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  1. Property - International - SINGAPORE

    Singapore home prices tipped to fall amid new cooling measures

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore Analysts say higher stamp duties, a tax on early resales and restrictions on loans could see a drop in values for the first time in five years House prices ... Corporate Bank and Barclays. Since Saturday, homebuyers have to pay 5 to 7 percentage points more in stamp duties. The government also added a levy for sellers of industrial buildings, whose values ...

  2. Property - International - SINGAPORE

    Singapore July home sales steady as curbs damp demand

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 05:21am by BLOOM

    ... higher stamp duties on home purchases and an increase in real estate taxes. Home prices in the city state fell for a third consecutive quarter in the three months to June, the longest losing ...

  3. Property - International - SINGAPORE

    Singapore new-home sales dive 65pc last month

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the red-hot property market, Singpore's government in January made it costlier for foreigners to buy property by raising stamp duties, and sharply increased minimum cash down payments ...

  4. Property - International - SINGAPORE

    Singapore's Marina Bay offers below-secondary market prices to lure Hong Kong buyers

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 05:12am by Sandy Li

    ... per cent stamp duty, they will still be paying an effective premium of 5 per cent on the secondary market. Cheung Kong, Hongkong Land and Singapore's and Keppel Land have turned to Hong ... per cent extra duty," Cheong said. ...

  5. Property - International - SINGAPORE

    Housing prices continue to rise in Singapore, prompting new curbs

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... than the previous quarter, the data showed. Private home rents increased 0.3 per cent in the quarter. The government measures in January included an increase in the stamp duty for homebuyers ...

  6. Property - International - SINGAPORE

    Singapore braces for further curbs after record home sales

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... on April 1. The latest property cooling measures in January, the seventh round of curbs in about four years, included an increase in the stamp duties for homebuyers of 5 percentage points ...

  7. Property - International - SINGAPORE

    Singapore home sales rise 43pc in wake of cooling action

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... round of property cooling measures," property broker, Knight Frank, said. The latest measures include an increase in the stamp duty for homebuyers of between 5 percentage points ...



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