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Industry Transformation Map to be created for Singapore's real estate sector
The real estate sector is the latest to have an Industry Transformation Map (ITM) developed for it, to help it transform and prepare for future challenges.
Property Agents: Fees and Responsibilities
In this article, we’ll learn more about property agents: their roles, fee structure, and whether you really need to hire a middleman at all.
Who should pay for the utilities: landlord or tenant?
Let’s take a look at the pros and factors to consider when it comes to deciding whether to include or exclude utilities in the monthly rent.
Housing Types in Singapore
This guide gives you an overview of all the housing types available in Singapore, and detailed descriptions on the characteristics of each.
Short term residential rentals illegal under new law
The use of private property for accommodation of less than six months was legislated as illegal in Singapore.
Good Faith Deposit vs. Security Deposit: Know the Difference
Good Faith Deposit and Security Deposit are two of the most common rental terms that could easily leave the uninitiated scratching their heads.
Tenant’s guide to property viewing
House viewing is an essential preliminary inspection of the unit, its surrounding environment, and amenities. It's also a change for you to interact with the landlord for the first time.
Electronic signatures: Paperless property management
Digital has replaced many things, including forms in industries such as property management.
Breaking the Lease: A guide for tenants and landlords
In this article, we look at the consequences of breaking the lease before it’s due and what you can do to minimize the other party’s inconvenience and losses.
Step-by-Step Guide to Tenant Screening for Landlords
Tenant screening is an important step in the rental process. A bad tenant carries significant financial risk, and can lead to a poor rental experience. With a little upfront investment, screening lets you prevent potentially huge losses.
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