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Why did the Swap Offer Rate Fall below Zero for the First Time in almost Nine Years?

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Singapore’s one-month swap offer rate has fallen below zero for the first time since August 2011. This comes after the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) eased monetary policy to cope with the impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Why did this happen and what d... Continue reading
Posted on May 23, 2020

HDB May 2020 BTO Launch – Some 3,900 New Flats Up for Grabs

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Due to the current COVID-19 Circuit Breaker measures lasting till at least 1 June 2020, the BTO launch scheduled for May will be deferred until further notice. This only means that you will have more time to consider your options when HDB finally launches these exciting... Continue reading
Posted on April 30, 2020

What is Annual Value (AV) of Property? Why does AV matter?

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Annual Value, or AV, is a key determinant and metric used to assess your eligibility for many government schemes, such as the GST Voucher and the recent Self-Employed Person Income Relief Scheme (SIRS). It is also used to assess the amount of property tax you must pay a... Continue reading
Posted on April 20, 2020

A Step-by-Step Guide: How Deferred Mortgage Loan Payments Work

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Following the news on banks allowing individuals to defer their mortgage loans, you might be wondering so what does this all mean for me? How much will I have to pay if I defer my loan? How much will my principal amount and interest be next year when my loan resumes? Sh... Continue reading
Posted on April 9, 2020

How to Defer Your Mortgage Loan Payments Depending on Your Bank

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As part of measures to ease financial strain due to COVID-19, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has recently announced that individuals can apply to defer their property loans. The application process and specific details will differ depending on the bank your m... Continue reading
Posted on April 4, 2020