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What You Need To Know About This Year's New BTO Launches
If you are eager to get a BTO flat in 2018, you can rest easy knowing that around 17,000 flats will be launched this year. This is comparable to the number of BTO flats that were launched in 2017, despite the seemingly downward trend over the past few years. Whether
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4 House-Hunting Tips Everyone Should Know
Hunting for a new home may appear to be a straightforward affair. We tell you about the pitfalls to watch out for. You check the classifieds, put in a quick search online, then suss out feasible options with the right price. The truth is, finding the right abode is rarely
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5 Things To Note When You Visit A Showflat
Just like shopping for a new car, a common pre-purchase ritual that most prospective homeowners go through is to visit a property showroom. Yet, simply making the trip down to one and viewing it seldom yields all the information necessary for making a purchasing decision. The reason behind this is
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All Ready To Purchase Your First Flat? Here Are 5 Factors To Consider Beforehand
Whether you're one half of a newly married couple or a single looking for their own pad, buying your first flat is probably the biggest, and most intimidating, purchase you'll make in your lifetime. But before committing to such an investment, here are some factors to consider first. Consider what
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4 Ways To Avoid Costly Mistakes Often Made By First-Time Home Buyers
Surfing Pinterest for inspiration or browsing through stacks of interior decor magazines can be really fun when you’re thinking of getting your home first. It’s easy to visualise your dream home, but to afford it is an entirely different matter. For many, owning their own house is a life-changing event.
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Singles Tell Us 6 Tips They Learnt As First Time Homeowners
It’s a rite of passage to think about or at least dream of owning your own property, especially when you’re single and reaching 35 – the age when you will be able to purchase a HDB flat under the Single Singapore Citizen Scheme. Let's hear straight from the horse’s mouth
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5 Things You Should Do Before Engaging An Interior Designer
Whatever reasons you might have for renovating your home, it's always beneficial to engage an interior designer, as their experience and creativity are invaluable in helping you design a home that's unique to you and your loved ones. But before you hire an interior designer, there are some things you
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8 Questions To Ask Yourself Before You Embark On A Major Home Renovation Project
Planning to renovate your home? Before embarking on the journey, make sure you have all your ducks in a row by asking yourself the following questions to ensure a smoother renovation process and results that are more likely to meet your vision. Which room or rooms do I want to
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Read These Expert Styling Tips Before Deciding On Your Home's Design Theme
Much like your sartorial preferences, the style of your personal living space reveals a lot about you. However, trying to pin down an interior look that you love and can continue to do so even after decades down the road can be daunting – especially when new trends and evolving
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6 Clever Ways To Save On Your Renovation
Financing a renovation can be tricky. Before you get started, read this first to find how you can hack your reno budget without sacrificing style or function. Flooring should be, above all, practical The good news here is that there are many flooring options for many different types of budgets.
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7 Common Lighting Mistakes To Avoid When Renovating Your Home
Interior lighting is not just a part of decor, it is also a functional piece of furnishing as well. Ignoring certain rules can lead to an excessive consumption of electricity or creating unwanted dark spaces, or even both. As such, when you're choosing which fixtures to install in your home,
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How To Clean Your Home After A Major Renovation
After what feels like forever, your renovation is finally over. Time to sit back and enjoy your new space? Not so fast. Your interior designers may have cleaned your apartment after the renovation but it might only just be on the surface, and soon you'll find yourself noticing specks of dust
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