Singapore property

The retail scene in post-pandemic Singapore

THE retail sector is dynamic, constantly responding to varying needs and ever-evolving consumer behaviour. Transformed by the Internet, today's retail landscape is a different creature from what...

Singapore industrial market: A pandemic winner

THE United States is launching a US$1.9 trillion stimulus package that could catalyse global economic recovery and global trade volumes. This large economic rescue package will be a booster to...

Robinsons did not survive, but heartland malls just might

DEPARTMENT store Robinsons closed its last outlet in Singapore early this year after 162 years of operations. It shows how retail operators with physical outlets are struggling amid the relentless...

NEX mall owner bags S$900m green loan from DBS, OCBC and UOB

GOLD Ridge, the owner and developer of NEX, has bagged its maiden green loan totalling S$900 million from DBS, OCBC and UOB to refinance the shopping mall.

Suburban malls can still thrive despite retail disruption from online shopping

RETAIL operators with physical outlets are struggling due to the relentless rise of online shopping both in Singapore and overseas.

Office rents may stay lower for longer

THE recovery in office rents could be a protracted one as companies review their office space needs, while rents at older buildings are expected to remain under pressure amid a flight to quality...

Property taxes are likely first stop for wealth tax review

A REVIEW of wealth taxes to fund growing recurrent spending could centre on property taxes, with cooling measures potentially adjusted in tandem, say tax analysts.

BHG department stores in 'reinvention' mode, exploring new revenue streams

HOUSEHOLD name BHG Singapore is going big on "experiential" retail, digital payments and high-tech counters as it readies its business for drastic makeovers.

Guoco Midtown to bring 30 thematic gardens into Singapore's CBD

GUOCOLAND is weaving 30 gardens into a patch of Singapore's concrete jungle, as more developers take up the challenge to embed "green" features into their projects.

Property SMEs can get instant collateral-free loans under proptech, Validus tie-up

SMALL and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore's real estate and construction industries will be able to obtain upfront, collateral-free financing, under a new offering named Really eZFunds.