Tips on making an offer for your potential home

Planning to purchase your own home? Congratulations! Buying a home is a big step, and the most challenging aspect of it is making the right offer for that dream home. A wrong offer can create a lot of problems. Therefore, it is very important to prepare yourself well for the mortgage process, searching for a home, and finally, making an excellent and ideal offer.

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6 Most expensive neighbourhoods in Singapore

When we say expensive in Singapore, we really mean world class with Singapore being ranked as the most expensive city in the world to reside in according to a 2018 Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) survey!

Without further ado, we have the crème de la crème of living options in Singapore:

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Best neighbourhoods perfect for expats

Different people have different connotations of what home means to them. For some people, it is a good value for space, for some it is the location that matters. Similarly, some look for amenities while others are just really practical and they just want somewhere that is cheap. A lot of people also have strict requirements of having a close commute or feeling like they are safe having things to do around them. Unlike other countries, most of Singapore’s housing population is apartment flats, but it doesn’t mean you’re not getting quality, homes like Parc Esta Condo ensure your apartment has the highest standards in comfort. Here are some neighbourhoods filled with landed properties that would make expats feel right at home.

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Neighbourhoods in Singapore with the best cafes

Singapore could be a really great taste of the diversity because of the local culture and the heritage of this little tiny country. Singapore was only founded in the early nineteenth century, and it gained its independence in the mid-1960s, so, it is a very new country in terms of world heritage. It is very modern, but it also celebrates its cultural diversity through its neighbourhoods and cafes. In every neighbourhood, you can find real true bits of local cultures like Indian cultures from all over India, Arab cultures from all over the Arab world and Chinese cultures from all over China.

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Star-studded neighbourhoods you’ll want to move in immediately

Singapore attracts a lot of people, who may visit for tourism or may intend to live there. Some of the popular tourist spots are already becoming crowded and seem to have become stale for those who live there or have been to Singapore a few times. These districts include Marina Bay District, Marina Bay Sands, Merlion Park, and the Esplanade Theatres. For a different environment, you may want to look at some neighbourhoods in these other areas.

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Top residential areas for young professionals

Though Singapore is a small country yet, it has a variety of fabulous neighbourhoods suitable for all kinds of people. Sometimes it gets overwhelming and confusing to choose between these neighbourhoods. As a professional, some factors are important to make your decision about living in a specific area. These include; proximity to your workplace, access to subway/bus stations, parking areas in buildings, affordable restaurants and cafes, cost of living, affordability of place and space available. Below are some of the neighbourhoods which are good for businessmen and young professionals:

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Singapore’s elite neighbourhoods and what sets them apart

A shelter is a basic need for any human being anywhere in the world, and lack of it is considered a tragedy and an indication of extreme poverty. Even animals in the wild go through the struggle of building their shelters from nests for birds to caves for bears. Everyone needs a place to sleep under each night for yourself and family.

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Seletar: The new generation of high-end homes

It is a widely accepted fact that home is more of a feeling than a place; where you sleep every night can be considered home only if it’s your comfort place. You need to feel comfortable and at peace in your house, for you to feel at home.

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Neighbourhoods in Singapore perfect for private couples

Looking for a place to settle down and eventually call home is not an easy task.  You have to be careful and choose neighbourhoods wisely because you may be making a life decision. You have to look for what suits your budget and lifestyle. The task of choosing a home becomes more difficult if you are in a committed relationship with someone because you have two people to consider before making a decision.

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Reasons why property prices are not dropping anytime soon

We all dream of owning a home. No one wishes to pay rent all their life. A roof over your head is a basic need, hence it is necessary to work towards achieving it. Depending on your financial situation, it’s not easy to have that dream realised. You may decide to either buy or build your home depending on your needs. If you decide to build, well you have the pleasure of creating your design and supervising every step. However, for you to take this route, you must have adequate time at your disposal, to run errands such as buying building materials and checking on the contractors.

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