Shophouse transactions hit $1 billion for year to date, surpassing levels in 2019 and 2020

SINGAPORE – Shophouse transactions are hitting new highs, fuelled by the limited stock of conservation properties, low interest rates and strong demand from local and foreign investors. Investors, including family offices, high net-worth individuals and boutique real estate funds, are drawn to commercial shophouses, as they offer capital preservation during

Co-working operator JustCo to manage Metro's space in Tampines from third quarter of 2021

SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) – Co-working operator JustCo is set to manage a Metro Holdings space in Asia Green in Tampines from the third quarter of this year. In line with its asset-light strategy, JustCo signed a landmark agreement with T-Grand Property Holding, which owns and operates the property, leaving

Inside plush Hollywood mansion featured in The Godfather on market for £86m

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox The luxurious Hollywood mansion featured in The Godfather has been on the market for more than a decade without a buyer coming forward. A London-based estate agent has been drafted in to

Picture-perfect home has hidden ‘Alcatraz’ style prison underground in basement

A picturesque home which seems perfect on the outside in fact features a horrifying prison in its basement. The stunning cottage was a jailer's residence at the time of construction in 1878, located in New England, Vermont. However, despite the renovations the basement contains the original jail cells which may

Auckland property market: Buy this Remuera home and get a free Ford Mustang GT sports car

Auckland’s housing market might be red-hot, yet one Remuera home-seller is still going the extra mile to rev-up interest in his house. He’s thrown a $40,000 Ford Mustang GT into the deal. Buy the four-bedroom home at 1/725 Remuera Rd for $1.995 million, and you’ll also get your hands on

Property portal 99 Group to hire 100 tech staff over the next 12 months; appoints CTO

SINGAPORE – Property portal 99 Group is hiring around 100 additional technology staff over the next 12 months to boost its tech workforce. These include positions such as front- and back-end engineers, app developers, product managers, user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) designers and data analysts, said the Singapore-based