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News Peter Lin

It was an interesting day in Parliament when Dr Jamus Lim of the Workers' Party gave his maiden speech. Of interest to us, the concept of "remortgaging" came up! We discuss what Dr Jamus and Mr Sitoh Yih Pin were actually talking about.

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News David Baey

Despite the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, on top of entering Singapore's worst recession since independence, property prices aren't falling... yet. Our CEO, David Baey shares his insights about what this means for the property market in the near future.

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Refinancing Peter Lin

It is definitely a good idea to refinance your housing loan in Singapore. The main reason is to save money in the long run, but you can also enjoy other benefits offered by the banks! However, take the time to learn more about the fees and costs involved in refinancing before you make your decision.

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News Peter Lin

What will the newly elected 14th Parliament be addressing regarding mortgage and housing loan rates? We took a look back at 3 times earlier this year when the 13th Parliament discussed these issues.

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Refinancing Peter Lin

DBS has announced two unique 5 year fixed rate packages, but which one is better for HDB owners looking to refinance? We did the math so that you don't have to.

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News Peter Lin

When one bank in Singapore announced they were raising their interest rate floor, the backlash was swift. But what is an interest rate floor and are banks allowed to raise it? I mean... it's supposed to be a FLOOR, right?

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Interest Rates Peter Lin

For the past five years, fixed deposit linked rates like DBS FHR8 have been a unique proposition in the mortgage industry. But are they truly as low a risk? This is what we found out in 2020.

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Home Loan Peter Lin

Are you buying an HDB flat in Singapore? Then you'll have to confront a perennial question: is taking an HDB loan better, or should you go with a bank loan? We weigh the pros and cons of each decision.

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Home Loan Peter Lin

Looking for a conveyancing lawyer in Singapore? How much does conveyancing cost? Before we answer any of these questions about conveyancing fees, here are 3 things you should know

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News Peter Lin

On 31 March 2020, MAS announced a slew of financial relief measures for individuals, especially those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and the economic downturn. So should you apply for mortgage deferment?