When it comes to buying your home, it goes without saying that we want to (and should) rack in as much savings as humanly possible and get the best home loan in Singapore. We are talking about something that takes 2–3 decades to pay off after all! It is possibly the biggest purchase of our lifetime. Whether you are refinancing your home loan or taking a new loan, this guide provides you with the current best rates. Resources on the
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Increasing interest rates have begun to appear more often onto headlines of property articles and that could signal a shift towards home loan refinancing. Firstly, the important thing to note about loans is the interest rate involved. Also, news had been rampant over the possibility of multiple interest rate hikes this year. In order to capture these current interest rates before it increases or get pulled out from the market, the answer is quite straightforward: consider refinancing your home loan.
Renovating your home can be a substantial expense. Depending on your choice of design theme, scope of work involved, resale or new flat, private or HDB, the entire renovation cost can vary greatly. According to interior design platform Redbrick Homes, the expected renovation cost can range from $30,000/$40,000 (3-room HDB BTO/Resale flat) to $50,000/$65,000 (5-room HDB BTO/Resale flat). Forking out this lump sum at a go can be a stretch for many, especially for newlyweds who have just spent on
Redbrick Conversations with Clemence Lee, Executive Director of Singapore Capital Market division, CBRE
Redbrick Mortgage Advisory is honoured to interview Mr. Clemence Lee, the current Executive Director of the Singapore Capital Market division, CBRE. He focuses and assists clients in terms of divestments and the acquisition of investment properties. This includes commercial buildings, retail malls, residential land, boutique hotels, conservation shophouses and strata commercial offices. Over the last 2 years, Clemence has been involved in over $3 billion worth of deals, some of which include major transactions such as One George Street ($1.28
Redbrick Mortgage Advisory is honoured to interview Mr. William Wong, Founder and Managing Director of Realstar Premier Group. Established in 2001, Realstar Premier Group has since transacted more than 2,000 landed properties, and over $14 billion worth of landed transactions. With 70 agents specializing in transactions for the landed arena, Realstar Premier Group has stellar results of 29 Good Class Bungalow (GCB) transactions in 2020. Q. Where do you stay? Is there a spot where you often go for food?
Redbrick Mortgage Advisory is honoured to interview Ms. Sarah Ng, KEO of SN Real Estate, a boutique agency in Singapore that is focused on delivering quality real estate solutions in the industrial and commercial sector to their diverse range of clients. Sarah Ng helms as the founder and key executive officer of SN Real Estate. She has more than a decade of experience in the real estate industry and have held managerial and leadership roles across planning, design, sales and
Redbrick Mortgage Advisory is honoured to interview Mr. Jansen Kok, Partner and Key Executive Officer of AsiaPac Real Estate Services (APRES), with 16 years of experience in the Real Estate industry. Jansen’s role involves outreach and business development. With years of real estate experience, Jansen and his partners started a company – AsiaPac Real Estate Services (APRES). Its core business is on corporate leasing and works mainly with corporate clients of big MNCs. APRES represents clients as their leasing partners
Redbrick Mortgage Advisory is honoured to interview Mr. Adam Wang, Key Executive Officer (KEO) of FER Properties, a franchisee of Coldwell Banker Real Estate Singapore. As KEO, Adam runs the daily operations of the agency and has led his close-knit team for the past 20 years. Adam also wears another hat as the President of Singapore Estate Agents Association (SEAA). With more than 5,000 members in this leading industry association, Adam works closely with his team and different stakeholders across
As the largest independent mortgage advisory firm in Singapore, the personal information from our clients is necessary for us to deliver the quality service we are offering. In line with this, Redbrick Mortgage Advisory (RBMA Pte Ltd) is very stringent with regards to protecting our clients’ information. Having financed more than 40,000 properties and transacted more than 30 billion in mortgages, we exercise good measures to keep our clients’ personal information safe especially in the digital era. We invest in
Redbrick Mortgage Advisory is honoured to interview Mr. Darren Teo, head of SHINE Group of ERA. Darren is a Senior Executive Group Division Director whose focus on property portfolio management serves a niche market. Humble and down-to-earth, Darren has worked with clients from all walks of life, including high-profile personalities. Today, Darren shares about his journey from a rookie real estate agent to a successful leader with a niche expertise. Q. What prompted you to start a career in real