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Over-subscription of the Seraph Site – Bidadari BTO

If a home buyer was required to bleed the same amount for a home with great inconvenience & inaccessibility, compared with one that comes with immense convenience & accessibility, the choice is a no-brainer… Continue reading

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Raising the Bar for a Stronger & Sustainable Future

It wasn’t too long ago that I shared an opinion that the present day Green Buildings/ Green-Mark policies & initiatives are merely showmanship and status quo; that may not have the best interest of energy conservation. Well, now, the good … Continue reading

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Looking back & forth

2012 in general has been a good year for some people (on this island), and was not something worth shouting about for the multitude. Just a brief recap on some of the highlights for the past year: Somewhere around the … Continue reading

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NOM-NOM-NOMing

As it appears, more people other than me have concerns with regards to the exponentially escalated public housing prices issue. The talk of the town today has finally raised legitimate questions towards how the relevant authorities have structured their pricing … Continue reading

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How to engage reverse gear…

In countries that take environmental responsibility seriously, the government & respective agencies are generous in advocating & investing in healthy practices to reduce wastes, conserve/ farm energies, reduce carbon emission etc. The solutions come in the form of heavy subsidies … Continue reading

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Same-same but different

Globally, we see increasing numbers of high rise residential developments popping up, particularly in cities where population/inhabitant numbers spike. The disparity usually is in the material costs applied to construct in accordance to the design variants. Nonetheless, the structural materials … Continue reading

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A “Prison” for a Home?

In case you’ve been wondering what’s happened to me in the past few weeks after the change of a new calendar, well, I must confess that I’ve been swarmed for quite a fair bit. There were the back to back … Continue reading

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