By: raquel.alexandria@edgeprop.sg | Posted on: Oct 14, 2019

Property investors and buyers are you ready? 2019 seems to be the year of condo launches; setting the property marketing in Singapore abuzz.

Therefore, to help you make the best property decision we will continue our series of new condo launches within 500m of a MRT station. This time it will be those within 500m of a Downtown Line (DTL) Station.




Downtown Line (DTL)

The Downtown Line (DTL) runs from Bukit Panjang (DT1) to Expo (DT35) and includes prominent stops like Little India and Tampines Interchange.

Those who live near the Downtown Line also have easy access to indulge in their favorite hobbies. Nature lovers have the option of alighting at Bukit Panjang MRT (DT1) to explore Zhenghua Nature Park while art lovers could alight at Bendemeer (DT23) to explore the Chinese-Baroque styled Peranakan shophouses of Petain Road. Foodies can enjoy mouth-watering Indian dishes from the moment they step out of Little India (DT12) station.

New planned projects on the line include: Mayfair Modern, Fourth Avenue Residences, Dunearn 386 (Former Dunearn Court), Royalgreen (Former Royalville), Pullman Residences Newton (Dunearn Gardens) & The Antares.

Future projects on this line include: The redevelopment of Goh & Goh Building & Chancery Court


Royalgreen (Former Royalville)

Location: Bukit Timah Road, District 10

Closest MRT Station: Sixth Avenue (DT7)

Ownership Type: Freehold

Developer: ‎Allgreen Properties Limited (Sky Top investments Pte Ltd)

Total Units: 285

Expected Launch: 4Q 2019




Royalgreen (Former Royalville) was successfully sold to Allgreen Properties for S$477.94 million, well above the asking price of S$368 million. This translates the selling price to S$1960 psf ppr. This 285 unit freehold development is located along Bukit Timah Road and a short walking distance from the Sixth Avenue (DT7) station where prestige ties in with privacy.

Schools and Plus Points:

This development is located within the prestigious school belt. Schools located within this vicinity include: National Junior College, Methodist Girls’ School, Raffles Girls’ Primary school and Nanyang Girls’ High School.


Recommended For:

This upcoming freehold condo is best for families who hope to enroll their kids in one of these prestigious schools or who want to be within this school belt. It is also suitable for those who want to live in a quiet but prestigious location without having to be in the city itself.

Pricing:

Prices start from S$1.70xM for 2 bedroom units.

Useful Resources

1)  For price trends, recent transactions, other project info, check out Royalgreen project details page

2)  For the latest Royalgreen listings, click here​

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Dunearn 386 (Former Dunearn Court)

Location:  Dunearn Road, District 11

Closest MRT Station:  Botanic Gardens (DT9)

Ownership Type: Freehold

Developer: ‎R.H Central Pte Ltd

Total Units:36

Expected TOP: 3Q 2022




Dunearn 386 is a freehold development located in the heart of District 11. The site was formerly held by Dunearn Court, which has been successfully en bloc-ed to Roxy-Pacific Holdings for S$36.3 million. Dunearn 386 is located within walking distance from Botanic Garden MRT (DT9) and Tan Kah Kee MRT(DT8).

Schools and Plus Points:

There are many established schools in the vicinity of Dunearn 386 such as National Junior College, Hwa Chong Institution and Nanyang Girls’ High School. The condo is also near the Famous Adam Road Food Centre and Empress Market where residents can enjoy a wide array of local delights. Residents who enjoy fitness and greenery would be delighted to know that the Botanic Gardens, a UNESCO World Heritage Site tropical garden is just a stroll away.

Recommended For:

This freehold development is suitable for those who wish to feel like they are living in an oasis within a forest where tranquility would be key. It is also a great fit who those who seek great accessibility due to its location or for families who are keen to be near established schools for their children.

Pricing:

TBA

Useful Resources

1)  For price trends, recent transactions, other project info, check out Dunearn 386 (Former Dunearn Court) project details page

2)  For the latest Dunearn 386 (Former Dunearn Court) listings, click here

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The Antares 

Location:  19-25 Mattar Road, District 14

Closest MRT Station:  Mattar (DT 25)

Ownership Type: 99 years Leasehold

Developer: ‎FSKH Development Pte Ltd

Total Units:265

Expected TOP: 4Q 2022




The Antares is an upcoming development by FSKH Development and will have a total of 265 exclusive units. These units would be a mix of 1 to 4 bedroom units. Being located at the city fringe ensures easy commuting options for all. Future residents will be delighted to know that this condo will be right next to Mattar MRT (DT25).

Schools and Plus Points:

The strategic position of this development ensures that residents have tons of amenities in and outside of their condo such as being close to  Paya Lebar Quarter, NEX Mall and Bidadari Park. Parents can be assured that some of the most popular schools such as Cedar Girls’ Secondary, Canossa Convent Primary, and the upcoming Nexus International School are all closeby to this condo.

Recommended For:

This development is suitable for those who wish to live close to a mature estate as well as to the city without having to pay the high prices that come with it.

Pricing:

Prices start from S$789,000 for one-bedroom units.

Useful Resources

1)  For price trends, recent transactions, other project info, check out The Antares project details page

2)  For the latest The Antares listings, click here

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Mayfair Modern

Location:  2 Rifle Range Road, District 21

Closest MRT Station:  King Albert Park (DT 6)

Ownership Type: 99 years Leasehold

Developer: Oxley Holding Limited (Citrine Property Pte Ltd)

Total Units: 171

Expected TOP: 4Q 2024




Mayfair Modern is an upscale condo in the prime district 21. This upcoming condo by Citrine Property draws the concept from the area in west end London to exude the feel of vintage luxury. The condo will also be close to King Albert Park MRT (DT6) making it very accessible for future residents to get around.


Schools and Plus Points:

Some of the top schools like Nanyang Methodist Girls, Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary School as well as Raffles Girls primary school are all within the vicinity of this property. There are also tons of restaurants and shopping facilities around the area to cater to the various needs of future residents.

Recommended For:

This leasehold development is suitable for those who love the idea of living in apartments that have a vintage luxury feel to them all the while having necessary amenities such as shopping malls and transport links close by.

Pricing:

Prices start from S$993,000 for one-bedroom units.

Useful Resources

1)  For price trends, recent transactions, other project info, check out Mayfair Modern project details page

2)  For the latest Mayfair Modern listings, click here​

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Fourth Avenue Residences

Location:  18 Fourth Avenue, District 10

Closest MRT Station:  Sixth Avenue (DT7)

Ownership Type: 99 years Leasehold

Developer: Allgreen Properties Limited (Valleypoint Investments Pte Ltd)

Total Units: 476

Expected TOP: 4Q 2022




Fourth Avenue Residences is a 99-year leasehold property nestled in the heart of Bukit Timah. The development will comprise of 7 towers with 10 storeys each and a total of 476 residential units. Residents will get to choose from a mix of 1 to 4 bedroom units and enjoy the many facilities that the condo will offer. This project is also located near the Sixth Avenue MRT (DT7) making traveling a breeze.


Schools and Plus Points:

The condo is also near the prestigious school belt with some of the top schools like Nanyang Girls’ High School, Raffles Girls’ Primary School, Methodist Girls’ School, and Hwa Chong Institution all within a 2km radius. Moreover, there are lots of shopping options nearby such as The Grandstand, Bukit Timah Plaza and Beauty World Center. If that’s not enough orchard road’s shopping belt is just a 10-minute drive away.

Recommended For:

This property is ideal for those who wish to live in a cozy and prestigious enclave in the heart of  Bukit Timah. It is also ideal for professionals and expats due to its proximity to the Central Business District (CBD) without having to be in the center of the bustling city.

Pricing:

Prices start from S$1.057xM for one-bedroom units.

Useful Resources

1)  For price trends, recent transactions, other project info, check out Fourth Avenue Residences project details page

2)  For the latest Fourth Avenue Residences listings, click here​

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Pullman Residences Newton (Former Dunearn Gardens)

Location:  18 Dunearn Gardens, District 11

Closest MRT Station:  Newton (DT 11)

Ownership Type: Freehold

Developer: EL Development Pte Ltd

Total Units: 340

Expected TOP: TBA




Pullman Residences Newton is an upcoming freehold development in prime district 11 by EL Development Ptd Ltd. It will comprise a total of 340 residential units. Being located in the Core Central Region (CCR) residents can have plenty of shopping, dining and lifestyle options at their fingertips. The condo will also be located just a 5-minute walk from the Newton MRT (DT11) Station.

Schools and Plus Points:

This condo is close to top schools like Anglo-Chinese Primary School, Hwa Chong Institution, Nanyang Primary School and Singapore Chinese Girls’ School making it an attractive option for those with children. The famous Newton Food Centre is also a short walking distance away for those who have a tendency to have late-night suppers; not forgetting the famous orchard road shopping belt which also offers plenty of late-night dining spots for food lovers. Moreover, future residents will be accorded the Pullman Platinum status where they will receive perks such as free breakfast across the Pullman hospitality group globally.

Recommended For:

This property is ideal for those who wish to live in a branded residences and enjoy the prestige and amenities such as concierge services that come with the Pullman branding. It is also perfect for those who wish to live close to many lifestyles and transport options.

Pricing:

Prices start from S$1.00xM for 1 bedroom units.

Useful Resources

1)  For price trends, recent transactions, other project info, check out Pullman Residences project details page

2)  For the latest Pullman Residences Newton listings, click here​

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Chancery Court

Location:  36 Dunearn Rd, District 11

Closest MRT Station:  Newton (DT 11)

Ownership Type: 99 years Leasehold




Chancery Court which is located in prime district 11- Dunearn Road; was made up of 136 residential and eight strata commercial units. This Privatized HUDC estate was sold 6% higher than the reserve price of $390 million to a total of $401.777 million. This translates to $1,610 psf per plot ratio. The site is also conveniently located near Newton MRT( DT11) which serves as an important MRT Interchange to both the Downtown and North-South lines.

Schools and Plus Points:

St Joseph’s Institution Junior and Singapore Chinese Girls’ Primary School are some of the prestigious and popular schools that are located near this site. The area is also close to many shopping malls such as Velocity@ Novena Square, United Square and Square 2 which would be able to cater to all the needs of future residents.

Useful Resources

1)  For price trends, recent transactions, other project info, check out the Chancery Court project details page

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Goh & Goh Building

Location:  140 Upper Bukit Timah Road, District 21

Closest MRT Station:  Beauty World (DT 5)

Ownership Type: Freehold




Goh&Goh Building was a four storey freehold mixed-use property at 140 Upper Bukit Timah Road. The site was sold at a collective sale of S$101.5 million to BBR Holdings subsidiary Alika Properties Pte Ltd. The site is located right next to Beauty World MRT( DT5) along the downtown line.

Schools and Plus Points:

The project is next to Beauty World MRT (DT5) which makes it accessible and convenient when it comes to commuting. It is also located near Beauty World Centre, Bukit Timah Plaza and Bukit Timah Shopping Centre which would enable future residents to shop to their heart’s content. More schools such as Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary School and Bukit Timah Primary School are all near this site as well which makes this site a pretty desirable one.

Useful Resources

1)  For price trends, recent transactions, other project info, check out the Goh&Goh Building Apartment project details page

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