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Does Renting For Life Ever Make Sense In Singapore?

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Ryan J

A seasoned content strategist with over 17 years in the real estate and financial journalism sectors, Ryan has built a reputation for transforming complex industry jargon into accessible knowledge. With a track record of writing and editing for leading financial platforms and publications, Ryan’s expertise has been recognised across various media outlets. His role as a former content editor for 99.co and a co-host for CNA 938’s Open House programme underscores his commitment to providing valuable insights into the property market.

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Abhishek Rathi
Abhishek Rathi
6 days ago

Nice article. Would help if some financial analysis on rent vs buy was presented considering rental yields, typical appreciation, inflation, etc!

Stacked Homes
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2 hours ago
Reply to  Abhishek Rathi

Thanks for your feedback! We’ll see how we can include this in future articles 🙂

Damien
Damien
6 days ago

Hmm down payment and initial upfront cost for said 5M property is approx 1.2M. With a return of 8% per annum, that’s 100K, enough to pay for rental of the serviced apartment without touching the principal, and with no mortgage. Also, no worries about the property getting old and outdated, just move to a new place.

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