Sheltering from the Natural Elements – Awning and Shelter Options
Renowned for its steady, luscious climate, Singapore is something of a tropical island paradise. But with prolific rainfall alongside humid temperatures, elemental damage to your landed property is a real concern. Landed properties in Singapore are luxurious and functional – constructed with impeccable taste without compromising on practicalities – and you want to look after them. (more…)
3 best water features you can have for your bungalow
A fine bungalow is a great investment, but it can soar to new heights when the surroundings are well maintained. Landscaping is very important, and adding water features can certainly improve the value of the property. It can also turn a bungalow into a much more inviting home that you and your family can be proud of.
Here are three of the best water features to consider: (more…)
Bungalow Style Homes Are the Perfect Fit For Sustainable Construction
Bungalows are beautiful and charming homes that perhaps only a select few can proudly own, especially so here in Singapore. The roots of such architecture traces back to Bengal, India in the 19th century, where British officers and administrators constructed these houses based on the native architectural design while incorporating British elegance and style. (more…)
Landscaping Design for Landed Houses
Credits : Goosen
Landed houses are a hot commodity in Singapore, and it is the prestige of owning land that many buyers are attracted to. In order to maintain or even increase the value of a landed property, landscape design is key.
Paying respect to the land and the traditions of Singapore must be held in balance against following modern trends and the current market. Here are some landscaping design ideas that will suit any landed house, and give a touch of class above and beyond what the property provides. (more…)
How Can You Prevent Roof Leaks in Landed Property?
Singapore is home to stunning houses that boast functional design and bespoke construction. Those lucky enough to own such a home will attest to their splendour; their sheer brilliance conveys a great deal about the touch of class that is the benchmark of the architectural virtuosity in this island city-state. (more…)
7 Stunning Houses You Didn’t Know Existed
Singapore is alive with stunning architecturally designed homes. Many architects and design experts have forged their careers in this south-east Asian gem of a cosmopolitan paradise. Singapore is a magnet for international talent, and features some of the most stunning and remarkable houses in Asia. Here is a collection of must-sees when in Singapore: (more…)
Good Class Bungalows – A Piece of Paradise?
Credits: Property Guru
Good Class Bungalows are a special type of development with restrictions placed on the type of architecture and space taken of a building on a residential land plot, and gazetted by the Urban Redevelopment Authority. In Singapore, these limited availability, coveted and exclusive locales are seen as prestigious and in high demand. (more…)
A Touch Of Class – The Best Bungalow Makeovers In Singapore
The crown jewels of the Singapore property market, Good Class Bungalows are the most sought-after properties in the city, and with good reason. With new land only opening up through reclamation projects, the chance to have your own backyard is extremely tempting for those with the resources to make it happen. This also makes them a unique canvas for architects and interior designers, giving them a chance to practice an entirely separate craft from that of styling condominiums. The level of freedom they offer both owner and designer means that they frequently become canvasses for the city’s most daring design projects. At MDS Interiors, we want to inspire our clients to be bold when renovating their home, so we’ve put together this short article of the city’s most stunning bungalow makeovers. Read on and discover something that could become a part of your life. (more…)
Five Ways To Remodel Your Landed House
Those lucky enough to own a landed home in Singapore don’t just enjoy an exceptional standard of living, but an unequalled opportunity to create something truly unique, unbounded by the restrictions of a condominium. For those considering a transformation of their space, we encourage you to carefully consider the overall vision that you will bring to the design process. To help you on the first few steps of this journey towards a cohesive theme for your home, we’ve collected a few examples of the more popular styles seen across Singapore’s Good Class Bungalows. Read on to learn more. (more…)
Where To Buy Luxurious Property In Singapore?
Real estate is one of the most precious commodities in Singapore, and it’s no wonder why. At only 277 sq mi, the city is half the size of Los Angeles, making space a premium asset. A slow but steadily growing population and a constant circulation of expats into and out of the country has led the government to taking on ambitious land reclamation projects in order to boost supply. Despite several years of slow-down, property prices remain one of the highest in the world, true to Singapore’s reputation as a global city and an international hub of business and finance. (more…)