Singapore Property Market Trends and Outlook

Monitor the Singapore property market trends and improve your market timing. Learn when the key drivers of the property cycle typically peak in the past and the resultant impact on property prices, to get a glimpse of what might lie ahead for our property market.

Singapore Property Price Index

Private Residential Property Price Index

This chart plots the private residential property price index (PPI) and its percentage over the previous quarter. The index, compiled quarterly by URA, is the ratio of the current price per square metre compared to that in the 4th Quarter of 1998. It is used to monitor the price movement of all private properties...


Singapore Property Price Index by Property Type

PPI by Property Type

This chart plots the overall property price index for private residential properties against the sub-indices for landed and non-landed residential properties in Singapore. Landed property refers to detached houses, semi-detached houses, terrace houses, townhouses...


Singapore Property Price Index by housing type

PPI by Housing Type

This chart plots the sub-indices for detached houses, semi-detached houses, terrace houses, apartments and condominiums. The chart can help us identify the housing type that is currently outperforming the others.



HDB Resale Price Index and Singapore Property Price Index

HDB Resale Price Index and PPI

This chart plots the HDB resale price index against the property price index for private residential properties. The HDB resale price index tracks the overall price movement of the public residential market and is calculated by the Housing and Development Board (HDB) using resale transactions...


Rental Index and Singapore Property Price Index

Rental Index and PPI

This chart plots the rental index against the property price index for private residential properties. The rental index is the ratio of the current rental per square metre per month compared with that in 4th Quarter 1998. It is compiled by the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) and is used to...


Vacancy Rate and Singapore Property Price Index

Vacancy Rate and PPI

This chart plots the vacancy rate for private residential properties against the property price index. The vacancy rate is the percentage of the existing stock that is vacant and is based on surveys carried out by URA. Due to the large number of private residential units...


Percentage of Sub-Sale and Singapore Property Price Index

Percentage of Sub-Sales and PPI

This chart plots the percentage of sub-sales for private residential properties against the property price index. Sub-sale is defined as the sale of a unit by one who has signed an agreement to purchase the unit from a developer or a subsequent purchaser before the...


Supply in Pipeline and Singapore Property Price Index

Supply in Pipeline and PPI

This chart plots the supply in pipeline against the private residential property price index. The supply in the pipeline statistics, compiled by URA, covers all developments under construction as well as planned developments with...


Unemployment Rate and Singapore Property Price Index

Unemployment Rate and PPI

This chart plots the unemployment rate against the property price index for private residential property. The unemployment rate is compiled monthly by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) and is defined as the percentage of unemployed persons to the total number of economically active persons...


3 Month SIBOR and Singapore Property Price Index

3 Month SIBOR and PPI

This chart plots the 3 Month SIBOR against the private residential property price index. The SIBOR (Singapore Interbank Offered Rate) is fixed by the Association of Banks in Singapore. It represents the unsecured funds or rates that banks and financial institutions in Singapore....


STI and Singapore Property Price Index

Straits Times Index and PPI

This chart plots the FTSE Singapore Straits Times Index (STI) against the property price index for private residential properties. The STI is a capitalization-weighted stock market index that is regarded as the benchmark index for the Singapore stock market. It tracks the performance of...


Per Capita GDP and Singapore Property Price Index

Per Capita GDP and PPI

This chart plots the Singapore's per capita GDP against the private residential property price index. The per capita GDP statistics are compiled by the Department of Statistics (Singstat). GDP refers to the aggregate value of the goods and services produced in the economic territory of Singapore.


Population and Singapore Property Price Index

Population and PPI

This chart plots the Singapore's total population against the property price index for private residential properties. The population data are compiled by Singstat. Data for 1980 and earlier Censuses refer to all persons present in Singapore and enumerated on Census Day...


Population Growth and Singapore Property Price Index

Population Growth and PPI

This chart plots the Singapore's population growth rate against the private residential property price index. The growth rate is computed using population estimates based on de facto concept (i.e. The person is present in the country when enumerated at the reference period) by Singstat.


Housing Stock and Singapore Property Price Index

Housing Stock and PPI

This chart plots the housing stock against the private residential property price index. The housing stock (or supply) refers to completed units, whether occupied or unoccupied, that is available for physical occupation. Singapore's total housing stock comprises HDB flats...


Housing Stock Growth and Singapore Property Price Index

Housing Stock Growth and PPI

This chart plots the housing stock growth against the property price index for private residential properties. The housing stock growth (or year-on-year change) is derived by singaporepropertycycle.com.sg using the housing stock figures from URA.



Population to Housing Stock Ratio and Property Price Index

Population to Housing Stock Ratio and PPI

This chart plots the population to housing stock ratio against the property price index. The population to housing stock ratio is derived by singaporepropertycycle.com.sg using the population figures from Singstat and the housing stock figures from URA. The ratio can be used...


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