We kick-started the new year with a Property Club Singapore education seminar titled “Reading Property Signs in the Year of the Dog”. I used the occasion to share with the audience the property strategies for homebuyers and investors in the year of the earth dog. The presentation can be summed up with five key advice.

Advice #1: It’s all but a tail-chasing game.

I receive many messages from people asking me for advice about buying properties. Honestly, I am not motivated to reply at all. No matter what I say, they will do it their way afterwards. Sooner or later they will regret doing so and come back for advice again. After I get back to them, they still don’t know what to do and ask for more advice. Then they continue to do it their own way … The vicious cycle goes on and on.

We see a similar vicious