After months of intensive research on the residential property sectors, my wife and I have decided to proceed with purchasing our second property here in Singapore. Just yesterday, we’ve submitted the cheque, went to the lawyer and signed everything that we needed to settle. We’ve never previously thought of the idea that we’d be buying a second home, especially in an expensive country like Singapore where private property was rated the second most expensive in the world according to a report from CBRE (source article here). Why Buy Now? But we were bounded by circumstances, in particular the fact that we rented out our bigger units a few months back and had to move in to our in-laws place in the interim. It was never the most ideal situation for the longer term because of many reasons and soon we were on the look out for a place