Where are tenants looking to rent in 2018?

By EdgeProp Singapore / EdgeProp | March 13, 2018 8:00 AM SGT
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Getting an idea on where people are looking for property can help investors understand where the hot commodities are, and where there could be room for negotiation.
To help better understand consumer preference, we rounded up the Top 5 areas that are getting the most interest from property renters in Singapore, based on EdgeProp’s database from September 2017 to March 2018.
Top 5 most-searched districts by property renters on EdgeProp from Sept 2017 to Feb 2018
1) District 9 (Orchard, Cairnhill, River Valley)
Aspen Heights recorded the highest rental transaction volume in district 9 over the past year.
Prime district 9 covers areas such as Cairnhill, River Valley and Orchard, which is home to the city-state’s largest shopping and entertainment belt. It is also surrounded by prestigious international schools, embassies and private recreational clubs.
Based on URA data, district 9 condos with the highest rental transaction volumes from January 2017 to January 2018 are as follows: Aspen Heights, Rivergate, OUE Twin Peaks, UE Square and Cairnhill Nine.
Potential tenants looking for easy accessibility to MRT stations would likely consider Aspen Heights and UE Square, as both are just a few minutes’ walk to Fort Canning MRT station, while Cairnhill is located less than 500m from Orchard MRT station. Find more district 9 properties near MRT stations here.
2) District 10 (Ardmore, Bukit Timah, Holland Road, Tanglin)
D'Leedon recorded the highest rental transaction volume in district 10 over the past year.
This posh district offers a good mix of nature and...