Buying a Jurong East Condo
If you are planning to buy a new home in Jurong East, there are a few things you need to consider. While deciding which Jurong East condos to buy, it is important to consider the costs and payment options. You should be aware of the strict lending guidelines for Jurong East condos, which are mandated by Singapore Banks. In particular, you need to understand the TDS ratio (Total Debt Service Ratio) before signing a mortgage agreement.
Tengah Garden Walk
If you’re looking for a new condo in Singapore, you should check out Tengah Garden Walk EC. This upcoming development is set near the Jurong Region Line, which will provide enhanced transportation connectivity for western Singapore. Designed with green architecture and scenic views, the EC will feature modern amenities like a fitness centre, swimming pool, and balconies overlooking lush greenery.
The Tengah Garden Walk is set to be an eco-friendly oasis for residents. It will connect residents with nature by providing access to designated walking and cycling paths. The development will also be conveniently located near the Jurong Lake District, Singapore’s second central business district. Moreover, the community will be well connected to the Jurong Innovation District, an upcoming cluster of offices and hotels. It is also near major transport nodes, so residents of this new condo will have no problem getting to work or school.
Bukit Batok MRT station
The EC in Bukit Batok is a new residential development in the prime Bukit Batok neighborhood, near the Bukit Batok MRT station. The new 375-unit development is set on a site of 12,449.3 square metres. It will be surrounded by a hillside nature park and will offer excellent public transport access. The project was developed by award-winning developer Qingjian, which has developed landmark properties around the world.
The Bukit Batok EC is also near Bukit Batok MRT station and the Le Quest mall. The latter is just five minutes’ walk away. In addition, it is well-located in the Bukit Batok neighbourhood, with over 10,000 households living within 500 metres. It also features a gym and swimming pool. The complex is also convenient to Tengah new town.
Lakeside MRT station
The Jurong East Condo is near the Lakeside MRT station and offers an unobstructed view of Jurong Lake. Its bid exceeded property consultants’ expectations. They had estimated that the site would fetch a top bid of $600 psf ppr when the site was launched last November. The high bid also shows that the cooling measures have not dampened confidence in the market. Some developers said that the top bid could have been higher if the site had been available without the cooling measures.
The Lakeside MRT station is located on the East West Line. This station is also well connected to major roads such as Pan Island Expressway. The area is expected to be well served by the Jurong East integrated transport hub which is set to be completed by 2027. It will contain a bus interchange, public facilities and retail spaces.
Jurong East MRT station
Jurong East station is a multi-purpose transport interchange and town centre station on the Jurong Region Line. It has six platforms, three island platforms and four tracks. Upon completion, the station will serve the Jurong Community Hospital and Ng Teng Fong General Hospital. It also provides a bus interchange. The station will eventually be part of the Jurong Region Line Phase 2, which is due to be completed by 2028.
Jurong East MRT station is one of three fully elevated MRT interchange stations in Singapore, and the only one with a triple-island platform. It is also one of the four MRT stations in the Monopoly board game. The station opened on 5 November 1988, and the interchange will become operational by 2027.