Additional Stamp Duty For Singapore Properties

Today, the government introduced a new set of stamp duty taxes which are deemed to be unprecedented and the toughest laws currently to curb rising property prices. This comes […]

By |December 8th, 2011|Real Estate, Singapore|16 Comments

My Singapore Stock Portfolio End November 2011

This is an update to my Singapore Stock Portfolio for the Month end of October 2011. For previous months, please see

My Singapore Stock Portfolio End October 2011

My Singapore Stock […]

By |December 6th, 2011|Budgeting & Portfolio, Dividend Stocks, Singapore|8 Comments

Book Review: Millionaire Teacher by Andrew Hallam

I have just finished the book “Millionaire Teacher” by Andrew Hallam. It is an interesting read on the how Andrew became a millionaire on the back of hard work, […]

By |December 4th, 2011|Book Reviews|6 Comments

Understanding Malaysian REITs Part One – REIT Categories (Continued)

This post is a continuation of the previous post Understanding Malaysian REITs Part One – REIT Categories

Previously, we discussed Healthcare REITs, Pure Play Industrial REITs and Pure Play Retail […]

By |December 1st, 2011|Dividend Stocks, Malaysia|6 Comments

Comments on Recent Business Times Article – The REIT Myth Busted

There was an article published on Business Times on Monday ‘The REIT Myth Busted’ by Teh Hooi Ling. I read the article with great interest as I have significant […]

By |November 29th, 2011|Dividend Stocks|17 Comments

CapitaRetail China Trust – An Overlooked High Performance Retail REIT

Recent fears of property bubbles and increasing regulations on housing loans in China have created a huge drag on any stocks related to China property, especially Capitaland and CapitaMalls […]

By |November 28th, 2011|Dividend Stocks, Singapore|8 Comments

How Attractive Is Keppel REIT Acquisition of Ocean Financial Center Transaction?

Recently, there have been a lot of discussions surrounding the Keppel REIT acquisitions of Ocean Financial Center. There are many who criticize it as a conflict of interest, Keppel […]

By |November 25th, 2011|Dividend Stocks, Singapore|4 Comments

Calvin Yeo Is Now a Featured Blogger on CPF Personal Finance Website IM$avvy!

Just received word that Calvin Yeo, author of Making Passive Income is now a featured blogger at CPF Personal Finance Website IM$avvy!

IM$avvy is a personal financial planning educational website […]

By |November 23rd, 2011|Personal Development|4 Comments

My US Stock Portfolio End October 2011

It’s already past mid month and I have not even updated by US Portfolio yet! Well, better late than never. My US stocks have the lowest turnover among all […]

By |November 21st, 2011|Budgeting & Portfolio, Dividend Stocks, United States|14 Comments

Understanding Malaysia REITs Part One – REIT Categories

As a follow up to the series of Understanding Singapore REITs, I will also be introducing another series on understanding Malaysia REITs (MREITs). Malaysia REITs are fairly new compared […]

By |November 17th, 2011|Dividend Stocks, Malaysia, Real Estate|4 Comments

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