There are different kinds of residential property available in Singapore to cater the high number of investors and interested buyers in the area. Since there is a high demand for landed type properties there are several projects that offer it. And as a buyer you need to make sure that you are aware of the difference between the three types of landed properties which include Bungalow or also known as Detached, Semi-detached and Terrace houses. These projects are commonly indicated as strata or normal landed kind of property.
Before you buy or invest your money on certain property you need to know what you are actually getting. So to know the difference between the three different landed projects there’s just a few simple factors you need to remember. First know that the Bungalow or Detached kind of property that is free standing residential home within a piece of land. There is a variety of size of land where the project is created provided that it will have a minimum of 400 square meters for detached houses. Examples of detached houses can be found in Seven Crescent.
Second for semi-detached homes as the name suggest is only detached partially to other unit. There is a wall that connects it to another housing unit. You may find this kind of landed property in Whitley Residences. This is also similar to what the third type of landed property is, the Terrace. It usually has three units in a row that is only separated by a wall. Freehold landed development namely the Terra Villas in District 14, 999-year leasehold The Rosyth Collection; located in District 19 of Singapore and not forgetting the Charlton 18; also situated in District 19, another Freehold development. Freehold Urban Villas @ Paya Lebar Crescent has both Semi-Detached houses as well as Terrace houses.
As for the Strata landed housing or also known as a cluster housing means that you get to enjoy both owning a landed property in a low rise condominium style of living. You still get to enjoy facilities that use to only available in a condominium units like security, playground, swimming pool and many others, compared with owning a normal landed property that you just get your unit without the added perks.
The different landed development is available mainly in Singapore’s four Districts; that include 15, 16, 17, and 19. Owning or renting a landed property enables you to enjoy the kind of privacy that you dream of. And if you are able to buy strata landed property you can enjoy the perks of condo living without having to own a box in a building.