Understanding The Antares | This ninety-nine years leasehold development has something for everyone. If you’re looking for a comfy development, The Antares got your longings solved.
This development is located beside Mattar MRT and near the Paya Lebar Quarter.
In addition, this development is situated between Macpherson and Aljunied which is very close to town resulting in an easy movement and deprives you of the bustles that might happen when traveling. This development is named after the red supergiant star which is conspicuous in the Scorpius constellation.
What makes this development even better is its proximity to the Mattar MRT, it’s just a 1-minute walk to the MRT station on the Downtown Line, thus making traveling to business districts such as Telok Ayer, a breeze and other hubs including Paya Lebar convenient.
Likewise, Paya Lebar MRT is on the East-West lines and Circle, therefore, bringing those walking to the stations like Bishan, Promenade, and Changi Airport easily. The Mattar area close to this development is also lively with lots of activities and is therefore set to include several new product changes.
Nonetheless, there is one of the big changes in District 14 that is transpiring besides Mattar, in Macpherson. 3 blocks have been picked for (SERS), Selective En bloc Redevelopment Scheme in the 2nd quarter of 2013. Therefore, the affected residents will be transferred to newly established replacement flats in Circuit Road.
In this case, SERS will be of great benefit to the residents of this development due to the insertion of new amenities. Due to this revamping, the entire estate will have a modern look.
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Also, Kallang Alive is deemed to be another project to the West of Mattar that is certain to give new life to the surrounding of the Singapore Sport Hub. The project will entail 6 new developments for sports aficionados and athletes to train and play. Moreover, in 2025, the area is anticipated to incorporate the new Singapore football hub, tennis center, and the first cycling velodrome to be established in Singapore under the Youth Hub.
So, if you like jogging, you’ll be happy to hear that an additional project under Kallang Alive is Kapal Benaan Green, a community park with running trails and play areas. Benaan Kapal Green will therefore couple with the other 2 park connectors close to this development. The first park is Pelton Canal Park Connector that passes through Geylang Bahru and Bidadari Park that will be an effective place for birdwatchers.
In addition to that, The Antares is also near some of the employment hubs including Central Business District (CBD), Paya Lebar Quarter (PLQ), and Changi Business Park (CBP). And many companies are eyeing these hubs for office spaces.
The hub provides superb lifestyle elements such as the PLQ Mall and the residential towers. On the flip side, the project is situated ten minutes away from the Kallang-Paya Lebar Expressway and Pan Island Expressway (PIE) and fifteen minutes away from the CBD passing through Nicoll Highway.
To add to that, Mattar is a good place for families packed with 2 things that support Singaporeans: they include mouth-watering food and Good schools.
Some of the schools near this development include Canossa Catholic Primary School which is a 4-minute walk whilst Geylang Methodist Primary and Secondary School are a 4-minute drive away. Outside is St Andrew’s Village consisting of a secondary school, junior school, and junior college.
The Antares units range from 1-bedroom apartments to 4-bedroom apartments, out of 265 units, a 2-bedroom takes up to 164 units. Each unit is furnished with a high ceiling and well-equipped with quality fittings and smart community and appliances by Bosch and Duravit.