How to: Set-up a bank account in Singapore.
Here’s a quick guide on what you need to have when opening an account and the range of banking options out there. Things to consider What documents to prepare Expat-friendly…Read More
An infinite stay in a little slice of heaven
So we have decided to help you out. We interviewed a fellow expat who has been living and working in Singapore for the past year. Being a father of two…Read More
Co-Living in Singapore; what’s it about?
The concept of co-living is not entirely new in this small island. With outlets and options existing since 2016, it has taken a bit of time for the concept to…Read More
Office in the West? Here are our top 3 serviced apartment picks for you!
Maturing estates and more land in the west has seen the rise of many industries and job opportunities. So if you’ve recently scored a gig near Jurong, Bukit Panjang or…Read More
A Garden’s Window into my Singaporean Stint
Where I'm from. It was late 2017 around October or November when I got the call from my, then manager. I was sitting at my desk and started my first,…Read More
Property Investment First Timer Guide – What to do after your condo’s TOP?
Defects inspection Upon delivery of vacant possession of your property, check the duration of your Defects Liability Period (DLP) and report any defects found in your condo and have the…Read More
Pet ready Serviced Apartments
Sometimes, a house doesn't feel like home till everything is there. Now, we cant help you find a loyal tail-wagging housemate but we can help you find the right apartment…Read More
Top 3 Eastern-Singapore Serviced Apartment Picks
If you’re like many Expats who have been drawn to the eastern districts of Singapore for work, you can count yourself highly lucky. This stretch of Singapore is known for…Read More
Are cheap serviced apartments a myth?
Location location location. It’s the only thing we look at when searching for lodging. Actually, no. Price location price. Yea, that's more like it. It's not easy trying to find…Read More
5 ways to stop killing our Earth from home
Written by Riley Heng, Head of Marketing at MetroResidencesWe’re screwed. The topic of climate change is ever-present. It’s talked about in school, in the news, in documentaries, and even on…Read More
Worst secrets of the hospitality world
From cleanliness to services provided, more and more whistleblowers have been coming forward to shed light on appalling practises that go on in the hospitality industry. So here’s a collection…Read More
Hotel? Try again.
When it comes to picking the right lodging for them, factors like price, location and suitability must be considered. Here’s why serviced apartments check those boxes. Keep a healthy…Read More
Top 3 Serviced Apartments to check out in the CBD
Looking for Singapore serviced apartments in the central business district? Here is a rundown of three options for you to choose from. The Tanjong Pagar district is about as close…Read More
We say “No” to landlords 70% of the time
“If you’re saying yes to every Supplier (Landlord), you're probably not doing enough in your Quality Control department”As part of our daily tasks, we look at a wide variety of…Read More
What’s the difference between Corporate Housing and Traditional Rentals?
Guest writer – James Chua, Co-Founder of MetroResidences.“A busy man who works long hours appreciates good-service more than an idle man” Corporate Housing is not for everyone, it is for…Read More
How Corporate Housing is Helping Thousands Increase Productivity
Guest writer - James Chua, Co-Founder of MetroResidences.If you cannot see it, it doesn’t mean it doesn’t exist. Many locals whom I've met aren't aware of what we do because…Read More
The good, the bad and the ugly of short stays in Singapore
Choosing the right accommodation is important even if you’re just looking for temporary housing. Whether you’re here for a short assignment, on an extended holiday, waiting for your house to…Read More
An expat’s guide to choosing the best valued accommodation in Singapore
When we arrived in Singapore, my husband’s company put us up in a small hotel room for a week. However with a new life chapter’s worth of suitcases and a…Read More
Looking For Reliable Accommodation Alternatives Near Business Hubs?
Singapore is often touted as a great place to carry out business activities. According to Forbes’ it also ranks at #12 for their list of best countries to do business.…Read More