Sep 20, 2013

    S'poreans eye waterfront homes on nearby islands

    Nearby Indonesian islands Batam and Bintan have become more than places for Singaporeans to shop and relax. They are increasingly popular among investors here in search of affordable waterfront property, with homes there selling for as little as S$180,000 for a studio unit. Property experts, however, say buyers need to exercise caution when buying an offshore property.