Real estate & construction

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The real estate industry remains a key driver of the Singapore economy. An ambitious projected population growth, fuelled by the inherent scarcity of land in Singapore, creates vast opportunities for the industry over the next decade. The strong pipeline of construction projects necessary to cope with the demand puts pressure on firms to handle mounting challenges from labour shortages, rising material costs, intense competition and changing regulations.

Find out how we help businesses from different parts of the real estate and construction value chain.

2019 Real Estate Investment Excellence

Micromarkets, macro-opportunities Download Report 

6 things to consider when beginning your construction projects

To do well in the construction industry, planning is often as important as execution. Discover 6 important considerations for a comprehensive and detailed plan that covers various aspects of your construction project.

Key changes to the Code of Corporate Governance and implications for real estate companies

Learn more about how the changes to the Code will affect board matters, shareholder engagement, remuneration & nomination and accountability & audit as well as how these will impact listed real estate companies.

Cyber threats in the real estate sector may be too close for comfort

Cyber threats have grown in scale and scope. Hackers today do not limit their targets to just financial institutions and retail businesses; even real estate, building and construction businesses are not spared.

For unprotected contractors, hackers are just a click away

As construction companies increasingly adopt digital technology, the threat of a cyber invasion grows. Learn more about how constractors can enhance protection from hackers. Article by Daimon Geopfert (Principal) and Denise Bendele (Partner), RSM US  

5 ways construction companies can improve cash flow

The slowdown in Singapore’s construction industry is expected to persist in 2017 with many construction businesses expected to face challenges that continue to threaten long-term financial stability.

How hotels can benefit from outsourcing fixed asset management

Why fixed asset management is important to hotels? 

Real estate companies should use good governance oversight to drive performance in current challenging economic conditions

The deliberate departure from traditional business strategies and activities compels real estate companies to mature rapidly and corporatise. This allows them to have frameworks and processes that support their regional growth ambitions and investment portfolio expansion.

GST pain points for construction industry

Active GST-registered construction businesses generate over S$100m of sales in a financial year. With numerous cases where non-operating transactions of such construction businesses are incorrectly classified, the substantial amount of lost revenue has triggered an increasing number of audits by IRAS.