New Developments in Marina Gardens Lane GLS Marina South
If you are looking to buy a condominium in Singapore, you may want to consider investing in one of the many units at Marina Gardens Lane. This area is located near the Marina Bay Sands resort, one of the world’s most expensive integrated resort properties. The resort is expected to contribute US$2.7 billion to Singapore’s GDP by 2015 and will directly employ 10,000 people and generate 20,000 more jobs in related industries. In addition, the resort plans to expand with a US$3.3 billion expansion that will add 1,000 luxury suites and a 15,000-seat arena. The area surrounding the Marina Bay Sands resort is very popular as a residential district.
Marina Gardens Lane
The Government has announced the release of a new land parcel, Marina Gardens Lane GLS, in the Marina South neighbourhood. The land parcel, adjacent to Gardens by the Bay, is expected to kickstart private residential development in the area. Its design calls for a car-lite, self-sufficient neighbourhood of office, retail, and residential space. Ultimately, the development is expected to create seventy-five hundred residential units and about 750 square metres of commercial space.
The site is conveniently located near MRT stations and major expressways. The Circle Line, North-South MRT, and Thomson-East Coast MRT are all close to the development. It is also connected to the East Coast Parkway, Marina Coastal Expressway, and the Kallang-Paya Lebar Expressway. Furthermore, Changi Airport is within a sixteen-minute drive away.
Marina Gardens Lane is an excellent choice for those who appreciate luxury and practicality. The residences are spacious and boast of modern amenities, including a state-of-the-art fitness centre and a wellness center. It also features a large playground with a grand waterfall on the Green Heart.
With its prime location near the Gardens by the Bay tourist attraction, the Marina Gardens Lane site is expected to attract developers. Developers are likely to pay a premium for the site, which is slated for the highest density. It will also be linked to the Marina South MRT station. Other developments in the vicinity include the Tampines Ave 11 site, which is expected to attract more interest in the Tampines North neighbourhood.
Bukit Batok West Avenue 5
Bukit Batok West Avenue 5 Marina Gardens is one of the upcoming sites that is expected to spark new development in Bukit Batok West Avenue. This new development will be a car-lite estate with mixed uses, including residential and office buildings. Located near the city’s central business district, this project is in line with the authorities’ vision for a vibrant downtown.
This EC development will have a prime location, just a 10-minute walk from the Bukit Batok MRT station. The project is estimated to have 375 units and cover over 12,500 square metres. The project will also feature a retail component, a supermarket and childcare on the first floor.
Le Quest Bukit Batok is the first mixed-use development in the Bukit Batok area. This project is located near the 2nd CBD and the Jurong Lake District Transformation. Nearby educational institutions include the Swiss Cottage Secondary School, Pioneer Junior College, NTU, and Dunearn Secondary School.
Bukit Batok West Avenue 5 is expected to yield approximately 495 residential units. It will also include public space and sports facilities, childcare centres, and retail and service outlets. The first phase of the development is set to open in late June 2022. If demand for the development is high, it could lead to more projects.
Bukit Batok West Avenue 8 is adjacent to the Gardens by the Bay and the Straits of Singapore. It will feature an eclectic mix of office, retail, and residential uses. It will be a great location for families and professionals.
Bukit Batok West Avenue 6
ECs (exchange contracts) are a hybrid form of public-private housing. A single EC site can generate up to 495 units. There are a limited number of these EC sites, and competition for them is expected to be fierce. Bukit Batok West Avenue 6 Marina Gardens Lane GLS Marina South is the latest EC to go up for auction, with a maximum gross floor area of 37,348 square metres.
Located at Bukit Batok West Avenue 6, Marina Gardens Lane will offer luxury apartments at a competitive price. This prime location is next to the Gardens by the Bay and is accessible by public transport. The development will also offer amenities such as childcare centres, retail and F&B outlets. Upon completion, Marina Gardens Lane is expected to yield approximately 795 residential units and 750 square meters of commercial space.
This precinct will be home to a mix of office, retail, hotel and residential uses, with an enviable location overlooking the Marina Reservoir. It is the next critical development area, which will enhance the vibrancy of the Marina Bay area.
The Marina Gardens Lane Residences boast a double level lifestyle area with a 50-metre lap pool, a 200-square-meter fitness centre, a wellness garden, and a private dining room. Its contemporary design features environmentally conscious principles and sustainable practices, and the apartments are equipped with world-class amenities. The development is available to locals and foreigners alike.