The freehold condo 8 St Thomas is new development in the District 9 of Singapore on Orchid Road, at Great world city by Bukit Sembawang estates. Bukit Sembawang is a company which originally developing rubber estates, and then diversified into real estate and investment, and is publicly listed since 1968. The company has many years’ experience in real estate and has developed many prime properties in Singapore. 8 St Thomas is one of the few freehold plots available in the area as most condos are developed on leasehold land. Usually during land acquisition or resale of property, freehold properties will get a better price than leasehold land. Former Chez Bright Apartments is bought over by Bukit Sembawang Estates.
8 St Thomas Former Chez Bright Apartments
Earlier Chez Bright apartments and Airview Towers were located in the plot where the 8 St Thomas project will be developed. The 8 St Thomas is being developed on a plot of area 28000 square meters and two towers are being planned. One tower will have thirty five storeys while the other tower will have thirty six storeys, with a total of 291 unites.
291 Units at St Thomas Condo
The construction of the condo complex is scheduled to be completed by 2019. The residential complex will have all the facilities like indoor gym, tennis court, swimming pool, children’s playground. One to four bedroom condo units are planned by the developer.
St Thomas Bukit Sembawang Estates Singapore
One of the main reasons why 8 St Thomas is an attractive deal for real estate investors and others looking for a home in Singapore is the prime location in Orchard, close to the MRT station Great World City on the Thomas East Coast Line. Some of the shopping centres close to 8 St Thomas are the huge Great World City Shopping centre, Cathay Cineleisure, *Scape, 313@Somerset. 8 St Thomas is also close to Robertson Quay, which is the largest of the three wharfs in Singapore, and has a number of highly rated restaurants and bars which offer a wide variety of food. There are well established international schools like River Valley Primary School located close to 8 St Thomas, making it ideal for families with children.