Month: November 2012

SDP responds to Lee Kuan Yew on housing

Singapore Democrats (link) 07 November 2012 Mr Lee Kuan Yew said on Sunday that public housing in Singapore “has to keep up with the rising aspirations of Singaporeans.” On this point, he is absolutely right. Unfortunately, the skyrocketing prices have left an entire generation of younger Singaporeans see their aspirations go up in smoke. This […]

Get the basics of public housing right

The standard of living in Singapore has improved but the emotional and psychological quality of life has decreased over the years, with couples experiencing increased stress over their careers and finances, and being saddled with larger and larger mortgage debt but without a corresponding rise in their average incomes.

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