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3 weeks ago

SC Advisors Facilitates $50 Million Acquisition And Development Deal BETWEEN MOSS PARK PROPERTIES LLLP AND LENNAR HOMES LLC

Lennar Homes, LLC, and Moss Park Properties, LLLP (MPP) have completed an acquisition and development contract for 366 acres and the future development of a new master planned community.

This $50 million investment will advance the initial phases of the community with more than 2,000 residential units and supporting retail and commercial development. SC Advisors will serve as the development advisor for the new community, overseeing all planning and major improvements as well as future transactions for MPP.


1 month ago

Bricon Associates PTE LTD Insurance Specialist

Bricon Associates PTE LTD Insurance Specialist

As one of Singapore’s leading medical insurance consultancies with, Bricon Associates prides itself on offering you quality advice and customized schemes tailored to suit both your business and personal needs. We offer Health Insurance and many different types of general Insurance.


We are a 40 years old company, equipped with over 40 dedicated staff and collaborating with the best insurers. We strive to bring out our best for our clients, and we stand by you all the way, from queries to claims.


Various insurance policies covers your Health, home, car, business, office and any other assets that you consider valuable. It protects you and your valuables from mishaps, this is because If something is jeopardized, you get a respective financial compensation. This brings you a peace of mind that, should the worst happen, you don’t lose out financially.


At Bricon Associates, we have the right solution for you.

1 month ago

Protection Against Auto Insurance Fraud

Preventing Auto Insurance Fraud


Car insurance fraud is on the rise, and it affects every driver, whether you know it or not. Even if you are not directly involved, the widespread existence of insurance scams leads to increased premium costs in policies and longer waits for your insurance claims to be processed.


If you are directly involved, you can be swindled, suffer negative effects on your driving record, or even suffer injuries from a staged accident.


Accident-Related Fraud


Accidents make up some of the more devastating types of car insurance fraud cases. They can cost the victim time and money and may even result in injuries.


An accident-related fraud incident is often referred to as a “hard car insurance scam.”


Hard Car Insurance Scams


A hard car insurance scam happens when one person or multiple individuals cause an accident on purpose with the intention of filing insurance claims and making money.


The FBI describes multiple common scenarios that include one or more dishonest drivers and may include planted witnesses.


Example: A driver waves you forward to merge, accelerates to plow into you as you try to merge, and later denies that he gestured you forward.


Safe Driving for Accident Prevention


Protect yourself by driving safely, and always keep a substantial distance from vehicles in front of you. Insurance fraudsters love tailgaters; following a car too closely can create an easy set-up for a staged auto accident.


To learn more, visit our page on staged accidents.

2 months ago

New Mothers Support Group Singapore: Socials @ Polliwogs Suntec

Come and join us at our morning social at Polliwogs' Suntec branch. A great opportunity to meet other mums in a similar situation to yourself and for the kids to explore and play. Included in your entry there will be a free craft session and game for the little ones!


Please note that no outside food or drinks are permitted in the play area of Polliwogs. However, there is a coffee shop where you can feed your baby. Polliwogs is most suitable for children above 6 months old.

NMSG Social Price

Children 2 plus $17 per child (usual price $20) 

Children below 2 $11 per child (usual price $13)

You can register your interest in attending this event via the NMSG Meetup Group


·         Please dont forget your socks! All adults and children must wear socks within Polliwogs. So please pack some in your bag before coming along, otherwise a pair can be bought at the centre.

·         There will be no Paediatrician attending this event.

·         Please note, due to the popularity of this venue, we have started a first come / first served system as there is a limit to the number of children/adults permitted at any one time.

·         Meet-up registration does not guarantee you a place at our regular socials



10am - 11.45am on the following dates in 2016


Wednesday 26 October


Polliwogs Suntec

3 Temasek Blvd

Tower 4



Nicole O'Connor

2 months ago

Harmony Chinese Takeaway Review: A service like no other!


We were not surprised with the previous reviews about Harmony Chinese Takeaway because all praises about the takeaway restaurant were genuinely accurate.

Many people loved this takeaway because it serves top notch Chinese food. No overblown menu with overblown prices and no trendy street food pretensions. They were one of those ordinary and humble stores you would see on streets. However, Harmony offers great service like no other Chinese takeaway. Reviews claim that it was not easy to find such good takeaway restaurant.

When it was our first time to order at Harmony, we saw how friendly the staffs were. We ordered chicken and noodle soup, honey dew chicken wings, salt and garlic chips and egg fried rice. Surprisingly, all the foods we ordered were very delicious! After then, we promised to come back again to the place every time we crave for tasty Chinese foods.

We were aware of the negative reviews about Harmony Chinese Takeaway and we believed that most of those responses came from people who were expecting an extravagant place with the same level of lavishness as a luxury Chinese restaurant. Well, if that’s your thing, look elsewhere. As mentioned earlier, its exterior and interior were simple but their service and food were great. 

One of my friends who doesn't like tofu before suddenly loved the C8 Ma Po Tofu of Harmony Chinese Takeaway after she tasted it once. She’s now addicted to it. We were always grateful to taste good Chinese foods at a simple town. 

The delivery was fast unlike other Chinese takeaways and it has polite service. The menu has a good range and a few nice surprises. The food was always amazingly cooked and piping hot. Travelers who came from faraway places tried this takeaway restaurant and they commended the food because it was just as good as its service.

4 months ago

Frank Owens Limited Home Building Industry: Credit Rating



Credit Risk Update: FRANK OWENS LTD, 50 MAIN STREET, LIMAVADY, CO L'DERRY. Public houses and bars. The legal status is a Private Limited Company and the current status at the registry of companies is Active. The last filed accounts are dated 31 March 2015. The company was incorporated on 18 November 2002. 

The accounts next due date is 31 December 2016. There are no mortgages. 

The above was based on public record information as at 14 August 2016 and may not reflect the current status. Please access the current report to ascertain the current status and credit rating.

FRANK OWENS LTD business sector includes beer gardens (independent), beer gardens (managed), beer gardens (tenanted), beer halls (independent), beer halls (managed), beer halls (tenanted), licensed bars (independent), licensed bars (managed), licensed bars (tenanted), licensed victualler (independent), licensed victualler (managed), licensed victualler (tenanted), naafi clubs, public houses (independent), public houses (managed), public houses (tenanted), taverns (independent), taverns (managed), taverns (tenanted).

Registered Number: NI044715
Date Incorporated: 18 November 2002
Date Latest Accounts: 31 March 2015

Legal Form:
Private Limited Company
Previous Names: None
Registered Number: NI044715
Annual Return: 18 November 2015
SIC Code and Operations: 56302 - Public houses and bars

Number of Mortgages: 0
Satisfied Mortgages: 0
Part Satisfied Mortgages: 0
Unsatisfied Mortgages: 0

5 months ago

Investing in commercial property, benefits by Bacall Development

Investing in commercial property, benefits by Bacall Development

Safety is the main reason why some people invest in commercial property since it's the main interest of many. Based on recent reviews, commercial property will still perform for you even if the economy slows down, unlike in residential property. And when the economy is strong, commercial property increases its value and gives you a stable income.

But if you're still in doubt or just planning to start out in this venture, Bacall Development explains the benefits you can gain from investing in commercial property through the following paragraphs to help you make up your mind. The firm is a full-service commercial real estate company that has been involved in this field for decades.

Strong returns are not a surprise to some when it comes to commercial property. You can gain both income and capital growth in a commercial property since it provides strong and reliable returns. However, making a quick gain shouldn't be your only objective because this endeavor requires great effort and patience. You should take advantage of a growing investment over time where you can get a return consistently above inflation.

Aside from higher returns, commercial property is oftentimes more secure - a crucial point to others that can result in a steady income. Leasing commercial real estate usually ranges from three to ten years as opposed to short-term leases of residential properties.

Because of the mentioned benefits above, reviews state that the risk is lesser if you invest in commercial property than in residential property or the stock market. This data is based on overall analysis of both properties.

According to Bacall Development and its associates, commercial property can catch the attention of different sectors in the economy. Because of the dependence of retail property on consumer spending trends, it has the highest direct relationship to the economy, along with industrial properties. Office buildings are most likely to perform depending on long-term supply and demand. Exposure to various sectors can deliver great benefits to you and to avoid fraud as well.

Acquiring tax benefits is imaginable with a commercial property. Most commercial properties attract handy building allowances as well as depreciation allowances on plant equipment within the building.

Protection against inflation is also one of the benefits of investing in commercial property. Reviews reveal that commercial property has been considered as a good protection against inflation over the years. It has a good record of outpacing inflation over a long period of time.

Investment control? Yes, it's possible. You have a significant level of control over your investment in case you're an owner of a direct property. You have control on various areas such as change of use for the property, disposal, redevelopment, renovations, the terms of the lease, the type of tenant, and upgrading.

Furthermore, you have the ability to add value in a commercial property investment through improvement of the appearance, renovation, lease restructure, subdivision or enlargement, and upgrade. You can further leverage your commercial investments as you improve the property and it grows in value. By borrowing more against your improved equity, you can quickly be in a position to control a sizeable portfolio of properties.

However, Bacall Development needs you to know that there are still disadvantages in owning commercial properties. What are mentioned above could be the total opposite to others based on their individual experience. The firm suggests that you must choose the right commercial property to have a strong capital growth and gain a great rental return. You must know what makes a good commercial property.