CapitaLand Ltd and City Developments Ltd (CDL) jointly venture to win Sengkang Central site with a winning tender price of S$777.78 million. The exciting partnership of two mega property developers had been highly anticipated for this new upcoming mixed development. The joint bid for this site will be a mixed used for commercial and residential purpose. Both development set up Siena Residential Development Pte Limited and Siena Trustee Pte. Ltd, which is also known as a Trustee-Manager of Siena Commercial Trust.
The joint venture of this partnership had an agreement of for each developers taking 50 percent interest in Siena Commercial Trust, Siena Trustee Pte. Ltd, and Siena Residential Development Pte. Ltd. The mixed development project will be known as Sengkang Grand Residences. The land price of the site is reflected to be S$923.60 psf of gross floor area.
The site attracted 7 bids with 4 shortlisted and submitted for plan approval for Urban Redevelopment Authority. The winning bid was awarded to CapitaLand Ltd and City Developments Ltd (CDL), allowing them to transform the 3.7-hectare to one of the largest mixed used development in the North-East.
The plan approved where Sengkang Grand Residences will be featuring an integrated community hub. Comprising a total of 680 residential units/apartments, there will be a high demand of home buyers looking into Sengkang Grand Residences for the numerous amenities in the development itself. This will bring a superb convenience for the residents, a better and more efficient living where they can get almost anything without travelling out from the estate. The development will also create a more vibrant neighbourhood with all needs to be met by the planned amenities. Amenities in Sengkang Grand Residences consists of hawker centre, child care centre, community centre, retail shops and services, bus transport interchange and MRT station.
CapitaLand Ltd and City Developments Ltd (CDL) had well planned Sengkang Grand Residences, to house a 680 families that is spread out to 9 residential blocks. Each block is about 9 to 10 storeys height. The residential condo will feature 1- to 5- bedroom units where home buyers can have their own selection to meet the needs for their own families size.
Sengkang Grand Residences will be a landmark in Sengkang Central, a focal point that will bring vibrant in the neighbourhood.
RESIDENTS WILL THE BENEFITS LIVING IN SENGKANG GRAND RESIDENCES AT BUANGKOK
Sengkang Grand Residences is located at Sengkang Central next to Buangkok MRT station. The new area is under transformation with more amenities to be introduced in the neighbourhood. More home seekers are looking to move into Sengkang estate. You will find this young estate filled with more young families, a more vibrant living to be expected. With the approved URA Master Plan in Sengkang Central, there be more amenities in the vicinity to serve the residents of Sengkang Grand Residences. Sengkang Grand Residences is perfect for families who are looking for an upgrade in lifestyle. The lifestyle benefits include of living convenience to nearby amenities, such as schools and supermarkets. The development also features more than 41 condo facilities that will bring a whole new excitement for the residents.
The amenities in Sengkang Grand Residences itself will be offering numerous shopping retailers and services that could meet the daily necessities of the residents. Residents will find it easy to reach for their groceries in the supermarket in the integrated development. There will be numerous food establishment of the local food and many different cuisines. The hawker centre will be part of the development plan where residents can expect wide range of food choices and never run out of dining options.
There will existing established schools and education in the vicinity. Families can look for to Sengkang Grand Residences as their new home is going to be near to these schools. Some of these schools are within the range of short walking distance to just few bus stations away from their home. This will benefits students in terms of convenient and saving traveling for more productive activities such as focusing in their homework, tuition, work out and more.
Residents will find the Buangkok MRT station to be the nearest station which is also the intergrated with Sengkang Grand Residences. The transportation planning by the URA provides an excellent connectivity in the area. This enhance as short traveling time walking to the station as well as commuting by MRT. Buangkok MRT station is along the North-East line. Residents who are working at Central Business District can take the MRT at Buangkok and reached their workplace approximately about 20 to 30 minutes easily. The upcoming bus station located in Sengkang Grand Residences itself will also be providing more bus services to benefit the residents living in the area as well. Some of the buses potentially will bring them to Changi Airport, Seletar and other area as well. Those that will be driving can find it easy to access via nearby KPE and CTE to reach their desire destinations.
UNMATCHED CONVENIENCE LIVING IN SENGKANG GRAND RESIDENCES
The lifestyle of families will be benefitted greatly. The unmatched convenience is one of the key selling point of this mixed residential and commercial development. From shopping for groceries and daily necessities, enrolling children to nearby prominent schools and to commuting to workplace. These are the key highlight when comes to look for your new home.
SENGKANG GRAND RESIDENCES CONDO PROVIDES EXCELLENT TRANSPORT CONNECTIVITY SYSTEM
Sengkang Grand Residences is a perfect development to get all the essential supplies for your own needs. Residents who wants to travel to other area for other needs or work can now be assured to have the enhanced the transportation system in Sengkang Central. One of the key selling area is the enhanced connectivity which can reach to destination at the shortest possible time. New MRT line such as the Cross Island Line will be introduced in the near future 2030 in Hougang, which is one station down from Buangkok MRT station. Hougang will be a new interchange station where commuters can switch between North-East line of Cross Island Line.
On the road where residents who will be driving can reach CBD with many roads available. Major expressways will be Central Expressway, Seletar Expressway and Pan Island Expressway. Public transportation will have bus services that brings commuters to other parts of island such as Changi Airport or to west side of Singapore.
SENGKANG GRAND RESIDENCES – CLOSE PROXIMITY TO NEARBY HOSPITALS
Sengkang Grand Residences located right at nice spot of the estate where many amenities to serve the residents. Not far away, there will be Sengkang General Hospital and Sengkang Community Hospital. There will be new medical facilities and better technologies in these hospitals, residents will who needs medical attention will find it easy to access without travel a far.
SENGKANG GRAND RESIDENCES – PROXIMITY TO Prominent SCHOOLS
It is the dream of every parent to enrol their children to a school that provides the best education and academy results. Many parents can be assured and trust these education institutes for their academic driven performance. The schools provide educational, fun and friendly learning environment for students, providing the best learning culture, cultivating a learning attitudes for students. These schools also allow students to enjoy easy commutes from their homes. With excellent commute system in Sengkang, students can now reach their schools within few minutes.
Here are some nearby schools located near to Sengkang Grand Residences:
- Nan Chiau Primary School
- North Vista Primary School
- Palm View Primary School
- Punggol Primary School
- CHIJ Our Lady of the Nativity
- Montfort Junior School
- Seng Kang Primary School
- Yio Chu Kang Primary School
- Holy Innocents Primary School
- Nan Chiau High School
- Sengkang Secondary School
- North Vista Secondary School
- Montfort Secondary School
- Hougang Secondary School
- Holy Innocents’ High School
- Compassvale Secondary School
- Xinmin Secondary School
- CHIJ Joseph’s Convent
With plenty of reputable schools close to Sengkang Grand Residences, parents can now rest assured to have an excellent education for their kids. There are many selection where parents can have their best pick, to have the school the brings the most beneficial to your kids. Parents with young kids will also find childcare centres and preschools nearby their home. A few to mention are PCF Punggol South Blk 277B, PCF Punggol East Blk 103, PCF Punggol Central Blk 206A-206D and more within the neighbourhood.
SENGKANG GRAND RESIDENCES and other shopping amenities
When comes to shopping amenities, Sengkang and Buangkok area does not lose out to other estate. This neighbourhood is going to transform to be a vibrant neighbourhood with many shopping option in the area. This will also be accessible from your new home at Sengkang Grand Residences. There area various shopping options that will bring excitement to your family. With existing restaurants, retails and entertainment facilities in the malls, Sengkang Grand Residences will also bring in new tenants that will allow you to indulge in your shopping needs. Here are some of the prominent malls to look forward beside Sengkang Grand Residences can offers.
· Hougang Green Shopping Mall
Hougang Green Shopping Mall is one of the alternative where future residents can find. Residents have the advantage of the convenience since is located in the vicinity. The mall features numerous eateries, beauty services and market. Here are some of the buses that could take you from Sengkang Grand Residences: 101, 109 and 156.
· Hougang Mall
Hougang Mall is one of the earliest shopping malls that brings excitement to the neighbourhood. The mall is located nearby to Hougang Central Bus Interchange, which is easy to access from many other areas. Hougang mall is one of the favourable mall that the whole estate look forward. The mall has all the supply the residents looking for also a great place to friends or family to hang out during free time.
· Rivervale Plaza
Rivervale Plaza is situated along Rivervale Lane. The Rivervale Plaza has serve the residents living in the area for many years. It is a great place to find all your groceries and other daily necessities. Rivervale Plaza has fast food restaurants, supermarkets, food courts and tuition centres.
Other nearby malls you can find will be Seletar Mall, Eastpoint Mall, Compass Point and Hougang Plaza. You will also find alternative supermarkets such as Sheng Siong, NTUC FairPrice, Cold Storage and Giant. Residents will never run out of shopping options living in Sengkang Grand Residences.
EXCITING HANGOUT SPOTS, café & RESTAURANTS CLOSE BY SENGKANG GRAND RESIDENCES
Sengkang is a relatively a growing estate. There are many eateries, coffeeshops, hawker centres, restaurants and cafes in the area. You will find many delicious food in your convenience, easy to access from Sengkang Grand Residences condominium.
Here are some of interesting dining places located near to Sengkang Grand Residences.
· Teck Ee Seafood
Teck Ee Seafood is a great option if you don’t feel like cooking for the day. This restaurant serve delicious soups that makes you feel at home. Some of the must have dishes are Tom Yam Seafood Soup and Assam Fish Head where the spicy of the soup bring delight that satisfy your craving. With a few more to add, Yam Ring and Prawn Paste Chicken that will complete your dinner.
· Chicken Up Buangkok
The restaurant started in 2010, it became one of the most popular Korean Cuisine in Singapore. It is so popular that it became Singapore’s #1 Korean Fried Chicken. The restaurant offer fried chicken, Yangnyum chicken wings, Finger wings, Ganjang (Soya) chicken wings, and more. The top secret to their tasty fried chicken is the sauce and preparation, giving the best crispiness to every bite of the friend chicken.
SENGKANG GRAND RESIDENCES NEARBY PARKS and greenery
With excellent planning from the URA master plan, Buangkok is part of the transformation where greenery and parks are planned for. To encourage a better and healthier lifestyle, more parks will be introduced for residents living in neighbourhood, allow them to have their own recreation activities such as running and exercising while enjoying the nature. With several recreation parks situated next to Sengkang Grand Residences, residents can enjoy the beautiful park within a short travelling distance from their place. You can look forward to have happy outdoors experiences with your family or friends for different recreation activities. Some of the parks include:
· Sengkang Sculpture Park
Located along Compassvale Street, you will find Sengkang Sculpture Park where many fitness facilities. The park is provide fun for almost all age group and residents can have their own recreation time spend with their families.
· Sengkang Riverside Park
The park is situated opposite of Sengkang Sports. The Riverside Park’s has a path of 3 kilometre length which is a perfect place for cycling or jogging while enjoying the beautiful landscaping of the park.