Category: Investment Moats

How Does the Perfect REIT Look Like in the Eyes Of Experienced Investors

In our universe of Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), the REITs can be structured in different ways. There is a few areas of differentiation Property Types. You have REITs investing in retail malls, commercial offices, overseas commercial offices, local industrial, local and overseas industrial, healthcare, data centers, hotels, hotels and service apartments, or a mixture […]

How Lippo Malls Indonesia Retail Trust LMIR and First REIT is affected by the 10% Income Tax on Earned Income from Land and Building

There is some change in Tax Regulations that on first glance, will affect 2 REITs listed on the SGX. Lippo Malls Indonesia Retail Trust (LMIR), an Indonesian Retail Mall trust that provides a 9.4% dividend yield, announced that the Indonesian Government passed certain amendments to the regulations regarding payment of income tax on income received […]

ComfortDelGro makes Small Acquisition of Australia Non-emergency Patient Transport Company

ComfortDelGro makes an acquisition of an Australia transport business. This will be a business targeting a different segment of needs. With 144 vehicles. It offers a range of healthcare transport services to major metropolitan hospital networks including walker, hoist and stretcher transport services, and specialist services for high acuity and complex patients. NPT also operates […]

Controlled Progress Creates Happiness in Your Life

I was triggered by Property Soul’s latest post exploring whether property is the reason Singaporeans are not the among the happiest bunch of people in the world. The stats do indicate we are not very happy: We are ranked only 34th in 2018 World Happiness Report In 2015 World Health Organization survey, Singaporeans have the […]