Top Areas To Live In Singapore


If you are planning on moving to Singapore, then you may have made a trip to investigate particular areas that you might be interested in living in. Alternatively, you might have been in contact with a real estate agent over here who is helping you to find the right place based on your needs. No matter how you’ve been conducting your research, we have some insights into some of the more popular areas within Singapore.

Moving to a foreign country is overwhelming and finding the right house or apartment in a suitable area or street can be challenging. If you’re not familiar with the inner-workings of the country’s city and suburban lifestyles, how are you supposed to make an informed decision regarding your new home?

 Orchard Road

If you are looking to live in the thick of things, then living around this bustling street offers the perfect location. With no shortage of amenities close at hand, Orchard Road offers a sprawling hub of retail shopping centers, cinemas, restaurants and health and beauty services. If you are looking for something quieter there are many leafier, low-key neighboring suburbs just a short walk away. 

Robertson Quay and Mohammed Sultan Road

For singles or young couples, this area is ideal for those looking to be close to the CBD and its vibrant nightlife. Within easy access to the many bars and restaurants along the Singapore River, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to maintaining a healthy social life.

Upper Bukit Timah

If you’re looking to steer clear of the busy city life and would prefer to be a little closer to nature, then Singapore can accommodate this. Nestled up against the edge of Bukit Nature Reserve, Upper Bukit Timah affords residents scenic forest views and beautiful flora and fauna right on their doorstep.


For a more exclusive island lifestyle, Sentosa Island offers some of the most luxurious waterfront homes in all of Singapore. With access to fantastic recreational and dining options, this is a highly sought after real estate location for those of you with bigger budgets.

Buona Vista

A self-contained town, there is plenty to suit your family’s needs. A large mall, local shops, theater, parks and so much more. Looking to venture out? Buona Vista is accessible via the MRT and local bus routes, convenient for getting in and out of town. 


Does the idea of the beautiful East Coast take your fancy? If beachside living sounds ideal to you, Siglap is a great choice. It combines great landscapes with convenient living. Immerse yourself in the local community with local markets and shops, while still being close enough to the larger stores and the city.

Katong/Marine Parade

If you are all about culture and good food, then Katong/Marine Parade is the ideal choice for you. It is a colorful neighborhood bursting with personality. Katong is favored by a lot of people who are eager to experience and learn more about the Peranankan culture. Head down to Joo Chiat road and try some of the delicious local dishes.

Wherever you’re planning on moving to, choose Allied to get you there on time, and within budget.



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