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Selecting Commercial Land in Singapore

Commercial land is land which has been assigned or is within an industrial zone and has been set aside for industrial use. Commercial land is usually located within a industrial zone. Commercial land can be more costly than any other type of land to purchase, due to expenses that the local council has had to invest to enable it to be called commercial.
Housing and Development Board (HDB) Commercial Premises
  • In HDB Commercial Premises one can rent offices and shops, civic centers and shopping malls. 
Who Qualifies
  • Anyone or any company can rent from the Housing and Development Board. 
Rental Rates
  • The rental rate is dependent on an open bidding system-what one pay's depends on the amount that is being bid.
  • The rental rates vary according to the demand in an open bidding system. 
Tenancy Period
  • The tenancy period is 3 years.
  • HDB would also grant a 2 months "rent free" period to help tenants when they are fitting up the premises. 
Special Schemes
Businesses can use the HDB flats as home offices.
For further enquires please contact HDB Hotline at:
Local Toll free: 1800 866 3073
International   (65) 6866 3073
JTC Commercial Premises for Start-Ups
JTC Corporation (JTC) has Technopreneur Centers and Parks specially designed for start-ups. These form ready-made incubator units with shared supporting facilities and services, such as meeting rooms, IT infrastructure, a secretariat, a business centre and shared cafes. JTC Corporation develops industrial facilities in Singapore. It manages around 38 industrial and specialized parks, including 3 wafer fab parks, a chemicals hub at Jurong Island, and a biomedical park in Tuas
Who Qualifies
To qualify for the premises, the start-up must be registered in Singapore and should have been in operation for less than 3 years, having a turnover of less than S$1 million. 
The types of business activities allowed include:
  • R&D
  • Product design and development
  • Software development
  • Computer centers
  • Data processing
  • Industrial training
  • Telecommunications
  • Materials & manufacturing technology
  • Food & flavoring technology
  • Non-hazardous chemical & life sciences technology
  • Media production services
  • Microelectronics 
Rental Rates
For information regarding the latest rental rates and premises, please visit JTC Website.
JTC Corporation is Singapore’s leading provider of industrial real estate solutions and services. Since its establishment in 1968, they have contributed to Singapore’s industrial growth by developing 6,600 hectares of industrial land and 4.4 million square meters of ready built facilities.JTC Corporations’ objective is to plan, promote and develop a dynamic industrial landscape in support of Singapore's economic advancement.

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