Our Thoughts On Riviere: Your Buyer’s Guide

Along Jiak Kim Street next to the scenic Singapore River stands a modern residential development by the name Riviere. Riviere condo is developed by Frasers Property Quayside Pte Ltd. Rivière is located where the popular Zouk Club had been for over 25 years, before it relocated to Clark Quay. 

Frasers acquired the former Zouk plot of land for a purchase price of $955.4 million. It measures 145,117 sq ft and has a 3.8 plot ratio. The Rivière will have 455 spacious residential units, out of which about 15% will be 1-bedroom, about 30% will be 2-bedroom, and the rest will be 3-bedroom and 4-bedroom ones. There will be 80 serviced apartments and 3-conservation warehouses.

The warehouses in Riviere were previously on-site and will undergo a restoration. They will house hospitality services such as Wellness and Lifestyle, Food & Beverage (F $ B) Dining, and Specialty Grocer.

Rivière Developer

The Rivière condo developer, Frasers property Singapore is a renowned property developer in Singapore. The first property it developed was The Centrepoint, a landmark in Orchard Road.

From then on, its legacy in developing and managing residential, retail, industrial, hospitality, and commercial properties has only grown stronger. Its hospitality footprint spans across more than 80 cities in the world.

Location: 1 & 3 Jiak Kim Street, Singapore 169423

District: 3

Description Of Property: 2 high-rise towers, 36 storeys high with commercial, residential, and serviced apartments. There is a basement carpark and communal facilities

No. Of Units: 455 residential units, 80 serviced apartments, and 3 conservation warehouses

Carpark Lots: 368 residential units lots and 48 lots for serviced apartments  

Tenure Of Land: 99 years leasehold, starting 7th March 2018

Expected TOP (Temporary Occupation Permit): 7 December 2023

Expected CSC (Certificate of Statutory Completion): 7 December 2026

Land Size: 13,481.70 Sqm with a plot ratio of 3.8

Developer: Frasers Property Quayside Pte Ltd

Architect: P&T Consultants Pte Ltd

Landscape Consultant: Sald Pte Ltd

M&E Engineer: J Roger Preston (S) Pte Ltd

C&S Engineer: KTP Consultants Pte Ltd

Numerous City Living Apartment Unit

Rivière Location

Riviere is strategically located along Jiak Kim Street in District 3, the central region of Singapore. The tenure 99 years two high-rise residential towers are far from the noise pollution of Kim Seng Road and Havelock Road. This Frasers property condo is bordered by the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel and the Mirage Tower.

The site area of Riviere is within the Urban Design (UD) Guideline for Singapore River/River Valley set by URA. The purpose of the guidelines is to ensure the urban character of different planning areas is preserved and enhanced. They see to it that every development integrates well with the surrounding urban environment. 

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Shopping and Dining

Orchard road, the city’s main shopping belt, is a short driving distance from Rivière , and only one MRT stop away. It carries major shopping malls and internationally renowned department stores with a wide range of both affordable products and luxury goods. Orchard Road shopping belt is also home to top restaurants and coffeehouses.

The Great World City Shopping Centre is also a few minutes from Riviere Singapore. Great World City is the closest shopping mall to the Riviere and is packed with retail stores, a movie theatre, restaurants, cafes, and a large supermarket for an average family’s everyday needs. Other shopping malls near the Rivière condo include Robertson Quay, The Central, UE Square, and Valley Point.

At the doorstep of Riviere are restaurants, modern cafes, and bars that provide alfresco dining by the Singapore River. The Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Four Points by Sheraton, and The Warehouse Hotel are also located along the Riviere side of the river.

Hospitals and Clinics

There are lots of hospitals, both private and public within reach from Riviere. It is only a few minutes’ drive to the Singapore General Hospital. Gleneagles Hospital, the KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, and the Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital [1] are also within the vicinity of Riviere. The river valley area has various medical practitioners that offer their services within walking distance from Riviere.

Schools

As a resident of Riviere, there is no need to worry about finding a good school for your little ones. River Valley Primary School and Outram Secondary School are a walking distance from Riviere. Riviere condo is also close to Gan Eng Seng Secondary School, Alexandra Primary School, and ISS International School.  Lasalle College of the Arts, SOTA (School of the Arts Singapore), and Singapore Management University are some of the higher education institutes near Riviere.

Parks and Recreational Areas

The Jiak Kim Bridge is in front of Rivière and serves as a direct link to Kim Seng Park, the Robertson Quay, and River Valley residential enclave. Around the corner from Riviere are Clarke Quay and Boat Quay, the most famous festive village of Singapore. Residents of Riviere can also get on a river cruise taxi and travel to Esplanade through Clemenceau, Clarke Quay, and Boat Quay.

For sports enthusiasts, Singapore Sports Complex is a 7 to 10-minute drive from Riviere. It houses a variety of indoor and outdoor sports operated by Sport Singapore. The Chinese Swimming Club, where some of the best water sports athletes in the country have trained, is also a short distance from Riviere condo.

The East Coast Park is near Riviere and offers a variety of exciting sporting and recreational activities. After a day of physical activity, the many wet markets and hawker centres provide a variety of scrumptious meals and snacks to refuel.

The Fort Canning Park is a 4-minute walk away from Riviere condo. The park is a perfect destination to learn about historical events. Fort Canning Park also hosts events like festivals, theatre production, and concerts.

Project Name Rivière & Site Plan

Amenities

Riviere condo has a lap pool and gym to keep your physical health in check. When you need to relax, the Sky Spa on the 37th floor provides spectacular southern views of the Singapore skyline up to the Marina Bay precinct.

Other facilities in Riviere include a library lounge that is surrounded by breathtaking landscapes. You can also host friends or have some family time in the dining area or entertainment lounge. Residents of the 4-bedroom units, 3-bedroom units, and deluxe occupiers get access to a private lift lobby.

Riviere Jiak Kim Street condo is also equipped with an integrated smart home system including smart mailboxes and a smart smoke detector. Residents of Riviere also get mobile access to Riviere’s facilities. Residents of Frasers property Riviere can get bespoke services at a discounted rate, such as concierge services, housekeeping services, and laundry services.

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Unique Selling Points

Riviere condo is located in an iconic piece of land that makes it a trophy property. In addition, two upcoming MRT stations, Havelock MRT Station and Great World MRT Station will be a short distance from Riviere. The two MRT stations will be part of the future Thomson-East Coast line and are expected to be ready by 2021.

Frasers property Riviere is only a 10 to 15-minute bus ride from City Hall, Central Business District, and the Marina Bay Financial Hub. The Riviere location is in a serene environment and surrounded by nature. Residents of this Jiak Kim Street condo can enjoy a sensational, nearly 180-degree, view of the Singapore River and the greenery view of Kim Seng Park. And given that Riviere is in the city centre, there is a beautiful view of the city landscape as well.

Who Should Buy A Unit In Riviere

The Riviere condo has a gross floor area of 551,450 sq ft. Floor plans show that the 1 bedroom units measure about 560 sq ft and 2-bedroom ones measure between 818 sq ft and 840 sq ft. The 3-bedroom units come in a variety of sizes ranging from 1141 sq ft to 1711 sq ft. The 4-bedroom apartments measure about 2002 sq ft. Each unit comes with top-level fittings and furnishing.

The wide range of unit types combined with access to good schools, hospitals, recreational joints, and malls like Great World City makes Frasers property Riviere a fit choice of residential property. The floor plan layout is designed to appeal to families of all sizes.

Near to Concorde Shopping Centre & Singapore Tourism Board

With the Frasers property development being part of a riverfront development that is close to the downtown city centre and a few minutes walk away from the Great World MRT station and Havelock MRT station, Riviere condo makes an excellent real estate option for upgraders and investors. This leasehold development sits on iconic land, which makes it a trophy condo with high rental potential.

Our Review On Riviere

The new launch of Riviere condo is bound to be one of the most talked-about developments in Singapore, given its placement in the former Zouk location. The site area also has close proximity to an MRT station and it’s near the downtown city centre. Residents of this Frasers Property Singapore do not have to drive to the CBD. There is a public bus service along Kim Seng Road.

Frasers property has seen to it that all unit types of the Riviere Jiak Kim Street have the facilities needed for comfort living. Our favourite part is that Riviere provides riverfront living and residents get an unobstructed view of the Singapore River.

Riviere Jiak Kim Street comes with a 99-year leasehold. Based on the gross floor area and floor plans of Fraser property, each unit is spacious and larger than the average size of units in the locality. The Rivière condo is fitted with modern technology, quality finishing, and other luxurious amenities that qualify it as a high-end real estate.

Conclusion

The Rivière condo developer, Frasers property Singapore has a well-established hospitality footprint across more than 80 cities around the world. It also has expansive experience in a variety of businesses in other real estate sectors. Fraser property is doing a remarkable job creating Riviere Jiak Kim Street, an elegant mixed-use development from the former Zouk site. 

The condo form part of an attractive group of waterfront developments, F & B, as well as lifestyle outlets distributed along the Singapore River. This Frasers property residential development in Jiak Kim street comes with a variety of spacious unit types, 3 conserved warehouses, and serviced units. In addition, residents of the Rivière will wake up to a view of the Singapore River.

You can own a part of this Frasers property Riviere new launch.  Whether you want a 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, 3-bedroom, 4-bedroom, or one of the conserved warehouses, you can register your intent to get a Riviere unit by contacting us.

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