Our Thoughts On The Antares: Your Buyer’s Guide

Say hello to the Antares! The Antares is a new 99-year leasehold condominium situated in District 14, Singapore. Projected to be completed in November 2022, this exciting condominium development consists of 265 units and is 18 storeys tall. It is just a short distance from Mattar MRT station, which gives residents quick access to the rest of the central region of Singapore.

The Antares boasts condo facilities, such as a swimming pool, fitness corner, pool deck, BBQ, parking and 24-hour security.

The Antares is located along Mattar Road in the area of Macpherson-Potong Pasir, which is a neighbourhood that is rapidly growing to meet the day-to-day needs of the residents. It also means that the future residents of the Antares will definitely see an increasing value of their home and an increasingly comfortable and convenient lifestyle at the Antares.

The Antares Developer

The Antares is being developed as a joint venture between Keong Hong Holdings, Hock Lian Seng Holdings, and TA Corporation Ltd. All of these names might not sound familiar to you because the three real estate developers are mainly involved in the construction sector. However, they all have an established record in Singapore.

Hock Lian Seng, together with TA Corporation, are trusted developers that has a great track record in infrastructure development. Founded in 1969, this company is categorized by BCA as a Grade A1 contractor thanks to their excellent work when it comes to building works. Over the years, they have been involved in the construction of private residential homes, HDB flats and industrial development projects.

Keong Hong Holdings is another trusted developer in the construction industry. The group was founded in 1983 and its main activities include real estate development, building construction and hotel investment. The Antares floor plans which consist of 1 Bedroom is also perfect as there are many commercial.

Lastly, the TA Corp also boasts a strong track record spanning over 45 years. They are a well-established construction and property development group, with an increasing number of businesses in accommodation, distribution and the provision of staff training in Singapore and around Asia. The Antares site plan, a joint venture being developed by the FSKH Development Pte. Ltd. is under the urban redevelopment authority with its gross floor area at a wide expanse. The Antares developer FSKH Development Pte. Ltd. chose planned the floor plans for the Antares near Aljunied Road.

Project Details

Project name: The Antares

Location: 19 Mattar Road Singapore (387728), 21 Mattar Road (387729)

23 Mattar Road (387730), 25 Mattar Road (387731)

District: District 14

Description of Property: Proposed Construction of One Block of 18-Storey, One Block Of 17-Storey, Two Blocks of 5-Storeysdentla Flats with Communal Facilities, Swimming Pool, Landscape Deck and Two Levels of Basement Carparks.

No. Of Units: 265 Units

Carpark Lots: 212 Carpark Lots (Excluding 3 Handicap Lots)

Tenure Of Land: 99-Year Leasehold w.e.f 14 August 2018

Expected TOP (Temporary Occupation Permit): 30 Nov 2022

Expected CSC (Certificate of Statutory Completion): 30 Nov 2025

Land Size: 6,230.20 sqm

Developer: FSKH Development Company

(Consortium of Hock Lian Seng Holdings, Keong Hong Holdings and TA Corp Ltd)

Architect: Consortium 168 Architects

Landscape Consultant: D’Land International

M&E Engineer: United Project Consultants Pte Ltd

C&S Engineer: KCL Consultants Pte Ltd

The Antares Units Location Map

The Antares Location

The FSKH development the Antares condo location is at 23 Mattar Road. The location the Antares is within walking distance from the Mattar MRT station (about 100 meters) and is located in what is commonly labelled as the Rest of Central Region or RCR zone. The Mattar MRT station is set on the downtown line and connects residents to the downtown station within Singapore’s financial district, which is connected to other MRT stations, such as Tampines, Expo and Bugis MRT stations. The three minutes’ walk will certainly add to your convenience if MRT is your preferred mode of transport.

There are other major stations along the Downtown Line. Just one MRT stop brings you to the famous MacPherson MRT station, and Aljunied MRT. There is a bus stop nearby which is just opposite the Mattar Road MRT, which is also connected to the Circle Line. A second stop brings you to Paya Lebar station, which additionally connects to the East-West Line.

If you prefer other transportation options, you can consider taking a short drive to the downtown, since the area is also linked to major routes like the Upper Paya Lebar Road, Pan-Island Expressway (PIE) and Kallang Paya-Lebar Expressway (KPE), among others. Motorists will definitely find staying at the Antares delivers a great sense of comfort and convenience, as the Antares site plan is nearby the city fringe via the Pan Island Expressway.

If you want to visit the Orchard area for a comprehensive shopping experience, you can take a direct bus from your new home at the Antares to the central area, which takes around 35 minutes.

If shopping in the Central Business District (CBD) is not your thing, you’ll be pleased to know that it takes just 24 minutes to drive to Raffles Place via the Downtown Line.

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Shopping and Dining

For shopping and dining opportunities, residents will find many shopping malls close to the Antares condo project. To start with, the MacPherson Mall is a stone’s throw away. Moreover, just two MRT stops will take you to Paya Lebar MRT station, which is close to the Paya Lebar Central, Singpost Centre and City Plaza.

Shop Choices Nearby the Antares Homes

With the Paya Lebar Quarter set to be developed, future residents of the Antares can look forward to the neighborhood also developing into a vibrant community that is ideal for shopping, dining and entertainment activities. It is expected to house award-winning office towers and more than 200 retail outlets with indoor and fine dining experiences amidst lavish greenery and magnificent views of the area.

Otherwise, you can take a short trip to the Serangoon Shopping Centre in District 14 where you will find plenty more to explore.

In addition to shopping, residents can enjoy dining at the Circuit Road Hawker Centre.

Hospitals and Clinics

When living at the Antares condominium, you don’t have to worry about your regular health checkups or medical emergencies because there are several reputable hospitals nearby. Moreover, residents can enjoy easy access to nearby clinics like the Dental Clinic.

Schools

Educational Institutions in District 14

Parents will be pleased to know that several reputable schools are located near the Antares. These offer the best education in Singapore and cover almost all levels of education. Good examples include the following:

  • Cedar Primary School,
  • Geylang Methodist School (Primary)
  • Maha Bodhi School
  • Canossa Catholic Primary School
  • Maris Stella High School
  • Macpherson Primary and Secondary
  • Geylang Methodist Primary and Secondary
  • Bartley Secondary School
  • Cedar Girls Secondary School
  • Nexus International School

Parks and Recreational Areas

If you prefer to enjoy some fun with family and friends in the lush greenery and the beauty of nature, you can always visit the Aljunied Park [1] or the MacPherson Garden and community centre.

Bidadari Park is also just a walking distance away for residents who love the outdoors. Here, you can marvel at everything Mother Nature has to offer as you jog or cycle along the vast trails or the park’s connector.

Site Location of the Antares in District 14

Amenities

Another great thing about the Antares condo in Singapore is the lifestyle choices that it offers. To start with, the facilities and amenities at the Antares include a clubhouse and function rooms that families and their friends can enjoy. Enter a children playground and BBQ pit and the Antares becomes the perfect place for various family meetings. Moreover, there’s is a swimming pool and an indoor gym for sports and fitness enthusiasts.

You will also find a tennis court and plenty of open spaces where you and your family can take part in a wide range of sports activities.

Other notable features of the Antares include top-notch relaxation facilities such as a hammock alcove, clubhouses, chill spots, lounge areas, swing nook, multipurpose lawn, and constellation plaza as well.

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Unique Selling Points

  • Brand new residential condo in prime District 13
  • A short distance away from MacPherson MRT station and Mattar MRT station
  • Several reputable schools nearby, including Macpherson primary school, Canossa convent primary schools and Geylang Methodist Primary School, among others
  • A few minutes away from Paya Lebar Square, NTUC Fairprice, City Plaza, Singapore Post Centre and Market & Hawker Centre
  • Just 265 residential units
  • The spacious layouts, world-class amenities, and magnificent views of the city

Who Should Buy a Unit in The Antares?

The Antares condo is a wonderful investment opportunity since it is located at the city fringe. It is also well connected to the CBD via the Downtown Line. Commuting is also easy since this address is linked well to other highways via Nicoll Highway.

These units will definitely attract tenants working in the city centre with a price to match. With its close proximity to the CBD and the presence of Mattar MRT station a stone’s throw away from this FSKH development project, this is a sure attraction for prospective tenants.

If you’re searching for a place to call home, the Antares is a great choice due to the convenience this development offers. As stated above, the eateries, schools, and the development of this neighbourhood is a major bonus.

Our Review on The Antares

Since the Antares Condo is located close to Paya Lebar and other places which are enjoying fast growth and development, it is a wonderful opportunity for both homebuyers and property investors alike.

And considering that this is one launch that is next to Mattar MRT Station, the site plan the Antares is certainly an exciting prospect. While it takes much longer to reach the Central Business District, the commuting time is greatly reduced by the Downtown Line.

The accessibility of this city fringe development is convenient as there are a few major expressways and roads as well. Everything seems to be just next door and it is easy to hop into the next MRT when it’s time to get to a nearby shopping mall like the Paya Lebar Quarter or Nex in Serangoon. So living in the brand-new the Antares development is certainly good for everyone who values convenience.

Conclusion

Located on the peaceful end of District 14, The Antares is surrounded by shopping, dining and entertainment spots. It is near the Paya Lebar Centre, Singapore Sports Hub and a short drive away from the CDB as well as the Orchard Road shopping district. It is also close to reputable schools, food centres, markets and places of worship.

If you’re interested in buying a condo at the Antares condo, a Government Land Sale (GLS) parcel of land, contact us today to book your appointment for floor plan pricing, and get direct developer price, VVIP discounts and e-brochure. Prices are available for rooms ranging from 1-bedroom to 4-bedroom. Contact us to view the Antares showflat.

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