Our Thoughts On Uptown @ Farrer: Your Buyer’s Guide

An upcoming development, with the project name Uptown @ Farrer, promises to provide its residents with a city fringe experience within the city area for a ‘cosmopolitan mix within a cultural enclave.’

Consisting of 116 units, Uptown at Farrer Perumal Road Development acquired the Uptown at Farrer site for S$174.08 million, with retail units on the ground level and serviced apartments on a separate block.

The unit type in this tenure 99 years condo ranges from 2-bedroom, 3-bedroom, 4-bedroom, 5-bedroom penthouse, and dual-keys, and has a gross floor area of 173,892 sq. ft. The serviced apartments are under the Ascott Limited, named lyf Farrer Park Singapore.

Uptown @ Farrer Developer

A subsidiary of Low Keng Huat (Singapore Limited), Perumal Road Development has been responsible for developing other properties like the Mandarin Gallery, South Bank, Twin Regency, and One-North Residences.

Project Details

Location: 2 Perumal Road Singapore, 218773

District: 8

Description Of Property: A 21-storey block of residential units with pool and roof garden and sky terrace at the 4th floor; a 16-storey block with serviced apartments and; a 3-storey car park podium with commercial shops in the 1st floor.

No. Of Units: 116 residential units, 240 serviced apartments

Carpark Lots: 192 lots

Tenure Of Land: 99 years, starting 17th April 2017

Expected TOP (Temporary Occupation Permit): 16th Jan 2022

Expected CSC (Certificate Of Statutory Completion): 16th Jan 2025

Land Size: 3,847.8 sq. m.

Developer: Perumal Development Pte. Ltd.

Architect: Metaphor Design + Architecture Pte. Ltd.

Landscape Consultant:

M&E Engineer: Squire Mech Pte. Ltd.

C&S Engineer: TW-Asia Consultants Pte. Ltd.

Uptown at Farrer Site Map

Uptown @ Farrer Location

One of the properties near the city’s vicinity, Uptown at Farrer is located along 2 Perumal Road, next to the Farrer Park MRT station and opposite Farrer Park Hospital and City Square Mall.

Shopping and Dining

Mustafa Centre is a three-minute walk from Uptown @ Farrer, which is next to the Farrer Park MRT station. It is a 24/7 mega mall that houses pharmacies, cosmetic shops, footwear, fashion shops, electronics, and a post office. Residents of Uptown at Farrer can also shop at City Square Mall across the road, or at the 24-hour Prime Supermarket, which is a few minutes’ walk away.

Other malls surrounding Uptown @ Farrer Development include The Verge, Sim Lim Square, Albert Complex, Bugis Village, Bugis+, and Novena Square which carry a wide range of shops and restaurants. The Shing Hotel, Fortuna Hotel, Tai Hoe Hotel, Femloft Hostel, and The Claremont Hotel, are also close to the development’s vicinity.

Regular shoppers can also enjoy the Orchard shopping belt or the “retail heart” of Singapore, which is only a 6-minute drive away. Saturated with some of the world’s best luxury hotels that offer a variety of cuisines, interested clients can enjoy upscale boutiques, discount outlets, and department stores.  

Nearby Amenities in Uptown Include Eateries

Little India can also be found near Uptown at Farrer, which is packed with retail shops and restaurants in colourful settings that have a historical background for a unique shopping experience.

For food and dining experiences, residents can enjoy a handful of choices from Tekka Market, Berseh Food Centre, Pek Kio Market and Food Court Centre, Golden Mile Food Centre, which is only about 0.6 to 2 km. away from Uptown @ Farrer.  

Hospitals and Clinics

The Uptown at Farrer condo is also located next to quality healthcare facilities, like the KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, and the Connexion at Farrer Park, another major health facility easily accessible from the development.

Opposite the Uptown @ Farrer condo is the Farrer Park hospital, which offers a 24-hour emergency clinic and some of the best healthcare services in Singapore and the world.

Schools

As a resident of Uptown @ Farrer, your children’s schooling will not be a problem. Uptown @ Farrer is a maximum of 2 km. away from:

  • 10 Preschools like the Khalsa kindergarten, PCF Moulmein Blk 10, and MOE Kindergarten at Farrer Park;
  • 8 Primary schools like the Farrer Park Primary School, Bendemeer Primary School, Stamford Primary School, Hong wen School, and St. Joseph’s Institution;
  • 5 Secondary schools like the Northlight School, Bendemeer Secondary School, School of the Arts Singapore, and CHIJ Katong Covent;
  • 1 Junior college: St Andrews Junior College;
  • 2 Tertiary schools: Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts and Singapore Management University; and
  • 2 International schools: Insword Institute and Italian Supplementary School

Parks and Recreational Areas

The Botanic Gardens [1] in Singapore is 3 MRT stops away from Uptown @ Farrer via the downtown line. Having spacious green open spaces where you can have picnics, fly kites, listen to musical performances, or play some sports, the garden can also be a place to relax as you enjoy the spectacular view of mother nature.

For a more active form of relaxation, the Jalan Besar Swimming Complex is a few minutes away from Uptown @ Farrer. Children can also spend an active time at the Somme Road Playground while parents can indulge nearby at the Nalan Restaurant, Purely Vegetarian, and The Mask Restaurant.

The Indian Heritage Centre is also easily accessible from Uptown @ Farrar at 5 Campbell Lane which offers programs, exhibitions, and different activities that appreciate and create awareness of the Indian culture, arts, and heritage.

Uptown Condo Proposed Site Plan

Amenities

The facilities at Uptown @Farrer are designed to provide full family entertainment, thanks to Low Keng Huat Limited. There is a 50-metre swimming pool, Kids’ Water Play, sun deck, clubhouse, tennis court, a children’s playground, and BBQ pits.

There will also be a Jacuzzi, spa pavilions, and a roof garden where residents can relax after a long day.

Unique Selling Points

One of the best features of Uptown @ Farrer you can review is its accessibility to most parts of Singapore via commuting.

The site plan of the Uptown Farrer address is conveniently close to the Farrer Park MRT station, and possibly the closest residential to the MRT station. Farrer Park MRT station serves the North-East Line, which you can use to get directly to Dhoby Ghaut in about 8 minutes in 3 MRT stations or use it to get to Vivocity. Serangoon, on the other hand, is only 4 MRT stops away via the Circle Line. The Downtown Line also allows residents of Uptown @ Farrer to access almost any area of Singapore.   

For those who drive, the Farrer Uptown condo located near the Central Expressway (CTE) and Pan Island Expressway. You can easily drive to the central business district in about 8 minutes.

Bus services are also available close to the Uptown Farrer condo. There is one along Race Course Road, Perumal Road, Balestier Road, and Serangoon Road.

Another unique feature of the condo is that the units are uniquely designed to support co-living, with a social kitchen and a lobby that can be used for meetings or events.

Who Should Buy A Unit In Uptown @ Farrer

Properties close to an MRT station always make an excellent choice for property buyers.

Anyone looking for a city living lifestyle intertwined with the quieter city fringe experience will love the Uptown @ Farrer condominium. It offers excellent accessibility to different parts of Singapore, making it easy and convenient to get to and from work. This makes it a good buy for working Singaporeans, and families of all sizes.

If you are looking for an investment property, you can review to have one with the Uptown @ Farrer condominium.

Uptown Farrer is located on a prime piece of land that is a few minutes’ drive to the CBD and Orchard area. It is amazingly close to City Square Mall and Farrer Park MRT station, and is within the proximity to plenty of commercial establishments, giving it high rental yield potential.

The Uptown @ Farrer at Perumal Road also comes with a wide variety of unit types, including a 4-bedroom unit with dual key, and a 4-bedroom and 5-bedroom duplex. This makes it easier for property buyers to rent out part of their unit, and still live in it.

Our Review On Uptown @ Farrer

The Uptown Farrer site development at Uptown @ Farrer by Low Keng Huat Limited along Perumal Road condo is strategically located at the city fringe. It provides a variety of transport options that link Uptown @ Farrer to different regions of Singapore. It is surrounded by excellent amenities, hospitals, schools, shopping, and recreation areas.

The different unit types and location of the Uptown @ Farrer condominium accommodate all kinds of property buyers:

  • Multi-generation families looking for a large living space that supports private living;
  • Investors looking for lucrative real estate with a high potential rental income;
  • Property buyers looking to make money from the unit but cannot buy a second home; and
  • Young people looking for a vibrant location and a diverse lifestyle with live-work-play opportunities

The fact that the project developer is Low Keng Huat (Singapore) Limited provides assurance that the condominium will support luxurious living with tasteful finishing and top-level amenities.

Developer Low Keng Huat (Singapore) Limited has been responsible for developing other properties like the Mandarin Gallery, South Bank, Twin Regency, and One-North Residences.

Conclusion

This mixed development by Low Keng Huat (Singapore) Limited promises to be one of a kind. With the MRT station next to Farrer Park, and a major shopping mall right next to it, it will be worth every penny. From a look at the floor plans, each of the spaces will make a spectacular home or profitable real estate investment.

Contact us for the Uptown @ Farrer price range, where you can get a 2-bedroom or a 3-bedroom with or without a loft or private enclosed space. For the 4-bedroom, a 4+1 bedroom with or without a private enclosed space is offered, a 4-bedroom dual key, 4-bedroom with or without a private enclosed space, or a 4-bedroom duplex. Those looking for larger houses can get a 5-bedroom duplex.

You can view the exact unit size by booking a viewing of an Uptown @ Farrer showflat, or look for our e-brochure. Feel free to reach out to our developer sales team for more details to book showflat appointment.

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