Low Zhaoxuan is the Associate Group Director for Kingsford Hurauy Development which built the Normanton Park Condominium in Singapore. With incredible, modern facilities and a highly convenient location, it’s easy to see why this place is so popular.
Low answered some questions about the Normanton Park Condominium.
Tell us more about Normanton Park Condominium?
This condominium is the most anticipated launch of 2019. It’s located in District 5 and is the first new development launch in the Buona Vista area in the last 12 years! It is located within a brisk walking of Kent Ridge MRT and has connections to multiple tenant pool sources such as the One-North Business Park, National University Hospital, SciencePark, National University of Singapore as well as Mapletree Business City. Also, the condo is located right outside the Greater Southern Waterfront Development which is currently in construction. Imagine as the southern gateway to Asia, the beautiful waterfront district is planned to create an island with many different varieties of housing as well as tourist attractions and access to the city’s green pathways.
The Normanton Park complex has a total land area of 660,999 square feed and has 1864 luxury apartments with choices ranging from 1 to 5 bedrooms. Each room as unobstructed views of the amazing surrounding landscape at Kent Ridge Park.
What are the advantages of being so close to Kent Ridge Park?
Residents are situated close to the vast natural beauty of Kent Ridge Park and this is especially enjoyable for nature lovers who can enjoy a leisurely stroll through places like Telok Blangah Hill Park and the Labrador Nature Reserve.
Kent Ridge Park has historical significance for being the sight of a major battle in World War 2 and is an excellent place for history buffs to visit. Those interested in breaking a sweat can use any of the 20 fitness stations dotted around the parkland.
As well as this, studies have shown that Singapore homebuyers are willing to spend more to be close to green areas like Kent Ridge Park. The combination of public parks, park connectors and managed vegetation creates a space where the air temperatures are cooled and natural shade is provides, reducing the need to use air-conditioning.
Are the apartments being built primarily for homeowners or to be rented out to tenants?
Because of the location tranquillity, most residents will be homeowners who are looking for a permanent place they can enjoy every single day. With that said, the central location of the condominium means that there will be a good diversity of tenants moving in and out.
Will this project have other facilities apart from the apartments?
Residents can expect state-of-the-art facilities across the massive 660,999 square ft land area. There’s no shortage of daily indulgences for residents and guests to enjoy.
Is the project in a convenient location?
As it is located within a short walk of Kent Ridge MRT, you are always closely connected to amenities like the Vivo City shopping centre. It also has connections to the major expressways so that you have easy access around Singapore and is only a 10-minute drive from the CBD.
As well as this, the 2025 completion of the Circle Line will connect Kent Ridge MRT with Marina Bay MRT, making the location even more convenient for anyone who works in either district.