Nestled in a private residential enclave near nature, The Skywoods along Dairy Farm Road in District 23 promises a privileged way of life.
The 99-year leasehold site spans about 188,370 sq ft, or 17,500 sq m, with a plot ratio of 2.1. Six 15-storey will sprawl the area housing 420 apartments altogether. Buyers will find a range of unit layouts to choose from. Specifically, 28 units of 1+1-bedroom, 70 units of 2-bedder, 210 units of 3-bedroom, 84 units of 4 -bedroom and 28 units of penthouses, with sizes starting from 527 sq ft to 1,496 sq ft.
The residential project is a joint venture between A Corp, Hock Lian Seng Holdings, King Wan Corp, and Far East Distillers. Launched over the weekend of 7 – 8 September, the price was lowered to attract more buyers in light of the tighter borrowing rule of a 60% Total Debt Servicing Ratio (TDSR) limit. TA Corp group chief executive, Neo Tiam Boon, revealed that Skywoods was supposed to be launch at $1,300 psf, but was reduced to an average price of $1,250 psf.
Hock Lian Seng Holdings, another developer in the joint venture clinched numerous construction excellence awards; thus residents can look forward to a top-notch home with comprehensive amenities. Indeed the development will feature six lifestyle zones – The Wellness, Forest Thrill, Aqua Sky, Sensory, Verandah and The Club – with outdoor recreational facilities including an adventure fitness corner, jogging trail and tennis court for residents to savour an active lifestyle amid the greenery. Every unit will also be North-South orientated for home owners to enjoy the warmth of this sunny island but without the glare of direct sunshine.
With Dairy Farm Nature Park just across the road, and the Bukit Timah Nature Reserve and Bukit Batok Nature Park slightly farther away, nature lovers will relish the proximity to nature; non-nature lovers can also cultivate an appreciation for nature, but surely all will appreciate the fresh air that comes with greenery.
Recreational aside, residents at Skywoods will also enjoy everyday conveniences from shopping amenities, schools and transport accessibility.
Nearby malls include Bukit Panjang Plaza, The Rail Mall, The Firestation, Junction 10, Bukit Timah Shopping Centre and Bukit Timah Plaza. Densely dotted within a 1 km radius are a range of educational institutes like Bukit Panjang Primary School, St Francis Methodist School (Private), CHIJ Our Lady Queen Of Peace (Primary), Fajar Secondary, amongst others.
Finally with the Hillview MRT Station (Down Town line) due to be completed in 2015, when Skywoods attain TOP in 2016, a MRT station will be within 5 minutes reach.
With the lower price of this residential project, people with spare cash may want to consider Skywoods, speak to a mortgage broker to find the most suitable home loan.
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