Asia Housing Boom Stalls as Tightening Puts Brakes on Prices

Asia Housing Boom Stalls as Tightening Puts Brakes on Prices

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Traffic travels along the Benjamin Sheares Bridge, past a condominium development, in Singapore. In Singapore, where demand for private homes and mortgages has boosted earnings for companies including lender DBS Group Holdings Ltd. and real-estate developer City Developments Ltd., measures to curb property speculation have resulted in slower price gains for six consecutive quarters.