The Florence Residences is a new condominium located along Hougang ave 2, Singapore. Prominently located in the midst of a retail and recreational district, The Florence Residences provide easy accessibility to anywhere you desire with Kallang-Paya Lebar Expressway, Tampines Expressway, two MRT Stations and plenty of bus services nearby.
www.theflorenceresidencelogan.com embraces the Club-Condo Concept Living with a total of 128 Facilities and 12 Clubs such as 80m Island Lap Pool, Amphitheater with Outdoor Movie Screening , Sparring Ring Pavilion with Punch Bag Corner, Pool Table with Dart Board Pavilion and many more.
While The Affinity wins location-wise (and is a great option for rental in future), buyers like us who don't need our apartment being absolutely near an MRT station (see point no. 6 in Part 2 coming up) will benefit from the lower PSF pricing at The Florence.
Situated in within the north-eastern region of Singapore, the area has been extremely popular among homebuyers over the last couple of years as all new launch condos in released in Kovan since 2012 have been fully sold - such as Kovan Regency, The Tembusu and Stars of Kovan.
On 17 September 2019, a 25-year-old construction worker from Bangadesh (belonging to a sub-contractor Dsoon Engineering - working for Tiong Aik Construction) was killed after a steel plate feel on him while he was working at The Florence Residence worksite in Hougang Avenue 2.
The Florence Residences site is an irregular shaped plot of land flanked by two roads, Hougang Avenue 2 to its north, and Florence Road on its west. A total of 53 units of prime residential landed properties will be built at Lorong 1 Realty Park with up to 3 storeys for each landed property.
The Florence Residences comprises of 9 buildings with 18 floors and 1410 residential units on the site area of 386,236 There are 5 unit types consisting of 1 - 5 Bedroom. Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary By Logan Property Singapore. Florence Residences at Hougang Avenue 2 and Florence road is home to many renowned educational institutions.
The Florence Residences is not far away from Shopping Center and Supermarket such as Hougang Mall, Heartland Mall and Nex Shopping Mall for an array of amenities such as grocery and retail shopping, banks, eateries and more. The Florence Residences is a 99 years leasehold land site make up of 1410 residential units sitting on an area of 386,236 square foot site is zoned residential with a gross plot ratio of 2.8.
The Florence Residences is located right in the middle of both Kovan and Hougang MRT stations, both of which are in the North-East Line and will take 12 minutes and 15 minutes to reach by foot respectively. The fact that The Florence Residences Condo is within a few minutes walk from the parks in the area means that your kids won't miss a place to enjoy their weekends and afternoons, playing various games or just basking as they read in the sun.
Still in the neighborhood is the Kovan MRT and Hougang MRT station, which has planned expansion. Formerly the project was referred to as Florence Regency, and it has now been changed to The Florence Residences after a deal worth $629 million with Hongkong real estate company, Logan Property.