Martin Modern is a new condo by Guocoland which is located in the prime district near to Orchard. Martin Modern carries the prestigious address Martin Place residences and is a highly sought after address in Singapore. The River Valley Government Land Sales (GLS) plot attracts a high bid of $595m from Guocoland’s unit First Bedok land and there were a total of 13 bidders who have submitted interest for the plot of land. The plot of land is huge and large beautiful landscapes with quality and spacious layouts can be build on Martin Modern to complement the cosmopolitan life set near the Clarke Quay and Singapore River District.
Martin Modern Guocoland
Martin Modern bid price of $1,239 psf ppr is a record pricing for a pure GLS residential site and is the next highest after $1,163 psf ppr submitted for Highline Residences. The bid reflects the confidence the developers have for the real estate property scene in Singapore and that prime residential sites in Singapore is hard to come by. This is also uplift by the recent strong sales results set by Cairnhill Nine by Capitaland which sets the note that prime properties still remain a large draw in the city state. It is noted that there is a restriction of cap maximum 450 units for the GLS site which means that the unit will be more spacious and suitable for families and investors who are looking for decent size units in Martin Modern Condominium. 2
The location of Guocoland Martin Modern condominium is excellent as it is near to many amenities and shopping centres. Martin Modern Condo is near to Robertson Walk Shopping Centre where there are plenty of amenities and F&B outlets for the residents to gather after their daily work. Also, for more F&B restaurants, there are more unique choices available at Concorde Shopping Centre and Central Mall at Clarke Quay. For owners looking at other leisure activities, Martin Modern Orchard is also a short drive away from Fort Canning park where you can take a quick hike as well as Pearl Hill’s City Park.
Fort Canning Park
Fort Canning Park which is located in the heart of the city is just a few minutes walk from Martin Modern Guocoland. Therefore, residents of the development will be able to enjoy some outdoor activities with their family.
Fort Canning remains as an important part of Singapore’s culture and history. Schools with excursions to Fort Canning Park is an common occurrence now as the place blends historical, cultural and educational experience all into one.
Clarke Quay Central near Martin Modern Guocoland
Clarke Quay Central is a unique shopping centre located along the Singapore River. It is a popular shopping mall among the Japanese in Singapore as it features many Japanese F&B restaurants as well as fashion outlets.
Clarke Quay The Central has a total of 150 outlets which spread over a spacious 5 levels and many of the shops offer a good view of the Singapore River.
Clarke Quay Central also has a 25 storeys office tower that has the live, work and play theme in the building. This means it comprises of other facilities such as gym as well as other lifestyle amenities in the building. Clarke Quay Central is only a few minutes walk from Martin Modern.
Great World City Shopping Centre just a few minutes from Martin Modern
Great World City is a shopping centre as well as an office tower which is located near to Martin Modern. It has a 18-storey office build and 35 storey serviced apartment which is located beside Great World MRT Station. Great World City Shopping Centre is popular among the office crowd.
The shopping mall is huge with 400,000 sqft of retail space that spread over a well mixed tenant profile which include anchor tenant such as Cold Storage as well as Food Junction foodcourt. It even has its own cinema hall from Golden Village cineplex.
There are several F&B choices as well located in the mall. There is also ample parking space available at Great World City.
Boat Quay Entertainment District a short walk away from Martin Modern
Martin Modern City address is just a short away away from the entertainment outlets in Boat Quay. As it is of historical importance to Singapore’s heritage and the area was once a busy port in Singapore, several of the shophouses there are gazetted as conservation houses and is now home to many restaurants as well as pubs which now open for business in the Boat Quay area.
Boat Quay is very popular among the working crowd which consist of the finance and banking sectors immediately behind the shophouses. Martin Modern owners are only a short walk from their home when they have a drink at Boat Quay. A truly cosmopolitan life awaits you at the development.
Robertson Quay and Singapore River near Martin Modern Guocoland
Robertson Quay is an upscale area in along with Boat Quay and Clarke Quay that comprises of residential, commercial and hotel buildings. Together with Singapore River, there are many posh diners as well as thematic pubs along Robertson Quay that brings vibrancy to the area. Robertson Quay is only a few minutes away from Martin Modern First Bedok Land.
Well Roberson Quay may not be as popular as Boat Quay and Clarke Quay, there are many good restaurants worth the trip for. Some of these restaurants serve Thai, Western and North Indian cuisine.
Why Martin Modern Condominium by GuocoLand
- Prestigious address right in the heart of CBD
- Short walk to Great World City MRT and Great World City Shopping Centre
- Walking distance to entertainment and retail outlets and Robertson Quay
- Right next to River Valley Primary School
- Minutes walk away from Mohamed Sultan Road where a whole range of F&B and retail outlets are available.
- Scenic Singapore River and Boat Quay a few minutes walk from home
- A short drive to the CBD areas such as Raffles Pace, Orchard City as well as Shenton Way
- East Access to other parts of Singapore via major expressways
- Lush greeneries featuring trees and palms with units facing city or Singapore River
Martin Modern First Bedok Land
For owners of Martin Modern Martin Place who are not commuting by their own cars, the public transport network is excellent. Martin Modern Martin Place is located right next to Great World City MRT Station on the Thomson-East Coast Line. For owners who prefer to take buses, several buses are located at the bus stops on River Valley Road and Havelock Road. Therefore, getting to other parts of Singapore from Martin Modern Great World City is very convenient as it is centrally located as well as seamlessly located to other parts of Singapore. The development is only a short drive away to other parts of the Central Business District in Singapore. It is also near to UE Square Shopping Centre as well. Guocoland will be launching the project with an indicative pricing of $2,300psf and will feature units of 2 bedroom to 4 bedroom.
Analyst note that the developer should be launching the development in late 2018 or even 2019 where property cooling measures maybe relaxed. Also, more time could be needed in the design phase of the Martin Place site which is set to be one of Guocoland’s high end product featuring luxurious features in the development.
Liang Court Shopping Centre
Liang Court is a popular shopping centre right in the heart of the Clarke Quay and Singapore River District. There are several anchor tenants located in the mall such as MacDonald’s as well as Kinokuniya Book Store. Liang Court is popular among the young and trendy as well as there is a Party World KTV located in the shopping centre as well.
Liang Court underwent extensive renovations and was back in operation in 2008. It remains now as a popular shopping centre among the Japanese in Singapore due to its high concentration of F&B outlets serving Japanese favourite cuisines Liang Court is easily accessible by public transport with the upcoming Fort Canning MRT Station on the Downtown Line.
Martin Modern Martin Place River Valley
It is noted that Guocoland might be looking to launch the project late this year or even next year where it is rumored that property measures might be lifted. This project will be Guocoland’s iconic project located right in the heart of the city and will carry some landmark features of the developer. A gentle note that there are some height restrictions to the development. The development has a max restrictions of 30 storeys for the development although certain section of the development has even a lower restriction of 20 storeys. Nevertheless, plans are already underway by Guocoland First Bedok Land to construct an iconic tower right in the heart of the city.