d’Leedon – Strategic location, world-class developmental features and excellent
amenities in the vicinity ranks the launch well above its competitors
d'Leedon is the epitome of city-fringe living that is located in Singapore's prestigious
district 10. The development boasts full-fledged amenities, strategic location and an
excellent range of facilities. This article expounds why d'Leedon is generating a hype
amongst prospective investors.
The epitome of city-fringe living – that’s what developers are claiming about d’Leedon, the new
36 storey high rise development in the Farrer precinct. This article evaluates the factors that
make d’Leedon an appealing investment.
Strategically located in the highly desired and prestigious district 10, d’Leedon is perfect for
anyone that relishes the unparalleled connectivity that city-fringe living provides. Residences
have Farrer Road MRT right at their doorstep, which connects them seamlessly to any part of
Singapore. Farrer Road is also located just beside major roads and expressways that lead right
to the heart of the city. Being situated in the Holland/Bukit Timah area also means that the 36
storey high d’Leedon will feature prominently in the Farrer skyline – but that is not all.
Surrounded by low-rise private residential properties and Good Class Bungalows (GCBs),
residents are assured of the highly sought after panoramic skyline view of the Singapore city.
This is something very rare in compact and clustered Singapore.
World Class Developmental Features
Of course, being strategically located will not be sufficient for a demanding investor. Investors
also need to know that what they are investing in is modern and of a high standard. Designed
by globally renowned architect Zaha Hadid, who was awarded the Pritzker Architecture Prize
(considered to be the Nobel Prize of architecture) in 2004, d’Leedon is her first residential
project in Singapore. Zaha Hadid is truly distinguished in her own league and is currently
working on a multitude of projects including the London Aquatic Centre (2012 Olympic games),
high speed train stations in Naples, Opera Houses in Middle East as well as major planning
projects in Beijing. And of course d’Leedon, a marvelous development of 7 towers that escalate
to the sky, which prominence is set to outshine any others in the area. There is a large expanse
of land (only 20% is utilized by the 7 towers) dedicated for landscaping and facilities. These
facilities include a gymnasium, events courts, restaurant, retail, children’s wet play area, tennis
courts and many others. Residents know what they are getting is indeed truly luxurious and
Excellent Amenities and Schools
There is also an excellent range of entertainment, dining and recreational options around
d’Leedon. It is located close to many popular and exciting leisure hubs like Holland Village,
Tanglin Village and Dempsey Hill, as well as the world class Orchard Road shopping belt. There
are also many recreational spaces like the Singapore Botanic Gardens and the Singapore Island
Country Club that is just a short drive away.
In highly competitive Singapore, parents are usually eager to stay near to good schools to
facilitate the entry of their children to these schools. d’Leedon is located within 2 km to two of
the most prestigious primary schools in Singapore, Nanyang Primary School and Raffles Girls’
Primary School, and this is a huge pull for many families. There are also reputable instituitions
like Hwa Chong Instituition and the National University of Singapore that is just a short drive
The development’s close proximity to business hubs such as One-North, Biopolis (renowned
biomedical R&D hub), Fusionpolis (R&D for electronics and technology and the future media
hub, Mediapolis, also means that there is a great opportunity for high rental yields and capital
From the above reasons, readers can now understand why there is much anticipation over
d’Leedon, a development that boasts full-fledged amenities, ace location and a myriad of
facilities. It is indeed the epitome of city-fringe living.