The M is probably one of the shortest names for a condominium we’ve seen so far. It’s a project along Middle Road, a part of district 7. Its developer is no stranger for those who are familiar with the property developers in Singapore. It’s developed by a unit of Wing Tai Asia.
The nearby train stations are Bugis and Esplanade MRT stations. We will go into more details on that in a while. With a tenure of 99 years, the Temporary Occupation Permit (TOP) is estimated to be ready by March 2024. The estimated legal completion date is set to be in March 2027.
In this article, we will show you the key information of The M, reasons why you should choose to purchase a unit, master plan information specific to the Central Area, the site & floor plans, pricing, and developer’s background. Let’s get started!
Information at a glance
|Name of property||The M|
|Property developer||A unit of Wing Tai Holdings|
|Site area||approximately 7,462 sqm|
|Number of available units||522 units|
|Number of storeys||6 & 20|
|Expected TOP / legal completion||March 2024 / March 2027|
Why should you choose to stay at The M?
1. Proximity to public transportations
As you’ve probably read in the introduction, the nearest train stations are Bugis and Esplanade MRT stations.
Bugis MRT station is the closest to the property, being just a 3-minute walk away. Bugis MRT station services the East-West Line and Downtown Line. Via the East-West Line, you’re just two stops to Raffles Place MRT station. If you work in the Central Business District, staying at The M would be extremely convenient even if you don’t drive. As for the Downtown Line, you’re two stops away to Little India, where you can connect with the North-East Line.
Esplanade MRT station is a 7-minute walk away. By heading to the Esplanade MRT station, you can immediately access the Circle Line. From Esplanade, take two train stops to reach Dhoby Ghaut interchange where you can take the North-South and North-East Lines.
To access the buses near the property, we suggest that you take a 3-minute walk to the bus stop at Bugis Cube (Stop ID: 01039). That particular bus stop has 12 buses servicing the area! We will name a few to give you an idea of the routes available for you to take.
Bus 7 stops by Singapore Management University, YMCA, and Somerset Station. It also passes by the Singapore Botanic Gardens, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and ends its route at Clementi Interchange.
Bus 32 takes you to City Hall Station Exit B, Clarke Quay, and Queenstown Primary School. As for bus 51, you can hop on the bus to get to Boat Quay, Gan Eng Seng Secondary School, and Queenstown Polyclinic.
2. Grocery, shopping, and services
You’re just a 7-minute walk from The M to Cold Storage located in Bugis Junction. A drive will take a short three minutes! If you’re a fan of Korean food and products, we recommend you to take a 6-minute walk or 3-minute drive to Shine Korea at 231 Bain Street. Other options include Market Place by Jasons located in Raffles City Tower.
The options are plenty at Bugis! From The M, walk about three minutes to Bugis Cube or Bugis Junction. Bugis Cube is a smaller shopping mall right beside the condominium. If you want a variety to choose from, then Bugis Junction should do the trick. Bugis Junction has fashion brands like Aldo, Fred Perry, and GUESS Accessories. It also has Levi’s, Lovisa, and Pazzion.
You can also consider walking over to Bugis+ via the overhead bridge from Bugis Junction. You can find Bershka, Timberland, and Uniqlo at the mall with other global chain stores, casual eateries, a cinema, and a pool hall. If you’re not so particular about brands, then Bugis Street will be a perfect place where you can hunt for cheap buys.
Considering the proximity to The M, you can run your errands at one of the shopping malls mentioned above. Bugis Junction has several ATMs located within the mall. There are also telecommunication operators like M1, Singtel, and Starhub. You will also find money exchangers, a floral shop, and Q & M Dental Centre (Bugis).
3. Food options
Oh my, if we get started with the food options at Bugis, we’re afraid we don’t know where to stop. This is because The M is surrounded by tons of eateries and restaurants you will be glad to know.
For snacks and street food, just walk through Bugis Street for a range of options. As you exit Bugis Street, you will see Albert Hawker Centre at the back. Albert Hawker Centre has a range of local food you won’t get bored of! The only downside is the outdoor seatings so brace the heat if you want affordable and good food.
If not, you can always fall back on the options in the shopping malls. Bugis+ has Astons Specialties, Bangkok Jam, and Fish & Co. It also has Genki Sushi, Seoul Yummy, and Starbucks. Milk tea options include KOI and LiHo, just to name a few.
As for Bugis Junction, there’s Ajisen Ramen, Crystal Jade, and Food Junction. There are bakeries like Four Leaves, BreadTalk, and Polar Puffs & Cakes. You can also enjoy fast food options like KFC, McDonald’s, and Subway.
4. Schools nearby
Are you considering to transfer your children to new schools near The M? If so, you will need to know the school options near your new residence. Read on as we show you the schools close to the property.
We will start by taking a look at some preschools within 2km from the property:
Little Neuro Tree
NAFA Arts Preschool
Josiah Montessori : City Childcare Centre
MindChamps PreSchool @ Marina Square
PCF Sparkletots Preschool
House on The Hill Montessori Pre-School
Growing Up Gifted
Brainy Child Montessori
Next, here’s a list of primary schools within a 15-minute drive from The M:
Stamford Primary School
Farrer Park Primary School
River Valley Primary School
Cantonment Primary School
Bendemeer Primary School
St Margaret’s Primary School
Canossa Catholic Primary School
Geylang Methodist School (Primary)
Tanjong Katong Primary School
Tao Nan School
Radin Mas Primary School
Secondary schools within a 15-minute drive:
Outram Secondary School
St Margaret’s Secondary School
Singapore Chinese Girls’ School
CHIJ Secondary School
Bendemeer Secondary School
St Andrew’s Secondary School
Beatty Secondary School
Broadrick Secondary School
Geylang Methodist School (Secondary)
Tanjong Katong Secondary School
Manjusri Secondary School
- Bartley Secondary School
Maris Stella High School
Onward to junior colleges that are a 20-minute ride away:
Victoria Junior College
St Andrew’s Junior College
Nanyang Junior College
Anderson Serangoon Junior College
Eunoia Junior College
Raffles Junior College
Catholic Junior College
National Junior College
Anglo Chinese Junior College
The nearest polytechnic from The M is Temasek Polytechnic, which is about an 18-minute journey if you drive. As for universities, Singapore Management University is a mere 6-minute drive away from the property. This is followed by the Singapore University of Social Sciences and the National University of Singapore, both within a 20-minute ride away.
5. Parks and recreation
We suggest taking a 7-minute drive from The M to Fort Canning Park or Esplanade Park.
Fort Canning, one of Singapore’s historical landmark, sometimes hosts events such as concerts and plays. If not, the iconic place itself has lots to explore. Spot the gothic gates, the fort gate, and drop by The Battlebox (war museum) while you’re there.
Or tread past the Esplanade Bridge to get to Esplanade Park! You will be able to catch sight of the Tan Kim Seng Fountain, The Cenotaph, and Lim Bo Seng Memorial. Since you’re within the area, why not visit the exhibitions at the Asian Civilisations Museum, The Arts House, and National Gallery Singapore? That’s one way to make full use of the weekend.
For recreational activities, you can consider lazing the weekend away at the beaches at Sentosa. It’s only a 16-minute drive away from The M. Apart from the beaches, you can release your stress with the adrenaline-pumping rides at Universal Studios Singapore. You may also cool down at the Adventure Cove Waterpark or enjoy a golf session at Tanjong Golf Course or Serapong Golf Course.
6. Smart home and community features
Life is much more intelligent at The M with these smart home features to look forward to:
- Enjoy keyless entry with the ability to unlock your door remotely.
- Control and adjust the settings of your home air-conditioning system through your smartphone.
- You can set an automatic schedule to turn your water heaters on and off to suit your lifestyle needs and save electricity.
And here are some smart community features for an upgraded lifestyle at The M:
- Provide your visitors access by creating QR codes which they can use to scan their way in.
- Never miss a delivery, even when no one is at home to receive it. Get notified of your parcel and simply collect it at your convenience within the premises.
- Go keyless and unlock your letterbox with a personalized code. You will never worry about losing your keys ever again.
Draft Master Plan for the Central Area (2019)
A master plan is a guide that strategizes the development of land and property in a specific area at least for the next 10 years. The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) has announced the draft master plan specifically for the Central Area in 2019. Since The M is situated in the Central Area of Singapore, residents like yourself will benefit from the developments.
This graphic can sum up what to expect in the region:
The M’s site plan, facilities, and unit distribution
The M’s floor plans
The M’s studio & one-bedroom types
The M’s one-bedroom + study types
The M’s two-bedroom, two-bedroom + study & three-bedroom dual key types
The M’s cost per square feet (PSF)
The average cost is around $2,100+ per square feet (PSF).
The M’s pricing
|Type||Size from (sqft)||Property price from (SGD)|
|one-bedroom + study||527||$1444K|
|two-bedroom + study||721||$1819K|
|three-bedroom dual key||904||$2443K|
For the latest pricing and available balance units, get in touch with us today.
The M’s showflat
To book an appointment slot, please send us a WhatsApp message.
Meanwhile, you can view some of these virtual showflat pictures to give you a better idea of how living at The M will look like. We show you some living areas of the one-bedroom + study type:
The above image shows the view of the living room and kitchenette from the bedroom door. Here’s how the bedroom looks like with the washroom on the right:
A glance at the bathroom with a walk-in shower area on the left:
What you need to know about The M’s developer
Wing Tai Asia
Wing Tai was founded in 1955 in Hong Kong and incorporated in Singapore in August 1963. Listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange since 1989, it is an investment holding company with a key focus on growth markets in Asia, with assets exceeding S$4.5 billion.
They have a network of companies under the Wing Tai Asia brand – Wing Tai Holdings Limited (Singapore), Wing Tai Malaysia Sdn. Bhd (Malaysia), Wing Tai Properties Limited (Hong Kong), Wing Tai China Pte Ltd (China) and their subsidiaries. Wing Tai Asia’s main businesses are in property investment and development, lifestyle retail, and hospitality management in key Asian markets.
The development objectives of Wing Tai Asia are directed by quality with a consciousness for the environment. Principles of sustainability are reflected in their design as well. Here’s a look at their portfolio of residential properties:
- Le Nouvel Ardmore
- The Crest
- The Tembusu
- The Garden Residences
- Belle Vue Residences
- Draycott Eight
Where is The M located?
You can find it along Middle Road.
Can I view the showflat?
Sure! Book an appointment with us today.
Do you have the prices?
Yes, please click in to view the prices.
Who is the developer?
The developer is a unit of Wing Tai Asia.