Enbloc/Collective Sale

Name of case: Kok Yin Chong & Ors v Lim Hun Joo & Ors [2019] SGCA 28

Issue: Whether CSC acted in good faith. This was an appeal from the decision of the High Court in [2019] SGHC 3.

Name of case: Lim Hun Joon & Ors vs Kok Yin Chong & Ors [2018] SGHC 256

Issue: Validity of collective sale agreement – first plaintiff (“Lim”) and the third plaintiff (“Chan”) each failed to declare an actual or a potential conflict of interest before their elections into the CSC; approvals of the apportionment of sale proceeds and of the terms and conditions of the collective sale agreement (“CSA”) were not given at a general meeting of the management corporation and that the transaction in respect of the collective sale to the purchaser was not in good faith.

Name of case: Chan Yoon Sun & Ors v MCST Plan No. 4340 (“Braddell View Estate”) (STB No. 28 of 2017)

Issue: Whether there were any “relinquishment of control “ by the chairman of the MCST and procedural irregularities in the adoption of resolutions that resulted in the advancement of interests of subsidiary proprietors who were in favour of a collective sale over the interests of those who were not.

Name of case: Samuel Bernard Sassoon & Ors v Ng Swee Lang & Anor (“Phoenix Court”) (STB No. 6 of 2007)
Issue: Validity of collective sale agreeement

Name of case: Wee Cheong Yeow & Ors v Ong Guek Kim Valerie & Ors (“Finland Gardens”) (STB No. 17 of 2007)
Issue: Whether application made by subsidiary proprietors with not less than 80% of share value

Name of case: Kwan Cheong Loong Chris & Ors v Chin Pak Lim & Ors (“Minton Rise”) (STB No. 33 of 2007)
Issue: Validity of collective sale agreement; sale price not in good faith; method of distribution; and procedural requirements

Name of case: Doreen Seow & Ors v Lau Pui Sang & Ors (“Horizon Towers 1”) (STB No. 43 of 2007)
Issue: Defects in application made to Strata Title Board

Name of case: Mamata Kapildev Dave & Ors v Lau Pui Sang & Ors (“Horizon Towers 2”) (STB No. 43 of 2007)
Issue: Role of Strata Title Board in situations of collective sale; transaction not in good faith; procedural requirements

Name of case: Sardool Singh s/o Baldev Singh & Ors v Lam Kong Choon & Ors (“Flamingo Valley”) (STB No. 49 of 2007)
Issue: Whether transaction in good faith

Name of case: Wiener Robert Lorenz & Ors v Chua It Poh & Ors (“Gillman Heights”)(STB No. 53 of 2007)
Issue: Whether law requires application to be made by susbsidiary proprietors with not less than 90% of share value; age of estate

Name of case: Tan Siew Tian & Ors v Lee Khek Ern Ken (“Airview Towers”)(STB No. 65 of 2007)
Issue: Whether application made by subsidiary proprietors with not less than 80% of share value