Singapore is a multicultural country with many races such as Chinese, Malay, Indian and Eurasians. With globalisation, may foreign talents are now living as expatriates with their families. These expats comes from around the world and their country of origins includes USA, France, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, Japan, China and others. To cater to their children educational needs, many international schools have been established here offering different curriculums and the global International Baccalaureate system. Each of the schools prides themselves as being unique, innovative and impactful in conducting their studies.
Being a small country, the schools are typically situated in residential areas where the expatriates are living. Convenience is a key factor for these parents as the students can then be independent in commuting to and fro from the school. As such, real estate properties near these schools are highly demanded commanding higher rental rates than the others.