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Higher CPF Housing Grant: No big increase in resale market prices, say analysts

Final-year university student Belle Low has been looking to settle down with her boyfriend of four years. So far, her search for a first home has been concentrated largely on Build-to-Order (BTO) flats. But she said the increase in the … Continue reading

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4,056 flats on offer in February BTO exercise

A total of 4,056 Build-To-Order (BTO) flats were launched in Punggol, Clementi and Tampines on Tuesday (Feb 14), the Housing and Development Board (HDB) announced. This is the first tranche of 17,000 flats to be launched in 2017, it said. … Continue reading

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Prevailing market conditions may influence cost of new HDB flats: Lawrence Wong

Prevailing market conditions may affect prices of new HDB units offered under the Sale of Balance Flats (SBF) exercises, said National Development Minister Lawrence Wong in Parliament on Tuesday (Feb 7). He was responding to a question by Workers’ Party … Continue reading

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HDB launches 4,056 flats for sale in February BTO exercise

THE Housing & Development Board (HDB) on Tuesday launched 4,056 flats for sale under the February 2017 Build-To-Order (BTO) exercise. The flats being offered in the first tranche for 2017 span across six projects in the non-mature town of Punggol, … Continue reading

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HDB resale volume, prices down in January: SRX

HDB resale prices fell 0.3 per cent in January compared to December, while transactions fell 13.9 per cent to about 1,174 flats resold, according to data from SRX Property released on Thursday. Consultants called the drop a blip and believe … Continue reading

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Singapore’s HDB resale prices, volume fall in January: SRX

RESALE prices and volume of Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats decreased in January compared to December 2016, according to a SRX flash report released on Thursday. HDB resale prices fell 0.3 per cent month-on-month. The resale prices of HDB … Continue reading

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HDB resale prices fall 0.1% in 2016

The resale prices of Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats fell by 0.1 per cent in 2016, according to latest figures from HDB released on Thursday (Jan 26). For the fourth quarter of 2016, the Resale Price Index saw the … Continue reading

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Bishan DBSS flat sold for record S$1.18m

A new record high in HDB resale prices was achieved at Natura Loft, an HDB Design, Build and Sell Scheme (DBSS) project in Bishan where a five-room flat was transacted at S$1.18 million last month. This already marks the third … Continue reading

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Demand for HDB resale flats expected to remain strong this year

The number of resale transactions for public housing flats rose 7.8 per cent to 20,813 cases last year from 19,306 cases in 2015. The latest figure is also the highest in four years. One factor that boosted the resale volume … Continue reading

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Number of HDB resale flat transactions up 7.8% in 2016

THE Housing & Development Board said on Thursday that its resale flat price index dipped 0.1 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2016 over the preceding quarter. The drop for the whole of last year was also 0.1 per … Continue reading

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