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Renewal plans for Woodlands, Toa Payoh and Pasir Ris finalised: HDB

Renewal plans for Woodlands, Toa Payoh and Pasir Ris have been finalised and are ready to be presented to residents to gather their feedback, announced the Housing and Development Board (HDB) on Sunday (Apr 2). The rejuvenation of the three … Continue reading

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HDB flats ‘good store of asset value’ for those who plan ahead: Lawrence Wong

A Housing & Development Board (HDB) flat is a “good store of asset value” for those who plan ahead and make prudent housing decisions, National Development Minister Lawrence Wong said. His comments, made in a Facebook post on Wednesday (Apr … Continue reading

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Application rate for each 2-room Flexi BTO flat at 2.7 in 2016

The Housing & Development Board (HDB) received an average of 2.7 applications for every two-room Flexi Build-To-Order (BTO) flat offered in 2016, said Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong in Parliament on Monday (Apr 3). The applications came from a … Continue reading

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HDB resale flat prices declined 0.6% in Q1: Flash estimates

Resale prices of Housing & Development Board (HDB) flats declined by 0.6 per cent in the first quarter of the year compared to the previous quarter, according to flash estimates released by HDB on Monday (Apr 3). The resale price … Continue reading

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HDB resale prices fall 0.3% in February on lower volume

HDB resale prices fell 0.3 per cent in February compared with January. Resale prices of HDB four-room, five-room and executive flats fell 0.2 per cent, 0.5 per cent and 1.7 per cent respectively, while those of three-room flats rose 0.2 … Continue reading

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Shorter waiting time for BTO flats, easier resale transaction process

MORE help to first-timer homebuyers is underway, including shorter waiting time for build-to-order (BTO) flats in non-mature estates and quicker access to balance flats, Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong said. The Housing & Development Board (HDB) also aims to … Continue reading

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Higher grants: No rush to cancel earlier HDB resale transactions

THE two largest property realtors in Singapore have yet to receive any cancelled prior sale submissions for resale flats following the announcement of bigger housing grants for first-time HDB buyers in the Budget reading on Monday. Finance Minister Heng Swee … Continue reading

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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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