HDB resale flat prices edge up 0.7% in Feb: SRX

But fewer transactions last month compared with Jan, property portal’s flash data shows The Housing Board resale market remained robust last month despite experiencing a seasonal dip from January. Fewer HDB flats changed hands last month compared with January, as prices inched up by 0.7 per cent. In all, 1,668 HDB resale flats were sold[…]

Parliament: HDB to scrap Re-Offer of Balance Flat exercises; single unwed parents can buy new 3-room flats in non-mature estates

SINGAPORE – To help home buyers access flats more quickly, the Housing Board will scrap the existing Re-Offer of Balance Flats (ROF) exercises. All unsold Build-To-Order (BTO) flats will first be offered through Sale of Balance Flats (SBF) exercises, and those that remain unselected will be directly offered for open booking, instead of going through[…]

More 2-room flats in 3 non-mature towns

Units in Woodlands, Choa Chu Kang, Tengah available at next BTO exercises More two-room Build-To-Order (BTO) flats will be offered in the non-mature towns of Choa Chu Kang, Tengah and Woodlands. This comes as 15,700 singles secured homes following a 2013 rule change which allowed singles aged 35 and above to buy new flats as[…]

Sales of newer HDB flats hit 9-year high in 2019

4,578 units that were less than 10 years old changed hands, 33.4% up from previous year Increasing numbers of home owners have been selling their Housing Board flats the moment they hit the minimum occupancy mark. Sales of HDB flats less than 10 years old hit a nine-year high last year, when 4,578 units changed[…]