Artist impression of Parc Residences @ Tengah, an integrated development with public housing and a neighbourhood centre

HDB launches more than 7,800 BTO flats

SINGAPORE: The Real Estate and Growth Board (HDB) said on Wednesday (Aug 12) it has launched greater than 7,800 brand-new apartments available, including the very first batch of systems near Singapore’s very first car-free community center in Tengah.

A total of 7,862 apartments are readily available in the August Build-to-Order (BTO) workout, which includes devices held over from the Might sales exercise after it was canceled as a result of the COVID-19 “circuit breaker” period.

Besides Tengah, the new apartments lie in the non-mature towns of Choa Chu Kang and Woodlands, along with the mature estates of Bishan, Ang Mo Kio, Geylang, Pasir Ris, and also Tampines.

The flats range from two-room Flexi to five-room devices to fulfill the diverse real estate demands of first-timers, second-timer family members, the senior, and also singles, HDB claimed in a news release.

Starting prices for apartments in non-mature towns range from S$ 90,000 for a two-room Flexi device in Woodlands to S$ 418,000 for a five-room device in Tengah, omitting gives.

For mature estates, beginning costs range from S$ 137,000 for a two-room Flexi flat in Pasir Ris to S$ 571,000 in Ang Mo Kio.

Among the brand-new developments is Parc Residences @ Tengah, which makes up 12 household blocks made with one-of-a-kind bent rooflines.

It will certainly be the first public housing growth located in the brand-new Park District, located near Tengah Park Method and also Tengah Drive. An overall of 1,044 units– varying from two-room Flexi apartments to five-room apartments– are on offer.

Flats in the advancement will certainly additionally have functions such as smart illumination in common locations to minimize power usage as well as a centralized air conditioning system. Rates begin at S$ 108,000 for a two-room Flexi flat to as much as S$ 489,000 for a five-room device, excluding grants.

Keat Hong Edge, bounded by Keat Hong Web Link and Choa Chu Kang Grove, will certainly offer flats with much shorter waiting times. A total of 571 systems in three property blocks are available, beginning with S$ 99,000 for a two-room Flexi unit to approximately S$ 326,000 for a four-room system, omitting grants.

Bishan Towers has a total of 472 systems in 2 household blocks on offer, situated along Kallang River, near Bishan Road 11 and Braddell Road.

Flats in this advancement, which is near the Kallang Park Connector as well as the Central Expressway, are priced from S$ 176,000 for a two-room Flexi to S$ 617,000 for a four-room level.

Kebun Baru Side, nearby from Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park, has 380 readily available flats. These contain four-room as well as five-room flats in two household blocks.

The Ang Mo Kio Swimming Complex, Ang Mo Kio Community Centre, Daintree Residence, Florence Residences, and also Kebun Baru Market and Food Centre are also situated close by.

Costs for apartments in Kebun Baru Edge range from S$ 423,000 for a four-room system as well as approximately S$ 725,000 for a five-room.

Costa Grove in Pasir Ris, bounded by Pasir Ris Drive 3 as well as Pasir Ris Green, will have 1,070 apartments on offer.

These comprise 9 household blocks, two of which will certainly also house rentals. Including an additional block of rental apartments, the advancement will have a total of 10 blocks.

Costs for apartments in Costa Grove start from S$ 137,000 for a two-room Flexi to up to S$ 581,000 for a five-room system, excluding gives.


The brand-new flats are greatly subsidized, taking into thinking about the location, qualities, and dominating market conditions, said HDB.

“HDB’s prices are considerably less than the transacted costs of similar resale apartments in the vicinity. Additionally, two-room Flexi apartments are valued thinking about the lease selected,” it added.

Eligible new families will likewise get as much as S$ 80,000 under the Enhanced CPF Real Estate Give (EHG). Under the give, purchasers might pay just S$ 10,000 for a two-room Flexi unit, S$ 89,000 for a three-room, S$ 198,000 for a four-room, and also S$ 360,000 for a five-room.

First-timer households will certainly continue to be offered priority in level appropriation. Applicants who wish to live near to their parents or married kids in the very same BTO project can likewise submit a joint application under the Multi-Generation Priority System.

Application for the new apartments can be made online between Wednesday as well as Aug 18.

In a Facebook post on Wednesday, National Advancement Minister Desmond Lee stated projects might take longer to complete, as the reactivate of structure activities has actually been “calibrated” in order to reduce the danger of COVID-19 at building websites.

Structure service providers are additionally called for to abide by safe monitoring procedures.

“While projects might take longer than normal to complete, I have asked HDB to see just how we can minimize the length of the hold-ups where feasible,” Mr. Lee said.

He kept in mind that numerous potential house customers have actually been waiting on a new launch because the May sales exercise was held off due to COVID-19 limitations.

“I wish you will discover one that will fulfill your real estate demands,” he wrote.

The following BTO launch in November will certainly offer about 5,700 flats in Bishan, Sembawang, Tampines, Tengah, and Toa Payoh. An additional 3,500 flats in Bukit Batok, Kallang Whampoa, Tengah, and also Toa Payoh will certainly be introduced in February next year.

As much as 17,000 brand-new flats will certainly be released in 2020 to satisfy the need, previous National Development Preacher Lawrence Wong stated in 2014.

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