1,521 Flats Sold Under HDB’s Open Booking Scheme
An overall of 1.521K public housing have actually been sold under the open selection program since its launch in June2019, revealed Minister of State for National Development Tan Kiat How at Parliament on 2March.
He was addressing Member of Parliament Gan Thiam Poh who inquired the sum of HDB public housing sold in the open booking scheme since its launch.
The available booking scheme enables flat applicants “to get a flat via the internet, and also get their public home choosing scheduled visit with a first-come-first-served grounds, and that can possibly be as soon as the next working day”.
Tan reported a totality of Forty-six two room Flexi flats, Two hundred Seventy-three three room public housing\, 6hundred 1 4 room public housing, 597 five room/ 3Generation flats, as well as four Exec flats have gotten reserved as of 22February within the release choosing process.
Gan also inquired whether Housing and Development Board would think of throwing in a new supply of public housing a bit more consistently also increase the number of flats readily available under the scheme.
Pertaining this, Tan mentioned that Housing and Development Board, presently, “puts on hold available reserving double a year so as to insert a fresh quantity of public housing. The large number of public housing made available within the release booking emerged from the group of flats that stay left out during the 2 times yearly SBF activities”.
Tan included that Housing and Development Board has actually been investigating strategies to extend a bit more flats using open selection.
HDB, as an example, has already discontinued the Re-Offer of Balance Flat routines from February2K20 to ensure that even more unchosen flats from the Sale of Balance Flat routines may possibly be made available without delay through open choosing, Tan declared.