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CPF Housing Grant Guide – How Much Can You Get For Your Resale HDB?
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in September 2022 and has been updated for accuracy and ...
22 September 2023
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5 Housing Highlights from National Day Rally 2023: New HDB BTO Plus Category, More Housing Options for Singles, And More
Over the weekend, PM Lee delivered his National Day Rally 2023 speech. These National Day Rally Speeches ...
21 August 2023
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Rent In Singapore: How Much To A Room Or Whole Unit in Singapore (2023)
With the wait for a BTO flat seemingly ever increasing, many newlyweds or couples might look towards renting ...
17 August 2023
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Downpayment for Condo: How Much Do First-Timers Need in Singapore?
“Buying a house in Singapore is easy!” …said no one ever. The path to home ownership in Singapore is often ...
4 August 2023
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HDB BTO Sep 2023 Launch: Locations, Expected Application Rates, Prices, and More
The third HDB Built-to-Order (BTO) flat launch of the year is almost upon us. If you didn’t like what you ...
24 July 2023
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HDB Sale of Balance Flats: Guide to SBF & Open Booking (2023)
Although the SOP for buying an HDB BTO flat has been well-documented, buying a flat via HDB’s Sale of Balance ...
19 July 2023
What Is The HDB Resale Price Index? 2023 Guide For Homeowners (To-Be) In Singapore
What Is The HDB Resale Price Index? 2023 Guide For Homeowners (To-Be) In Singapore
Buying property in Singapore is the largest expense anyone would make in their lifetime. Whether it’s Build-To-Order ...
17 July 2023
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An LGBTQ+ Real Estate Expert’s Top 10 Home Ownership Tips For Queer Couples
As a gay man in Singapore, William Tan didn’t have an easy time buying his first home. In his own words, ...
22 June 2023
5 Tips To Save Money on Your BTO Renovation, According to an Experienced Interior Designer
5 Tips To Save Money on Your BTO Renovation, According to an Experienced Interior Designer
Renovating your first BTO (Built-To-Order) home is an exciting milestone. It is often the very first step ...
19 June 2023
Step by Step Guide Buying a BTO
Buying an HDB BTO Flat in Singapore: A Step-By-Step Guide (2023)
Buying an HDB BTO flat is a rite of passage for most Singaporeans. It’s a sign that you’re finally ready ...
31 May 2023
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HDB BTO May 2023 Launch: Locations, Expected Application Rates, Prices, and More
Nothing caught your fancy in the HDB Feb 2023 Built-To-Order (BTO) launch? Or maybe something did, but ...
31 May 2023
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What is the New HDB Flat Eligibility (HFE) Letter? HFE vs HLE Letter, Application Process, and More
Whether you’re buying a Built-To-Order (BTO) flat or a resale flat from HDB, there’s one slightly leh chey ...
12 May 2023
Singapore Ranks Highest In The World For Total Stamp Duty On Foreigners Buying Residential Property
Singapore Ranks Highest In The World For Total Stamp Duty On Foreigners Buying Residential Property
According to a study released by global real estate services provider Savills on 5 May 2023, Singapore ...
5 May 2023
What Is The Additional Buyer’s Stamp Duty (ABSD) 99-1 Loophole in Singapore and Is It Illegal?
What Is The Additional Buyer’s Stamp Duty (ABSD) 99-1 Loophole in Singapore and Is It Illegal?
The mark of a true blue Singaporean isn’t how well he/she can follow the law, it’s about getting around ...
27 April 2023
HDB BTO Feb 2023 Launch: Locations, Prices, Expected Completion Dates & Application Rates, and More
HDB BTO Feb 2023 Launch: Locations, Prices, Expected Completion Dates & Application Rates, and More
Planning on applying for a Built-to-Order (BTO) flat in 2023? Your first chance is here! In the first BTO ...
2 March 2023
November BTO 2022 Review: Queenstown, Kallang, Whampoa, Bukit Batok, Tengah and Yishun
November BTO 2022 Review: Queenstown, Kallang, Whampoa, Bukit Batok, Tengah and Yishun
Editor’s Note: November 2022 is open for applications from 23 November 2022 to 1 December 2022. First-timers ...
23 November 2022
Breaking Up After Applying For a BTO Flat—How Much Money Do You Lose?
Breaking Up After Applying For a BTO Flat—How Much Money Do You Lose?
Breakups are one of the worst experiences some of us will ever go through. But it gets so much worse if ...
4 October 2022
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Should You Buy A Home with the Current Market Conditions? Tips to Navigate High Interest Rates, BTO Delays & More
This post was written in collaboration with DBS. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
August BTO 2022 Review: Ang Mo Kio, Bukit Merah, Choa Chu Kang, Jurong East, Tampines, Woodlands (Image/ Pexels by Pixabay)
August BTO 2022 Review: Ang Mo Kio, Bukit Merah, Choa Chu Kang, Jurong East, Tampines, Woodlands
Editor’s Note: August 2022 opened for applications from 30 August 2022 – 5 September 2022 If this is your ...
6 September 2022
HDB Grants 101
HDB Grants Guide 2022 — What’s the Max CPF Housing Grant You Can Get?
If you’re buying an HDB flat in Singapore for the first time, you’re just beginning to realise how much ...
22 August 2022
Map of HDB BTO May 2022 Review: Queenstown, Bukit Merah, Toa Payoh, Jurong West, Yishun/ Moneysmart
May BTO 2022 Review: Queenstown, Bukit Merah, Toa Payoh, Jurong West, Yishun
Recently, a 5-room Henderson HDB resale flat at City Vue became the most expensive resale flat in Singapore’s ...
3 June 2022
HDB Downpayment Guide: How Much Do You Need for BTO, Resale & EC?
HDB Downpayment Guide: How Much Do You Need for BTO, Resale & EC?
Editor’s Note: HDB’s May BTO 2022 is now open for application, from 27 May 2022 to 2 June 2022. Click here ...
27 May 2022
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HDB Resale Price Increase – Grants Available, Price Comparison, & How to Apply
When the pandemic first started, everyone was expecting a recession and a fall in property prices. But ...
27 May 2022
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Additional Buyer’s Stamp Duty (ABSD): What is ABSD in Singapore & what are the rates? (2022)
When you buy a home, you’re not just paying for that nice new flat or apartment. There are actually quite ...
20 May 2022
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Using Your CPF to Purchase Property? 3 Important Facts to Know (2022)
You don’t have to wait till you’re old and wizened to use the money in your CPF account. The first time ...
20 April 2022