HDB is offering 3,032 flats for sale. This is the largest supply of flats in a single launch this year. Home buyers will have a wide variety of flats to choose from, as this launch includes the Sale of Balance Flats exercise for flats located across 10 towns.
It comprises: 1,408 new flats in Yishun under the Build-to-Order (BTO) system; and 1,624 balance flats spread over 10 non-mature towns/estates under the Sale of Balance Flats (SBF) exercise.
With this launch, HDB would have offered 12,876 flats for sale since the start of 2010.
Yishun Riverwalk will have 1,408 standard flats comprising 254 units of Studio Apartments, 250 units of 3-room, 652 units of 4-room and 252 units of 5-room flats. Facilities provided in this development include an eating house, a mini-mart, two shops, a child care centre and a Residents’ Committee Centre.
Sale Of Balance Flats (SBF) Exercise
SBF exercises are conducted when HDB accumulates enough balance units from previous exercises. 1,624 flats located across 10 towns are being offered for sale in this exercise. They comprise 55 units of 2-room flats; 53 units of 3-room standard flats; 8 units of 3-room premium flats; 1,081 units of 4-room flats; 338 units of 5-room flats and 89 units of Executive (EF) flats.
Pricing of new BTO flats at YiShun riverwalk and balance flats under SBF
- $63,000 to $87,000 for a Studio Apartment;
- $141,000 to $181,000 for a 3-room flat
- $214,000 to $268,000 for a 4-room flat; and
- $287,000 to $350,000 for a 5-room flat
Sale of Balance Flats
- $104,000 to $126,000 for a 2-room flat;
- $164,000 to $237,000 for a 3-room flat
- $190,000 to $380,000 for a 4-room flat;
- $281,000 to $496,000 for a 5-room flat; and
- $354,000 to $482,000 for an Executive flat
HDB will continue to provide an adequate supply of new flats to meet housing demand. HDB will increase the total new flat supply to more than 16,000 new flats in 2010.
BTO projects slated for the rest of 2010 include areas such as Bukit Panjang, Punggol, Sengkang and Woodlands. The next launch in Sep 10 will offer about 1,320 flats in Woodlands. More details will be provided at the launch.
Find out more at HDB.