13 Jan '11, 4am

Long queues form ahead of Sengkang's exec condo

SINGAPORE: Executive condominiums (ECs) continue to see strong demand from home buyers. The latest development, Austville Residences in Sengkang, saw a queue forming before doors opened for booking on Thursday morning. Property developer United Engineers declined to give first day sales figures. Market watchers said ECs serve a segment that is shut out of the HDB market. Motorists travelling along Buangkok Drive on Thursday morning were greeted by the sight of a long line of potential home buyers - all in a bid to secure a choice unit. "I was afraid that I won't be able to get my unit. Must get a good unit," one said. "Actually I have applied for a BTO already and I've in fact paid some money already, like S$2,000. But the thing is, I was thinking that I might even forfeit that to get this," another added. More than 100 prospective buyers were in line even before doors ope...

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