26 Jun '11, 2am

Latest blog post by Khaw Boon Wan reveals profile of HDB resale flat buyers

Private property owners and permanent residents made up almost 30 per cent of buyers for resale HDB flats, National Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan revealed in his latest blog post. -- ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN THE profile of buyers driving the hot Housing Board (HDB) resale market has been revealed - and it seems private property owners and permanent residents (PRs) still make up a sizeable chunk of the demand for such homes. Together, these two groups comprise almost 30 per cent of transactions, according to new figures released by National Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan in his latest blog post yesterday. He also announced in the same posting that HDB will be combining the June and July launches of its new build-to-order (BTO) flats into one exercise in mid-July. Earlier, he had flagged larger launches as a way to give flat buyers a wider choice of flat types and ...

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