07 Sep '17, 9am

Shorter construction time and lower costs from 2019

What is an HDB BTO? The acronym for Build To Order is BTO. Eligible buyers planning to buy a new HDB apartment can apply for BTO. How does BTO work? Tender for construction will be called only if the number of applicants is at least 70% of the number of apartments in a specific contract (50% since 2011), otherwise, the project will not be built. Comparing with typical HDB Resale flats, the BTO flats require a waiting period of about 3-4 years. For eligible BTO flat buyers in urgent need of accommodation who are not willing to wait for about 3-4 years, they can ballot for leftover units that are reintroduced into the market, Sales of Balance flats (SBF). How can I increase my chances of getting a Build-to-Order flat? Buyers can enjoy a much higher chance of success if they apply for BTO flats in non-mature estates, which are generally well-developed today with good transpor...

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Shorter construction time and lower costs from 2019

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