1,521 Flats Sold Under HDB’s Open Booking Scheme
A total of 1.521K public housing have recently been sold within the available reservation scheme since its commence on Jun2019, exposed MND Tan Kiat How during Parliament on 2 March.
He was replying to MP Gan Thiam Poh who inquired about the amount of HDB flats transacted in the available choosing system from its release.
The release choosing system enables home seekers “to secure a flat via the internet, furthermore grab their flat choosing scheduled visit with a first-come-first-served basis, that might be as soon as the following working day”.
Tan announced a totality of 46 2 room Flexi public housing, 2hundred 73 three room flats, 6hundred 1 4 room public housing, Five hundred and Ninety-seven five room/ Three Gen public housing, and four Exec flats have already been reserved as of 22 Feb 2K21 under the release choosing process.
Gan at the same time inquired about whether Housing and Development Board might think of injecting a fresh supply of flats extra consistently and also raise the quantity of flats attainable under the scheme.
Towards this, Tan gave out that HDB, at present, “postpones open scheduling twice a yr in order to insert a new quantity of flats. The bulk of public housing put forward within the open scheduling arised from the supply of public housing which continue to be unchosen during the 2 times yearly SBF routines”.
Tan added that HDB has already been uncovering strategies to present extra flats using open selection.
Housing and Development Board, as an example, has actually discontinued the ROF exercises from Feb2K20 to ensure higher unselected public housing coming from the SBF exercises can possibly be given without delay via available booking, Tan shared.