Tag Archives: Khaw Boon Wan

Little short-term impact from public housing moves

Published 3 June 2011 TODAYonline By Colin Tan It has not been a week since National Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan made his move to make housing and the Housing and Development Board (HDB) popular again but already some private … Continue reading

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26,000 new HDB flats this year: Khaw

Published 3 June 2011 The Business Times By Uma Shankari THE Housing & Development Board (HDB) will release some 1,000 left-over flats accumulated from previous launches under its ‘sale of balance flats’ exercise later this year – boosting the total … Continue reading

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Policy shifts could siphon off demand for private homes

Published 2 June 2011 The Business Times By Uma Shankari HDB moves will lead to more balanced housing supply-demand, says CS Two recent policy shifts by the Housing & Development Board (HDB) – the move away from the build-to-order system … Continue reading

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Not all estates can take BTO projects

Published 2 June 2011 The Business Times By Emilyn Yap Most mature towns have limited land for public housing, minister says in blog Not every mature estate will be able to accommodate build-to-order (BTO) projects, said National Development Minister Khaw … Continue reading

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More BTO flats in mature towns: Khaw

Published 31 May 2011 The Business Times By Emilyn Yap Govt hopes to help young couples wanting to live near their parents THE Housing and Development Board (HDB) could be launching more new flats in mature estates next year to … Continue reading

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Build-to-Order put on hold – to just build

Published 28 May 2011 The Business Times By Uma Shankari HDB goes into overdrive and will build in anticipation of demand; record new supply coming up, but industry players warn about dangers of overbuilding WITH a new minister calling the … Continue reading

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