1,521 Flats Sold Under HDB’s Open Booking Scheme
A total amount of 1.521K public housing have recently gotten transacted in the open choosing scheme ever since its launch during June2019, communicated Minister of State for National Development KH Tan inside of Parliament on 2March.
Tan was responding to Member of Parliament TP Gan who inquired the amount of Housing and Development Board public housing marketed within the available booking system ever since its commence.
The open selection system helps property applicants “to obtain a flat on the web, and also obtain their public home option scheduled visit on a first-come-first-served manner, in which may possibly be as early as the subsequent working day”.
Tan mentioned a sum of 46 2 room Flexi public housing, Two hundred Seventy-three 3 room public housing\, 601 4 room public housing, 597 5 room/ Three Gen public housing, and four Executive public housing have already gotten booked as of 22 February 2K21 via the available choosing system.
Gan furthermore inquired if HDB might look at injecting a new number of flats a bit more continuously and also boost the sum of flats provided in the scheme.
Towards this, Tan mentioned that HDB, already, “suspends available scheduling two times a yr in order to insert a new number of flats. The greater part of public housing extended within the open booking originated from the pool of flats in which stick around unselected following the two times yearly SBF exercises”.
Tan mentioned further that Housing and Development Board has actually been examining methods to offer extra public housing by means of open booking.
Housing and Development Board, for instance, has actually halted the ROF routines since February ’20 so that more unselected flats out of the SBF routines may possibly be provided directly by means of available booking, he replied.