Flash Estimate of 4th Quarter 2018 Resale Price Index
HDB’s flash estimate of the 4th Quarter 2018 Resale Price Index (RPI) is 131.4, a decline of 0.2% over that in the 3rd Quarter 2018 (see Annexes A1 and A2). Based on the flash estimate, the decline in resale flat prices for the whole year of 2018 is 0.9%.
2 The RPI provides information on the general price movements in the resale public housing market. The transacted prices of individual flats (by block and flat type) can be found via the e-services on HDB InfoWEB.
3 The RPI for the full quarter, together with more detailed public housing data, will be released on 25 January 2019.
4 In 2019, HDB will launch about 15,000 new flats for sale. For the first Build-To-Order (BTO) exercise to be launched in February 2019, HDB will offer about 3,100 flats in Jurong West, Kallang Whampoa and Sengkang. More information on these BTO flats are available on the HDB InfoWEB. There will also be a concurrent Re-Offer of Balance Flats exercise.