Flash Estimate of 4th Quarter 2020 Resale Price Index
HDB’s flash estimate of the 4th Quarter 2020 Resale Price Index (RPI) is 137.8, an increase of 2.9% over that in 3rd Quarter 2020 (see Annexes A1 and A2). Based on the flash estimate, resale flat prices have risen 4.8% for the whole year of 2020.
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 22 January 2021.
4 In February 2021, HDB will offer about 3,700 Build-To-Order (BTO) flats in Bukit Batok, Kallang Whampoa, Tengah and Toa Payoh. This includes the new Community Care Apartments in Bukit Batok. In May 2021, HDB will offer another 3,800 BTO flats in Bukit Merah, Geylang, Tengah and Woodlands. More information on the BTO flats is available on the HDB InfoWEB. Given the economic uncertainty due to COVID-19, HDB is monitoring the housing market closely and will calibrate the supply if required.