Flash Estimate of 4th Quarter 2017 Resale Price Index

  • Published Date: 02 Jan 2018

                HDB’s flash estimate of the 4th Quarter 2017 Resale Price Index (RPI) is 132.6, a decline of 0.2% over 3rd Quarter 2017 (see Annexes A1 and A2). Based on the flash estimate, the decline in resale flat prices for the whole year of 2017 is 1.5%.

     

    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 available on HDB’s InfoWEB.

     

    3          The RPI for the full quarter, together with more detailed public housing data, will be released on 26 January 2018.

     

    Upcoming Sales Launch

     

    4          In 2018, HDB will launch about 17,000 new flats for sale.  For the first Build-To-Order (BTO) exercise to be launched in February 2018, HDB will offer about 3,600 flats in Choa Chu Kang, Geylang, Tampines and Woodlands.  More information on these BTO flats is available on the HDB InfoWEB.