Flash Estimate of 1st Quarter 2020 Resale Price Index

  • Published Date: 01 Apr 2020

          HDB’s flash estimate of the 1st Quarter 2020 Resale Price Index (RPI) is 131.5, unchanged from the RPI in 4th Quarter 2019 (see Annexes A1 and A2). 

     

    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 24 April 2020.

     

    Upcoming Sales Launches

     

    4     In May 2020, HDB will offer about 3,700 Build-To-Order (BTO) flats in Choa Chu Kang, Pasir Ris, Tampines and Tengah. In August 2020, HDB will offer about 4,100 BTO flats in Ang Mo Kio, Bishan, Geylang, Tampines and Woodlands. Of these, the flats in Choa Chu Kang (May 2020) and Tampines (August 2020) will have shorter waiting time. More information on the BTO flats is available on the HDB InfoWEB.  

     

    5     Meanwhile, there are also flats available for open booking. Eligible flat buyers may apply online at HDB InfoWEB on a first-come-first-served basis, and book a unit as early as the next working day, where possible.