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Types of Flats

The various HDB flat types are thoughtfully designed to cater to a variety of living requirements and budget plans. The following list should help when you are looking for a resale flat.

The following flat types may be available in the open market:

  • 1-room to 5-room
  • Executive flat
  • Multi-generation flat

As flat layout and floor area varies, you should personally view the flats that you are interested in.

HDB Flat Types

2-Room Flexi

3-Room

4-Room

5-Room

3Gen

Executive Flat

Approx. floor area (square metres)

36 and 45

60 to 65

90

110

115

130

Total no. of bedrooms

1

2

3

3

4

3

Total no. of bathrooms

1

2

2

2

3

2

2-room flat

2-room flats are an affordable housing option for lower-income households.

Flat features 

  • About 36 square metres (Type 1) and 45 square metres (Type 2)
  • 1 bedroom with attached bathroom
  • Kitchen
  • Storeroom-cum-apartment shelter

View the 2-room show flat (Type 1) and 2-room show flat (Type 2).

3-room flat

For a compact living space that caters well to living needs, a 3-room flat is ideal. 

Flat features

  • About 60 to 65 square metres
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 of which is a master bedroom with attached bathroom
  • Kitchen
  • Living/ dining area
  • Common bathroom
  • Service yard
  • Storeroom-cum-apartment shelter

 

View the 3-room show flat.

 

4-room flat

4-room flats are great for young couples or young parents. These flats come in a variety of layouts.

Flat features

  • About 90 square metres
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 of which is a master bedroom with attached bathroom
  • Living/ dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Common bathroom
  • Service yard
  • Storeroom-cum-apartment shelter

 

View the 4-room show flat.

 

5-room flat

The 5-room flats are great for larger households of 4 to 5 members, with room enough for extended family.

  • About 110 square metres
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 of which is a master bedroom with attached bathroom
  • Living/ dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Common bathroom
  • Service yard
  • Storeroom-cum-apartment shelter

 

View the 5-room show flat.

 

3-generation (3Gen) flat

Eligible multi-generation families living under one roof in a 3Gen flat can delight in closer family ties. With 2 bedrooms with attached bathrooms, and 2 other bedrooms, it easily supports the needs of larger households.

Flat features

  • About 115 square metres
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 of which have attached bathrooms
  • Living/ dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Common bathroom
  • Service yard
  • Storage-cum-apartment shelter

Multi-generation family structure

A multi-generation family is any of the following:

  • Married/ engaged couple* and parents^
  • Widowed/ divorced with a child and parents^

* The couple must be eligible to buy a flat under the Public Scheme.

^ At least 1 parent must be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident.

Executive flat

Executive flats feature an additional space for a study room that can be easily converted into a cosy living room or TV nook. Some Executive flats also have a balcony space for added alfresco enjoyment.

Flat features

  • About 130 square metres
  • Living area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • 1 master bedroom with attached bathroom
  • 2 additional bedrooms
  • Common bathroom
  • Storeroom-cum-apartment shelter

Design, Build and Sell Scheme (DBSS) flat

You might also want to consider DBSS resale flats, which are sold under the same eligibility conditions and procedures as HDB resale flats. They offer more living choices to higher-income households that want something extra in terms of designs and finishes.