Find out the truth behind long-standing housing-related myths and misperceptions.
24 Apr 2014
Are parking wardens paid according to how many summonses they issue?
22 Dec 2015
Why are there price differences among new flats within the same town?
06 Sep 2012
Since the Government owns State land, why can’t HDB acquire land at a cheaper price, so that flat prices can be lowered?
Why can’t HDB scrap the practice of paying Cash-Over-Valuation?
31 Aug 2015
How has the delinking of BTO prices from resale prices helped to moderate flat prices?
03 Sep 2015
Does HDB profit from the sale of public housing flats?
08 Sep 2015
How can I own a home if new flat prices are rising faster than incomes?
Is it fair to compare BTO prices from different sales launches?
06 Feb 2014
Why can’t I renovate my flat any way I want, since I am the owner?
09 Jul 2014
The Lift Upgrading Programme (LUP) for my block seems to be taking longer than usual to complete. Is there a delay?
01 Mar 2013
Do HDB’s new flat purchase policies really favour Singaporeans?
02 Jul 2017
Why does HDB allow Singapore Permanent Residents (SPRs) to buy flats? What is the percentage of SPRs buying HDB flats?
What is HDB doing about unauthorised subletting?
28 Jun 2017
Why does HDB allow flat owners to sublet their flat?
Are HDB flats homes or assets?
How can I own a BTO flat with a monthly income of $1,000?
09 Sep 2015
Do we truly own our flats if they will be returned to HDB after 99 years?
Are new HDB flats smaller?
HDB flat options for singles
If I sink my money into my flat, how will I be able to retire comfortably?
18 Apr 2014
Why can't HDB provide rental flats for all?
HDB has raised the income ceiling and grant amounts for BTO flats. Does this indicate that new flat prices are high?
Why is the interest rate currently charged by commercial banks lower than HDB’s concessionary loan?
21 Feb 2014
Why can’t HDB grant me a bigger loan to buy the flat of my choice?
Do I really have to take a 25-year loan when I buy a new flat?