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Three HDB estates to get makeovers

Three HDB estates to get makeovers
An artist's impression of the revamped Woodlands Waterfront, which will have An artist's impression of the revamped Woodlands Waterfront, which will have more landscaping and pockets of greenery. Residents in Woodlands Central will get a new …
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Carson City development moves along in planning process
A major new residential and commercial development that would include single-family homes, senior housing, small businesses, a clubhouse and pool is moving off the drawing board and into the Carson City approval process. The Vintage at Kings Canyon …
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Ashland joins county land bank
At its April meeting Wednesday, held at Mahanoy City Borough Hall, 239 E. Pine St., Mahanoy City, the land bank's board of directors voted to open a checking account at M&T Bank, Karlavage said. At its next meeting, slated for 7 p.m. May … A land …
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JUST SOLD: HDB flat near Redhill MRT sold above $900000

JUST SOLD: HDB flat near Redhill MRT sold above 0000
A 1,432 sq ft five-room HDB flat in Bukit Merah/Queenstown was sold for $ 918,000 in March this year, according to marketing agent Tay Hwee Hua (Helen Tay) from PropNex, who is also the owner of the unit. The mid-floor unit is located at 133 Clarence …
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Hdfc Bank Limited (NYSE:HDB) Shorts Decreased by 1.02% After Short Covering
The stock of Hdfc Bank Limited (NYSE:HDB) registered a decrease of 1.02% in short interest. HDB's total short interest was 3.84M shares in April as published by FINRA. Its down 1.02% from 3.88 million shares, reported previously. With 735,500 shares …
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HDB records gross profits of EGP 491.2m for 2015

HDB records gross profits of EGP 491.2m for 2015
The Housing and Development Bank (HDB) recorded a 60.4% increase in gross profits from EGP 306.2m reported in 2014 to EGP 491.2m in 2015, according to chairman and managing director of HDB Fathy El-Sebai. In a statement issued on Thursday, …
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Trilogy Global Advisors LP Cuts Position in HDFC Bank Limited (HDB)
HDFC Bank Limited logo Trilogy Global Advisors LP decreased its position in HDFC Bank Limited (NYSE:HDB) by 3.7% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 28,033 shares of the company's stock after selling …
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Faded directional markings in HDB carparks a hazard

Faded directional markings in HDB carparks a hazard
For example, the open-air carpark between blocks 427 and 428 in Clementi Avenue 3 has no directional markings on the road. Drivers could be moving their cars towards each other without knowing who has the right of way, which is very dangerous.
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Should you apply for a HDB flat if you're single and just turned 35?
As someone born in the 1980s, it's often easy to forget just how far we've come as a country. No, I'm not just talking about all the glorious achievements we've been harping on, especially during SG50. But I'm talking about the tiny steps we've been …
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Early Check For HDFC Bank Limited (NYSE:HDB)
Brokerages covering HDFC Bank Limited (NYSE:HDB) have released earnings and price estimates. According to them, HDFC Bank Limited Common Stock stock is projected to attain target price of $ 74.00 in coming year. Last year, the EPS was noted at …
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HDB will be flexible with third HDB loan: Lawrence Wong

HDB will be flexible with third HDB loan: Lawrence Wong
SINGAPORE: The Housing and Development Board (HDB) will be flexible in assisting households with a third HDB housing loan, but this will be on a case-by-case basis and typically for households that need urgent assistance but cannot secure mortgage …
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ST reporter's taste of life in an 'HDB-style' dorm for workers
Its 2,500 residents live in apartments that are like four-room HDB flats, with four sleeping in each of the three bedrooms, and sharing a living room, two toilets and a kitchen. At most purpose-built foreign- worker dormitories here, more than 10 …
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Parliament: About 26100 requests for public rental flats to HDB over last …

Parliament: About 26100 requests for public rental flats to HDB over last
“HDB assesses each appeal on its own merit,” Mr Wong said. “For needy households who do not meet the eligibility criteria, HDB will exercise flexibility and offer public rental if they are unable to buy a flat, and have no other housing options or …
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Residents help put out fire outside HDB flat in Eunos Crescent; explosions heard

Residents help put out fire outside HDB flat in Eunos Crescent; explosions heard
SINGAPORE – A fire broke out outside a seventh-floor HDB flat in Eunos Crescent on Thursday (April 7) morning, prompting residents to band together to help put out the blaze with buckets of water. No injuries were reported. The Singapore Civil Defence …
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HDB resale prices down 0.1% in March: Property index
SINGAPORE: The resale prices of Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats fell 0.1 per cent month-on-month in March, according to a local property index on Thursday (Apr 7). The price decline was the largest for executive flats, whose resale prices …
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HDB offers support to struggling flat owners
The Housing and Development Board (HDB) offers different types of assistance to flat owners who are struggling to repay their HDB loan due to financial problems, like the loss of a job, revealed Minister of State for National Development Koh Poh Koon …
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Fires at HDB block, coffee shop, field put out
A fire broke out outside a seventh-floor HDB flat in Blk 18 Eunos Crescent on Thursday (April 7) morning, prompting residents to band together to help put out the blaze with buckets of water. Photo: Lianhe Wanbao. Home Shares. 1,344. Lee Min Kok.
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Why HDB flat owners are in no hurry to sell

Why HDB flat owners are in no hurry to sell
In previous years, when the public resale market was hot, more flats were resold upon becoming eligible. From 2010 to 2012, more than 1,000 such flats were resold each year, representing between 12 per cent and 18 per cent of newly eligible flats.
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Parliament: Flat owners with financial difficulty may get mortgage concessions
Minister of State for National Development Koh Poh Koon told Parliament on Wednesday that the HDB has various assistance measures to help such families. These include financial counselling and referrals to social support agencies for job placements and …
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Why a HDB flat as your first home makes more financial sense

Why a HDB flat as your first home makes more financial sense
Our HDB developments are considered one of the best public housing schemes in the world. And while you see thousands of unsold condominium units around in Singapore today, you hardly ever see any unsold HDB units around your estate. Buying a HDB …
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HDB resale prices dip 0.1% in Q1: Flash estimates
SINGAPORE – Housing Board (HDB) flat resale prices continued stabilising in the first quarter as they registered a roughly 0.1 per cent drop from last year, according to flash estimates from the HDB on Friday (April 1). This comes on the back of a 0.1 …
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Worker dies after falling from rooftop of Bedok HDB block
Workers' Party MP Pritam Singh, who is chairman of the Aljunied-Hougang Town Council , said on his Facebook page that the worker of the town council's plumbing contractor had fallen from Block 662, Jalan Damai. The HDB block is at least 10 storeys high.
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How will HDB help you if you have been retrenched?

How will HDB help you if you have been retrenched?
Counsellors in HDB will refer you to social support agencies for job placements and financial aid (for example at the Employment & Employability Institute (e2i), Social Service Offices (SSOs), and Family Service Centres (FSCs)). HDB may offer you a …
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17-year-old girl found dead at foot of HDB block in Yishun
SINGAPORE – A 17-year-old girl was found dead at the foot of an HDB block in Yishun last night (April 4), Lianhe Wanbao reported. The Chinese evening daily named the teenager as polytechnic student Ong Siying, who lived on the 12th floor of the block, …
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840000 HDB households to receive GST U-Save vouchers in April
SINGAPORE: More than 840,000 households living in Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats will receive a GST Voucher – Utilities Save (U-Save) rebate this month, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) said on Friday (Apr 1). Eligible households will each …
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