12 Nov '11, 12pm

HDB flats are

I was a lazy buyer when I bought my property more than a decade ago just after Asian Crisis. Prices had fallen to the level that I thought would be prudent to buy. But the effort I put into selecting a property really left much to be desired later on. When I arrived at the development the day it was launched, I took a look at the show apartment for a 3 room unit, I thought it would be big enough - special effects of mirrors and interior decor aside. I spoke to the sales person who told me I was "late" and all the best units have been snapped up by buyers queuing overnight and only 20% of the units were left. The sales guy told me units are all differently priced - the facing, level, etc all affected the price. I didn't quite understand why lower floor units were priced cheaper but figured the facing was important but was okay as long as the unit didn't face the afternoon s...

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