Marriage & Family

Renovating your BTO flat: Interior designers share some tips on budgeting, styles, and more

HDB flat renovations

After getting over the excitement of purchasing your build-to-order (BTO) flat, it’s time to think about renovations. If you know not where to start, take it from the interior designers themselves as they share with you tips on budgeting, styles to go for, and more. Set a budget As with most things, setting a budget will get you started on the right track. According to a spokesman for Qanvast, the data collected shows that homeowners of new apartments spend between


HDB's August 2020 BTO Starting Prices

Choose your home from 11 new Build-To-Order (BTO) projects that offer a total of 7,862 units of 2-room Flexi, 3-, 4-, and 5-room flats: Keat Hong Verge in Choa Chu Kang Parc Residences @ Tengah Champions Bliss and UrbanVille @ Woodlands Kebun Baru Edge in Ang Mo Kio Bishan Towers Dakota One in Geylang Costa Grove in Pasir Ris Tampines GreenCrest, Tampines GreenGlade, and Tampines GreenOpal Apply for your choice town and flat type by 18 August 2020, Tuesday, 11:59pm. Information on the BTO projects is available on


Lifestyle & Hobbies

Why Sol Acres 1 Bedroom Apartment Could Be A Smart Choice For Young Couples

For young couples who are about to commence their journey towards matrimony, buying a house is usually a decision that they will have to make collectively. Given the cost associated with buying a house, it is hardly surprising that this is often the biggest financial commitment for young couples. Therefore, besides considering emotional factors, it is just as important to consider the financial factors behind this important decision as well. Meanwhile, an executive condominium (‘EC’) has often been touted for



HDB’s Build-To-Order Sale Launch: Hougang, Yishun, Sembawang & Tampines (Apply before 23 Aug)


Good news for those who’s looking for a BTO flats. HDB has launched 5 new Build-To-Order (BTO) projects that offer a total of 4,841 units of 2-room Flexi, 3-, 4-, 5-room, and 3Gen flats: Buangkok Woods in Hougang EastDelta @ Canberra in Sembawang Valley Spring @ Yishun TampinesGreenVerge and TampinesGreenView Apply online for your choice town and flat type by 23 August 2016. Applications are open till 23 August 2016, 11:59pm, and you can apply online at any time till then.