SINGAPORE — Resale prices and volume of Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats decreased in January compared to December 2016, according to a SRX flash report released on Thursday.
HDB resale prices fell 0.3 per cent month-on-month. The resale prices of HDB 3-room and 4-room flats went down by 0.6 and 0.5 per cents, respectively. Those of HDB 5-rooms and HDB executive flats went up by 0.4 and 0.9 per cent, respectively.
HDB resale prices in mature estates decreased by 0.7 per cent, while those in non-mature estates remained the same in January.
In terms of resale volume, some 1,174 HDB resale flats were sold last month, a 13.9 per cent decrease from the 1,364 units transacted in December 2016.