Why some HDB estates are so popular

Price, supply, development plans among factors driving up sales

Non-mature estates dominated the most popular housing estates’ top rankings last year. PHOTO: ST FILE
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The Housing Board resale market has had an amazing year, with sales volume for the full year hitting an eight-year high last year.

The strong demand bolstered resale flat prices, which rose 5 per cent last year, the steepest annual price hike recorded since 2012.

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