Public housing in Marina South? Analysts say it is likely, given Govt's push for more inclusivity

While analysts said the area is likely to have public housing, the ratio of public to private housing remains uncertain. PHOTO: URA
New: Gift this subscriber-only story to your friends and family

SINGAPORE - The Marina South precinct is likely to have public housing as well, given the Government's move to inject Housing Board flats into traditionally private housing estates elsewhere, said analysts.

In its long-term plan unveiled on Monday (June 6), the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) said it would create a better mix of public and private housing islandwide, starting with the area around Upper Changi MRT station and Bayshore estate.

Already a subscriber? 

Read the full story and more at $9.90/month

Get exclusive reports and insights with more than 500 subscriber-only articles every month

Unlock these benefits

  • All subscriber-only content on ST app and straitstimes.com

  • Easy access any time via ST app on 1 mobile device

  • E-paper with 2-week archive so you won't miss out on content that matters to you

Join ST's Telegram channel and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.