Tag Archives: Defects

PASIR RIS ONE DBSS DEVELOPER SAYS THEY WILL ADDRESS FAULTS

The developers of Pasir Ris One, a costly public housing Design Build and Sell Scheme (DBSS) project that made news after residents complained about narrow corridors, says that they would address the faults and defects highlighted by the residents and make improvements to several areas.

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MILLION DOLLAR EC PENTHOUSE AT RIVERPARC PLAGUED BY DEFECTS

Less than a week ago, it was reported on complaints by some residents at RiverParc Residence in Punggol about an unmistakable stench of sewage that plagued units in the executive condominium (EC). Now several penthouse owners at the 504-unit EC estate developed by Qingjian Realty have filed complaints about rusty staircases and water seepage.

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PUNGGOL EC FLATS STRUCK BY DISGUSTING STENCH PROBLEM

Mr Fabian Tan and his family of 8 have been putting up with a stench, literally, for the past few months. The problem? His home is filled with a nauseating stench which seems to come from the master bedroom toilet at his 5th storey unit in RIverParc Residence, Punggol.

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HDB: BTO FLAT DEFECTS SPOTTED BY OWNERS ARE EASY TO FIX

According to the Housing Development Board, despite the multitude of complaints about new BTO flats, they only received about one reported defect per unit in recent years. The HDB spokesperson added that these defects are easily rectified and do not affected the safety and structural integrity of the flat.

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TRIVELIS DBSS BUYERS ARE CHEAPSKATE AND UNGRATEFUL

I think the people complaining about all the defects in the Trivelis DBSS project need to wake up their idea. If you buyers can afford more than a couple hundreds of thousands for more expensive DBSS flats instead of buying simple and cheap units like everyone else, then why are you complaining so much? The Authorities have delivered on the promise of giving the public cheap affordable housing, and you buyers willingly pay extra for some extra features, so why should you buyers insistently harass the Authorities to keep making good on defects when you can clearly afford further private renovations yourselves?

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HDB: BTO DEFECTS REPORTED ARE NOT REAL DEFECTS BUT IMPERFECTIONS DUE TO UNREALISTIC EXPECTATIONS

The issue of defects rectification can be made more trying and complex when there are differences in understanding and expectations. An imperfection may be seen as a defect, and this usually happens with home owners who expect their new flat to be in pristine condition. While this is understandable, adopting zero tolerance towards defects and imperfections is not a reasonable expectation.

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