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NOT SAFE TO LIVE IN NEW GEYLANG FLATS, THEY'RE LIKE SLUMS OF SUSPICIOUS PEOPLE

Our reader warned against living in the new Geylang BTO flats as the area still sees suspicious characters loitering around. He claims that his neighbour's daughter was molested in the vicinity. He thinks the area is not safe for families and expects it to become yet another slum. "I wonder why the government doesn't know about this 2-room and 3-room flat problem. Why not mix it up? Why create slums? If got ethnic quota why don't have an income quota where a flat have all kinds of flats that cater to different stratas?"

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WHY DID PRICE OF NEW BTO FLATS INCREASE DESPITE FALL IN RESALE PRICE?

The price for Sembawang EastDelta@Canberra BTO 4-room HDB flats starts from $240,000. In the May 2013 BTO launch – Sembawang Eastbank, Eastbrook and Eastwave@Canberra were selling 4-room flats from $225,000. This is an increase in the lowest priced 4-room flats by 6.7 per cent ($240,000 divided by $225,000). Please explain 16.1 % price differential? If so, shouldn’t prices have fallen by about 9.4 per cent, instead of having increased by 6.7 per cent?

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CENTRALE 8 DBSS FLATS OF POOR QUALITY, RESIDENTS DEMAND EXTRA YEAR OF WARRANTY

After residents moved into their new DBSS flats in Centrale 8 at Tampines in June last year, they were upset to discover the poor quality of their premium flats. Some of them have even gone online to announce their unhappiness about the defects in their flats. Meanwhile, a group has also spoken the media and say that they hope the developer, Sim Lian Group, can extend the one-year period warranty, which obligates the developer to rectify any defects in the units. Some also want cash compensation.

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