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The Best HDB Flats for Singles in Singapore at Every Budget (2024)

The Best HDB Flats for Singles in Singapore at Every Budget (2024)
The Best HDB Flats for Singles in Singapore at Every Budget (2024)

Single in Singapore? Once you have turned 35, you are eligible to buy HDB flats for singles. Finally, you can move out of your parents’ home or swap a rental home for a flat of your own!

There will be some changes to the HDB Singles Scheme which will kick in from H2 2024. For example, previously restricted to new 2-room Flexi flats in non-mature estates and resale flats, singles will now be eligible to ballot for new 2-room Flexi flats in all estates.

They will also be able to buy HDB resale flats in the Standard, Plus and Prime categories, subject to resale income ceilings for Plus and Prime flats.

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So, not sure what HDB flats for singles are out there? Let’s start with our recommendations for 2-room and 3-room HDB units for singles, within reach of a Singaporean above 35 earning the 2023 median income of $6,718.

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2-room HDB flats for Singles: Under $300,000

16 Marine Terrace ($285,000)

16 Marine Terrace HDB resale flat
16 Marine Terrace HDB resale flat

This 2-room flat, which obtained its Temporary Occupation Permit (TOP) in 1974, is located a seven-minute walk from Marine Terrace MRT station. There is a Giant Express located a two-minute walk away, and East Coast Park is located about a 10-minute walk away. In addition, the flats are also within walking distance of major thoroughfare East Coast Road, which is home to many popular eateries.

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2-room HDB flats for Singles: $300,000 to $400,000

450D Bukit Batok West Avenue 6 ($338,888)

450D Bukit Batok West Avenue 6 HDB resale flat
450D Bukit Batok West Avenue 6 HDB resale flat

This 2-room flat is located a 14-minute walk from the upcoming Bukit Batok West MRT station, which will open in 2028. It is also a 15-minute walk from the existing Bukit Batok MRT station and the area’s biggest shopping centre, West Mall, which houses amenities such as a Cold Storage supermarket, a cinema and Bukit Batok Public Library. The flat received its TOP in 2019 and just fulfilled its MOP.

372 Jurong East Street 32 ($348,000)

372 Jurong East Street 32 HDB resale flat
372 Jurong East Street 32 HDB resale flat

Located an 11-minute walk from Chinese Garden MRT station, this 2-room flat, which received its TOP in 2012, enables residents to live just one MRT stop away from the bustling Jurong East commercial area, with its popular malls like Westgate and Jem. The flat is located within walking distance of the Jurong East Sports Centre and Swimming Complex, and a 12-minute walk from a Giant Express supermarket.

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2-room HDB flats for Singles: Above $400,000

423 Clementi Avenue 1 ($492,000)

423 Clementi Avenue 2 HDB resale flat
423 Clementi Avenue 2 HDB resale flat

Located a 14-minute walk from Clementi MRT station, this 2-room flat, which received its TOP in 2013, is located on a high floor and enjoys unblocked views with a glimpse of the sea. Next door to Clementi MRT station, residents enjoy access to the area’s main mall, Clementi Mall, which houses Clementi Public Library and a FairPrice Finest supermarket.

40B Margaret Drive ($570,000)

40B Margaret Drive HDB resale flat
40B Margaret Drive HDB resale flat

Located in a historic housing estate on Margaret Drive, this 2-room flat on a high floor is a six-minute walk from Queenstown MRT station on the city fringe. It received its TOP in 2021 and is located a three-minute walk from the famous Margaret Market and a four-minute walk from the Queenstown Public Library. The Margaret Drive area will be undergoing rejuvenation in the coming years, with new housing projects and amenities in the works.

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3-room HDB flats for Singles: Under $350,000

534 Bedok North Street 3 ($349,000)

534 Bedok North Street 3 HDB resale flat
534 Bedok North Street 3 HDB resale flat

Located a 16-minute walk from Bedok Reservoir MRT station, this bright 3-room flat obtained its TOP in 1986, making it relatively new for a 3-room flat at this price point. It is located just opposite Bedok Town Park, with the larger, scenic Bedok Reservoir Park within walking distance, making it a good option for nature lovers.

There is also a Sheng Siong Supermarket a stone’s throw away from the flat, making it convenient in terms of both amenities and pleasure.

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3-room HDB flats for Singles: Between $350,000 to $450,000

180B Marsiling Road ($445,000)

180B Marsiling Road HDB resale flat
180B Marsiling Road HDB resale flat

Located on a high floor, this 3-room flat on Marsiling Road received its TOP in 2014 and is located about a 16-minute walk from Woodlands MRT station as well as Causeway Point, the neighbourhood’s largest mall, home to amenities like FairPrice Finest and a cinema.

It is also located within walking distance of Woodlands Civic Centre, which houses the Woodlands Regional Library. Those who enjoy making day trips to Malaysia will be happy to find that the flat is within walking distance of the Causeway.

107C Canberra Street ($450,000)

107C Canberra Street HDB resale flat
107C Canberra Street HDB resale flat

This slickly-renovated 3-room flat, which received its TOP in 2017, is an 11-minute walk from Canberra MRT station, and a stone’s throw from large swathes of greenery at Sembawang Park with its sea views. The new Khatib Bongsu Nature Park is located not far away, offering the potential for nature walks.

The icing on the cake? Some units will even enjoy waterfront views of the Johor Strait. Finally, there is a Sheng Siong Supermarket located just two blocks away, making grocery shopping a convenient affair.

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3-room HDB flats for Singles: Above $450,000

95A Henderson Road ($730,000)

95A Henderson Road HDB resale flat
95A Henderson Road HDB resale flat

Occupying an attractive city fringe a 12-minute walk from Tiong Bahru MRT station and the area’s main mall Tiong Bahru Plaza, this 3-room flat on Henderson Road received its TOP in 2018 and fulfilled its Minimum Occupation Period (MOP) not long ago.

Foodies will face no shortage of choices as the flat is located less than 100 metres from Bukti Merah View Market and Hawker Centre, and within walking distance of the popular Tiong Bahru lifestyle enclave off Seng Poh Road with its chic cafes and bars.

25A Saint George’s Lane ($799,800)

25A Saint George’s Road HDB resale flat
25A Saint George’s Road HDB resale flat

Located on a high floor with unblocked views, this 3-room flat on Saint George’s Lane enjoys an excellent location, a six-minute walk from Boon Keng MRT station on the city fringe. The flat received its TOP in 2019 and recently fulfilled its MOP.

With the Whampoa River flowing nearby, some units will enjoy waterfront views. The flats are also located within walking distance of Bendemeer Market and Food Centre and the many eateries at Whampoa West.

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Buying a HDB Flat in Singapore

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