According to a 2013 Sample Household Survey, which is done every 5 years, 91% of household owning HDB flats were satisfied. This figure shows a slight drop from 2008’s figure of 96.4%.
It seems that the main concern of HDB flat owners’ are a flats condition of aging, according to media reports that have cited HDB. This might affect the sales of Sol Acres EC as many could be buying HDB instead of new ECs in the Choa Chu Kang area.
Sol Acres Choa Chu Kang
According to the Housing and Development Board, there was also a drop from 95.1% 5 years prior to the current 92% regarding dissatisfaction with residents’ neighbourhood with the main issue being inconsiderate neighbours distraction from neighbours might affect the sales of Sol Acres.
Lim Biow Chuan, who is both a member of Parliament and the Government Parliamentary Committee for National Development, has stated that there will always be residents who complain of neighbours disrupting their sleep due to making noise in the night, or causing obstructions in common areas with flower pots obstructing others. There is also a larger number of disputes regarding high rise littering.
Choa Chu Kang EC
In a different light, there has been a rise from 2008’s 94.4% to 2013’s 96.1% regarding overall satisfaction of residents with estate facilities being provided. Of the 98.8% respondents, there has also been a growing number of residents who feel a sense of belonging in their community.
The survey’s findings has shown that the population of HDB residents, which is made up of Singapore Permanent Residents and citizens and excludes subtenants, has seen a 0.9& annual growth rate between 2008 figures and 2013. 2013 had a recorded 3.06 million HDB residential population.
Sol Acres EC Choa Chu Kang
The Sample Household Survey that HDB runs every 5 years is meant to gather feedback in order to find any emerging trends in the public housing sector for Sol Acres. Between January and August of 2013 nearly 8,000 households were interviewed on all HDB estates for this most recent survey for Sol Acres.