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Post by Wd40 » Sat, 25 Jul 2020 1:05 pm

I was just searching . and it is very strange, there are almost zero availability of HDBs in many areas. There are lots of condos available though, but not HDBs. Any reason for this?

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Post by PNGMK » Sat, 25 Jul 2020 3:49 pm

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Post by tt1973 » Sat, 25 Jul 2020 8:14 pm

HDB rental units are always snapped up first.

Price price price ...

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Post by Wd40 » Mon, 07 Sep 2020 11:15 am

Nope. This was not the case earlier. There is a sudden huge divergence between number of HDBs available and number of condos available. Anyways, I found out the reason. Apparently, after Malaysia closed down its borders, there is a huge demand from people who used to commute up and down the borders. Those people are now clubbing 5 people in one 3 bedder HDBs and paying 2500 rent. So suddenly HDB demand and rents have shot up.

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Post by PNGMK » Mon, 07 Sep 2020 2:49 pm

Wd40 wrote:
Mon, 07 Sep 2020 11:15 am
Nope. This was not the case earlier. There is a sudden huge divergence between number of HDBs available and number of condos available. Anyways, I found out the reason. Apparently, after Malaysia closed down its borders, there is a huge demand from people who used to commute up and down the borders. Those people are now clubbing 5 people in one 3 bedder HDBs and paying 2500 rent. So suddenly HDB demand and rents have shot up.
Makes sense oily one.
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Post by rajagainstthemachine » Tue, 08 Sep 2020 8:08 pm

hi guys how are you doing ? :|
To get there early is on time and showing up on time is late

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Post by PNGMK » Tue, 08 Sep 2020 8:49 pm

rajagainstthemachine wrote:
Tue, 08 Sep 2020 8:08 pm
hi guys how are you doing ? :|
Holy craps... there's a name from the past... how is Miss Ukraine? Have you managed to keep your job. Last time I bumped into was in KL in that funky hotel!
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Post by Wd40 » Wed, 09 Sep 2020 10:49 pm

rajagainstthemachine wrote:
Tue, 08 Sep 2020 8:08 pm
hi guys how are you doing ? :|
Hey! How are you! Nice to see you. :)

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Post by Wd40 » Sat, 19 Sep 2020 10:56 pm

Right now in Jurong west area hardly any HDBs available for rent. Its amazing, never saw such a dynamic play out before. This article explains how Malaysians working here are causing havoc in the HDB rental market.

https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/si ... 9-13040596

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Post by Max Headroom » Sun, 20 Sep 2020 3:01 pm

Our aircon guy, a Malaysia chap, is one of their tenants. He told me he's paying $500 for a room; makes me wonder how many peeps they're cramming in these HDBs...

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Post by Max Headroom » Sun, 20 Sep 2020 3:02 pm

Max Headroom wrote:
Sun, 20 Sep 2020 3:01 pm
Our aircon guy, a Malaysian chap, is one of their tenants. He told me he's paying $500 for a room; makes me wonder how many peeps they're cramming in these HDBs...


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