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11 HDB Properties Have Reached MOP In 2021

14 January 2022 | BY

Now that we’re in 2022, here are our top picks of attractive properties that have completed their MOP and are available for resale.

HDB properties that reached MOP in 2021 (7)

For those who can’t wait to strike the BTO lottery, resale units are a viable alternative if you have the extra cash. In essence, the resale market is composed of BTO projects that have completed the minimum five years MOP. Now that we’re in 2022, here are our top picks of attractive properties that have completed their MOP and are available for resale.

North-East region

1. Punggol Edge

Punggol Edge
Image credit: Expand Group

Total number of units: 688
Types of unites: 3-, 4- and 5-room standard flats
Price: Ranges from $400K – $695K

Punggol has been rapidly growing into one of the few newer estates coveted by new homeowners thanks to its impressive list of amenities such as Waterway Point and Punggol Waterway Park. In fact, two new malls are on the way as well, with Northshore Plaza I opening this October and Northshore Plaza II coming in Q1 of 2022.

Location wise, the nearest public transportation is a 5 minutes’ walk from Meridian LRT. Parents have their pick of both primary and secondary schools, with schools like Rivervale Primary School and Greendale Secondary School in the vicinity.

2. Compassvale Mast

Compassvale Mast
Image credit: USG Boral

Total number of units: 928
Types of unites: 3-, 4- and 5-room premium flats
Price: Ranges from $450K – $820K

Within the Sengkang area, Compassvale Mast is one of the larger property projects with a total of 928 units. 

 Foodies will definitely be interested in this area, as Sengkang is one of those underrated places with loads of hidden food gems.

The property itself is just a 2-minute walk away from SengKang MRT, and there are a good mix of schools in the area such as Nan Chiau Primary School, Nan Chiau High School, Seng Kang Secondary School, and CHIJ St. Joseph’s Convent.

Other properties that have reached MOP in the North-East region: Hougang Crimson, Houang ParkEdge, Matilda Portico, Waterway Cascadia, Waterway SunDew, Compassvale Cape, Compassvale Helm, Rivervale Delta

West region

3. Clementi Ridges

Clementi Ridges
Image credit: @jj_wonggg

Total number of units: 684
Types of unites: 3-, 4- and 5-room standard flats
Price: Ranges from $590K – $1.2M

For those who stand by the argument that the west side is the best side, no place reps the west better than Clementi. Although this HDB development is on the pricier side, Clementi Ridges is just a stone’s throw away from Clementi Mall, which has all the necessities one could need. 321 Clementi is also nearby, which has a cinema for you to catch the latest blockbusters and even a Fitness First to help you hit those new year resolutions.

Apart from being just a 5 minutes’ walk from Clementi MRT, the development is also a 23-minute drive from Orchard Road. Schools nearby include Nan Hua Primary School, Clementi Primary School, and Clementi Town Secondary School.

4. Teban View

Teban View
Image credit: Saniton

Total number of units: 518
Types of unites: 3- and 4-room standard flats
Price: Ranges from $390K – $700K

Teban View is a quaint little neighbourhood located within Jurong East Town that’s close to a cluster of amenities such as Teban Gardens Supermarket, Sheng Shiong, and FairPrice, making grocery shopping a breeze. 

On the downside, the nearest MRT station which is Jurong East MRT is a 15-minute bus ride away. Those driving on the other hand shouldn’t mind this minor inconvenience as Orchard is a reasonable 20-minute drive away. 

Families should note that in terms of schools, options are limited with Commonwealth Secondary School being the only option nearby. 

5. Skyline [email protected] Batok

Skyline I@Bukit Batok
Image credit: Md Sufri

Total number of units: 1,232
Types of unites: 3-, 4- and 5-room premium flats
Price: Ranges from $495K – $1.1M

Aptly named for its impressive height, Skyline [email protected] Batok is a 36-storey-tall HDB development with a staggering 1,232 units – classifying it as one of the 100+ HDB flats of that height range in Singapore. Its twin, Skyline [email protected] Batok, is located right next to it, has a whopping 38 floors and reaches its MOP this year. Communal amenities of the development include a mini-mart, a childcare centre, and an eating house. The closest MRT station is Bukit Batok MRT, a 14-minute walk away.

Schools in that area include Bukit View Primary School, Keming Primary School, and Bukit View Secondary School.

Other properties that have reached MOP in the West region: Keat Hong Axis, Keat Hong Colours, Keat Hong Mirage, Keat Hong Pride, Keat Hong Quad, Clementi Gateway

North region

6.  [email protected]

Treetrail@Woodlands
Image credit: Fai Lennon

Total number of units: 652
Types of unites: 4- and 5-room standard flats
Price: Ranges from $478K – $698K

While Singapore is known as a Garden City, it’s increasingly hard to find a housing area that is shrouded in nature. [email protected] is one of those properties that is surrounded by greenery, making this a prime location for people looking to escape the hustle of city life.

There’s even a rooftop garden in its carpark, giving you one more place in the hood to unwind whenever you need a breath of fresh air. It’s located 600m away from Woodlands MRT and the schools nearby are Woodlands Primary School and Riverside Secondary School.

7.  Palm [email protected]

Palm Breeze@Yishun
Image credit: @rafiuddin_mohmmed

Total number of units: 546
Types of units: 3-, 4- and 5-room standard flats
Price: Ranges from 400K – 712K

True to its name, Palm [email protected] is surrounded by palm trees, and the architecture of its unique rooftop reflects a gentle breeze. These blocks of flats are located directly opposite Wisteria Mall, which has everything one would need from enrichment centres like Newcastle Learning Hub and My English School to supermarkets like Fairprice Finest. 

Khatib MRT is less than 850m away, making it easily accessible even if you choose to walk. Naval Base Primary School, Northland Primary School, and Orchid Park Secondary School are some of the schools in the area.

Other properties that have reached MOP in the North region: [email protected], Vine [email protected]

East region

8. Tampines GreenForest

Tampines GreenForest
Image credit: Soon Heng Glass

Total number of units: 424
Types of units: 3- and 4-room standard flats
Price: Ranges from $428K – $650K

With a colour scheme of brown, green, and white; it’s not difficult to see how Tampines GreenForest got its name. Apart from that, what makes this estate stand out is that it has its own little park – Tampines GreenForest Park – right next to it. It’s not just your run-of-the-mill park either, as it has an elaborate high element playground complete with a giant slide.

Tampines GreenForest
Image credit: SAHM Singapore

While you can be sure the little ones will adore this place, adults will also enjoy the estate’s proximity to furniture giants like IKEA and COURTS nearby, along with megastore GIANT for all your grocery needs. Tampines MRT is the closest station nearby, just 2.4km away. There’s also plenty of schools to choose from, such as St Hilda’s Primary School, Springfield Secondary School, and Junyuan Secondary School.

9. Joo Seng Green

Joo Seng Green
Image credit: Soon Heng Glass

Total number of units: 248
Types of units: 3- and 4-room standard flats
Price: Ranges from $568K – $800K

Situated along Upper Aljunied Road, Joo Seng Green is approximately 1.3KM away from Tai Seng MRT, making it highly accessible if you frequently use the Downtown Line and East-West Line. While there’s not many notable features around the area, foodies might be willing to make the 30-minute journey to Old Airport Road, famed for its assortment of hawker gems.

If you’re looking at schooling options for the kids, there’s Cedar Primary School, Cedar Girls’ Secondary School, and Maris Stella High School to consider.

Other properties that have reached MOP in the East region: Tampines GreenLace

Central region

10. Bendemeer Light

Bendemeer Light
Image credit: @sgoxy

Total number of units: 624
Types of unites: 3- and 4-room standard flats
Price: Ranges from $640K – $1M

This 40-storey high development towers over the rest of Bendemeer Road, giving you a bird’s eye view of the city skyline. The area puts you a short bus ride away from the city and gives you doorstep access to Bendemeer MRT station on the Downtown line. Orchard is also a mere 8-minute drive away.

School options available include Northlight School, Hong Wen School, Bendemeer Primary School, and Bendemeer Secondary School.

11. Tenteram Peak

Tenteram Peak
Image credit: Tenteram Peak

Total number of units: 755
Types of units: 3- and 4-room standard flats
Price: Ranges from $460K – $858.89K

Another skyscraper on the list is Tenteram Peak in the area of Kallang/Whampoa. These impressive 31-storey blocks are located right alongside the Central Expressway (CTE), allowing you easy access to other parts of the city. However, a few drawbacks would be the noise level, and the fact that the nearest MRT station, Boon Keng, is 3km away. 

Young couples looking to settle down and start families can expect the following schools nearby: Hong Wen School, Bendemeer Secondary School, St. Andrew’s Junior School, and St. Andrew’s Secondary School.

Other properties that have reached MOP in the Central region: Depot Heights, Telok Blangah Ridgeview, McNair Towers

Properties that reached MOP in 2021

We know that getting a BTO isn’t an easy process – especially if you’re a soon-to-be-wed couple or a newly-wed couple with no kids. If you can’t deal with the wait, here are 11 HDB developments fresh out of the MOP for you to consider.

Cover image adapted from (L-R): @sgoxy, Fai Lennon, Md Sufri

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