OK – using the word “investing” might not be the most appropriate.

With each successive BTO, the papers would go on and on about how certain popular estates are heavily over-subscribed. Heh.

Ever wondered what kind of homework did those couples do before deciding on that $250K (or $500K) HDB apartment? I know of some who don’t even bother to physically check out the neighbourhood.

I live in Punggol, which is why I’m particularly interested in what’s in store for my neighbourhood and how it would potentially affect the resale prices of HDB apartments in my area.

So, how do I make sure that I know more that my average neighbour? Or an existing resident of the area I’m planning to move into?

Let me share one neat trick that could be very, very useful. Especially for newer estates.

Urban. Redevelopment. Authority.

Let’s use an example to illustrate how the …