SRX released their flash estimates for the 2017 December HDB resale prices which saw a 0.1% increase, reversing a sequential drop of 0.1% November.

Despite the monthly increase, December 2017’s reading is down 1.8% from December 2016, indicating that a recovery in the HDB resale market is not yet on the cards.

A muted level of resale transaction volumes also show that recovery may be some way off. At 1,585 units transacted in December 2017, this is 20% lower than the previous month.

An average of 1,600 HDB resale units have been transacted monthly over the past 12 months.

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In terms of median resale prices, SRX notes that Bishan has the highest at S$711,000 followed by Bukit Timah at S$704,000.

On the lower end, prices in Ang Mo Kio were at S$316,000.

Across the Singapore market, HDB resale …