Category Archives: HOUSING

Minister Desmond Lee: Blame the weather but don’t anyhow blame HDB for popping tiles

On 5 Feb, MND Minister Desmond Lee anyhow suggested in Parliament that the cool weather had caused tiles to go pop in more than 700 HDB flats last month. (CNA) If what Desmond claimed is true, then there should have been … Continue reading

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HDB flat an investment to prepare CPF members for retirement a big fat lie

Singaporeans have continued to be fooled by the PAP: HDB is an asset which helps to prepare CPF members for retirement. PAP has ignored the substantial amount in interest costs (table below) which has resulted in retirement funding shortfall for … Continue reading

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PAP’s suka-suka planning = long-term planning?

Singaporeans should wake up from propaganda before PAP takes our country over the cliff. We should cease believing any form of long-term planning exists since Lau Goh became PM and begin to question highly-paid incompetence. Almost all the issues we … Continue reading

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Ownership of HDB flats a lie, HDB is the lessor and buyers are only lessees

It’s about time HDB lessees wake up to our nightmare: we do not own our flats. From online discourse, it is evident that there is some confusion and most flat buyers are still in denial. The issue is not one … Continue reading

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HDB lessees who still think they are flat owners should consider psychiatric treatment

Dear HDB lessees who still think you are flat owners Many of you have been struggling to come to terms with your non-ownership status and the easiest ‘solution’ is to reject the unpleasant reality. But by your continued delusion, how … Continue reading

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