Earlier on, in the article for about EC. I have introduced about EC and the clarified any misconception(s) about ECs. In this article, we are going to discuss the eligibility conditions about buying a new EC.
Please note that we will not be discussing about buying/selling of resale EC, as the steps and procedure for buying/selling a resale EC is actually the same as buying/selling of a private property. Do contact me should yo have any questions on resale ECs.
To be able to purchase an EC in Singapore you will need to fulfill the following prerequisites, (However exceptions maybe possible on a case-by-case basis, do contact me for more information)
- Family nucleus – Husband/Wife, Fiancee/Fiance, Divorced/Widowed Parent with Singaporean Kids, …etc. (Must be a Singaporean Household, exceptions maybe possible for some PR households)
- Gross combined income of owners must not exceed S$12,000.
- Must not own private properties locally or overseas (especially residential, commercial/industrial properties can be exempted if only one used for own business)
- Applicants/owners must be 1st or 2nd timer, i.e. Must not have purchase a government subsidised resale flat/BTO/DBSS/EC more than once.
What’s given above is just basic EC eligibility conditions for purchasing an EC, more details can be found in the HDB website on EC Eligibility.
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