By Olivia Siong | POSTED: 01 Oct 2013 20:01 | CNA

SINGAPORE

The latest Housing and Development Board sales exercise will close at midnight on Wednesday, and singles have shown keen interest.

There are about 60 two-room Build-To-Order flats set aside for singles in Punggol.

As of 5pm on Tuesday, there are 23.8 singles applying for each available unit.

For balance flats, as of 5pm on Tuesday, the most heavily subscribed units are in Hougang, where there are 133.2 singles applying for each unit on offer.

There are about five units set aside in Hougang for singles.

In other areas, there are 37.5 singles applying for each unit in Punggol, and 14.1 singles for each unit in Choa Chu Kang.

– CNA/nd

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