SINGAPORE: Resale prices of Housing & Development Board (HDB) flats declined by 0.6 per cent in the first quarter of the year compared to the previous quarter, according to flash estimates released by HDB on Monday.

The resale price index - which provides information on the general price movements in the resale public housing market - is estimated to have slid to 133.8 from 134.6 the previous quarter, HDB said. Upcoming new launch condo include Parc Botannia , Carpmael 38 , Five Nine condo, Sixteen35 Residences and Kandis Residence , Sengkang Central condo while existing ones include Kingsford Waterbay, Seaside Residences and Grandeur Park Residences. Carpmael 38 prices, 38 Carpmael floor plans, Parc Botannia prices and Parc Botannia showflat will be available shortly.

HDB plans to launch about 4,600 Build-To-Order (BTO) flats in Woodlands, Yishun, Bidadari and Geylang in May. It will also offer about 3,000 balance flats in the same month, it added.