Can I buy a condo if I own a HDB?

Can I Buy a Condo if I Own an HDB? Only Singaporean citizens can buy a private property while owning an HDB flat. However, you can only after the 5-year Minimum Occupation Period.

Can I buy condo after buying resale HDB?

Whilst you can buy a private property if you own an HDB flat, you can’t buy an HDB flat if you already own a private property. According to HDB rules, you need to wait at least 30 months after selling your private property before you can: Buy a BTO/Sale of Balance Flat (SBF) Buy an executive condo (EC) from a developer.

Can buy HDB before selling condo?

After selling your private property, you are allowed to buy a resale HDB flat. Note this caveat, though: You need to sell your private property within six months of your flat purchase. That means you can buy a resale flat even before selling your private property, so long as you sell it within six months.

Can I buy private property if I have HDB?

Yes you can buy a private property if you own a HDB. It may be a good investment for those who are thinking to go into property investment. You don’t have to sell your HDB and buy 2 condominiums in order to rent it out.

How can I own two properties in Singapore?

Here’s 5 ways how to own 2 properties in Singapore and avoid paying ABSD:

  1. Buy a condo in the capacity as an HDB essential occupier.
  2. Buy 1 condo each from the start.
  3. Sell 1, buy 2 condos.
  4. Buy 1 condo together first, and do decoupling later on.
  5. PR and Foreigners buying a condo in Singapore.

Can a Singaporean own 2 HDB flats?

How Many HDB Flats Can You Own? You are only allowed to own one HDB property at any one time. This includes other HDB properties such as executive condos (ECs).

Can I buy EC if I own HDB?

You can purchase either and still keep your HDB. However if you choose to purchase a BRAND NEW EC, then NO, you will have to sell your HDB within 6 months of collection of your keys to your BRAND NEW EC.

Can rent out HDB and stay in condo?

If you own a HDB and a condo, you can rent out either one or stay in both properties.

Is condo or HDB better?

And when it comes down to it, HDBs can have far better rental yield compared to their condo counterparts, simply by virtue of how affordable they are. (Note: This depends on the rental income generated as well. Condos do tend to generate higher rental income than flats, which can sometimes offset their higher costs.)

Can a couple own HDB and condo?

While it has been common for couples to co-own their HDB flat under Joint Tenancy, in which the couple owns the flat together as a whole, but some have chosen otherwise. To do so, they choose to have their HDB apartment to be only owned by one spouse, and to list the other spouse as the essential occupier.

Can Singaporean have 2 HDB?

Singaporean Citizens cannot concurrently own two HDBs, so your second home will be a private condominium or house.

Can I sell my HDB to my child?

Current flat owners may apply to change their flat ownership to include immediate family members who meet all eligibility conditions. If there is more than 1 proposed owner, they would need to decide on the manner of holding the flat upon the ownership change, whether by joint-tenancy, or tenancy-in-common.