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Many are turning to resale rather than BTO flats as wait times and prices continue to rise.
Home to an avid tea connoisseur and collector, this flat serves as an intimate sanctuary for any tea lovers to relax in, and a catalyst to meaningful conversations.
Once an old and dingy flat, it has been completely overhauled by Vivre Creative Design into a clean and contemporary home for a school teacher.
Metaphor Studio manipulated the layout of this Pinnacle@Duxton resale flat as a stage for a couple to live out their best lives for many years to come.
Ethereall designed a fun, safe and practical home for a couple to raise their toddler in.
Warm and inviting, yet sleek and orderly, this BTO flat is a picture of comfort and serenity for the couple who resides here.
This BTO flat is primed for working, relaxing, and entertaining thanks to its open-plan layout, clever space planning and thoughtful details devised by Aart Boxx Interior.
Thoughtful design mannerism has been put in place to make this HDB flat work for a senior with reduced mobility and her able-bodied nieces and nephew, without sacrificing aesthetics.
The abundance of space in this HDB flat allows Aart Boxx Interior to experiment with secret doors, indoor balconies, and a reconfigured layout.
Industrial, Peranakan and Moroccan elements unite in this eclectic BTO flat designed by Ethereall.
Fatema Design Studio combined Moroccan themes and traditional Islamic design elements in this maisonette.
This 20-year-old unit gets a makeover with restructuring strategies and customised features by AP Concept.
In this home designed by Ethereall, the living room, dining room, kitchen and gym all sit in one large, free-flowing communal space.
Despite the limits of a tight brief, Ethereall transformed this five-room resale flat into a timeless yet quietly whimsical abode for a couple.
A well-travelled family’s European-influenced residence mixes classic and modern details for a cosy yet distinguished home.
By taking inspiration from Japanese interior design, D5 Studio Image gave this jumbo flat a bright, airy and sophisticated look.
Thanks to interior design firm Artistroom, this HDB flat manages to showcase how minimalism can be an effective design look
An open concept and a flexible spatial layout allow the owners of this HDB flat to adjust the rooms of their home to meet their immediate needs quickly and easily.
A home for a creative couple gets a facelift with an unexpected spin on a modern Japanese style.
Eschewing the overdone design of wood-clad interiors, Fineline Design looked to leather, stone and concrete-like finishes and greyish hues to give this maisonette a cosy yet modern look.
Metier Planner employs unconventional design manoeuvres to boost the impression of space and livability in this 721sqft flat.
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Eye-catching stone, Islamic motifs and a keen eye for detailing instil a sense of quiet luxury and homely, hospitality-like comfort in this HDB flat.
This resale flat undergoes a massive transformation to meet a young couple’s work needs, hobbies and personal preferences.
Joey Khu ID balances the use of darker hues in this compact unit with mirrors, seamless design features and sleek lines to maintain a spacious feel.
The Victorian aesthetic is given a fresh, modern update in this monochrome HDB flat by D’ Initial Concept.
Flo Design breathes new life into the predictable Scandinavian interior style with a touch of eclectic bohemian flair for this couple’s first home.
Exacting details and finishes channel the idea for this swanky bachelor pad where the function is not an afterthought.
From a mini walk-in wardrobe to an innovative pull-out table, this 740sqft flat gets a major boost in functionality and space with multiple clever design solutions by AP Concept.
Dots N Tots Interior crafts a home with a neutral palette that is as laid-back as its owners.
Designer Joey Khu’s new home is staged for quiet evenings in – and a hoard of design objects.
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Glenn Loh of D5 Studio Image embarks on the most significant project of his career – designing his own home.
What was once a dull, dated and uninspiring HDB flat has now been refurbished with a clean, refreshing Scandinavian feel by AP Concept.
Home to a painter and a businessman, the rustic industrial abode boasts a large art studio, in place of an ordinary living room. Although an unusual choice that calls for careful space planning, the designers from three-d conceptwerke pulled it off with elegance and style.
AMP Design Co. creates a serene and characterful Peranakan-inspired flat that pays tribute to the retired occupants’ heritage.
There’s nothing more gratifying than a transformation that meets the owners’ desire for a stylish, contemporary HDB home. Its timeless appeal also incorporates their feng shui requirements for good Qi with the use of colours.
With a dark palette and industrial elements, this multigenerational family home has a bold personality.
This home takes an experimental and exploratory approach with the help of Lux Design.
What was once a dreary five-room HDB flat is now a modern, open-concept home, thanks to the designers from Dots N Tots Interior.
D5 Studio Image works with the unique interior architecture of this HDB flat instead of against it to create a dynamic living space for its inhabitants.
Ushering warmth and visual depth, dark colours are the order of day in this bachelor pad by Fineline Design.
The home of OuterEdit co-founders is a manifestation of a harmonious fusion of individual ways, ideas and concepts.
Each room in this HDB flat designed by I.D.I.D sports its own colour palette, lending a quirky and eclectic flair to the interiors.
Despite its dusky blue walls and dark wood floors, this industrial chic flat by Carpenters still looks light and expansive.
Though not at once obvious, this HDB flat has been specifically designed with cats and small children in mind, without compromising on style.
A raised platform that hides a mattress is just one of the clever design solutions employed in this residence to maximise the efficient use of space.
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To cater to the couple’s love of hosting guests, Metier Planner designed this home to feel as spacious as possible.
Dark wood textures and a clean-lined design by Couple Abode bring forth an HDB flat that shines with a minimalistic yet laidback vibe.
From regular to radical-looking, this HDB flat designed by Fatema Design Studio is characterised by elaborate patterns and textures inspired by the diverse Moorish culture.
Charming and nostalgic, this uniquely-designed executive apartment by Dots N Tots Interior presents a fluid spatial flow which encourages family bonding and hosting company.
This four-room HDB flat looks and feel supersized thanks to open, connected spaces and a streamlined design scheme by Nest Spatial Design.
Blending modern comforts with the existing wood finishes, Design 4 Space has created a chic and cosy living space all set for better liveability.
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Bearing a modern, Zen-like aesthetic, this HDB flat is a quiet repose adapted for a young couple who embraces the minimalist Japanese lifestyle.
Endowed with full creative control, Raymond Kuek’s team from Fineline Design, turned this plain-vanilla BTO unit into a modern contemporary haven for a pair of newly-weds.
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White, bright, luxurious and modern describe the look that the homeowners wished for their home together. They entrusted the project to the design team at Fineline Design, who elevated the look with marble and brass trimmings.
Following plenty of restructuring to the layout, Artistroom conceptualised a home that embraces sleek furnishings and a variety of textures for a family of three.
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Covering around 90 hectares, Plantation District by HDB will be green and smart and revolve around community farming.
Artistroom turned this dimly lit resale HDB flat on Havelock Road into an airy, comforting home.
When the owners of this 5-room HDB flat hired JX Design, top on their brief was their desire for distinctly separated private and public spaces. Designer Goh Cheah Sheh has taken this directive and given them so much more: a fun barn-style concept, and rooms that connect with one another.
Receiving an update in both style and space, this old resale HDB flat has been transformed into a contemporary home by the designers from Third Avenue Studio. The versatile strokes of monochromes complement the clean design lines and promote a fluid flow of light, air and space.
Art, design, colour and spatial practicality come together in a fashionable composition to give this BTO flat a modern luxe vibe.
This flat is furnished and decorated based on a free-flow style inspired by the scenic sea view.
An old, resale HDB flat now offers surprising design twists