Singapore Property | Bukit Batok has grown in leaps and bounds. It has transitioned from a quarrying neighbourhood to a highly sought-after self-sustaining residential center.
The numerous recreational and lifestyle facilities that have arisen in this town over the past few years continue to boost the appeal of this town. Residents of Bukit Batok have access to popular chill spots like HillV2 – a high-end mixed development that has become a destination for Japanese cuisine and zi char as well as globally recognised cafes like Dean & Deluca and Starbucks.
Recent upgrades to the public transport network, including Hillview, Cashew, and Downtown Line 2 stations in Bukit Batok, has been instrumental in its immense popularity and this probably explains why the area has become attractive to many investors and homebuyers. Cashew Green is a new launch landed development you can find at Cashew Road.
From 2014 to 2018, resale private developments in Bukit Batok recorded a 153 percent increase in transaction volume while prices rose by approximately 7 percent – overtaking the PPI of non-landed residential developments in the Outside of Central Region (OCR) that was approximately 1 percent in the same duration.
The increase in prices of Bukit Batok’s resale private developments spilled into 2019. Considering 17 resale transactions, the average price was approximately $1,102 psf in January.
New private residential developments in the region recorded an increase in prices as well. URA caveats reveals that the average price for new residential sales transactions for the entire 2018 was $1,454 psf and about $1,447 psf in January 2019. Find information by visiting Bukit 828 at Upper Bukit Timah Road or the Mont Botanik Residence at Jalan Remaja also in Singapore District 23.
Bukit Batok boasts a high-level of connectivity. The area has two MRT stations (Bukit Gombak and Bukit Batok). The area has a bus interchange close to the Bukit Batok MRT Station. Recreational chill spots in the area include the Bukit Batok Swimming Complex, the Bukit Batok Nature Park, and the Bukit Batok Town Park. The town has several prominent schooling options, ranging from baby daycare centers all the way to secondary schools.