Simei Street 4 is located in the town of eastern part of Singapore called Tampines. The town was initially a military training ground till 1987 and before that it was just a swampy forest area with ‘Tampini’ trees, hence the name of the area. In modern age it has become a well developed residential area along with lots of amenities and facilities for the residents. Tampines is the third largest area in the country both in terms of area and population. So for property investors who want to dwell in a prosperous area this town gives ample of lucrative investment options.
Simei Street 4 consists of 15 blocks in total. The postal address for the street ranges from 520221 to 522229. The construction of the area began in the year 1988 and was completely available for sale by the year 1989. There are 1108 HDB units in this place. There are 4 bedrooms and 5 bedrooms flats available along with executive flats for the residents who want to invest in a larger space. The units have a sleek and a modern design. All blocks were completed between the years 1988 and 1989.
Simei Street 4 is easily accessible by several highways and roads that connect it with the rest of the prominent places in the city. It is accessible through several bus services and taxis that are readily available within a few minutes’ walk distance. For people who prefer to commute by the help of MRT’s for them there are a number of MRT stations available in the area like Simei MRT station, Upper Changi MRT station and Expo MRT station. The area is served by the intra-town feeder or town link bus services.
There are several childcare units and educational institutions in the nearby area. The childcare facilities are extremely useful for working parents who need to find a trustworthy facility to take care of their kids. The educational institutions available are also well reputed and acclaimed for their teaching standards.
- East Spring Primary School
- East View Primary School
- Chongzheng Primary School
- Dunman Secondary School
- East Spring Secondary School
- East View Secondary School
There are several residents who have specifically moved to this area for pursuing higher studies and for them these institutions provide the best opportunities. The distance is less and hence saves time and finances for travelling as the students need to have a strict budget.
- Tampines Junior College
- Singapore Institute Of Commerce
- ITE College Central
- Temasek Polytechnic
Although there are several local markets and street vendors from where variety of household items can be bought at a reasonable rate, still for people who want to have multicultural and better range of products can opt for many free markets and shopping malls that are just a few minutes’ drive from the street. Some of the nearest shopping malls are-
- Eastlink Mall
- Tampines 1
- Tampines Mall
- Courts Megastore
There are several places in the vicinity where the residents can enjoy both local as well as international food and that too in a variety of ambience and décor whether it’s on the street or inside a restaurant.
- Bee Cheng Hiang
- Bi Feng Tang
- Bali Thai Restaurant
Community Centres and Clubs
Community centers and clubs are an integral part of such areas where the lifestyle is so hectic that it is difficult to take out time for personal use. Hence, these places are great options to know the members of the community better and spend quality time with friends and family.
- Tampines Central Community Club
- Tampines North Community Club
- Tampines Changkat Community Club
- Tampines East Community Club
Many medical facilities in the proximity are top of the class and very efficient. They are just a short drive away from the residential area and they can be easily reached by means of public transportations or by private vehicles as the roadways connect the places directly. Some of the major healthcare facilities are –
- Changi General Hospital
- Tampines Hospital
- St Andrew’s Mission Hospital
Places of Worship
- Lighthouse Evangelism
- Tampines Chinese Temple
- Masjid Darul Ghufran
There are other HDB streets in the area that connects with this street such as Simei Street 3 and Simei Road.