You must dispose of all private properties before or within 6 months of the resale flat purchase. However, you may write to HDB to appeal.
Hope this answers your question.
There are criterias for you to meet before you can buy a HDB in singapore. As such, you should explore whether you qualify before you dispose of your commercial property in Malaysia.
Do contact me to discuss to assess if you qualify to buy a HBD flat.
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You will need to form a valid family nucleus under one of the Eligibility Scheme in order to purchase a HDB flat.
Should you be eligible, you can proceed to purchase, and then dispose off your interest in the overseas property within 6 months upon the HDB flat purchase.
I am experienced and well-versed in both HDB and private transactions. I will be able to assist you in your property plans. Please get in touch with me for a more in-depth discussion.
Should you need require further assistance in matters relating to property, please contact me at my mobile 9748 6305. I will be happy to assess and share with you the possibilities for you in the current market.