Treasure Crest EC E-Apps outnumber units

Sim Lian Group’s Treasure Crest executive condominium project by Sim Lian Group received 520 e-applications between Friday and 5pm yesterday, outnumbering its 504 units.

Indeed overwhelming demand over the weekend.

Balloting and booking for the 99-year leasehold development will take place on July 16.

Treasure Crest, located in Sengkang New Town, comprises 84 three-bedroom units, 364 three-bedroom premium units and 56 four-bedroom units spread across eight blocks of 15 storeys each.

They range in size from 958 sq ft to 1,345 sq ft and are priced at an average of $735 to $755 per sq ft.

The larger units were especially popular among the e-applicants, a source close to the developer said, ideal sizes to big families.

One of the most convenient EC if not the most, is within walking distance of Sengkang MRT station and bus interchange. It’s expected temporary occupation permit is by 2019,

It is also within 1km of reputable schools like Nan Chiau Primary School, Nan Chiau High School and CHIJ St Joseph’s Convent.

This popular Treasure Crest project follows four other ECs that went on sale in recent months: Wandervale in Choa Chu Kang, also by Sim Lian Group; The Visionaire and Parc Life in Sembawang; and Northwave in Woodlands.

Last week, Sim Lian Group executive director Kuik Sing Beng said he believed the project would appeal to new home buyers and HDB upgraders alike, as it is in a “well-connected, bustling new town”.