People who are not heterosexual couples wanting to start a family are being left behind in Singapore’s government housing market. Since its independence in 1965 the ruling People’s Action Party prioritized creating low-cost housing for its citizens. Singapore’s Housing Development Board (HDB) is responsible for all aspects of public housing. An Asia Times report revealed more than 80% of Singapore’s citizens live in government housing. 90% of those people own their flats.
April 10 / Gay Star News