With the recent identification of three MacPherson blocks for the Selective En Bloc Redevelopment Scheme (SERS), you may be curious to find out more about such a scheme, especially with the strict selection criteria.
What is SERS and how is the process like? The Selective En Bloc Redevelopment Scheme is a scheme that renews older housing estates, allowing existing occupants to move to a new home with a new 99-year lease. Existing occupants will also be given compensation and rehousing benefits.
Here is an infographic on the whole process:
For more information about SERS, visit http://www.hdb.gov.sg/cs/infoweb/residential/living-in-an-hdb-flat/sers-and-upgrading-programmes/sers/your-sers-journey