- Waiting time for flats cut by half under BTO compared with Build-To-Sell

"SINGAPORE: Flat buyers get their new flats much faster under the current Built-To-Order (BTO) system, saving about half the time that it would take under the previous Build-to-Sell mode.

National Development Minister Mah Bow Tan said that under BTO, buyers wait for three years for their flats to be ready.

Under the Build-to-Sell mode or Registration for Flats system, the wait was six to seven years..."