Bishan Street 12 is located in Bishan, also known as either Bishan New Town or Bishan Town, is a planning area and matured residential town located at the northernmost portion of the Central Region of Singapore. The town of Bishan is the home to about 63k people and consists of approximately 20k HDB flats as per the census of March 2018. The development of the town began as early as 1983 and it took around 6 years to complete the town. Bishan was the first in Singapore to depart from the brutalist design seen in the previous HDB towns of the country. Instead, the blocks in Bishan have distinctive and colorful roofs and linkway structures which evoke images of ‘pavilions of the green’.
There are approximately 45 blocks of HDB flats available in the Bishan Street 12 with the postal codes of the area ranging from 570117 to 579808. The oldest of HDB blocks were built in the early 1986 whereas the new ones were developed as late as in the early 1987. The HDB Street of Bishan Street 12 has about 1266 HDB units providing a myriad of unit configurations to choose from. However, the most popular type of unit configuration found in Bishan Street 12 are the 3 bedroom units, 4 bedroom units and 5 bedroom units. There are also some executive flats available in the vicinity.
Accessibility to Bishan Street 12 has never been an issue for the residents as it connected to a network of roads and railway transport networks. Around the Bishan Street 12 one can find a huge number of bus stops which makes buses the most preferred mode of transportation among the residents. Resident of any given HDB block is bound to find at least one bus stop at a walking distance from their apartment.
In addition to that, there are also a few Mass Rapid Transits (MRTs) that serve the vicinity. Some of these MRT Stations are Bishan MRT Station, Marymount MRT station and Braddell MRT Station. Apart from that, private transportation is also quite an easy option due to the network of roads linked to the Bishan Street 12 like the Bishan Rd, Bishan Flyover, Braddell Rd and the CTE Toll Road and the Braddell Flyover (Toll Road). Also, due to moderate traffic, travelling becomes really convenient along these roads.
Bishan Street 12 is an ideal location for both families, students, young working adults given the number and variety of amenities it has to offer to its residents. For families with children looking for day care services or primary school, it becomes really convenient due to the number of schools and childcare centres in the vicinity,
- Bright Juniors @ Bishan
- Educat Learning Centre
- Happy Family Childcare Centre
- Teeny Tiny Childcare & Development
- Guangyang Primary School
- Star Learner @Bishan
- Hampton PreSchool
- Spring College International
Bishan Street 12 is also great for the residents who seek for an urban day to day life with all the possible modern amenities. Modern amenities lie aplenty in the vicinity which includes shopping malls, entertainment outlets, recreational centres, eateries and restaurants, tourist’s attractions and many more. Day to day facilities like ATMs, grocery stores, lifestyle shops, clinics and pharmacies, filling stations, places of worship are also located nearby.
- Junction 8
- Bishan North Shopping Mall
- Seimon Cho
- OSAKA OWL Popup Store (5 minutes’ drive away)
- Mc Donald’s Bishan Junction 8
- Kazokutei Udon Mata Thai
- Singapore Recreation Club
- AUPE Club
- Nanyang Technological University: Sports and Recreation Centre
- Woodlands Recreation Centre
Bishan Street 12 is also connected to other HDB streets such as Bishan Street 11.