Hougang Street 11 is an HDB street located in the HDB estate of the town of Hougang. Hougang is located in the North-Eastern Region of Singapore. The town is the most populous in the region, being home to approximately 222k residents , of which there are about 179.5k HDB residents living in the 54k flats managed by the Housing Development Board (HDB). Hougang, over the years has developed enough to become the largest HDB town in Singapore. Hougang is one of the prime residential location among the moss because of the luxuries the HDB flats and the condominiums the town has to provide. Most residents of Hougang are the previous settlers from the Teochew community at KampungPuggol who were relocated to Hougang.
There are about a total of 15 blocks of HDBs available in Hougang Street 11 with postal codes ranging from 530154 to 538748. The oldest of the flats in the area are constructed as recent as 1984 and the latest of developments took place in 1998. There are a total of 768 units. Hougang Street 11 provides a myriad of flat types and the most common ones are 3 rooms unit, 4 rooms unit, 5 rooms unit and also some executive and Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDC) flats. There are approximately 800 HDB flats in the HDB street of Hougang Street 11. Thereby, this HDB area caters to different needs and different buyers. It itself forms a community within itself.
Travelling in and out of Hougang Street 11 is always a piece of cake given the fact that it is nestled in the heart of a network of roads. One should not worry about transportation as along the entire Hougang Street 11, there are numerous bus stops which remains functional throughout the day. The nearest bus stops for the residents would be blk 158, blk 161, The Minton, Aft Jln Chermat, Opp the Minton, Aft Upp S’Goon Shop Ctr, Opp UppS’ GoonS hp Ctr, Aft Paya Lebar Cres, Aft Upp S’Goon Rd and opp Bethany Presby Ch. The buses that run along these stops include bus 22, 24, 43, 45, 53, 53M, 58, 70, 70A, 70M, 76, 80, 80A, 81, 82, 101, 107, 107M, 113 and 113A. These buses can take one to any possible destination a resident might have.
Apart from that, the area is also served by quite a few MRT Stations, which makes public transportation even more convenient. The nearest stations are Bartley MRT Station (CC12), Lorong Chuan MRT Station (CC14) and Serangoon MRT Station (CC13). Also, private transportation was made easier due to the number of expressways nearby such as Lor Ah Soo, Upper Paya Lebar Rd, Upper Serangoon Viaduct, Boundary Rd, Hougang Ave 3 and the Yio Chu Kang Link.
Hougang Street 11 has rather proved to be family friendly for the families with children or members who are students as there are a number of day care centres and educational institutes to choose from within the vicinity. Some of the prominent day care centres and schools are named hereby.
Day Care Centre:
- Kids Kingdom Pte Ltd
- Cradles to Crayons
- Dino Kids Playhouse
- Modern Montessori Kovan Childcare Centre
- DPS International School Singapore
- Gabriel’s Secondary School
- Xinghua Primary School
Hougang Street 11 is also equipped with numerous amenities required to live the modern day lifestyle. This includes shopping malls, recreational and entertainment complexes, clubs, dine out places which cater to all types of residents and their different requirements. Other than that there are also places of importance aplenty aroundit such as clinics, filling stations, banks and ATMs, places of worship, grocery stores, etc.
- Collin’s Grille Bento
- Cheng Kee Beef KwayTeow
- Nature Vegetarian Delights
- Greenland Vegetarian Restaurant
- Kovan Heartland Mall (7 minutes drive away)
- Hougang Green Shopping Mall (14 minutes drive away)
- Upper Serangoon Shopping Centre (6 minutes walk away)
- ICB Shopping Centre (10 minutes walk away)
- Shaw Theatres NEX
- Cathay Cineplex AMK Hub
- Bar & Restaurant