Tampines Street 33 is located in one of the largest HDB estates of Singapore and hosts some of the highly coveted properties in the real estate arena. This place is called Tampines or also known as Tampines New Town due to the presence of large number of “Tampini” trees. The area is densely populated hence is a very popular residential area in the country. The name is derives from the large number of Tampines tress forests present in the area. The total area is spread across 4.24 kilometers approximately and houses around 200, 00 people in about 52,000 flats. The construction of the residential units was initially started by the Housing and Development Board that was later handed over in 1991 to the ‘Tampines Town Council’.
Tampines Street 33 has many enviable properties to invest in for long term profits as well due to the location and amenities present. The spacious units are appropriate for large families or even to rent by partitioning it. It consists of 38 blocks. The construction of the area began in the year 1993 and was completely available for sale by 1996. The postal address ranges from 520311 to 529259. There are 2615 HDB units in this place. The units have a sleek, spacious and a modern design. There are 4 bedrooms, 5 bedrooms flats and few executive flats available for the residents and are appropriately priced for even the first time owners.
Tampines Street 33 has a strategic location that makes public transportation easily available for the residents. There are several taxi and bus stands in proximity to the property, so the inhabitants don’t have to go very far for means of transportation. People with personal vehicles will have no problems traveling either because major highways are just minutes away from the property. For people who need to travel on a daily basis can make use of the several MRT stations located at a walking distance from the property such as Tampines East MRT station, Expo MRT station and Tampines MRT station. The area is served by the intra-town feeder or town link bus services.
There are a multitude of amenities in the neighborhood that makes it a very sensible place to have a permanent residence. There are several well reputed schools in the vicinity like-
- Chongzheng Primary School
- East Spring Primary School
- East View Primary School
- East Spring Secondary School
- East View Secondary School
- Dunman Secondary School
There are several residents who have specifically moved to this area for pursuing higher studies and for them these institutions provide the best opportunities. The distance is less and hence saves time and finances for travelling as the students need to have a strict budget.
- Tampines Junior College
- Temasek Polytechnic
- Singapore Institute Of Commerce
- ITE College Central
Although there are several local markets and street vendors from where variety of household items can be bought at a reasonable rate, still for people who want to have multicultural and better range of products can opt for many free markets and shopping malls that are just a few minutes’ drive from the street. Some of the nearest shopping malls are-
- Eastlink Mall
- Tampines 1
- Tampines Mall
- Courts Megastore
Community Centres and Clubs
Community centers and clubs are an integral part of such areas where the lifestyle is so hectic that it is difficult to take out time for personal use. Hence, these places are great options to know the members of the community better and spend quality time with friends and family.
- Tampines Changkat Community Club
- Tampines East Community Club
- Tampines North Community Club
- Tampines Central Community Club
Many medical facilities in the proximity are top of the class and very efficient. They are just a short drive away from the residential area and they can be easily reached by means of public transportations or by private vehicles as the roadways connect the places directly. Some of the major healthcare facilities are –
- Changi General Hospital
- Tampines Hospital
- St Andrew’s Mission Hospital