Development of Yishun Estate
Originally known as Nee Soon, Yishun is a suburban town located in the northern part of Singapore. Yishun housing estate development was started in 1976. It was developed as part of the Housing Development Board’s project – ‘Remarking Our Heartland’. The other estates developed under the project were Dawson Estate and East Coast. The Yishun estate consists of Yishun New Town and residential estate, which consists of apartments, flats and community facilities such as a medical center, community centers, shopping mall, clubs, parks and gardens.
Yishun is best described as a family-centered town. It provides you with all necessary amenities for a luxury, comfortable living for any age group or income group. The estate is surrounded by a natural surrounding that consists of several leisure and recreational parks, including Yishun Park and Lower Seletar Reservior.