Housing In Singapore
it is very unique that the building resembles a horse shoe and also a U shape. it is one of the trade marks in Tiong Bahru
Tiong Bahru housing
Tiong Bahru used to be used by the British so the housing have those kind of British style.
Tiong Bahru Market
This market is one of the oldest market in Singapore and is known for the feel good traditional food and also the things they sell there like olden times cutlery or pots that the tourist likes
Tiong Bahru housing
Singapore's housing in the past
Interviewee 1: I do not think that there is anything special about Tiong Bahru. It is not important me, working here for 5 to 6 years.There is no trademark in here. i think it is average here.
Interviewee 2: I think it is special as there is famous olden time buildings.It makes it very important to me, i have been working here for a long time. the trademark is the show 118,they have very nice food,near orchard road the fish here are fresh and tourists like the Japanese and Indonesian love olden time pots,like working here.
Interviewee 3:It is very important to me ,the food and old building makes it special . not working or living in Tiong Bahru but come once a week. trade mark are the tool.like coming to Tiong Bahru.
Interviewee 4:It is special to me like the horse shoe building ,and it was used by the England before World War 2.It is very important and that this place is like a souvenir.I has been living here for seventy two years. The trademark is the horse shoe building.Like to live here very much. (extra info) cement is very strong
Interviewee 5: It is special and important to me as I have been living here for around 20 years and there are memories. The trademark of Tiong Bahru is the U shaped housing. I like to live here very much as there are gardens for my kid to play.
our GI research:
Tiong Bahru Estate is one of the oldest housing estates in Singapore. During World War 2 it was used as a air roid shelter and us believed to be the last civilian air roid
shelter in Singapore. Tiong Bahru architecture was built in a horse-shape and in the past was made up of 2 to 5 storeys flats which is a very rare sight in Singapore though as currently there are high-rise buildings.
Land use survey:
Singapore's housing in the present
Seng Kang housing
much more newer and luxurious then the housing in Tiong Bahru
Seng kang housing
Malls are much more newer then the Tiong Bahru Market and that it is much more convenient
Singapore's housing in the future
the housing might be much more convenient that there is food court, office and also flats on the same building
Even luxurious housing
in later state the buildings would be much more luxurious
This picture show that the housing will be so convenient that the airport is just near by.