C2:L1 – Sale Of Uncompleted Private Residential Properties

Course Schedule

Learning Objectives

On completing this unit, you should be able to:

 Apply the provisions in the Housing Developers (Control & Licensing) Act (HDCLA) and Housing Developers Rules, relating to:
Properties coveredo by the Act

  • Sale and no-sale licence
  • Duties of developers
  • Mandatory information on housing project to be provided to intending buyers, including scaled floor plans and breakdown in unit floor area
  • Controls on advertisements
  • Standard OTP (including its contents)
  • Standard S&P agreement (including its contents) e.g. buyers’ obligations on payment schedule
  • Interpret the respective stakeholder’s rights and duties at various stages of a property transaction, e.g. OTP, S&P agreement, Temporary Occupation Permit (TOP), legal completion (cross-refer to Paper 2, Unit 4.3)
  • Procedure for sub-sale
  • Remedies for breach by seller and buyer e.g. shortfall in floor area, defects, failure to deliver vacant possession, failure to pay, unauthorised alteration to premises


2 CORE CPD Hours

Approved by the CEA for the mandatory CPD Scheme will be awarded for this workshop