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Total Unsold Homes in Malaysia Highest in a Decade, Bank Negara Says

Malaysia faces a shortage of affordable houses for the masses, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) warned in a report that also disclosed data showing houses in the country were “seriously unaffordable” in 2016 by international standards. The central bank outlined five strategies to overcome the is...
Malaysia Not Going Bankrupt

Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has reiterated that Malaysia would not go bankrupt as it had managed to reduce its debt to 50.4% against the self-imposed ceiling of 55% and had garnered higher foreign reserves, while works on infrastructure projects are in full swing. The Prime Minister said the go...
Malaysia Airports Hits Record 96.6 Mln Passengers in 2017

Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd’s (MAHB) passenger movements at its domestic airports grew 8.7 percent to a record of 96.6 million passengers in 2017, surpassing the 90 million mark for the first time. In a filing to Bursa Malaysia today, MAHB said the passenger traffic was mainly driven by t...
Wall Collapse in Bentong (Pahang) Hotel

Reference is made to the recent incident where a wall collapsed in a hotel in Bukit Tinggi, Bentong. As a result, an elderly man and a child were injured, and 90 hotel guests evacuated as a precaution until the authorities finish carrying out investigations. It is fortunate that no lives were los...
Chinese Played Key Role in Nation-Building, Says PM

Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak Wednesday expressed his gratitude to the Chinese community that have played an important role in nation-building since independence. The Prime Minister said their tremendous contribution is evident in every part of the country, be it culturally or economically. "I...
Bank Negara to Reduce Affordable Housing Gap

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has proposed five key policy solutions to reduce the affordable housing gap in the country, citing supply-demand mismatch and slower income growth as the main factors contributing towards housing unaffordability. As a result of the acute supply-demand mismatch, BNM s...
Costly Flights Force Malaysians in China to Take Long Way Home

The high prices of direct flight tickets are forcing many Malaysians staying in China to take long transit flights to return home to Malaysia for Chinese New Year (CNY). According to a report in The Star, economy class tickets for direct flights from Beijing to Kuala Lumpur cost at least RMB2,...
Illegal Cladding Worsened EPF Building Fire

Plastic cladding outside the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) building at its Jalan Gasing branch caused the blaze triggered by maintenance work to spread rapidly and engulf the exterior, according to preliminary investigations. Fire and Rescue Department deputy director-general of operations Da...
Project Freeze Will Interrupt Businesses, Says Consultant

The freeze on development of high-rise residential properties costing over RM1million is having a negative impact on businesses and should be removed, says a local property consultant. Rahim & Co estate agency director Robert Ang said the curbing of new developments – especially if it can't ...
Owning Affordable Homes: Do We Increase Wages or Reduce Cost?

The solution to Malaysians being unable to afford their own homes may lie beyond growing their income levels and instead involve helping property developers bring down their cost, a property consultancy firm has said. Choy Yue Kwong, director of Rahim & Co's Petaling Jaya office, said boosting...
MIEA Survey: Property to Improve After Election

Findings from a survey by the Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents (MIEA) point to an improvement in the property market after the 14th general election. The survey saw the participation of 370 real estate practitioners. Respondents also said mega railway projects such as the High-Speed Rail b...
Saudi Arabia Family Acquires Wisma Mont Kiara for RM122million

Wisma Mont Kiara, a 16-storey office building that forms part of a bigger integrated mixed-use development, has been purchased by Saudi Arabia’s Alrajhi family from Singapore-based ARA Asset Management Ltd for RM122 million. The acquisition was undertaken by R J Seven Sdn Bhd, a company with...
Chinese Buyers Acquires Malaysian Property for Long-Term Investments

Knight Frank Malaysia does not expect Chinese buyers to drive up home prices here since most of them consider their property acquisitions in Malaysia as long-term investments. “We have seen certain markets around the world targeted by the Chinese buyers for various reasons — diversificatio...
PropertyGuru Assist Malaysians to Secure Their Dream Home With Improving Confidence in the Market

With up to 57% of Malaysians keen on purchasing a property in the next six months, PropertyGuru created the “My Dream Home Campaign” contest with a cash prize of RM50,000 to assist Malaysians in their first hurdle, the down payment for their dream home. “Whether it is for first time home...
Cops Nab 'Datuk' Over Housing Project Cheating Case

The police have detained a man with the honorific title of "Datuk" in connection with the 1Malaysia Affordable Housing Project involving a loss of RM9.3 million which was offered by a property development cooperative. Another man is also being sought in connection with the case. Subang Jaya...
Affordable Homes for Civil Servants

Government employees are on their way to becoming homeowners, thanks to the ongoing implementation of the 1Malaysia Civil Servants Housing Project (PPA1M). Applications are currently being accepted for the PPA1M Mercu Jalil apartments in Bukit Jalil, a project developed by LBS Bina Group Bhd. ...
Go Micro: Are Micro-Homes the Future for KL-Ites?

Can excessive car spaces in Kuala Lumpur’s city core be converted into micro homes to create new living spaces for people to move back into the city? It is one of the more novel ideas of communal living being showcased at the WUF9 Village, part of UN-Habitat’s 9th World Urban Forum (WUF9) ...
'Own It Now' Housing Program Dinner, Increase Home Ownership Among Young Professionals

MAJU Kuala Lumpur organized the 'Own It Now' Housing Program Dinner at Maju Kuala Lumpur Sales Gallery to promote a quality housing program initiated by MAJU Kuala Lumpur and to increase homeownership among young professional on Wednesday, 7 February. The dinner was hosted by Rizmel Nazrin Dat...
Malaysia Can Expect More Chinese Investments

Chinese investments will continue to stream into Malaysia, particularly in the real estate, manufacturing and logistics segments, said Knight Frank Malaysia Sdn Bhd Executive Director, Allan Sim. China has invested RM4.77 billion in 33 local manufacturing projects, while involved in 22 propert...
Sunway Property Plans New Launches Worth RM2 Billion

PETALING JAYA: Sunway Property, the property division of Sunway Group Bhd, will be launching RM2billion worth of residential properties across eight locations this year. This year’s launches double up from last year’s RM1.1billion worth of properties launched last year. Separately, Sunw...
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