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IDEAS: Let developers deal with consequences of their decisions

KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 28): Further credit easing for first-time homebuyers is not advisable, the focus should be on the problem of rising household debt which has been largely driven by housing loans, says think tank. The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) released a statement today, to say that the government should focus on the […]

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Types Of Titles, Tenure Of Property Titles, And Temporary Occupational Licence (TOL)

The main land law governing land ownership and tenure in Peninsular Malaysia is the National Land Code 1965 (NLC), which came into effect on 1st January 1965. Sabah and Sarawak have their own sets of laws: the Sabah Land Ordinance and Sarawak Land Code respectively. The land registration in all states in Peninsular Malaysia is the […]

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Unsold homes spike over 1H19, says Napic

KAJANG: Residential overhang continued to increase in the first half of 2019 (H1’19) though at a lower rate than last year. According to the National Property Information Centre (NAPIC), bulk of the overhang units were condominium and apartment units priced between RM200,000 to RM300,000, mainly contributed by Perak. There were 32,810 residential overhang units worth […]

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HBA: Lowering property price for foreigners will send wrong signal

KUALA LUMPUR: The National House Buyers Association (HBA) said the lowering of the floor price for foreign property buyers sends the wrong signal to developers. HBA honorary secretary-general Datuk Chang Kim Loong was commenting on the Johor state government’s proposal to lower the current RM1mil price threshold to RM600,000 in an effort to reduce its […]

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Planning and managing for better strata living

REHDA Institute’s Strata Planning & Management event was successfully held on 12th September 2019 at The Club @ Bukit Utama, attracting more than 300 attendees from as far as Penang, Kedah, Johor, Negeri Sembilan, and Melaka Dato’ Jeffrey Ng, Chairman of REHDA Institute, was present to give the keynote opening address in the morning. Notable speakers […]

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KPKT and Finas helping local artistes in need to own their first homes

PUTRAJAYA (Aug 30): The Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT) has launched an initiative to help local artistes in need to own their first home at People’s Housing Project (PPR) schemes.  The initiative called Inisiatif Perumahan Komuniti Seni Harapan was established in collaboration with the National Film Development Corp of Malaysia (Finas). It kicked off today with the […]