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MoF to take action against banks who fail to give out housing loans to those eligible

KUALA LUMPUR (April 26): Action will be taken against banks who “deliberately” do not give out housing loans to those who are eligible or who fulfil the criteria. “If you have difficulty getting loans, refer to MoF (Ministry of Finance),” advised Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng, telling homebuyers to escalate their grievances to the ministry. […]

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TTDI residents question Khalid’s ‘win-win’ statement on scaled-down Taman Rimba Kiara project

KUALA LUMPUR (April 26): The Taman Tun Dr Ismail Residents Association (TTDI RA) has questioned the validity of a statement made by Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad describing the scaled-down Taman Rimba Kiara project as a ‘win-win solution’. This week Khalid announced that the developer of Taman Rimba Kiara has agreed to scale down […]

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HBA: Be ready to make sacrifices if you want to buy a home today

SERI KEMBANGAN (April 23): If you want to buy a home in today’s market, you must be ready to make sacrifices, said National House Buyers’ Association (HBA) honorary-secretary general Datuk Chang Kim Loong. “Buying a house is not as easy as it was a decade ago. House buyers must be prepared to make sacrifices – forgo those latest gadgets in […]

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Housing DG: Overhang probably too strong a word

SERI KEMBANGAN (April 23): “Unsold units” would be more appropriate a word than “overhang” to describe the current state of unsold completed properties in the country.  “Overhang means the industry is in dire straits and unable to absorb any new supply,” said National Housing Department director-general Jayaselan Navaratnam.  According to the definition by the National Property Information Centre (Napic), […]

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Unsold completed residential properties up 30.6% in 2018

PETALING JAYA (April 23): Malaysia has recorded a total of 32,313 units of unsold completed residential properties in 2018 valued at about RM19.8 billion. This is a 30.6% increase from 24,738 units recorded in 2017, according to the National Property Information Centre’s (Napic) Property Market Status Report for 2018. The highest number of unsold completed […]

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Henry Butcher Malaysia’s hard work pays off, takes home multiple awards

PETALING JAYA (April 21): Henry Butcher Malaysia (Mont Kiara) Sdn Bhd’s dedication and hard work has paid off as the property and facility management firm bagged three awards at EdgeProp Malaysia’s Best Managed Property Awards 2019. The awards that the firm won recognise its efforts in maintaining the top-notch condition of three properties, namely The […]

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Provide adequate houses to overcome squatter problems: Khalid

KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): Effort is underway to provide adequate low cost houses to overcome the problem of squatters in the national capital, said Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad (pictured). He said the government endeavoured to overcome the problem and would strive to ensure that Kuala Lumpur would reach a level where the problem […]

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Mah Sing and Fave offering cashless option for buyers to book property in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: Property developer Mah Sing Group Bhd (Mah Sing) and digital payments platform Fave have partnered to allow home buyers to go cashless while paying their booking fee with FavePay  and be rewarded with AirAsia BIG Points, recently. Mah Sing’s collaboration with Fave will provide convenience to home buyers to pay their deposit for […]

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Sunway Iskandar announced Super 5 PLUS home ownership scheme

JOHOR: Commemorating Sunway Iskandar’s fifth anniversary, the developer launched its Super 5 PLUS home ownership scheme exclusively for Johor purchasers at the Sunway Iskandar Property and Income Tax Seminar on 18 April 2019, yesterday. According to the press statement, around 400 visitors attended the talk and consultation by Chur Association managing partner Chris Tan, National […]

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More than 17,000 homes to be sold at HOC-MAPEX 2019 for Klang Valley

PETALING JAYA (April 16): More than 17,000 residential units with a total value of more than RM146 million will be on sale at the Klang Valley Home Ownership Campaign – Malaysia Property Expo 2019 (HOC-MAPEX) at the end of this month.  Organised by the Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association (Rehda) Malaysia, the HOC-MAPEX for […]