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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 […]

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Bank Negara opens RM1bil home loan scheme to bigger group of first-time buyers

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara is opening up the RM1bil fund for affordable housing, introduced in January this year, to a bigger group of first-time home buyers. From Sept 1 onwards, the scheme will be opened to buyers with a maximum monthly household income of up to RM4,360. Previously, the eligibility was capped at household earnings […]

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Maybank HouzKEY now available for Berjaya Land’s The Tropika

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 19): Berjaya Land Bhd (through its subsidiary company Berjaya Golf Resort Bhd) is partnering Maybank Islamic Bhd (Maybank) to offer its HouzKEY home financing solution for the developer’s latest development The Tropika, Bukit Jalil.  The 6.5-acre freehold The Tropika is a unique nature-inspired mixed development comprising residential and commercial components that combine […]

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Property management: Ask the experts – Strata titles; by-laws and house rules

Q: All the units in our strata development do not have strata titles after 15 years. Can the Management Corporation (MC) help the owners get the strata titles? Pursuant to the Strata Titles Act 1985 (STA), the original proprietor (i.e. the developer) of the land shall be responsible for applying for the individual strata titles. […]