Sarawak

Sarawak is the largest state in Malaysia. It is one of the two Malaysian states situated on the island of Borneo. Located on the northwest of this island, Sarawak borders Sabah to the northeast, Indonesia to the south and it surrounds the country of Brunei. The state’s capital is Kuching.

Known as ‘Land of the Hornbills’, Sarawak is famous for these beautiful birds and other wildlife. This state is home to the longest river in Malaysia, Rajang River. Major industries driving the state’s economy are agriculture, forestry and tourism. Some of the popular tourist attractions in this state are Gunung Mulu National Park and the Rainforest World Music Festival.

Many commercial and residential property developments are concentrated in major towns such as Kuching, Miri, Sibu and Bintulu. Commercial properties include shop-office lots, office blocks, retail space and industrial lots. Popular residential properties are terraced houses, semi-detached houses, bungalows, apartments and condominiums. There is also land for sale.

This state experiences the tropical climate throughout the year. Generally, most days are hot and humid with occasional rain. Temperatures can range from 27 to 34°C in the low-land areas but it is much cooler in the hills. The northeast monsoon season starts from November and will last until February. The heaviest rainfall is usually recorded in January.

The population of Sarawak consists of many ethnic groups. The major groups are Iban, Chinese, Malay, Bidayuh, Melanau and Orang Ulu. There are more than 40 sub-ethnic groups, each with their own dialects and traditions. Popular traditional festivals celebrated in Sarawak include gawai dayak, gawai kenyalang, kaul festival and many more. This state is also famous for its longhouses. Sape, ngajat, datun julud and bamboo dance are some of the traditional dance and music of Sarawak. Popular local food includes Sarawak laksa, kolo mee, ayam pansuh and midin belacan.

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Latest Properties for Sale in Sarawak

Green Heights ...

121 Lorong Lapangan Terbang 2, Green Heights, Kuching, ...

820 sqft

RM 378,000

SSH MEDIUM COST CORNER LOT, TMN JELITA, MIRI

SSH MEDIUM ...

Miri, Sarawak

RM 330,000

1 1/2 CLUSTER HOUSE, TMN SOURABAY INDAH, KUCHING

1 1/2 CLUSTER HOUSE, ...

Kuching, Sarawak

RM 170,000

SSH, SAUJANA INDAH PARK, KUCHING

SSH, SAUJANA ...

Kuching, Sarawak

RM 145,800

SSH LOW COST, BANDAR BARU SEMARIANG, KUCHING

SSH LOW ...

Kuching, Sarawak

RM 80,000

19/11/2014 LELONG Jln Sg Apong Baru KUCHING

19/11/2014 LELONG Jln ...

No.87 Jln Sg Apong Baru, Kuching, ...

RM 380,000

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SkyVilla Condominium (MJC)

SkyVilla Condominium (...

Off Jalan Batu Kawa, Bandar Baru ...

849 sqft

RM 850 / month

Floridale Condo, Jln Wan Alwi, Kuching

Floridale Condo, ...

Jalan Wan Alwin, Kuching Sarawak, Kuching, ...

1280 sqft

RM 1,000 / month

Hup Kee , Kuching Sarawak

Hup Kee , ...

hup kee lorong 10, Kuching, Sarawak

2000 sqft

RM 1,800 / month

Semi-D, Tm Seng Goon,  Kuching

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Taman Seng Goon, Kuching, Sarawak, Kuching, ...

2000 sqft

RM 2,500 / month

Lush Residences

Lush Residences

Lorong Durian Burung no.7, Kuching, Sarawak

1900 sqft

RM 3,000 / month

Upper Sanctuary, ...

jalan batu kawa kuching sarawak, Kuching, ...

900 sqft

RM 1,500 / month

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Fast Fact

Capital :
Kuching

Total Area :
124,450 km2 (48,050 sq mi)

Total Population (2010) :
2,260,009

Density :
19/km2 (50/sq mi)

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