Malaysia Consumer Sentiment Study H2 2020

A one-stop resource center for our findings and analysis from the Malaysia Consumer Sentiment Study. 

 

Malaysia Consumer Sentiment Study H2 2020

Consumer Sentiment Study H2 2020

We interviewed 1,010 respondents in Malaysia between May to June 2020 via online questionnaires to gain insights and sentiment of the current property market. This biannual study conducted since 2009 measures property-related sentiments and is aimed to help property seekers, agents and developers understand the local property market better.

Findings from the recent study show Malaysians are confident and positive about property ownership.

 

Buying sentiment 

Malaysians have come to realise that location is not the sole important factor when it comes to buying a property. Property seekers are now focusing on conducive and ideal living spaces as well as relying on trusted developers when choosing a property. Read more: 

Top Priorities For Malaysian Home Seekers Since MCO

Top Priorities For Malaysian Home Seekers Since MCO

ArticleAugust 2020

 

Many were faced with financial constraints and to ease the cash flow of individuals who are likely to be the most affected by COVID-19, the government stepped up efforts in providing measures to ease these burdens, leaving behind a great impression. Read more: 

Malaysians Satisfied With Govt Measures To Ease Financial Challenges

Malaysians Satisfied With Govt Measures To Ease Financial Challenges

ArticleAugust 2020

 

Spending long periods of time confined in a house has brought out the many challenges faced by everyday Malaysians especially the younger brood who have found the desire to own a place they can call their own. Read more: 

Younger Malaysians Aspire To Purchase Property Post-COVID

Younger Malaysians Aspire To Purchase Property Post-COVID

ArticleJuly 2020

 

Malaysians have been looking for top-quality developments to buy a home and that too in Klang Valley. Here we show which 6 developments are the most preferred based on the findings. Read more:

Top 6 Developments in June 2020

Top 6 Developments in June 2020

ArticleJuly 2020

 

Insights from our previous Consumer Sentiment Survey

 

Consumer Sentiment Study H1 2020

Explore the top hotspots Malaysians chose when it comes to buying a property along with the breakdown of preference based on demographics. Read more: 

63% Of Malaysians Are Finding Properties To Buy At These Hotspots

63% Of Malaysians Are Finding Properties To Buy At These Hotspots

ArticleMarch 2020

 

Malaysians have constantly cited poor credit history as the main factor preventing their home loan approval. We share what are the difficulties faced in securing home loans, along with the ways to tackle them effectively. Read more: 

54% of Malaysians Cite Poor Credit History as Main Difficulty in Securing Home Loans

54% of Malaysians Cite Poor Credit History as Main Difficulty in Securing Home Loans

ArticleMarch 2020

 

Buyers are finally giving sustainability and energy-saving features more thought in their home buying journey. Find out which energy-saving features rank the highest when it comes to future purchases. Read more: 

Energy-Saving Features Ranked As Top Priority For Malaysians Future Home

Energy-Saving Features Ranked As Top Priority For Malaysians Future Home

ArticleMarch 2020

 

More property seekers are considering a property that is built using the IBS method as it is an important factor to ensure housing becomes more affordable. Read more:  

2 in 3 Malaysians Interested in Buying An IBS-Built Property

2 in 3 Malaysians Interested in Buying An IBS-Built Property

ArticleApril 2020

 

Consumer Sentiment Study H2 2019

Malaysians have preferences when it comes to buying a property and here the top 5 reasons that are important and influential during the buying process. Read more: 

Top 5 Things Malaysians Consider When Buying A Property

Top 5 Things Malaysians Consider When Buying A Property

ArticleJune 2019

 

With the new government (Pakatan Harapan) came in place, confidence in the real estate market has pushed up the satisfaction levels higher compared to 5 years ago. Read more: 

Malaysians Are Most Satisfied With The Property Market Compared To 5 Years Ago!

Malaysians Are Most Satisfied With The Property Market Compared To 5 Years Ago!

ArticleMay 2019

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