Affordable housing in Malaysia needs a complete reset

The concept of affordable housing must be substituted with the concept of affordable rents.

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Ritma Perdana, The New Pride Of LBS Alam Perdana Township

Ritma Perdana emphasizes an open concept interior, surrounded by verdant greens and a safe environment for families.

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UEM Sunrise Staff Achieves 630km Target In Unity Virtual Walk

The virtual event saw close to 250 staff signing up and taking to their running shoes, including several in the top management.

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Bandar Malaysia – a testament of foreign investors’ confidence in Malaysia

This project will unlock tremendous potential high-impact global businesses and talent attraction towards the country.

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First-Ever Virtual PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) Gala Introduces Pioneering Winners’ Circle

Tropicana Corporation Berhad, Fieldman Construction Sdn Bhd among historic crop of winners and highly commended developers.

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Glomac urges gov’t to lower price threshold for foreign property buyers

The foreigner threshold is very high, some states have a foreigner threshold of RM2 million.

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IJM Land gears up for next wave of success with Starling Parcel 3

Starling Parcel 3 is the third parcel of the 56.68 acre residential development consisting of 680 home units including an array of green areas, infrastructures and communal space.

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New Digital Scheme To Drive Growth Of SRP Loans

The SRP helps young adults who have just entered the workforce own their first house by allowing them to secure 100% financing from financial institutions.

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Contractors of 24 cancelled PR1MA projects to receive compensation

The government had identified 27 sites that would be developed for PR1MA affordable homes outside Kuala Lumpur and Selangor.

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Economists See Another OPR Cut By Year-end

For this year, the OPR has been slashed four times by BNM, taking it to 1.75% or its lowest level since 2004.

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Desa ParkCity continues to evolve

With a population of 16,500 residents, Desa ParkCity has emerged as one of the most connected and successful townships in Kuala Lumpur.

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Iskandar Waterfront, Metallurgical Corp Of China To Develop Johor Land

Envisioned to be a smart city, the project is expected to catalyse the urban transformation of Johor.

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Tropicana Teams Up With Marriott International To Launch Courtyard By Marriott In Penang

It boasts an overall design and layout that embraces contemporary lifestyle living, in a town setting, a concept that that is synonymous with the Tropicana brand.

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Employers: ‘Bad time’ to enforce new workers’ housing law

It is important that accommodations provided to workers are not hazardous or dirty and equipped with basic amenities as well as allow for the COVID-19 SOPs to be observed.

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Serenia Ariya units fully sold during August launch

Sereniya Araya features Tudor-inspired double-storey linked houses that come in three design types to suit the different lifestyle needs of families, from young couples to multi-generational families.

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Public rental housing applicants advised to update application information

Applicants who fail to update their information will be categorised as 'inactive' and their applications will not be processed other than considered (they) are no longer interested.

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PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Names First Female Malaysia Real Estate Personality Of The Year

Sarena Cheah comes into her own as one of Malaysia’s most formidable, forward-thinking city builders.

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The Race to Win A HighPark Suites Unit or RM20,000 Cash is Back On!

Introduced in January 2020, the photography contest has garnered more than a thousand meaningful pictures showcasing “community”, “town-making” and “design innovation” in the first three months of the competition respectively.

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PropertyGuru Raises S$300M To Accelerate Growth In Southeast Asia

Long-standing shareholders TPG and KKR strengthen investment and confidence in the Group’s leadership, strategy and performance.

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Worst yet to come for property sector, Sunsuria

About eight million Malaysian companies and individuals have reportedly benefitted from the loan moratorium that is valued at RM74.3 billion.

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