PKNS Lures Buyers with Discounts, Rebates

In a bid to attract homebuyers, Selangor State Development Corporation (PKNS) offers up to 20 percent discount on its ready-built and ready-to-move properties that are on sale at its ‘PKNS Mega Bonanza Promotion’. Read more..

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Home Builders Turn to Rental Management Firms Amidst Supply Glut

Amidst the high number of unsold completed houses, especially high-end units, property developers are seeking the help of companies that manage Airbnb rentals to generate income from these homes while they await buyers. Read more..

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DBKL Hopes for Win-win Solution for Housing Woes

Kuala Lumpur Mayor Datuk Nor Hisham Ahmad Dahlan has promised to sign the development order for an affordable housing in Jinjang Selatan Tambahan (JST) so that the developer can begin building the project in the next two months. Read more..

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Legoland Malaysia Resort Launches 4D Movie

Legoland Malaysia Resort offers a new experiential attraction, with the launch of its Lego City 4D movie – Officer in Pursuit. Read more..

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DBKL Urged to Take Action Against Illegal Businesses in Residential Areas

Residents are calling on the Kuala Lumpur City Hall’s (DBKL) to take the necessary action against property owners who have illegally converted their houses into business premises. Read more..

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There’s More Reasons to Buy a Home in 2019, Says Gov’t

Malaysians who will take part in the Home Ownership Campaign (HOC) will benefit from several new incentives, apart from the 10 percent minimum discount. Read more..

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RM1bil Fund Offers Little Help to Those Buying Homes Costing Above Rm150k

Analysts revealed that the federal government’s new measures to address the oversupply of houses, particularly the central bank’s fund, is supported and praised by many. Read more..

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Make House Prices Affordable to Local Buyers

To resolve the supply and demand mismatch, house prices in Malaysia needs to be tweaked to make them affordable for average wage earners. Read more..

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Rent Out Unsold Affordably Priced Homes

To fix the residential property overhang within the affordable price range, the National House Buyers’ Association (HBA) urged developers and authorities to rent out affordably priced homes to low income earners. Read more..

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Mah Sing Foundation Invites Youths to Re-imagine Future Living Spaces

Mah Sing Foundation is launching the Young Nation Builders Challenge, a bold new school programme in 2019 to encourage kids to re-imagine living spaces in their communities. Read more..

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Kl, George Town Included in Top 100 Most Liveable Places for Asian Expats

Many cities in Malaysia saw an improvement in their rankings, particularly George Town in Penang and Kuala Lumpur, which made it to the top 100 of the world’s most liveable locations for Asian expatriates. Read more..

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Ministry Focuses on Helping B40, Plans Holistic Solution for M40

The Housing and Local Government Ministry is focusing on helping the bottom 40 percent (B40) group, while giving special attention to the middle 40 percent (M40) group. Read more..

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RM1bil Fund to Help Spur Home Ownership, Clear Overhang

Bank Negara Malaysia’s newly launched Fund for Affordable Homes, along with the Home Ownership Campaign (HOC) in March, would help spur buying among first-time home buyers and clear some of the overhang. Read more..

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Gov’t to Implement Law to Protect Tenants from Racial Discrimination

The federal government plans to legislate a new law to safeguard the rights of tenants and property owners. Read more..

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Affordable Homes in Penang Now Open to Outsiders

Twenty percent of affordable homes offered in Penang are now available for purchase to people from outside the state, reported Free Malaysia Today. Read more..

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Maximum Price of Affordable Homes Reduced to RM300,000

Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin said on Monday (28 Jan) that the federal government has set the price of affordable housing at up to RM300,000, reported the Sun Daily. Read more..

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The 3 Best Property Deals of January 2019!

With the new year upon us, it’s time we start thinking about finally investing in finding a home for our future. Thankfully, there’s a chance we can walk away with huge cash savings just from buying a home! Read more..

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Azmin Confirms CCCC No Longer Main Contractor for ECRL

Putrajaya has decided with finality to scrap the contract with China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) for the construction of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL). Read more..

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Discounted Units to Be Sold During National Homeownership Campaign

The Malaysian government has teamed up with property developers and lender to market about 30,115 completed houses at a lower price during the National Homeownership Campaign. Read more..

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No Injunction to Bar Opening of Resort World Genting Theme Park

Despite a filed legal counterclaim, experts revealed that Genting Malaysia may likely proceed with the opening of the Outdoor Theme Park in Resort World Genting (RWG) in Pahang next year. Read more..

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