The effects of this global pandemic on the property market is truly unprecedented. With many real estate agents worrying about how they can continue to survive in their careers – today we’re sharing tips from top agent leaders on how you can thrive in COVID-19! To stay competitive, agent...
Continue Reading • Jun 26, 2020
Whether you’re looking to buy a new home or not, there’s one thing that most of us undoubtedly enjoy- visiting show units.
Continue Reading • Nov 2, 2017
Sandra is a landlord who rented her unit three months ago to a tenant without a tenancy agreement. She ponders if the tenancy is legitimate without a signed agreement between both sides.
Continue Reading • Oct 26, 2017
After the delay of signing of tenancy agreement, Mohammad decided not to proceed with the first offer from Sarah. Sarah is aggrieved as the booking fee is forfeited and she is unable to rent the unit.
Continue Reading • Sep 29, 2017
I don’t really fancy Airbnb, plain and simple. What influenced my stance on Airbnb is through my personal observation on the incoming and outgoing of foreign guests around my apartment recently, thanks to the home sharing website.
Continue Reading • Sep 7, 2017
Property Nightmare Stories #8: Why Is Your Contract Different from Mine? Why Do I Have to Pay You RM24,000 to Move Out?
The Property is a shop office in Kota Damansara. The Landlord has let it to the Tenant for a two-year period for rent of RM2000 and the agent has prepared the Tenancy Agreement.
Continue Reading • Aug 24, 2017
Johnny rented the unit out - except that he wasn't the owner. One day the real owner came to visit and found a different tenant. Read more...
Continue Reading • Jul 28, 2017
Property Nightmare Stories #6: My Landlord Wanted Me to Continue Paying Full Rental Even Though the Roof Was Leaking onto the Living Room
The ceiling and flooring in the living hall of the Property have been damaged due to leakage from the rooftop. Due to the leaks, the living hall cannot be used by Sally, the tenant.
Continue Reading • Jun 30, 2017
Property Nightmare Stories #5: Private arrangement between tenants – Less hassle at the moment but more issues in the future?
Jasmine took over the tenancy from her friend, Kenny (who has signed the tenancy agreement with the landlord) and paid the deposit to offset Kenny’s deposit. But is this the right way to go about it?
Continue Reading • May 26, 2017
On the morning of April 1st, Jasmine received a letter from her landlord stating that her tenancy was to be terminated immediately. Panicked, Jasmine called her landlord only to find him uncontactable. Read more...
Continue Reading • Apr 28, 2017
With an electricity bill of RM0 for 2 months, the landlord thought that the TNB metre was damaged. Little did they know that their tenants were stealing electricity from neighbours... and for good reason.
Continue Reading • Mar 24, 2017
Landlords will normally rush to “give in” to the requests of Tenants to secure a Tenant. But here is a story of how everything can go wrong if the proper procedures are not followed.
Continue Reading • Feb 24, 2017
The increasing number of abandoned properties are aggravating, especially to buyers who have large stakes in it. Here is a live case of one such victim, which PropertyGuru reached out to their legal partners for assistance. Read more...
Continue Reading • Feb 8, 2017
Owning properties and renting them out for passive income is every person's dream. But here is a story of how everything can go wrong when the tenancy agreement is not properly drafted and enforced.
Continue Reading • Jan 27, 2017