Malaysia Property News Summary – 20 February 2018

Malaysia wins WTO praise for impressive economic achievement Forty-three World Trade Organisation (WTO) members who participated in a question and answer session at the recent two-day 7th Trade Policy Review (TPR) Of Malaysia, in Switzerland, commended the country for its

Malaysia Property News Summary – 8 February 2018

MIEA upbeat on local property market MIEA is positive on the overall property market, particularly that of affordable residentials and landed housing. This is despite poor outlook for retail space, luxury service apartments and small office home office (SOHO) units.

The 40 Richest People in Malaysia (2018)

Curious to know who are the richest people in Malaysia? From the well-known “Sugar King” to high-flying AirAsia boss Tony Fernandes, these are the top 40 individuals who hold the most wealth in Malaysia. #1 Robert Kuok (PPB Group Bhd)

Malaysia Property News Summary – 6 February 2018

Back to drawing board for RM3.6bil The Paragon@KL Northgate KL Northgate Sdn Bhd continues to see delays in its planned RM3.6 billion gross development project in Gombak – The Paragon@KL Northgate – amid the oversupply situation in the property market.

[Infographic] Benefits & Risks of Student Rental Accommodation

It is probably safe to say that student rental, or student accommodation, has always been a good choice for property investment. This is even more apparent in recent years, as higher education becomes available to people from all walks of life.

Malaysia Property News Summary – 5 February 2018

Dutch Square in Melaka

1,163 units of properties worth RM420mil unsold in Melaka A total of 1,163 units of residential and commercial properties in Melaka which were developed over 10 years ago and worth RM420.94 million have yet to be sold to-date. Of the

Malaysia Property News Summary – 2 February 2018

Malaysia expected to have 5.6 million senior citizens by 2030 The senior citizen population in Malaysia is expected to reach 5.6 million, by year 2030. The ageing population’s higher life expectancy is attributed to advancements in healthcare in comparison with

Malaysia Property News Summary – 1 February 2018

Joey Yap: Don’t expect property market to recover soon Mastery Academy of Chinese Metaphysics founder Datuk Joey Yap foresees the real estate market in Malaysia to remain sluggish in the Year of the Dog. “The real estate industry is categorised

Estate123 Exclusive: Interview with Bank Negara Malaysia on the Housing Watch [Part 2 of 2]

We learned about Housing Watch (www.housingwatch.my) by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) in Part 1 of this exclusive interview, and here, we pick up from where we left off, with some tips for youngsters looking to buy their first home, why renting has its benefits,

Property News Summary – 30 January 2018

Knight Frank: Local property market continues to self-correct Malaysia’s property market is expected to remain sluggish in the first six months of the year, leading property consultant Knight Frank Malaysia said. While the recent property freeze may provide a breather