Property News Summary – 18 January 2017

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak inspecting 1Malaysia People's Housing (PR1MA) apartments that have been completed in Putrajaya, Feb 21, 2016. — Bernama pic

Policy changes announced for PR1MA home ownership Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak yesterday announced two policy changes to enable more people to own a house under the 1Malaysia People’s Housing (PR1MA) programme. The two changes are raising the

Malaysian Malls with Auspicious Chinese New Year Decorations (2017)

Mid Valley CNY 2017 rooster lanterns

The fat man in a red suit just left, and we’re welcoming another one decked out in red and gold barely a month later. You must be thinking, what are you talking about? Chinese New Year, of course! 😛 After

Property News Summary – 17 January 2017

The Axiata Arena will be the landmark for the redevelopment of Bukit Jalil Sports Complex which will be known as KL Sport City (Image from NST)

Putra Indoor Stadium is now “Axiata Arena” The Putra Indoor Stadium in Kuala Lumpur has been rebranded as Axiata Arena in an effort towards building a sporting nation. Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said this followed a 10-year agreement

[Exclusive] Interview with Mah Sing CEO: 2017 Malaysia Property Outlook

estate123 x mah sing exclusive interview malaysia property 2017

When it comes to property in Malaysia, Mah Sing Group is a well-known name in the industry. One of the top developers in the country, the group has continuously created iconic developments that have bagged more than 100 domestic and

Property News Summary – 16 January 2017

Artist’s impression of the PICC project by Hunza Properties

Penang S-W district to see RM20bil worth of projects The south-west district of Penang island is set to attract RM20 billion worth of new residential and commercial projects over the next 5 – 10 years. About RM13 billion worth of

[Infographic] 6 Ways To Fight The Festive Flab!

fight the flab

You’ve heard of cheat days, but what if your usual makan routine means cheat day is every day? 😛 We all know that special occasions and festive seasons mean that you’ll probably have to consume more than the usual amount

Property News Summary – 13 January 2017

Photo from The Star

Sime to benefit most from Carey Island port project Sime Darby Bhd is set to benefit the most from the proposed new port development in Carey Island, Selangor, where the plantation-based conglomerate is the largest landowner. The new port –

Property News Summary – 12 January 2017

Source: Free Malaysia Today

Malaysian economy to grow at 4% in 2017 The Malaysian economy is forecast to grow at a pace of 4% in 2017, and strengthening to 4.4% in 2018. Improving global growth and the competitive ringgit should provide some support for

Economic performance will dictate Asian Pacific property markets in 2017

Image from RCR Wireless News

The Asia Pacific region residential property market has seen its fair share of ups and downs in 2016, and looking ahead to 2017, experts predict that economic performance and policy will have the biggest effects on the property sector. China

Property News Summary – 11 January 2017

maybank-investment-bank

Maybank IB named Malaysia’s Best Brokerage House Maybank Investment Bank Bhd has been named Malaysia’s Best Brokerage House for the second consecutive year by fund managers across the world in Asiamoney’s Brokers Poll 2016. The regional investment bank, which ranked