Category Archives: Features

Estate123 Big Data Spotlight: Seri Kembangan

Seri Kembangan, formerly known as Serdang New Village, is located within the borders of Selangor. It is a township with an ethnic majority of Chinese and Malay, and is located approximately 20 minutes away from the city centre of Kuala

Estate123 Big Data Spotlight: Shah Alam

Shah Alam is a city and the state capital of Selangor, replacing Kuala Lumpur in 1978. Shah Alam was the first planned city in Malaysia after independence from Britain in 1957. It was once known as Sungai Renggam and was

Estate123 Big Data Spotlight: Rawang

We’re starting a brand new Big Data series right here on Estate123 Insight! 😉 Every week, we will feature popular property hotspots in Malaysia, with information taken straight from our Estate123.com property search results. To kick off, we’ll be sharing

Landlord123 collaborates with Australia-based building management software Buildxact

Building takes a lot of time. Not only the construction process itself, but also the planning, drawing, estimating, buying, and everything else that goes into completing a row of houses or an entire office block. Estimating costs and coming up

4 Most Common Concerns For Landlords When Renting Out Property

(Written by Bella Loo; edited by Laura Lee) Let’s face it: landlords and tenants don’t always have the best relationships. A good – or at least cordial – relationship between a landlord and his/her tenants usually occurs when both parties

[Infographic] Government Low- and Medium-Cost Housing Schemes for First-time Buyers

Homeownership may still be a struggle for young people these days, but the government has taken quite a few measures to address the issue. These include government housing schemes to help prospective homebuyers – especially the first-timers – with the

[Infographic] How To Avoid Property Scammers

Scammers are – unfortunately – way too common nowadays. From online love scams to large-scale real estate cons, scammers are an unscrupulous lot who have no qualms about deceiving people out of their money. Lately, there have been plenty of news about

Top 10 Most Expensive REIT Buildings in Malaysia

(Source: The Malaysian Reserve) Real estate investment trusts (REITs) have been a key investment instrument in the country. For many investors, REITs are among one of the safest bets for their investment portfolios. With consistent returns, rising values and sustainable

[Infographic] 7 Things About Strata Landed Property

When we mention the term strata property, most people will automatically think of condominiums and apartments, but these days, strata landed homes are being introduced in the market. In fact, many landed housing projects within new townships today are built

4 Main Challenges Faced by First-Time Homebuyers

Owning a home is on top of many Malaysians’ wish list, but making that wish into reality can be an overwhelming struggle given that many first-time buyers cannot afford to buy properties, especially in the Klang Valley where there is