Category Archives: The List

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

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

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

Estate123.com Top Picks: Airbnb-Worthy Rental Accommodation

Have you ever booked accommodation via the popular short-term lodging app, Airbnb? In the app, users can browse through listings of rooms and houses put up by hosts, complete with attractive photos, detailed descriptions, and a list of available facilities.

Top 10 Most Liveable Cities in the World 2017

(Source: CNN, The Economist, The Sun Daily) It’s official. Melbourne is on top of the world – again. The Australian city has topped the Economist Intelligence Unit‘s Global Liveability Report 2017 ranking of the most livable cities in the world

9 Common Reasons Your Home Financing Application Failed

As a large number of our Malaysian population reach the age of financial independence, and prepare to build their own lives and families, it is understandable that one of the first big ticket things they want to buy is their

7 Ways To Use QR Codes For Real Estate

We’ve covered some background history on QR codes, and how it has changed marketing communications. In a time when smartphone apps and instant communication are of utmost importance to obtain property sales leads, the usage of QR codes in the

10 Best Malaysian Vacation Islands

Pulau Kapas, Malaysia

Malaysia is known as a food haven, with friendly locals, the iconic Petronas Twin Towers, and many sun-kissed tropical beaches. It’s the latter that attracts plenty of tourists each year, both local and international. Some, like Penang and Langkawi, are

5 Things To Keep in Mind When Buying Secondary Property

So, after considering the pros and cons of buying property from the secondary (or sub-sale) market, you’ve decided it would be more worthwhile to buy a home that’s already completed and located in an established location, despite needing some renovations

You’ve Got The Keys. What Next?

The day has arrived. After months – maybe years – of waiting, you’re finally ready to receive the keys to your home sweet home. So awesome, right? 😀 Hold your horses (and keys) though, because there are several more steps