Category Archives: Property Talk

Iconic dragon-shaped Pangu Tower in Beijing sold for 5 billion yuan via Taobao online auction

(Source: South China Morning Post) An iconic Beijing office tower in the shape of a dragon’s head has been sold for a discount during an online auction, as bankers and creditors succeeded on their third attempt to dispose of the

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 property search results. To kick off, we’ll be sharing

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

Common Legal Issues Faced by Real Estate Agents in Malaysia

Being a property agent or real estate negotiator in Malaysia is hard, but with hard work and a willingness to learn, success in the field of real estate isn’t impossible. Honesty, responsibility, credibility, and empathy are just some of the key

Quorans Share Their Worst Tenant Experiences

The internet is full of questions, and more often than not, people answer by sharing their own personal experiences. Be it good, bad, or plain hilarious, these anecdotes serve to remind us that there are other people like us (nearby

Renting Your Property to Pet Owners: Yay or Nay?

It can be quite a hassle screening through potential tenants when you’re a property owner looking to rent out your properties, but when it comes to their pets, would you tread with caution, or view it as a dealbreaker? For

What’s Up in Budget 2019: Analyst Predictions

The highly-anticipated Budget 2019 is due to be announced by Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng this Friday (Nov 2), a little over five months since the new Pakatan Harapan government took power following a surprise election result. With news and

Malaysia Property Market 2H18 Outlook

With the first seven months of the year already done and dusted, we are well into August 2018 and the second half of the year. There have been many changes since the first half, especially with the results of the