Property News


What Malaysians want for Housing in Budget 2018

Warning of a “homeless generation” of Malaysians who cannot afford to own homes, the National House Buyers Association (HBA) mooted four mechanisms to avert such a crisis, including curbing property speculation through higher stamp duty rates and higher real property ... Read More
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Budget 2018: What is in store for us, a ‘feel good’ package?

Article by Freemind Works Budget 2018 will be announced on 27 October. And next year’s budget will be an important one, as Malaysia’s 14th general election is around the corner, now widely expected to be held in the first quarter of ... Read More

Landslide at Tanjung Bungah affordable housing construction site

Rescuers have unearthed three bodies at the construction site hit by a massive landslide in Tanjung Bungah here today. Penang Fire and Rescue Department director Saadon Mokhtar said the search was ongoing for 11 more people believed to be still ... Read More

War of Depts

It gives you sleepless night thinking about the high interest you have to pay to the bank. Debts include property loans, credit card, personal loan, car loan and etc. Miichael in his WAR OF DEBTS program will coach you the step ... Read More

Mutiara Rini may have to be demolised and rebuilt

The Penang state government has directed a developer to demolish a partly-complete apartment building and rebuild this for safety reasons, said Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng. He said the state government was not satisfied with the safety standard of the ... Read More

BNM Explains Why You Can’t Afford a House

Malaysia’s central bank has a response to those saying it needs to do more to spur home loans: houses simply aren’t affordable. Bank Negara Malaysia has created a website packed with data aimed at debunking the “myth” that access to ... Read More

M Vista @ Southbay from RM345,000 onwards

M Vista @ Southbay, is an upcoming project by Mah Sing Group, part of the company’s Southbay township development at Batu Maung. It is located just a stone’s throw away from Free Trade Zone, less than 5 minutes drive to Penang ... Read More

Penang govt goes ahead with foreign worker dorms

Penang government will go ahead with its plan to build dormitories for foreign workers at five identified locations despite objection by the local residents. State Housing, Town and Country Planning Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo said the Penang government was ... Read More

House prices will not come down, but sizes will

Housing prices will definitely not go down as elements of property development such as land cost and development charges keep increasing, said a group of panellists. “Property prices will definitely go up. We have asked various parties to help bring ... Read More
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Co-working space has reached Penang

Co-working is a global movement to create innovative, collaborative and community driven workspaces that move beyond traditional work environments. Stop working alone – work for yourself, not by yourself. In recent years, co-working space has been emerging as a new ... Read More