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Rehda proposes new affordable housing price thresholds

The Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association Malaysia (Rehda) Institute has proposed affordable housing price thresholds in Peninsular Malaysia, with residential units in Kuala Lumpur and the Klang Valley topping the list at RM500,000. In its summary research report on ... Read More

A Paragon of Opportunities in Penang Properties

Have you ever thought about investing in real estate as a "money making machine" for you? Do you want to know the secrets of Penang Property? Have you ever thought about doubling your existing property? Ever think of investing in ... Read More

IKEA gearing up for opening on 28 March 2019

Swedish home furnishings retailer IKEA today announced its recruitment drive for the new store, IKEA Batu Kawan, Penang. Malaysians from all walks of life, especially those living in Northern Malaysia, are welcome to attend the walk-in interview fair to be ... Read More

10.5km road tunnel in Penang as part of Pan Island Link

The state government today announced an ambitious project to alleviate traffic congestion on the island, which will be undertaken through a 10.5km-long tunnel that will cut through hills and is part of the Pan Island Link 1 (PIL 1). Chief ... Read More

9 reasons why affordable homes floundering here, according to developers

The Real Estate and Housing Developers Association Malaysia (Rehda) Institute has identified today nine structural problems which it said are behind why the country is struggling to ensure a sustainable supply of public housing. The report titled “Affordable Housing Report” ... Read More

Atta Global buys two property development companies for RM7.5m

Steel products maker Atta Global Group Bhd is proposing to acquire two property development companies, Eminent Potential Sdn Bhd and Scanrite Sdn Bhd, for RM7.5 million, as part of its diversification into the property business. In a filing to the ... Read More

SP Setia holds fun Raya open house

It was a merry evening where visitors enjoyed multi-cultural performances, scrumptious food and fun activities at the Hari Raya open house hosted by SP Setia Berhad. There were also various workshops and a beautiful fireworks display during the event at ... Read More

First Home Convention 4.0 – The BLT Sharing

Tired of renting? Join the upcoming First Home Convention to equip yourself making informed decision when buying your 1st home. VENUE: Level 4, Sri Perak Room, Bayview Hotel Penang DATE/TIME: 21 July 2018, 2PM - 6PM [Sponsored Ad] ... Read More

State mulling rent-to-own scheme for Penangites

Penang CM wants to enable more Penang folk to have a roof over their heads. He feels that fresh graduates may not be able to afford a home as their incomes are not growing in proportion with housing prices. Hence, ... Read More

We need more than just housing data to address housing issues

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme or UN-Habitat executive director, Maimunah Mohd Sharif’s passion for bringing change to people’s lives certainly shines through. As the first Asian lady to be appointed to the position, Maimunah who grew up in a ... Read More