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Peacock Eco Park is expected to be ready in Penang by December

The construction works of the first-ever aviary or a mini zoo in Penang that specialises in raising peacock is expected to be completed in December this year. Known as Peacock Echo Park, it is located at Taman Kimsar in Prai. Seberang Perai City Council (MBSP) councillor David Marshel said once ... Read More
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Property prices not necessarily be affordable post-Covid

Property prices might not necessarily be more affordable post-Covid-19 due to market changes and wage growth, the housing minister said. Housing and Local Government Minister Datuk Zuraida Kamaruddin said the economic crisis brought on by the Covid19 pandemic saw the housing market, labour and financial sectors going through adjustments. As a ... Read More
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Developers can now operate during Phase 1 & 2 of NRP

Housing developers will be allowed to operate under Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the national recovery plan effective immediately. In a statement today, the housing and local government ministry said this is applicable to housing developers which have valid housing development licences and advertisement and sales permits (APDL) under ... Read More
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Story behind Jalan Batu Perempuan and Jalan Batu Jantan at Air Itam

By Emilia Ismail Jalan Batu Jantan and Jalan Batu Perempuan didn't get their names because someone ran out of ideas to name the roads in Air Itam — the names originated from a "tragic" love story! 😉 Legend has it that two rocks, one male and the other female, located ... Read More
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e-Tanah land administration system to be expanded to other states

The e-Land system implemented through a public-private partnership (PPP) arrangement will be expanded to other states after it was proven successful in increasing the quality and efficiency of land administration in Kuala Lumpur. Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin (pic) said the system would be expanded to the Federal Territories ... Read More
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More hotels in Penang turned Covid-19 quarantine centres

Several hotels nationwide have put aside their core business and have stepped in to assist the country in its efforts to combat the Covid-19 pandemic by turning their premises into Covid-19 quarantine centres. Just a month ago, two hotels in Penang decided to operate their premises as quarantine centres. They are ... Read More
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RFP for 1st affordable housing project by LPNPP is expected to open in October

The first affordable housing development project (RMM) by Penang State Housing Board (LPNPP) near Bukit Gedung, Bayan Baru is currently in the process of preparing documents for open tender. The matter was informed by State Local Government, Housing, Town and Country Planning Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo during a press conference ... Read More
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Juwai IQI chief: Help first-time and lower-priced buyers to own a home

Real estate agents hope the government will announce new initiatives in Budget 2022 to tackle affordable housing issues in the country. Juwai IQI Group co-founder and chief executive officer Kashif Ansari said based on a recent survey by the company, it is hoped that there is more focus on making ... Read More
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Buy M Vista now and get a car for FREE!

Get a unit of M Vista now and drive away a FREE Ativa worth RM63,000! Only the first 18 buyers can enjoy this Mega Bonanza Special Promotion. Share this news with your family, friends and everyone else! This low density, high-end condominium in Penang Island is completing soon in 2021 ... Read More
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Property market confidence returning by 2022

Residential properties are expected to remain subdued this year until the health crisis is brought under control, according to Knight Frank Malaysia’s first half real estate highlights. In a statement, managing director Sarkunan Subramaniam said the residential market would continue to self-correct amid challenges brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic ... Read More