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Demographia: Malaysia's residential housing market 'severely unaffordable'


KUALA LUMPUR, OCT 25: WHEN middle income professionals are unable to afford their own home based on a single income and have to team up with either a spouse or another person to qualify for a mortgag...

 Mortgage, Residential, Government, Developer, Interest rate

PR1MA gets down to work


KUALA LUMPUR, OCT 18: PERBADANAN PR1MA Malaysia, tasked with undertaking the 1Malaysia Housing Programme to build affordable housing schemes for middle-income Malaysians, is getting on with its respo...

 Budget 2015, Mixed development, Government, Developer, Construction, PR1MA

Lux living in Seremban


KUALA LUMPUR, OCT 18: PROPERTY developer IJM Bhd recently launched the 76-unit Saujana Duta Phase II project in its sprawling 1,520ha development in Seremban 2. The double-storey bungalows built i...


Last units in luxury project released


KUALA LUMPUR, OCT 17: Trinity GROUP Sdn Bhd is releasing the last remaining units of The Z Residence condominium, offering an opportunity for those who missed out earlier to own a unit of the high-va...

 Developer, Investor, Investment

Premier property showcase


KUALA LUMPUR, OCT 17: THE ORGANISER of the Cityscape property events, Informa Exhibitions, has announced that the latest edition of the world's largest portfolio of real estate investment and develop...

 Government, Investor, Investment

Rehda wants affordable housing delivery systems to be under one roof


PETALING JAYA, OCT 17: The Real Estate and Housing Developers Association Malaysia (Rehda) Institute is calling for the setting up of a central National Affordable Housing Delivery Centre in view of...

 Government, Budget 2015, Developer

OSKH aims to be stronger property player


PETALING JAYA, OCT 16: OSK Holdings Bhd (OSKH) aims to become a stronger property player by proposing to acquire OSK Property Holdings Bhd (OSKP) and PJ Development Holdings Bhd (PJD) for RM2 and RM...


Adjustment in house prices likely


KUALA LUMPUR, OCT 16: The adjustment of the market price of houses is expected to be seen in the third or fourth quarter of next year after the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in ...

 Goods and Services Tax (GST)

No controls over rising house prices


KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 11: While Budget 2015 addressed issues of home ownership at affordable prices, especially for first-time buyers, iProperty Group chief executive officer Georg Chmiel was disappointe...

 Government, Budget 2015

Budget 2015: Neutral budget for housing


KUALA LUMPUR, OCT 11: Measures for the property sector under Budget 2015 were described as "rather mute" by industry players who voiced their disappointment on the absence of stronger measures to lif...

 Developer, Government, Stamp duty, Investment, Economy, EPF