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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

Affordable housing for Cyberjaya, developer unveils first phase


CYBERJAYA, OCT 11: AN AFFORDABLE housing development project called MasReca n19eteen (MasReca-19) has been launched in Cyberjaya to cater to the needs of low- and middle-incomebuyers. The project ...

 Housing development, Gross Development Value (GDV)

Budget 2015: Housing aid for 20,000


KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said in the Budget 2015 speech today that home ownership appears to be a big issue, especially cost of houses and financing. "Recognising ...

 Government, Stamp duty, EPF

Why developer interest-bearing schemes should be banned


KUALA LUMPUR, SEP 20: The Developer Interest-Bearing Scheme (DIBS) is marketed in such a way whereby the house buyers pay a small down payment during the signing of the sale and purchase agreement (S...

 Developer, Investment, Interest rate, Property market, Government, Housing loan

Horizon Hills upbeat on high-end houses


JOHOR BARU, SEP 15: Horizon Hills Development Sdn Bhd is confident of maintaining its status as a choice location for high-end residential property buyers in Iskandar Malaysia. Assistant general ...

 Gross Development Value (GDV)