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Does Budget 2018 reflect our 2020 goals?
 PEPS WEIGHS IN ON THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY… For those who are not in the know, “PEPS” is the very succinct abbreviation of the elaborately-named Association of Valuers, Property Managers, Estate Agents and Property Consultants in the Private Sector, Malaysia (or, in Bahasa Malaysia, Persatuan Penilai,... Read more
The search for office space goes AI
FIRST SELF-DRIVING CARS, NOW SELF-SEARCHING OFFICE SPACE If you haven’t already noticed, there is currently a workplace revolution occurring on a global scale. Much has been said about the impact of digital disruption and how new technological advancement are redefining industries, but one of the first places this message... Read more
Who benefits from Budget 2018?
WHAT DOES THE PROPERTY MARKET STAND TO GAIN (IF ANYTHING)? The likely good news is, if you are a farmer, fisherman, factory worker or bottom-tier civil servant, this budget is all about you. If you are a middle-income earner looking to move up the property ladder or even make... Read more
The inescapable impact of Oil and Gas on property
INTERNATIONAL BUYERS, TALENT MOVEMENT, EXPATRIATE COMMUNITIES, PROPERTY PRICES… IT’S ALL ABOUT THE STATE OF O&G By Livian Lin The Oil and Gas (O&G) industry has always had an impact on housing, especially in oil dependent cities like Dubai and Calgary; or at towns where the entire socio-economy revolves around... Read more
GreenAcres heralds a new age for retirement options
MODERN, FACILITY-RICH VILLAGE TO SET NEW BENCHMARK AND BREAK OLD STIGMAS BY Chris Prasad For too long, our long-held Asian stigmas about duty, filial piety and social impressions have hampered the evolution of the retirement home concept in Malaysia. Yet rapid urbanisation, population growth, congested city living and diminishing... Read more
From Fleet Street to Green Street
LONDON MULLS WORLD’S FIRST ‘NATIONAL CITY PARK, AND A STREET KNOWN FOR NEWSPRINT COULD NOW BE GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY BY Zoe Phoon The London national park idea is to think about the capital of England and the UK in the future where there are fewer cars and... Read more
Last call at Chiswick Gate in London
FINAL COLLECTION OF HOMES FROM LUXURY DEVELOPMENT WITHIN HIGHLY-VAUNTED WEST LONDON LOCALE Envisioned to provide ultimate luxury and comfort for busy London residents and their families, Chiswick Gate, a luxury development taking shape in prime West London, is now releasing its final collection of residential units within the project.... Read more
Eco Sanctuary wins at Singapore Property Award 2017
Premier Malaysian developer SP Setia picked up a prestigious accolade from Singapore Property Award 2017 for its Eco Sanctuary project, which was awarded in the “Sustainable Development” category. Held last week, the Singapore Property Award 2017 is organised by FIABCI Singapore, the local chapter of the renowned international real... Read more
PRG, SPNB in Ipoh affordable housing tie-up
Investment holdings group PRG Holdings Sdn Bhd (PRGH) is poised to embark on its first affordable housing development in Ipoh, Perak, with the help Syarikat Perumahan Negara Bhd (SPNB) following the acquisition of land parcels within the state. Recently, the group’s wholly-owned subsidiary Premier Construction Sdn Bhd (PCSB) entered... Read more
RapidFerry service for Penang launching next month
Leading transportation company Prasarana Malaysia Bhd plans to officially unveil its Penang ferry service in November, taking over the existing service through an ownership transfer process. President and group chief executive officer of Prasarana, Datuk Seri Azmi Abdul Aziz, the takeover process is expected to be completed soon and... Read more