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Kampung Baru development finally happening?
97% OF LANDOWNERS SAY THEY ARE READY TO SELL LOTS AND MAKE WAY FOR MODERNISATION, ACCORDING TO FT MINISTRY Kampung Baru, located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s commercial district, has held out against modernisation for decades, but landowners there are now finally warming up to redevelopment plans. Federal... Read more
Havoc Hartanah returns to educate the masses
10th EDITION OF BM-CENTRIC PROPERTY CONVENTION TO FOCUS ON PREVENTION OF SCAMS BY Chris Prasad Benjamin Franklin once said that an investment in education always pays the highest returns. This is the core philosophy that drives Havoc Hartanah, a property convention based on the simple (but important) premise that... Read more
5 Steps To Finding the Best Property Deals
LEADING REAL ESTATE LISTINGS COMPANY PROPERTYGURU OFFERS TIPS ON HOW TO NAVIGATE THE PROPERTY MARKET IN 2020 BY PropertyGuru There’s never been a better time to dive into the property market, with national initiatives such as Bank Simpanan Nasional’s Youth Housing Scheme, financing platforms like rent-to-own and tools like... Read more
Thriving against the odds
HOW IKANO CENTRES ARE ARE BUCKING THE TREND IN A CHALLENGING RETAIL CLIMATE BY SIMPLY STAYING TRUE TO THEIR PURPOSE BY Chris Prasad Plagued by a sputtering economy and an oversupply of retail space in key urban hubs across the country, the performance of shopping centres has been less... Read more
Construction industry needs digitisation to rebound
BUDGET WISH LIST:TIME FOR GOVT TO SUPPORT CIDB IN ITS EFFORTS TO ENCOURAGE ADOPTION OF CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGIES BY Zoe Phoon Incentivise first movers and adopters According to Dato’ Faris Yahaya, group CEO of construction and development company ORANGEBEAM Bhd, McKinsey research cited risk aversion as one of the areas... Read more
NEWSFLASH: Ringgit on the move?
US-CHINA TRADE TALKS, BUDGET 2020 SET TO SWAY RINGGIT BY Zoe Phoon For the week ahead, Malaysia’s Budget 2020 announcement will be the highlight of the domestic calendar, according to Han Tan, market analyst at regulated forex broker ForexTime (FXTM). The analyst said in an October 4 FXTM report... Read more
HCK gets innovative with dynamic edu-centric projects
DEVELOPER UNVEILS EXCITING CAMPAIGN, OFFERING PROPERTY SEEKERS ATTRACTIVE FINANCING PACKAGES, LUCKY DRAW PRIZES AND EVEN A BMW CAR! BY Chris Prasad Who says there’s no upside to a sluggish economy? For one, it compels innovative market players to develop solution-centric packages that not only offer attractive financing options, but... Read more
Preserving Heritage with Fresh Purpose
SENTUL DEPOT EPITOMISES YTL LAND’S PHILOSOPHY OF REJUVENATING HISTORICAL SITES WITH A DYNAMIC NEW LEASE OF LIFE History resonates vividly at Sentul Depot. Standing at the centre of this massive complex, which once stood among the finest integrated railway engineering workshops in the world, you can almost hear the... Read more
PROPTECH 3.0: Changing the face of property
 BY Aaron Ting, President, Fourth Industrial Revolution Structural Transformation Faced with stagnating property values, developers, investors and industry stakeholders are turning to property technology (proptech) in ever-increasing numbers to differentiate their portfolios. In fact, global investment into real estate tech startups in the first half of 2019, at US$12.9... Read more
Remarkable response to new Setia projects
SETIA SAFIRO’S PHASE 1A AND SETIA MAYURI PHASE 1’s SEMI-D HOMES SOLD OUT ON LAUNCH WEEKEND BY Douglas Lee In this prolonged soft market, it is hard to determine what flies and what doesn’t with a buying public that has temporarily lost its appetite for property purchasing. It is... Read more