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More than just a place to shop
HOW IKEA-ANCHORED SHOPPING CENTRES EMBRACE INDUSTRY AND ECONOMIC CHANGES TO STAY SUCCESSFUL BY Zoe Phoon Shopping centres of today need to meet contemporary shoppers’ desires. Those days of shopping in the pre-internet era are gone. Shopping centres now need to keep up with the trends and technologies and find... Read more
Bigger role for town planners under new Ministry
BY Shahrim Tamrin The Town and Country Planning Department (PLANMalaysia or JPBD) will be given a more inclusive role and expanded functions under the rationalisation process of Federal Territories Ministry. “We will allow PLANMalaysia to play clearer role in terms of planning and development policies at micro level with... Read more
Surcharging: What is it and why do we need it?
DEVELOPER GOLDEN LAND HELPS DEMYSTIFY THIS PROCESS OF SOIL PREPARATION AND EXPLAINS THE BENEFITS TO THE END USER… YOU! We know this much: not all land parcels are created equally. Developers often have to deal with variable soil conditions when constructing buildings, and geography and the natural lay of... Read more
New inner-city benchmark for luxury living begins to shine
STAR RESIDENCE KLCC MOVES CLOSER TO COMPLETION FOLLOWING TOPPING-UP CEREMONY LAST MONTH Following a topping-up ceremony late last month, Kuala Lumpur city’s latest luxury living benchmark, Star Residences, is already offering stakeholders and interested investors a closer look at the lifestyle proposition as well as the stunning views the... Read more
LBS MD named ‘Property Man 2018’ by FIABCI
TAN SRI LIM HOCK SAN HONOURED AS A LEADING PERSONALITY IN THE INDUSTRY AT THE ‘OSCARS OF PROPERTY’ This year’s FIABCI Malaysia Property Awards clearly paid homage to the wholesome, sustainable and purposefully-built developments that are currently redefining our built landscape. I this context, LBS Bina Group Bhd’s corporate... Read more
Budget 2019: What experts say (so far)
SOME EARLY RESPONDENTS WEIGH IN ON THE IMPACT OF THE 2019 FISCAL PLAN BY Zoe Phoon FXTM’s Global Head of Currency Strategy & Market Research Jameel Ahmad, in a note to Property360, said some elements of the budget statement are representative of the challenges many emerging markets are facing... Read more
Here’s what got the chop in the latest budget
BIG TICKET INFRA PROJECTS THAT HAVE BEEN EITHER AXED OR SHELVED There was plenty of trepidation in the lead up to Budget 2019, which was tabled on Nov 2. In weeks prior, the language from the government seemed cautionary, lowering our expectations for a closet full of candies as... Read more
Budget 2019: What’s in it for property?
SOLUTIONS IN SIGHT FOR HOME SEEKERS WHO HAVE LONG BEEN WAITING IN THE WINGS BY Zoe Phoon Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng tabled the Pakatan Harapan government’s inaugural budget in Parliament on Nov 2. This is the first federal spending plan by a new administration after 61 years following... Read more
LBS: Empower buyers in 2019
COMPANY HOPES GOVERNMENT WILL PROVIDE MORE IMPETUS FOR FIRST-TIME HOME OWNERSHIP AND FACILITATE BETTER ACCESS TO HOME LOANS IN UPCOMING BUDGET As part of its wish list for Budget 2019, veteran developer LBS Bina Group Berhad (LBS) says it is hopeful for policies that will help empower first-time home... Read more
Golden Land engages Henry Butcher to steer marketing for Anggun
DEVELOPER’S LATEST SERVICED RESIDENCE PROJECT IN VIBRANT SETIA ALAM OFFERS AN ENRICHING LIFESTYLE THAT APPEALS TO THE SENSES Golden Land Berhad has officially appointed experienced real estate and asset consultancy Henry Butcher Real Estate Sdn Bhd to oversee and drive marketing activity for its up-and-coming Anggun project at Setia... Read more