EcoWorld targets RM4b sales in 2016
Buoyed by strong sales so far this year and positive response to its maiden offering at the much-anticipated Bukit Bintang City Centre development, EcoWorld Development Group Bhd is confident that it will meet its sales target of RM4 billion in FY2016. According to the company, it has already garnered... Read more
UDA gets Islamic financial facility of RM500m
By Pavither Sidhu With its vision set on shaping and urbanising Kuala Lumpur, the Klang Valley and other main cities in the country, UDA Holdings Bhd has taken measures to ensure the completion of eight of its properties with a combined gross development value (GDV) of RM1.62 billion. The... Read more
A taste of opulence at Damansara City
    BY Pavither Sidhu Branded as one of the most affluent and upmarket communities in the capital district, Damansara Heights recently welcomed its first integrated development encompassing commercial, retail, hospitality and residential properties that are built with a sustainable future in mind. The multi-award winning Damansara City project... Read more
Suffer the youth

Suffer the youth

ViewPoint April 5, 2016

We have been more than a little unfair on young property buyers across the country. In fact, I believe we’ve royally shafted them. When I say “we”, I mean the “collective we”; developers, politicians, banks, and yes, the media. Basically, I’m pointing the finger at all of us that... Read more
Malaysians pushing through fiscal pain barrier to buy
  Despite a sluggish market, the property sector will continue to see home buyers interested in purchasing, particularly residential property, a recent survey showed. The Consumer Sentiment Survey 2H 2015 conducted by leading real estate portal found that 56 per cent of Malaysians are still interested to buy... Read more
  If there is one word to describe the current market condition, it is “bewildering”. This was voiced by the past president of Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents, Siva Shanker, at the 2016 Malaysian Annual Real Estate Convention held in Connexion @ Nexus last week. Speaking on how to... Read more
LBS Bina Group Bhd proves its mettle amidst the down-cycle after achieving strong sales of more than RM1 billion worth of properties in 2015. The slowdown may have caused many developers to hold back on launches but LBS is expecting to sustain strong sales of RM1 billion to RM1.2... Read more
Be responsible and pay, BMAM tells owners
  BY Roznah Abdul Jabbar   The Building Management Association of Malaysia (BMAM) has urged stratified property owners to be responsible and pay up their maintenance charges. Its deputy president Tan Sri Datuk Teo Chiang Kok said the biggest challenge faced by Joint Management Bodies (JMB) and Management Corporations... Read more
Strategically priced  and placed
    BY Kent Tan   With its strong appeal among Singaporeans, Iskandar Malaysia has become a premium spot for property hunters. Spurred by positive government policies, robust developments have mushroomed throughout the sourthen economic region and buyers are now spoilt for choice. The competition has led developers to... Read more
Meridin@Medini on target for completion
BY Chris Prasad Mah Sing Group Bhd celebrated a major milestone in the progress of its much-awaited The [email protected] project in Iskandar Malaysia, marking the completion of structural work with a topping-up ceremony held earlier this week. The [email protected] is an integrated development taking shape in Johor’s rapidly emerging... Read more