Introducing the first property cashback platform in Malaysia
PROPREBATE.COM IS A PLATFORM THAT CONNECTS CONVENIENCE AND CASHBACK BENEFITS AT YOUR FINGERTIPS After a long hiatus on the sidelines of rapid innovation, the property industry is finally taking large strides to fit into a modernised and digitalised world. One company that is clearly riding this wave is Pepite Technology... Read more
SP Setia offers to SEAL the deal with new loan scheme
Property big-gun SP Setia Bhd has launched a new differential sum loan scheme it says will help buyers secure sufficient financing while enjoying low interest rates and a flexi repayment tenure. Unveiled today, the company said its Setia Express Advance Loan (SEAL) scheme addresses the needs of many prospective... Read more
Shock and Awe over EOT numbers
DESPITE CONTRADICTING BASIC BUYER PROTECTIONS ESTABLISHED BY LAW, 304 EOTs HAVE ALREADY BEEN ISSUED BY Chris Prasad The Extension of Time (or EOT) provision is a highly contentious issue that has already made its way to the courts. EOTs are extensions granted to developers by the Controller of Housing... Read more
Strata Management Tribunal:  Scope, Jurisdiction and Powers
BY The National House Buyers Association You have the Consumer Tribunal under the Consumer Protection Act, then the Tribunal for Home-Buyers Claims under the Housing Development (Control & Licensing) Act and here is an easy, cheap and speedy path to justice that an aggrieved party may seek without having... Read more
Landmark case in the making?
THE FIGHT FOR BUYERS’ RIGHTS JUST WENT UP A GEAR, THE OUTCOME AFFECTS ALL OF US BY Chris Prasad “Extension of Time”, or EOT, is fast becoming a profane term in the property industry, especially from the perspective of buyers who feel they have been robbed of their basic... Read more
What makes a property hotspot?
Property investors will always tell you to buy properties that are located in a hotspot, and many of them will tell you that the best properties are always located in the Klang valley’s “Golden Triangle” – referring to that bustling region that is anywhere between KL, Petaling Jaya and... Read more
New India law boosts buyer protection
In a major move towards bringing transparency to the country’s real estate sector, the government has brought into force a much-awaited law to protect buyer interests. The act has taken the regulation of property developers and builders to a whole new level, greatly increasing buyer protection. Among other things,... Read more
Can you trust your real estate agent?
AN ARTICLE BY:   These days, there is hardly a home purchase done without the aid of a real estate agent. Having a real estate agent as an intermediator can provide the seller with immeasurable convenience and vital protection to both parties. Having an agent means house owners will... Read more