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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
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
‘English style’ accommodation for UoRM students
University of Reading Malaysia (UoRM) has tied up with Eco World Development Group Bhd to provide student accommodation for undergraduates within the 270-acre Eco Botanic township in Iskandar Puteri, Johor. The two entities signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on March 24 for the provision of student accommodation via... Read more
Spaces and colours through a child’s lens
BY Zoe Phoon Kindergarten is a word of German origin and literally means “garden for the children”. It’s a preschool approach traditionally based on playing, singing and activities such as drawing and social interaction. Whether kindergartens or kindies operate from converted premises such as homes or shoplots in housing... 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
HCK to venture into thematic projects
BY Roznah Abdul Jabbar HCK Capital Group Bhd is planning to meet buyers’ demand by incorporating themes into its projects to appeal to the rising number of younger affluent buyers. The company’s executive chairman Tan Sri Clement Hii said so far, they have identified three themes for its projects,... 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
Building management board a bad idea?
  BY Roznah Abdul Jabbar The Board of Building Managers (BBM), which was proposed by the Ministry of Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government (KPKT), may not be in the best interest of all industry stakeholders, says former director-general of the Valuation and Property Services Department (JPPH), Datuk Mani... Read more
Are foreign graduates better?
  BY Roznah Abdul Jabbar The comparison between local and foreign graduates did not start yesterday. In fact, it has been a regular quandary in just about every industry in Malaysia for some time, but does the argument hold water – that those who have crossed oceans are better... Read more
Career paths in property clear despite murky economy
    BY Pavither Sidhu With the country’s economy showing no signs of immediate recovery in 2016, many employees in Malaysia are naturally becoming concerned about job security. Compounding this fear are recent horror stories about the massive cuts made by multinational oil and gas companies as well as by... Read more