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McD thinks about the planet
PART OF ITS SUSTAINABLE INITIATIVE, McDONALD’S GREEN MOVE IN SETIA ALAM PAYS DIVIDENDS BY Zoe Phoon McDonald’s Malaysia’s first full fledge drive-thru restaurant in Setia Alam with sustainable features have enabled operational savings for the quick service chain. According to McDonald’s Malaysia managing director and local operating partner Azmir... Read more
Office hunters take note – it’s your market now!
OVERSUPPLY, LOW TAKE-UP AND INCREASED COMPETITION PUTS TENANTS IN THE DRIVER’S SEAT With more supply entering an already diluted playing field, the office market is expected to face increased competition this year as new buildings (and old) scramble to avoid low occupancy rates. That means landlords will have to... Read more
GreenAcres heralds a new age for retirement options
MODERN, FACILITY-RICH VILLAGE TO SET NEW BENCHMARK AND BREAK OLD STIGMAS BY Chris Prasad For too long, our long-held Asian stigmas about duty, filial piety and social impressions have hampered the evolution of the retirement home concept in Malaysia. Yet rapid urbanisation, population growth, congested city living and diminishing... Read more
Satori appeals to mind, body and soul
NEW WELLNESS-LEISURE MIXED DEVELOPMENT IN MALACCA PROMISES THE BEST OF LIVING… BOTH PHYSICALLY AND MENTALLY BY Zoe Phoon Malaccans can look forward to new homes and world-class amenities that promote wellness in three years’ time when the Satori mixed development with an estimated GDV of RM300 million is up... Read more
Luxury sky homes ideal for art collectors
    BY Zoe Phoon Living with works of art and visiting them in an art museum are poles apart. The former refers to art collectors who choose to live with their treasures. Therefore, an architect or interior designer has to not only celebrate and guard the artwork but... 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
Crafty co-working spaces
BY Kate May Technology is making connecting more human-centric than ever. At the same time, the revolution of co-working around the world is no longer following a straight path for co-working space owners, operators and even members of co-working spaces. From spaces in revitalised abandoned buildings to utter luxury... Read more
Sunway unveils first pre-fab luxury home
Sunway Property, the property arm of Sunway Bhd, completed the country’s first luxurious pre-fabricated home, Sakura Residence in Sunway Iskandar, Johor Bahru. The project, a joint venture with Daiwa House Malaysia Sdn Bhd, is located within Sunway Iskandar’s Parkview Precinct and will be a private gated community with a... Read more
High time for mindset change
BY Roznah Abdul Jabbar High-rise living has become a trend for Malaysians, especially urbanites, due largely to diminishing space in city centres as well as the major draw of facilities and security. Over the years, there have been complaints by those responsible to ensure that the facilities are properly... Read more