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PROPTECH 3.0: Changing the face of property
 BY Aaron Ting, President, Fourth Industrial Revolution Structural Transformation Faced with stagnating property values, developers, investors and industry stakeholders are turning to property technology (proptech) in ever-increasing numbers to differentiate their portfolios. In fact, global investment into real estate tech startups in the first half of 2019, at US$12.9... Read more
SP Setia makes history at FIABCI Awards
NOW THE MOST AWARDED M’SIAN COMPANY, IT ALSO WON RECOGNITION FOR PROJECTS ON THREE SEPARATE CONTINENTS IN 2019 BY Douglas Lee Mainboard-listed developer SP Setia recently took home an unprecedented 11th Gold Win from the FIABCI World Prix D’Excellence Awards 2019. The recent win also makes SP Setia the... Read more
Thai university campus built entirely out of shipping containers
EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE FOCUSED ON SUSTAINABLE LIVING WALKS THE TALK BY CREATING FACILITY MADE COMPLETELY FROM RECYCLED MATERIALS Demonstrating that actions speak louder than words, the International Sustainable Development Studies Institute in Thailand has just built a new campus made almost entirely out of recycled materials. Providing the main structure... Read more
DatumCorp appeals to head and heart with new campaign
DATUM JELATEK PROJECT IN KL SPEAKS TO A NEW GENERATION OF HOME BUYERS WITH EASY OWNERSHIP INNOVATIONS AND A FOCUS ON SOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS BY Chris Prasad   They say some of the most important medical advances have, ironically, been made in times of war. That’s because there is no greater... Read more
Addressing evolving industrial needs
GOLDEN GATEWAY UNVEILS RM155m MAIDEN PROJECT, GOLDEN GATEWAY, WITH A FOCUS ON THE CHANGING LANDSCAPE BUSINESS LANDSCAPE IN PENANG’S INDUSTRIAL HOTSPOT Main board-listed Golden Land Berhad made a meaningful mark on the property landscape last weekend with the launch of its maiden project, Golden Gateway, a RM155 million medium... Read more
Whither the Asia Pacific office market?
ADAPT TO STAY RELEVANT, CHANGE OR BE CHANGED BY Zoe Phoon The 2017 ULI Asia Pacific Capital Markets Forum held in Singapore recently drew 40 leading executives from the world of real estate capital markets and investing where they brainstormed topical issues facing the industry. According to a report... Read more
VR Tech poised to put a new spin on property
Virtual Reality is starting to make an impact in the property industry, and while a handful of companies have already experimented with this technology as part of their sales drive, the participation of an Australian digital advertising company in the local market now promises to considerably enhance the buyer... Read more
China building massive city south of Beijing
Those who follow China’s progress know that once an idea is mooted by the government there is very little stopping it from becoming a reality – no matter how large or small the endeavour may seem. Well this is big, very big. China has recently decided to build a... Read more
Prefabs tackle UK housing crisis, US labour shortage
The United Kingdom government is luring innovative entrants to the housing market to help it deliver its goal of one million homes by 2020. According to World Architecture News, China National Building Materials Company (CNBM) has revealed plans to build six prefabricated home factories in UK to produce 25,000... Read more
How droneports can be train stations
Student Saul Ajuria Fernandez for his master’s degree project at the University of Alcala in Spain has envisioned the Urban Droneport as an essential civic building of the future, according to architecture website ArchDaily. Located in what Ajuria has identified as a “disused urban vacuum” in the Spanish capital,... Read more