China’s Ping An Finance Center is fourth tallest in the world
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) recently announced that the Ping An Finance Center in China’s Shenzhen city is now officially the second tallest building in the country, after the famous Shanghai Tower. Its height of 599 meters (1,965.2ft) also officially makes it the fourth tallest... Read more
China is leading Asian global property investor
BY Chris Prasad The numbers are in, and not surprisingly, China is dominating outbound property investment flows from Asia in 2016. According to research by international property consultant CBRE, in the first half of 2016, outbound investments from China accounted for 60 per cent of total investments, which was... Read more
IJM, Allianz tie-up to offer ‘triple’ protection
Property big-player IJM Land Bhd has joined forces with leading insurer Allianz Malaysia Bhd to offer the first triple insurance protection scheme to home buyers in the country. The scheme, dubbed HomeTIPS, is a three-in-one package that provides term life, personal accident and involuntary unemployment coverage for buyers of... Read more
Is home protection worth the cost?
As with all insurances, property insurance does not reduce the risk of damage to your home. There is nothing monthly premiums paid can do to stop a fire, flooding or theft, but it can certainly help by putting you in a better financial position to deal with the aftermath... Read more