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Construction completed at UM Land’s Amari Hotel
  United Malayan Land Bhd (UM Land) celebrated the topping out ceremony of its much-awaited Amari Hotel project earlier this week, with the final piece of construction completed at  the top most 19th floor. Amari Johor Bahru will make up part of the developer’s Suasana Iskandar Malaysia integrated commercial... Read more
Malaysians pushing through fiscal pain barrier to buy
  Despite a sluggish market, the property sector will continue to see home buyers interested in purchasing, particularly residential property, a recent survey showed. The Consumer Sentiment Survey 2H 2015 conducted by leading real estate portal PropertyGuru.com.my found that 56 per cent of Malaysians are still interested to buy... Read more
BRDB’s RM2b global development plan
  Upmarket builder BRDB Developments Sdn Bhd has announced its plan to launch RM2 billion worth of projects, both locally and abroad, this year. According to the company, this will include projects in Taman Sari in Rawang, Selangor, the Defense Raya Golf and Country Club (DRGCC) in Lahore, Pakistan,... Read more
KL office oversupply expected in 2019
Malaysia could see an oversupply situation in Kuala Lumpur when projects such as Tun Razak Exchange, Menara 118 and Bandar Malaysia are completed, according to JLL Property Services (M) Sdn Bhd’s managing director Y.Y Lau. She said that the likelihood of demand catching up with incoming supply will depend... Read more
Time to look beyond our noses
(Originally published: Oct 2015) BY Gunaprasath Bupalan Excitedly, I accepted an invitation to be a panel speaker at the recent Urban Transportation Forum that was organised by the Asian Strategy & Leadership Institute (ASLI). Adding to my excitement was that fact that the discussion was to be centred on... Read more
Conezion provides added shine for IOI Resort City@Putrajaya
  BY Pavither Sidhu IOI Properties Group is no stranger to catalytic developments, having etched a name for itself as a builder of sustainable and close-knit communities that offer contemporary residences, a host of amenities and facilities as well as convenient infrastructure. Exemplifying this is the ongoing IOI Resort... Read more
Green approach to contemporary luxury
BY Roznah Abdul Jabbar For many, the prospect of luxury living within green surroundings in the Klang Valley is a lofty ambition – especially since the green nooks of yore are rapidly vanishing in the face of aggressive modernisation. However, developers such as SPK Homes (a subsidiary of SPK... Read more
BY Chris Prasad Some trepidation is seeping into the property industry with news circulating that we could soon lose a sizeable portion of our Ultra High Nett Worth Individuals (UHNWI), who may be seeking to live in greener pastures on foreign shores. Naturally, this will be a bitter pill... Read more
  If there is one word to describe the current market condition, it is “bewildering”. This was voiced by the past president of Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents, Siva Shanker, at the 2016 Malaysian Annual Real Estate Convention held in Connexion @ Nexus last week. Speaking on how to... Read more
LBS Bina Group Bhd proves its mettle amidst the down-cycle after achieving strong sales of more than RM1 billion worth of properties in 2015. The slowdown may have caused many developers to hold back on launches but LBS is expecting to sustain strong sales of RM1 billion to RM1.2... Read more