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ORANGEBEAM’s Hening Lake Villas a perfect city escape
UPSCALE PUTRAJAYA SPOT WHERE HOMEOWNERS ARE OFFERED A SERENE AND SAFE HAVEN BY Zoe Phoon Hening (pronounced “Her-ning” and meaning “peace and serenity” in Malay) Lake Villas is the latest property development project in Precinct 16, Putrajaya, by construction and development company ORANGEBEAM Bhd. Freehold Hening Lake Villas offers... Read more
Cyberjaya loves its women
MALAYSIA’S GLOBAL TECH HUB MOVING TOWARDS A BETTER WOMAN-FRIENDLY CITY BY Zoe Phoon The 2018 Global Peace Index has ranked Malaysia the fifth safest country out of 14 nations in Asia Pacific. More recently, a study titled “Top 5 safest countries in Asia Pacific for women” by Singapore-based Value... Read more
Anggun sales gallery is now open for business
RM280mill SERVICED APARTMENT PROJECT IN SETIA ALAM OFFERS LIFESTYLE ENRICHMENT AND WHOLESOME SURROUNDINGS AT AFFORDABLE PRICING Among the developers making its mark despite the slow market environment is new-kid-on-the-block Golden Land Bhd, which has adopted a bullish attitude on the back of a demand-centric development ideology. Take its latest... Read more
BNM’s RM1bil fund aims to lower monthly mortgage
FIRST-TIME BUYERS COULD SEE MONTHLY COMMITMENTS LOWER BY 23% COMPARED WITH CURRENT FINANCING SCHEMES There is good news on the horizon for first-home seekers and comes courtesy of the central bank. According to Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), its recently launched RM1 billion Fund for Affordable Homes will see first-time... Read more
LBS to jointly develop Perak land with SSI
COMPANY KICK STARTS 2019 WITH A FOCUS ON MIX-USE PROJECTS AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING To show its support for the government’s national housing agenda, LBS Bina Group Bhd (LBS) has teamed up with Perak State Secretary Incorporated (SSI) to jointly develop two parcels of land situated in the Temor and... Read more
New inner-city benchmark for luxury living begins to shine
STAR RESIDENCE KLCC MOVES CLOSER TO COMPLETION FOLLOWING TOPPING-UP CEREMONY LAST MONTH Following a topping-up ceremony late last month, Kuala Lumpur city’s latest luxury living benchmark, Star Residences, is already offering stakeholders and interested investors a closer look at the lifestyle proposition as well as the stunning views the... Read more
UM Land delivers completed Suasana Iskandar Malaysia
COMPANY LAUNCHES MUCH-AWAITED MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT IN ISKANDAR MALAYSIA, GIVES JB CITY CENTRE TRANSFORMATION PLANS A BOOST Multi award-winning developer United Malayan Land Bhd (UMLand) launched the much-awaited Suasana Iskandar Malaysia (Suasana IM) this week, showing confidence and breaking the norm by completing the project before offering it to the public.... Read more
Dark days for apartments and SoHos
MOST MARKET WATCHERS POINT FINGER AT PREVALENT STRINGENT FINANCING REGIME FOR CURRENT OVERHANG SITUATION All is not well for apartments and SoHos on the property landscape and unflattering official numbers are telling us exactly why. The National Property Information Centre’s (Napic) report on the property overhang for the first... Read more
Return of cooling measures for S’pore property
Just days after Singapore’s monetary authority fired a warning shot across the bow of the country’s overheating market, the government announced that it would raise the additional buyer’s stamp duty (ABSD) and tighten loan-to-value (LTV) limits on residential property purchases. While the move comes as a surprise to many,... Read more
Singapore authorities warn of property ‘euphoria’
GOVERNMENT MONITORING SITUATION, POISED TO STEP IN IF MARKET OVERHEATS For the second time in eight months, Singapore’s currently hot property market has been put on notice. The island republic’s central bank warns that a bubble is building up and is already cautioning developers, financial institutions and home buyers... Read more