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Survey: Malaysia 4th Most Property Obsessed Country Globally

HSBC Malaysia Sdn Bhd (HSBC) has just revealed that almost one out of every five Malaysians are classified as extreme house hunters or property addicts. How is the time spent? Survey shows that 49 per cent of property addicts check the value of their home monthly, and 26 per cent of ...

Interior Design: Moving Into A New Year

By: Fendarie Su Industry Insight There have been tremendous changes to the political and economic landscape here in Malaysia, and this, in turn, has sparked an aura of uncertainty amongst investors in the property sector. The property market is currently facing a slowdown, and the impact has bled into the interior design ...

First Time Homebuyers: 8 Government Aids You Should be Leveraging

2019 is probably not the best year for Malaysian Property Investors, especially with the changes in the Real Property Gain Tax (RPGT) policies. However, this year may spell good news for first time home buyers, with the stamp duty exemption for the first RM300k for homes priced up to RM500k, ...

Dreaming of Easy Money ?

Good times bring great tidings. This was the case years ago when the property market was booming and prices of properties continued to chart steady growth. In today’s market scenario though things are hanging in the balance with many issues having to be rectified before they get better. To quote John ...

Insight to Success

Founder and managing director of multifaceted company Armani Media Dato’ KK Chua keeps his eyes fixed on the prize—which explains his passion and drive.   It is hard to believe that Armani Media has only been around for five years, given the amount of output it delivered in such a short time. ...

Co-working Space: A Growing Industry

BY JOTHAM LIM About a decade ago, start-ups and freelancers find it hard to secure a place to congregate and work. Their options were limited to renting an office lot, working from home or in a cafe. No right-minded business owner will rent an entire lot just to use a room. In ...

Is Investing All of Your Money In Property Assets Wise?

If you are reading what many property consultants are currently discussing about the property market, you could likely come to a conclusion that now is the best time to buy. From 2016, real estate prices in Malaysia continued to decline into the fourth quarter of 2017. This downtrend also continued in ...

Strategy For Owning Property Among Women

Property investment can bring satisfying returns, but one must carry out necessary preparations before taking up this form of investment. This is the message that Property and Profile Consultant Ros Shila highlighted when speaking at a property talk recently held by Property Insight. While delivering her talk on “Strategy for Owning Property ...

Highlights from Budget 2019

This year’s budget carries the theme of “Credible Malaysia, Dynamic Economy, Prosperous Rakyat” KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 2 – The following are the highlights of Budget 2019 tabled in Dewan Rakyat today by Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng. The budget carries the theme of “Credible Malaysia, Dynamic Economy, Prosperous Rakyat” The budget will ...

How To Sell More Property In The Current Lacklustre Market

It is a well-known fact that there is currently an oversupply of properties in all sectors of the market. With the economy in its doldrums and an overall soft property market prevalent these past couple of years, more and more developers are seeking new ways to sell their property units. ...