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So.lek: Siblings’ Insights Into Entrepreneurship

  SO.LEK Cosmetics Sdn Bhd, a business name primarily derived from the terms often used by the siblings, the founder Dahlia Nadirah Juhari and co-founder Luqman Hakim Juhari, including the Malay word ‘Alat solek’ (make up set) and ‘So? Relax!’.  This unique brand name was launched last October, after their visits ...

Economic Anomaly: The Impact On Property Investment In Malaysia

The turbulence at the economic front has ignited a market slowdown, which has blazed across many industries. In addition, the financial realities, inflation and the turmoil that engulfed the country have also landed our people in the middle income trap, with practically stagnant growth in terms of disposable income. In ...

Why Buy When You Can Rent?

Readers may be horrified when they read the headline.  Who is this writer, is the writer out of his/her mind? Generally Asians love investing in property as it is deemed to be solid investment, landed and tangible.  This is true especially with the baby boomers and generations before.  Back then, unit ...

Homefield – The Partner Of Developers

Dedicated to deliver amazing results always Located in Tadisma Business Park, Shah Alam, Homefield is not your average real estate agency. Having crafted a name in enbloc sales for developers, Homefield is the favourite of developers when they need to find buyers for their high end products. At the helm of ...

Cooling Measures

How far have we succeeded in curbing speculations and stablising prices? Ask anyone on the street randomly, chances are most people will think that the skyrocketing home prices have brought more harm rather than benefit, both to our nation as a whole as well as at the individual level. With the ...

The Property Get Rich Quick Scheme

These days there are so many get rich schemes in the market, and all of them have not really made anyone rich, in fact it has made a lot of people poorer. This is very sad, since the only reason people get into these things is to make their already ...

Challenges In Malaysian Construction Business

Overcoming the current debacles to move forward Construction industry in Malaysia has witnessed an impetus upward trend since a decade ago due to tremendous growth in number of projects undertaken by this brick and mortar industry, as well as the advanced technology and measures adopted. The government has been willing to ...

Implications Of A Developer Being A Loan Provider

Minister of Urban Well Being, Housing and Local Government, Y.B. Tan Sri Haji Noh Bin Omar, recently created ripples albeit shock waves within the housing developers market with his ‘out of the box suggestion’ when he proposed that housing developers be given the additional option [plan B] of being accorded ...

First Impression Counts

Improving your financial record to buy more properties Weak economic conditions, higher interest rates and the global credit crisis have forced banks to be stricter about money lending and less generous with their lending rates. Gary Chua, CEO of Smart Financing, said at PRISM 2016 that before you apply for a home ...

How Are Good Tenants Discerned?

 Finding genuine tenants to fit the climate of today’s property market An interesting topic from the recent property investment summit (PRISM) on “How to find good tenants?” brought out some pearls of wisdom from the wise within the property industry. Multifarious inquiries were posed to each panellist to hear their elaborate ...