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Trends And Outlook For Homebuyers

According to studies done by the Valuation and Property Services Department of the  National Property Information Centre (NAPIC), the property market continues to soften, with both volume and values of property transactions for all sub-sectors recording a decline over the past three years. Notably, the drop in value is not ...

Challenges and Solutions for First-time Home Buyers

Image: MBC Economy Owning a house has always been one of the major goals for Malaysians. No doubt, having a roof over one’s head is one of the few requirements in life. However, many first-time homebuyers especially fresh graduates or individuals under 30 are struggling to afford most properties within the Klang ...

Does Property Investment Make You Broke?

These days there is so much fear in the property market, instead of thinking how to make money through property investment, people are scared that they will go broke from owning a property! This is a very real fear as properties are the biggest purchase for many people. Most people buy ...

Investing In Properties Along The Mrt Lines

When I started on my property journey, I was looking for a strategy to guide my purchases. At the time, the Government was embarking on a plan to build an integrated urban mass rapid transit system (urban metro system) and made it one of the key projects under the Economic ...

Do Your Research

A conveyancing lawyer by profession, Azalea Chin has served in the legal line for 30 years, before she decided to join the property industry as a real estate negotiator recently. Investing in property came naturally to her as she was already involved in conveyancing for all the sub sale dealings during ...

Foreclosure, Auction & Bankruptcy

  Auction usually carries negative connotations in society. When it comes to matters relating to auction, it is often referred to as the loss of property owned by the underprivileged, thus an unpleasant event. But many may not realise that auction also an opportunity to others. When a home or a car ...

Hard To Find “Good” Property Deals?

“Don’t be paralysed by fear even if you can’t find any “Good” deals to invest in!” This is an article that touches on psychology, personal finance & property investment. For 17 years, I have been working as an employee (a career banker). I have seen many of my colleagues who barely had ...

Joint Ownership: It Takes Two To Tango

  Discover the faster route to owning a property With the tight lending policies imposed by banks these days, your chances of getting your loan approved may be higher if you buy a property through joint ownership. There are three main types of joint ownerships: couples (married and unmarried), family members, and ...

Is Now A Good Time To Buy A House?

Malaysia is facing many challenges both within the country and internationally, including the decelerating economic growth rate, lower oil prices and falling value of the ringgit. On the backdrop of all these, the domestic housing market has entered into a sluggish phase, adversely affected by the pessimistic sentiment over the ...

The Altitude Of Real Estate Investments In A Foreign Shore

Investors from China have keen eyes to purchase in Thailand, seeing more buyers in forthcoming years Predictions or outlooks derive from knowledge. Political and economic turmoil have caused miffing reactions among the property market players due to weak performances. Thailand’s overall statistics in real estate has not picked up the momentum in ...