Legal

A Conveyancing Practitioner’s Eyes

Investing in property through unconventional means The normal perception of property investment involves the acquiring of ownership to a property through conveyance of the title deed from the property owner to the buyer. Typically the process encompasses the entering into a sale and purchase agreement (SPA) and transfer instrument between the ...

Buying HDA Properties

In West Malaysia, most property developers practice the “sell then build” model, whereby the developers offer the property for sale to public before completion or during the construction of the property. The sale and purchase of property under construction is regulated by the Housing Development (Control and Licensing) Act 1966 (“HDA”) ...

HOW TO DEAL WITH UNSCRUPULOUS AGENTS

How do you deal with unscrupulous agents ?   In Malaysia, one has to be registered with the Board of Valuers, Appraisals and Estate Agents (BOVEA) in order to legally carry out estate agency practice. Once registered and given an authority to practice by way of an official Certificate, a registered estate agent is regulated by the Board of Valuers, Appraisals & ...

Hammering On Auction Properties

Homebuyers and investors who are seeking property purchases from both primary and secondary market may wish to look into properties made available via the property auction channel.