Tag Archives: Real estate

2014 Malaysian Property Market Positive Prospects

Malaysia’s real estate sector is expected to remain vibrant next year, especially its middle and low-end segments, due to overwhelming demand amidst limited supply. In fact, the country only has 4.6 million houses for its population of 28 million, or … Continue reading

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Country Garden hit hundred billion sales

Country Garden Holdings has surpassed its annual sales target of RMB62 billion (RM33 billion), making it the latest member of China’s hundred billion sales real estate developers following China Vanke, China Poly Real Estate and China Overseas Land. On 5 … Continue reading

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2014 Malaysian Property sector outlook

Experts and industry players who attended the recently held PropertyGuru Property Developers’ 2014 Outlook Forum expressed varied thoughts on what’s in store for the sector in the coming year. Some gave positive forecasts, while others held a more cautious view, … Continue reading

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Aftermath of the Cooling measures on Malaysian Properties

The cooling measures announced by the government in the 2014 budget resulted to lower-than-expected turnout at the major property fair held over the weekend, indicating dampening interest from buyers. “Property developers and buyers are uncertain over where the market is … Continue reading

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Press Release on Foreign ownership policy

Press Release Foreign ownership policy by YB Chairman of the housing & local council of Johor. The new rate for property ownership by foreigners are still not yet finalized by the state government and are still under indepth consideration, in … Continue reading

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Property cooling measure is counter productive

The government‘s property cooling measures and cross-subsidisation policy is not good for the property sector, with the affordable housing segment suffering the most, according to Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association of Malaysia(Rehda). “Property speculation is in hotspots, not among the … Continue reading

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Johor dismisses notion foreigners trigger rise in property prices

The Johor government on 21/8/2013 dismissed the perception that the increase in the prices of houses in the state resulted from the purchase of real estate by foreigners, including Singaporeans. State Housing and Local Government Committee chairman Datuk Abd Latiff … Continue reading

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