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Charles Tan is Founder of He shares from his personal investment experience for the past 20 years.

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Writings would include investment experience in property, stock, unit trust and more as well as readings and conversations with many property gurus in the industry.

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ABCs of Property Investment

Property Investment 101: Property related charts by Rahim & Co

A good friend of mine has just left Rahim & Co nd joined another organisation. However, just before he left, he sent me a comprehensive report from Rahim & Co which I think i want to share with more people. Thus, I have looked through them and chosen some relevant charts for us to understand the property market a little better versus just listening to our FB friends who may be speaking from what they heard in their FB pages. Haha. Below are all charts based on actual numbers.

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ABCs of Property Investment

Property Investment 101: Property price update. Going up or coming down?

Typical Homeowner: I want to sell as high as I could. My property is a very good property.

Typical Homebuyer: Please sell me at a lower price. Market is slow, I want better prices before I buy.

Homeowner with an overpriced property: If I sell at this price, I will lose money. If I do not sell, then I have to keep paying the monthly mortgage. Property investment is such a bad investment.

Homeowner with an in-demand property: I prefer to have that extra RM50,000 even if I know if I reduce it by RM50,000 I could sell quickly. Let’s look at some of the offers first.

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ABCs of Personal Finance

Property Investment 101: When rates rise, buying falls. Financial logic, really.

Well, the answer depends. If you found a neighbour selling their home which is right next to your parents’ home and you want to be close to them because it’s now time to take care of them (since they have taken care of us for a very long time), then you would buy even if BNM increases the rates by 1 percent. Before you ask, but how much is this 1 percent increase? What if I could not afford this increase then? The calculation is right at the end of this article. In the mean time, take a look at what fluctuation in rate would do to the property transactions in the largest economy in the world. As at 2023, it is definitely still the United States yeah.

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ABCs of Personal Finance

Sunway Dora Achieves 89% Take-Up Rate

Master Community Developer, Sunway Property has launched the residential component of its latest freehold development, Sunway Dora in high-growth Bayan Baru, Penang, achieving an 89% take-up rate in total for the non-bumi condominiums alongside of its 100% take-up rate for its non-bumi commercial shop units which have been launched earlier.

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Wow! Organic search 1st page for ‘Property Investment 101’

Date: 28th March 2023. is on first page of google search WITHOUT paying. Yes, it’s organic. Out of 111,000,000 results for ‘property investment 101’ google thinks this is one site people should take a look at for this search phrase. As this is dynamic and will change daily, please do search and let me know your result too.

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Press Release


Petaling Jaya (24 March 2023) – Tropicana Golf & Country Resort, a subsidiary of Tropicana  Corporation Berhad (“Tropicana”), rolled out its famous Santapan 28 Malam on a positive note by spreading festive cheer to 100 children from three orphanage homes. In the spirit of  the Ramadhan, the children broke their fast with the resort’s celebrated Santapan 29 Malam  – Selera Muhibbah Iftar buffet, with the homes receiving duit raya and cash donations. 

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