Press Release by Sime Darby Properties Permanent closure of Jalan Bristol (route B25) at Lagong Estate, Selangor beginning 3 December 2018 ARA DAMANSARA, 30 November 2018 – Sime Darby Property advises the public that Jalan Bristol (route B25) at the Lagong Estate, Selangor will be closed permanently to all traffic beginning 3 December 2018 (Monday). Jalan Bristol traverses across private land owned by … Read morePermanent closure of Jalan Bristol (route B25) at Lagong Estate
[Sponsored] I love plants. My balcony is full of plants. From cactuses to chilli and ladies finger as well as a crawling unknown and pineapples, I am really trying to plant lots of stuffs. It’s always good to start planting some plants. My two kids have their own small potted plants too. Well, now you can … Read moreIndoor Potted Plants from IOI Properties for you. (FREE)
One of the latest updates about Iskandar Johor was in an earlier article here. It’s about RTS, flights and ferry Let’s just say that for me, the catalyst for future growth between both Johor and Singapore would have to be the Rail Transit System (RTS). As for property needs, here’s an earlier article.: Johor needs many more … Read moreRM8 billion more investments into Johor in 2019
On a yearly basis, I visit the pubs / bars probably 12 times. That’s around once per month. I do not usually stay past midnight. However, if anyone were to ask me if I think the cars / pubs should just stop their operations at 1am, my answer is of course not. Are we asking … Read moreErm… this limitation is NOT needed. IMHO. KL is a CITY…
I firmly believe every Malaysian needing help to own a home should be helped to own a home. Without a property, any household would always be poor because they could never enjoy any capital appreciation from a property they own. Even a RM200,000 property can still be worth half a million when retirement comes. Here’s … Read moreKPKT needs more land (even from other ministries). Let’s help.
Should we pay premium then for developments which are next to LRT / MRT stations then? Answer is Yes because they do deserve some premium over developments which are further away. Oh yeah, it’s definitely not wise to buy if the rental is no longer able to cover the monthly mortgage yeah. There’s a limit … Read morePremium due to ‘next to’ MRT station? Here are some thoughts.
Everytime I visit Genting Highlands, I could see the progress of their upcoming new theme park, Fox World. An earlier article here: Genting Highland’s Sky Avenue I think I will have to wait for a much longer time for the theme park to be opened. Genting Highland has filed a suit of US$1bil suit against Walt Disney … Read moreSuing Fox for RM4.19 billion. Market capitalisation dropped RM4.89 billion.
New townships are in focus these days. They are usually found over 30 minutes from the city centre. This is where developers could have a large piece of land for developments over the next 10-15 years. Every developer is trying to build up the attractiveness of such a township because they are usually not your … Read moreDiscovery Park by Gamuda to be ready in mid-2019
These days, in my talks, people no longer ask me about the potential of property bubble bursting. Maybe they have forgotten a viral Whatsapp just a few months back about an imminent property bubble bursting. Maybe they are ow very confident with the new government? Anyway, every time anyone asked, I would point out to … Read moreFIABCI Malaysia: No property bubble bursting soon
I was invited to join my good friend Miichael Yeoh the other day for this talk: “Budget 2019 and the Impact on Properties. Strategies Moving Forward.” In the nearly 2 hour sharing and taking questions from the attendees, one particular question popped up again, as usual. “For property investment, isn’t it better to buy landed because … Read moreVery good question. Buy landed or buy high-rise? (Focus on price)