What’s the possibility of a drama which is shown to the world being filmed and produced from Iskandar Malaysia? Apparently, it’s already happening today. Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios (PIMS) is currently shooting a drama called ‘Marco Polo’ in Iskandar. No idea when this would be ready but if this is really true, then it is … Read morePinewood, Iskandar, Marco Polo
Is there a need for a property gallery in Singapore? If you are a Malaysian developer which is also trying to court Singaporean buyers? Personally, I feel that the developer needs to really have a huge GDV to do that or else the cost is going to be exorbitant. How exorbitant is exorbitant? Well, the … Read moreBuying Iskandar? Do it in Singapore. Why not?
To be honest, this is the first time I have heard of an index called the The Malaysian House Price Index (MHPI). Since this is by Bank Negara, I am quite sure it is published periodically. The latest showed that residential prices across the country are stabilising. Last year, in Q4, MHPI rose only 9.6% … Read more84% of homebuyers have only ONE (1) outstanding home loan. 🙂
On 23 June 2014, kopiandproperty.com outranked starproperty.my in Singapore. I thought that was fantastic even if it is not within my own country. Today (24 June 2014), I am ecstatic to announce that www.kopiandproperty.com is very slightly ahead of both the other top 20 property sites in Malaysia; apartment-penang.com and penangpropertytalk.com I know, ahead of … Read moreMY ranking: kopiandproperty.com, penangpropertytalk.com, apartment-penang.com
UDA has announced that the development of Pudu Prison will be undertaken by a consortium of UDA, Eco World and KWSP. The development would be known as Bukit Bintang City Centre. UDA will hold 40%, Eco World 40% and KWSP 20%. The choice of Eco World was due to its good track record. The development … Read moreNo rumour, No speculation, Pudu Prison for Eco World, KWSP
I wrote about this just few days ago. A reclamation project called Forest City which will cover around 3% the size of Singapore and it’s right next to Singapore. Without any doubt, if you are Singapore, you would also be concerned. This concern has been raised during regional meetings between both countries and has now risen to … Read moreConcern by Singapore is now at the highest level; mega reclamation
I think this is a very small thing for many commercial websites. For me, it is not. Today (23 June 2014) I found out that kopiandproperty.com outranked starproperty.my which is a top 10 property site here in Malaysia. Of course I am still far from them in Malaysia but kopiandproperty.com has beaten starproperty.my in Singapore. … Read moreRanking in SINGAPORE: kopiandproperty.com vs starproperty.my
If you were to travel to Ipoh today, you would see many billboards, especially for new properties as soon as you enter Ipoh. Ipoh is considered a sleepy hollow when compared to the tiny Penang island or the vibrant Klang Valley which is going to hit 10 million population within just a few more years. … Read moreBuying Ipoh properties? Not much happening but price is increasing. Why?
Every time we hear about Eco World, the GDV is always in the billions. This is despite the fact that Eco World is still considered a young upstart. Of course, everyone knows the team behind Eco World and we shall not explain more. In a report by The Malaysian Insider, it said that Eco World … Read moreEco World, Pudu Prison and RM7 Billion GDV
This article was published in MAPEX JB 2014’s ShowGuide. Full article as follows: On 7th April 2014, a very significant joint announcement was done by both Prime Minsters of Malaysia and Singapore. The proposed High Speed Rail (HSR) as well as the Rapid Transit System (RTS) is on track. The HSR is expected to be … Read moreLinking KL, Iskandar, Malaysia – Singapore by High Speed Rail (HSR) and Rail Transit System (RTS)