[Sponsored] Riding high on the demand for luxurious yet affordable residential in the heart of Klang Valley, CK East Group unveil a hybrid-themed development in the prime Taman Tun Dr. Ismail (“TTDI”). Called Rencana Royale, what makes this residence truly unique is it being a malay reserved development with enormous investment potential. With an estimated … Read more[Sponsored] Exclusive Story: Malay reserved home for royale living
[sponsored] New Project: Akasa @ Cheras South (Resort Living Within Reach) AKASA is a new integrated development located in Cheras South. (30 minutes to city centre). With the luxury of the space it has, Akasa is inspired to provide many luxurious facilities which will fulfill the needs of owners of a unit there. Recreational space … Read moreNew Project: Akasa @ Cheras South (Resort living within reach)
Education is an evergreen industry. There were those good old days when a primary education is considered the norm in Malaysia. These days, higher education is becoming a necessity because the job market is getting competitive and good companies hire only those with qualifications. Thus, property developments with education mix as one of its elements … Read moreUpcoming talk: Education Element in Property Investment
It’s a HOME. The first time I told my parents that I was buying my second property (year 2005), their first remark was, ‘is there any problem with your current home?’ That was many years ago. Their understanding of a property is that of a home sweet home. Simple right. You save, you buy, you stay … Read moreProperty? Home? Investment? Then, today and future?
We speak to Mr. Lee Yan Yaw, the CEO of Setia Awan (Central Region), a property developer which has been building homes with quality and affordability and has been in the industry for over 25 years. Their vision is to provide Malaysians with quality, yet affordable lifestyle homes. To date, the Setia Awan group comprises … Read moreExpert Series with Mr. Lee Yan Yaw, CEO of Setia Awan (Central Region)
Malaysians loves discounts, don’t we? Sometimes, it’s also because of the opportunities given to us to get discounts and more discounts. How much discount should we expect before we actually buy? Summons (Fine). A few of my friends said that there’s no need to pay police / JPJ summons because there will be discounts being … Read moreWaiting for discounts? Everything?
I have been sharing that prices for properties could not drop sharply unless the sellers (owners) themselves become desperate and start selling lower, sharply. It has never been due to unsold units rising or high number of unsold units. This is question everyone should have in their mind when they are indeed waiting for a … Read moreUnsold higher likely. Prices lower unlikely. (sharply…)
Safety in numbers is the hypothesis that, by being part of a large physical group or mass, an individual is less likely to be the victim of a mishap, accident, attack, or other bad event. Click here to read more explanation. It’s extremely true for the stock market and the property market too. During good … Read moreBuying when everyone is buying. Seems safer. (what about investing?)
Where are the 4 major property investment destinations in Malaysia? The Klang Valley (or Greater KL), Iskandar in Johor, Kota Kinabalu in Sabah and Penang island. If one has invested in a property, it’s most probably within these four places. When it comes to property investment, it’s always about identifying opportunities earlier than others. Else, … Read moreMelaka for property investment? “I thought it’s just a holiday destination.”
I went to visit a low-density high-rise project last month. Less than 100 units. Viewed a few unit and one attracted me the most. A nice unit of over 1,350 sq ft. I like the design too. Location is in a quiet neighbourhood. When I asked about the maintenance fee per sq ft, it’s 65 … Read moreCan maintenance fees in high-rise units go up continuously?