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
If you prefer to buy a home which you are the FIRST owner, then you may skip this article. 🙂 However, if you are looking at buying something of ‘What You See is What You Get?,’ then this sharing is written just for you. In my property investment adventure thus far, I have bought both … Read more6 reasons I love secondary properties
[Sponsored] The Clovers, Penang – An Overview The Clovers is a freehold luxury residential development by Asia Green Development in 2013 and completed in 2017. The project’s logo was inspired by the four-leaf clover, whereby each petals represent the element of fortune, hope, love and faith; signifying prosperity, good luck and blessings to bestowed upon … Read moreThe Clovers, Penang – An Overview
This was the earlier article about the peer-to-peer (P2P) home financing which was announced by our Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng just days ago: risk worth taking to own a home. This is HBA’s point of view. Article in MalayMail.com In a statement, HBA said it “respectfully disagrees” with the initiative, pointing out that the real problem … Read moreFocus on the property price, not the financing options.
“My condo’s management is ineffective! They are spending money indiscriminately!’ Familiar comment from friends who are staying in a stratified high-rise or even landed these days? Well, the most effective way for us to take some real responsibility in managing our own strata property is to join the Joint Management Committee (JMC). Seriously, if we … Read moreMaking sure the maintenance of our high-rise is good for future.
In one of the first few property books I read, Azizi Ali shared that if the reader of his book is currently earning a salary of below RM2,500 he should work harder and earn a higher salary. Else, he can forget about property investment. I read this over 15 years ago and guess what, it … Read moreOur ability determines what we could afford, very true indeed!
Let’s get the first question out of the way. Will huge numbers of affordable home crash the property market? No. Huge numbers of really attractive and affordable homes will stabilise the market because there would be by far more choices for everyone instead of the current situation where the demand for certain hotspots far outstrip … Read moreAffordable homes within 9,192 acres of land and ‘profitable’ public transport company
“There are a total of 4,212 units,” someone told me the other day when I told her about my visit to the site of Maju Kuala Lumpur under the invitation of my good friend, Miichael Yeoh. Yes, it is true, there are a total of 4,212 units. These units are housed in 7 blocks of which … Read moreA TOD development in Sungai Besi. Appealing design and future lifestyle.
Malaysia should have 1 million affordable homes built within 2 terms. That’s our new government’s promise in its manifesto. My belief is the same regardless of the government but I think with the federal government in control of many state governments, it should be easier to work as a team. Remember, this is for Malaysians … Read moreManifesto on affordable homes for Malaysians. Let’s Do It!
An old friend told me this today after my talk in Sunway Pyramid. The title of my talk? “Should MRT affect your property buying decisions?” He said, ‘why are there so many people listening to your talk? It’s obvious, they should buy properties next to the MRT stations, right?’ Haha. Anyway, the answer is NO, … Read moreIsn’t it obvious that one must buy a property next to the MRT?