As a guy, I am in the minority when it comes to shopping. I meant I love to shop! I am not the kind that goes to a mall, buys what I need and leave. I am definitely not a guy with two pairs of leather shoes; one black and one loafer for example. I … Read moreDecathlon: Great selection, good prices and fun for kids
I was looking through some articles and found this term ‘age-friendly’ city. We have heard of Most Liveable and Best Retirement cities but age-friendly is the first time I have seen such as word. Article in Edgeprop.my here: Malaysia plans age-friendly cities The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry together with UN Development Programme is … Read moreAge-friendly city for the children and in future for the elderly too.
We are used to reading about articles on buying a property for children’s future. This is because when they grow up, they could only afford a very small sized home or very far away home. So, parents buy for them so that the kids could also afford to stay in a place not so far … Read moreBuying for future children. (literally!)
This is the assessment from Valuation and Property Services Department (JPPH) director Ahmad Zailan Azizuddin. Article in edgeprop.my here. He predicted that the property market in H1 2019 to be resilient and then followed by a gradual improvement in market activity. This prediction is backed by JPPH’s data which showed positive increments or only marginal … Read moreImproving from 2019 onwards; means BOTTOM already? 🙂
Tun Razak Exchange (TRX)’s entire development has an estimated value of over RM40 billion. This is what it says about itself. Taken from the website. “TRX is an integrated 70-acre development that will be KL’s new CBD and Malaysia’s International Financial District.” If I remember correctly, it was in early 2018 when my business partner … Read moreTRX is one of Malaysia’s best assets. (Invest now)
I love it when developments are guided by a longer term vision. One such example would be the Kuala Lumpur City Plan 2020. (KLCP2020). Let’s face it, there are no cities which could become Most Liveable in the world but developments are done haphazardly or based on whims and fancies of the authority in charge … Read moreKLCP2020 – Fresh approvals for above permissible plot ratios
The HOC 2019 will be here in less than 2 weeks time. There are reportedly 180 developers with a stock of unsold properties worth RM22.5 billion. Whether these units sell or not would depend on the discounts that the developers are willing to offer to prospective buyers, the type of properties, location and housing loan … Read moreDo not miss a ‘small piece’ of RM22.5 billion sale
Ever wondered if a home of 160 sq ft is enough for a couple? Actually, there are homes of this size in Hong Kong which are being purchased by working professional couples. The major reason is due to price. Here’s one earlier article: Tesla vs micro-sized flat? What about Malaysia then? How much space is … Read moreIs your home size ABOVE or BELOW average?
When the property market is getting too hot to handle, the government steps in with cooling measures. Whether it’s Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong or even China, it’s important for governments to be attentive enough not to let the market ‘explode’ due to speculative activities. When the market gets a little too cold, then it’s also … Read moreThe lender, the borrower and the market.
Remember the good news about Home Ownership Campaign 2019 where developers promised a 10 percent discount of all homes whether completed or in construction? Earlier article here: Buy, Buy, Buy is Back? Then, it was also clarified that it’s applicable to ALL buyers during the campaign period and not just first-timers? Here’s that earlier article: … Read moreHOC 2019? 20 pct discount, please?