How much time do I spend on property related stuffs per week? Well, on a daily basis, 3 hours. On some weekends, maybe 4 hours. So, on a weekly basis, probably 19-23 hours. I read and write daily. Fortunately for me, this is a passion and this is why i could write daily. As for … Read moreWe spend SO MUCH time on property (make it happen?)
Probably one of the best addresses in Kuala Lumpur is how someone would describe Desa ParkCity. Many friends live there and many friends want to live there. Today, it’s like a home within a small township. Perhaps this is what makes it so conducive for living. We should note that distance wise, Desa ParkCity is … Read morePremium condo in a mature neighbourhood. Attractive choice for those who could afford.
A relative just related to me last week about the big issue in her condominium in Penang. She said, the rubbish has not been cleared for a week. The cleaners’ company were somehow not paid and thus, they refuse to do the work. The security company meanwhile has threatened to stop working unless they are … Read moreStrata homes issues and the roles of JMB, MC, COB and SMT.
kopiandproperty.com was attending the REHDA Institute’s Big Data & Analytics for Sales & Marketing Conference. It was aptly entitled, “Big Data Analytics for Real Estate and Property Development – Property Data Made Easy” because all the speakers and even the forum panelists were able to share their knowledge and experience in an easy to digest … Read moreRetail and Office Supply in Greater Kuala Lumpur? An update here.
There’s a reason why Singapore is such a FINE city. The authorities made sure if you owe them money (due to fines), they will get back their money. Thus, there’s really no point to delay or default because sooner rather than later, they will find the defaulter and the defaulter will have to pay. Here … Read moreVisit homes of errant defaulters MORE OFTEN please.
If you have read not too long back, our Railway land will be used for affordable homes. (click to read) This will help Railway Assets Corporation to earn profits beyond just the tickets it is selling today. I support this idea because these homes will be very near or even connected to the rail lines. … Read morePR1MA no more, maybe. “too big a number and little land to work on.”
Control selling price? I do not believe there is a need to control the selling price of properties, even for new launches UNLESS the property market got too hot. Example? 2008 – 2012 periods when new launches kept getting lots of buyers, never mind whether they need it or could afford it or not. The … Read moreThe ‘control’ on home prices? It’s not just the starting price, actually.
As a licensed auctioneer, before any auction could be conducted, we need the Valuation Report (VR). A similar unit in the same development does not mean it will have the same valuation as the unit auctioned the month before. In fact most potential buyers will ask for bank valuations before they buy a unit because … Read moreProperty valuation: Comparison vs cost and depreciation method?
kopiandproperty.com attended the Malaysia Property Market Report launching ceremony today in INSPEN. Following are the updates for Malaysia’s property market for the full year of 2018. (My comments are in bracket and italic) Briefly, it’s NOT negative. In fact, for 2018, the property market recorded a total of 313,710 transactions worth RM140.33 billion. This is … Read moreJPPH: Property market 2018 vs 2017. Positive? What about 2019?
kopiandproperty.com readers, especially owners of SMEs thinking of expanding their business or even move up from renting to owning, this is an event customised for you. This is also suitable for investors who would like to understand if it’s the best time to buy currently. Come and listen to Charles Tan (that’s me) on my … Read moreCommercial real estate? Timing, Potential and Reasons.