I read a very good article published in penangpropertytalk.com by my friend Ken Lim. I think for those interested to know more about what Penang property market has to offer, this is a good site to go to. The article is Penang Property Outlook 2017. It gives an overview of what happened in 2016 followed by … Read morePenang Property Outlook 2017 by Ken Lim, penangpropertytalk.com
How many Penangite readers of kopiandproperty.com would like to say they will be selling their island home and moving to mainland Penang instead? At this moment, I do not believe so yet, probably it is still developing while island is already mature with everything everyone needs, especially all of Penang’s biggest malls.Unfortunately, mainland does not … Read moreSP Setia venturing into mainland Penang; first development
In an article in Starbiz, Raine & Horne Malaysia senior partner Michael Geh shared his personal views about the state of the property market in Penang for 2016. He said that while the general property market is experiencing a slowdown, the secondary market remained strong. He shared, “In the first six months of this year, the … Read morePenang: Secondary property market remained strong for 2016
I was in Penang airport twice last week. One huge signboard was promoting the Design Village in Penang which will be open by the end of 2016. It said something along the lines of ‘clear our wardrobe’ since we will be shopping for lots of new clothes at the Penang Design Village. As reported in … Read morePenang’s Design Village is opening extremely soon.
These days, when we are looking for a place to stay and wants it fast as well as the potential to negotiate for a good price, secondary property comes to mind. Let’s get to know some latest happenings in the Penang secondary property market, shall we? My friend, Raine & Horne International Zaki + Partners … Read morePenang’s secondary property market? Positive.
Someone asked me the other day about my opinions for KL property vs Penang property. To be frank, it’s a personal opinion. You can however read my views ever since I started kopiandproperty.com. 🙂 One has the attention of many career growth aspirants while another has awesome attraction as it is an island with sufficient … Read morePenang remains a favourite city, definitely. (Part 1)
Until today, I have friends who refuse to look at the secondary market. First of all, there’s nothing wrong with whether it’s primary or secondary. However, these friends also commented that primary properties are either too expensive in the places they desire or too far away if it meets the price they were willing to … Read moreShopping for secondary units? Good time as per MIEA (Penang)
Reported in nst.com.my, the Chief Executive Officer of OSK Property said, “We are going through a very challenging economic cycle. There will be a time when the market is robust and there will be a time when the market is challenging.” He said the target of RM1 billion in sales this year will be tough. … Read moreRM1 billion target challenging, says OSK Property
Just a while back, Eco World abandoned their Eco Marina project in Batu Kawan due to some miscalculations. Read here: Eco Marina Penang no more, for now In fact they were supposed to get back Rm159million refund for the deposit paid. I think Penangites were disappointed, especially those who bought Batu Kawan because of the Eco … Read moreEco World in Penang? RM875.24 million land for Eco Horizon and Eco Sun
As per reported a day earlier, Consortium Zenith BUCG Sdn Bhd (CZBUCG) chairman Datuk Zarul Ahmad Mohd Zulkifli said the feasibility study has been stopped one month ago. By the next day, he clarified that it was just a miscommunication. The feasibility study will be completed and he said that he was also inviting some … Read morePenang Tunnel is still ongoing, feasibility study to be completed