How many of us have been called on a weekly basis by some sales persons asking us to take up personal loans? What about insurance? I receive these calls on a weekly basis and most of the time I just say no thanks. Well in Singapore, it does not end with a ‘no thanks’. Due … Read moreReal Estate Negotiator fined S$27,000 for sending unsolicited telemarketing.
Study hard, work hard, earn good money. Agree? Well, that depends on how you term ‘good’. Is a fixed salary of RM3,000 considered good? Depending on your age, maybe. However, if you intend to earn more than that? Well, if you are a fresh engineer, you can also take up part time job as security … Read more7 Reasons why Real Estate Negotiator may be your career of choice
Singapore agents are offering their services here and it is ILLEGAL. According to the Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents Johor branch chairman, S. Vadeveloo. I do not think this is a new news. When I was in my previous company, this was already an issue but alas, no concrete actions were taken. I also think … Read moreWe need to prosecute the first one, or it will continue.
We always hear of agents who are unprofessional. Some took the money and disappeared. My friend Mr. Michael Geh who’s the Senior Partner of Raine & Horne said, ‘to avoid situations where the agent runs away with your money, you should issue the cheque to the agency name instead of the individual’s name’. The reason … Read moreProperty Buyer beware. Easier to identify real from fake now.
Unlicensed agents, especially the illegal brokers operating everywhere in Malaysia today should be aware that a fine of up to RM300,000 awaits them if they are caught. This is a warning from the past Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents (MIEA) national president Nixon Paul. According to him, the problems of illegal agents are not happening … Read moreUnlicensed agent, Unprotected owner, RM300,000 fine to media.
Okay, the arrested one was not in Malaysia but it is ok, just spread this news as wide as possible. In Singapore, one person by the name of Tan Yang Po was charged by The Council for Estate Agencies (CEA) for allegedly acting as an estate agent without being licensed by the CEA. Tan is the first … Read moreGood news for real estate agents, one unlicensed one arrested.
I have worked with and amongst many real estate agents. Exceptional ones, good ones and not up to par ones. Actually real estate agent are supposed to be professionals in their own field. That’s the reason why they get agent fee. Many people buying for the first time would deal with a real estate agent … Read moreA really good real estate agent should…
My friend asked me how am I going to sell my properties in Penang. Would I be using any free online advertisements? I told him that I am using the services of a real estate agent. He remarked that if I do that, I would need to pay agent’s fee. I replied gladly, yes if … Read moreWhy I engage real estate agents / negotiators