PDC will be selling a 190.2ha land in Batu Kawan to Eco World for development into a golf course and a mixed development project. The RM1.02 billion will be offered to PDC within 2 weeks at RM50 per sf. Eco World was the only bidder for that piece of land. Eco World also intends to … Read moreEco World, the only bidder for PDC’s 190.2ha land in Batu Kawan
I am a supporter of DIBS being reinstated for first time home buyers. Readers to kopiandproperty.com would know that. Latest article written was: RPGT is still around, DIBS can come back. However, please allow me to now soften my stand, a little. Perhaps there’s the other side of the coin which I did not really … Read moreDIBS should NOT be reinstated, even for first time buyers. My views.
A close friend asked me to join her for an informative property talk by a prominent property guru. That property guru is very famous and I bought her book before. In fact her book was the second one which I bought and I have read it a few times over. The speaker would be speaking … Read moreSeminars, Talks, Property Gurus and Articles
80% of developers for Greater KL are not able to get approvals for their projects. Main reason? Water. According to REHDA president, Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Syabas) is not approving projects because there is not enough water. Affected projects are up to 800 in total when both the projects in Kuala Lumpur and … Read more80% of developers for Greater KL, Water Shortage, Project Approvals
No worries, you do not need to read whole article to know where. It’s London. A city which a lot of international buyers love including Malaysians. Current average price in London is now £473,893 (RM2.4 million) and this has shown a huge gap versus UK average property prices which are at £185,496. In fact this gap … Read more20% up since last year, now at RM2.4 million average price per property
I was in Singapore not too long ago and wanted a place to just have a cup of latte and spending time replying some emails. As soon as I sat down, to my right, there was an European with two Chinese ladies and one Chinese man. My instinct told me that the Chinese guy is … Read moreReal Estate or Property? Manage it well and it’s a never ending well.
My personal opinion is this. If buyers are buying for the first time in their life, support should be given to them. I am not so sure about how genuine they are in buying and staying in their first home but without one property, these people may continue to lag behind others because by the … Read moreNo Bulk Buys Please. Let the buyers own their first home.
Most of everyone I spoke to about Iskandar has a similar opinion. ‘Iskandar? Sure or not. Bubbles building. Over-supply. The Chinese developers are building like there’s no tomorrow, how to buy now?’ Then I read about a developer whose project I visited before in Shah Alam. Ken Holdings Bhd. It said that their biggest development to … Read moreOversupply in Iskandar and Ken Holding’s JBCC Launch in 2015
In a newspaper report on 12th Sept 2014, the Property Industry Survey by the Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association Malaysia (REHDA) revealed that 31% of properties in the RM500,001 to RM1 mil range were still unsold after completion in the past three years.The main reasons stated were because loan approval was tough and also … Read moreAre buyers still browsing newspaper for new projects? My views.
FIABCI Premium Property Showcase 2014 @ Penang is here. It brings with it a wide selection of premium properties and property investments talks this weekend, 12th to 14th September. Developers participating include Ideal Property, Hunza Property, UEM Sunrise and Mah Sing. This may not be the best show if you are looking for affordable properties but … Read moreFIABCI Premium Property Showcase 2014 @ Penang