I have always ‘debated’ with people on the state of demand for properties in Penang. Many of my Penangite friends said that so there are way too many new condos. Surely the demand is not there. I showed them the demographics, I showed them the stats, basically they just refuse to accept that demand is … Read moreBuying Penang Condos? 14,000 views in 3 hours says it all
In Penang, there are many household names. Many old shops. Many old trades trying hard to keep up with modern times. There are of course thriving ones. Cheng Woh Medical Hall is one of them. Today if you visit Cheng Woh Medical Hall, you may be greeted by a good-looking young man. I say young … Read more8 Decades On, Optimism Fuels Continuous Aspiration – Cheng Woh, Penang.
I started working in Penang after my graduation from USM 5 years ago. I have also stayed in mainland in my first job and have since moved to the island after landing a position with an online property company. When we talk about prime areas in Penang, Tanjung Tokong, Tanjung Bungah or Pulau Tikus is … Read moreTanjung Tokong vs Sungai Ara by a non-Penangite
A friend asked me again, do you think Penang property prices would drop? Penang properties are still very expensive. Too expensive in fact. I asked her to define expensive. She said, RM1,000,000. I said, you are joking right, there are lots of properties way below that. She then showed me two projects on her smartphone. … Read morePenang Property Prices, still ‘too high’ (updated)