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Malaysians capitalising on London’s property investment

Wednesday, 6 May 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is among the countries that is capitalising the lucrative and transparent real estate market in London, United Kingdom.

Making the REIT investments

By SHAREN - Friday, 19 December 2014.

STRONG UPSIDE: Those with quality commercial, industrial and healthcare assets to do well

‘No material impact on REITs from GST’

Thursday, 18 December 2014.

AXIS REIT Managers Bhd (ARMB) says its study has shown that the six per cent Goods and Services Tax (GST) will not have any material impact on Malaysian real estate investment trusts (REITs).

Ametis is Subang Bestari’s latest attraction

Thursday, 11 December 2014.

AMETIS is a luxury semi-detached development built to serve lifestyle-seeking home buyers. The 20-unit semi-detached homes worth RM34 million in gross development value carry the same key features and concept of the latest properties developed by Worldwide Holdings.

— the value creator

Thursday, 11 December 2014.

WORLDWIDE Holdings Bhd, a leading property developer in the Klang Valley, rose to prominence when it introduced its flagship development project, Subang Bestari, in Shah Alam, Selangor, in 1996.

UEM set for busy 2015 in Johor

By SHAREN KAUR KUALA LUMPUR - Friday, 5 December 2014.

UEM Sunrise Bhd, the principal developer of Iskandar Malaysia, will be busy in Johor next year with the groundbreaking ceremony of Motorsports City in Gerbang Nusajaya and other catalytic developments in Nusajaya.

Room for improvement

By SHAREN - Friday, 28 November 2014.

SIMPLER PROCESS NEEDED: Developers have to submit many applications just to get projects started

Simply easier and faster overseas

Friday, 28 November 2014.

MORE Malaysian developers are venturing overseas, such as in Britain, Canada and Australia, as they can land a project faster with all the approvals in place and make more money because of foreign exchange gain.

Minimal impact on prices

By SHAREN - Friday, 21 November 2014.

GST MISCONCEPTION: No more than 5pc rise as residential properties are exempt-rated

Naza to ensure quality despite higher costs

Friday, 21 November 2014.

Naza TTDI’s SM Faliq SM Nasimuddin says property prices will rise next year but will not solely be due to GST.

Building on connectivity

By SHAREN - Friday, 14 November 2014.

SEAMLESS ACCESS: Transit-oriented developments a boon to real estate market

Making Greater KL one of world’s most liveable cities

Friday, 14 November 2014.

SUSTAINABLE highway and railway

Price of living high

By SHAREN - Friday, 7 November 2014.

OWNERS’ RESPONSIBILITY: It is important to pay maintenance and sinking fund charges

Laws lacking bite

Friday, 7 November 2014.

THERE are currently no specific laws governing the property management industry in Malaysia.

Redefining Melbourne’s skyline

By SHAREN - Friday, 31 October 2014.

UEM Sunrise Bhd’s Aurora Melbourne Central project on La Trobe Street in Melbourne, its first Australian development, has gone beyond the epitome of location.

Solid long-term investment opportunity

Friday, 31 October 2014.

UEM Sunrise Bhd’s Aurora Melbourne Central development has proven to be a big hit among buyers in Malaysia with more than 90 per cent of the 200 allocated units snapped up at a special preview recently.

Sime Prop to develop affordable houses, shoplots worth RM210m

Sunday, 26 October 2014.

JOHOR BARU: Sime Darby Property Bhd will be building 733 units of affordable houses and 171 units of medium-cost shoplots with a gross development value of RM210 million at the Sime Darby Business Park in Pasir Gudang, Johor.

Eye-catching play of ideas

By SHAREN - Friday, 24 October 2014.

INNOVATIVE: Battersea Power Station project set to stand out among London’s iconic structures

Integrated project’s GDV hits £10b

Friday, 24 October 2014.

BATTERSEA Project Holding Co Ltd (BPHC) chairman Tan Sri Liew Kee Sin said the gross development value (GDV) of the Battersea Power Station regeneration project has reached £10 billion (RM52.6 billion), which is 25 per cent more than the initial estimate in 2012.

QLASSIC way to better homes

By CHERYL YVONNE - Friday, 17 October 2014.

IN today’s competitive environment, property developers have to offer quality homes that never go out of style. They have to strive to build the best home for both investors and buyers, one that fits their lifestyle, and makes them feel comfortable and safe.

Naza TTDI adopts initiatives to ensure quality

Friday, 17 October 2014.

OFFERING quality and affordable homes to purchasers is essential in today’s dynamic market. More developers are looking at innovative ways to sell their products, especially during a financial meltdown.

Flying start for Marina One

By ZARINA - Tuesday, 7 October 2014.

THE Marina One investment by Khazanah Nasional Bhd and Temasek Holdings is off to a good start, ahead of its public launch on Saturday.

A Budget for first time buyers?

By SHAREN - Friday, 3 October 2014.

ADDITIONAL RELIEF: Economists expect more incentives to boost medium- to low-cost market

Developers want more govt initiatives

Thursday, 2 October 2014.

DEVELOPERS are hoping that the 2015 Budget will offer incentives to help first-time house buyers to own a property and that the ban on the Developer Interest Bearing Scheme (DIBS) will be lifted.

Unlocking new markets

By SHAREN - Friday, 19 September 2014.

THERE is huge potential for the local real estate market for new homes to be expanded if developers focus on design quality.

Consumer preferences drive innovative designs

Friday, 19 September 2014.

HIJJAZ Kasturi Associate Sdn Bhd (HKAS) senior associate, Mohd Amir Hamzah Abdul Rahman, said innovation today is driven by a purchaser’s behaviourial change.

Mah Sing eyeing RM1.5b from sales pitch

By CHERYL YVONNE ACHUPETALING - Sunday, 7 September 2014.

MAH Sing Group Bhd, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, expects to clinch RM1.5 billion sales during its two-month sales and promotional campaign.

TCB redefines the art of living

By SHAREN - Friday, 5 September 2014.

ATTENTION TO DETAILS: Developer offers innovative designs with customers foremost in mind

A reputation for quality projects

Friday, 5 September 2014.

TROPICANA Corp Bhd (TCB) has many reasons to celebrate this year, apart from turning 35.

Riding on real estate investment trusts

By SHAREN - Friday, 29 August 2014.

REAL Estate Investment Trust (REIT) is the best ally when it comes to a balance of risk-return for long-term value investing.