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Malaysia Needs To Incentivise Material Imports To Boost Affordable Housing

By Azlee Nor Mahmud and Yasmin Ahmad Zukiman

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 7 (Bernama) -- Malaysia needs to further incentivise material imports in order to enhance its affordable housing ecosystem even though it is ahead of other countries in terms of its development, Australia's Compass Housing Services said.

Bukit Jalil PPA1M Completed 17 Months Earlier Without Using Govt Funds - PM Najib

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 6 (Bernama) -- The Bukit Jalil 1Malaysia Public Housing Project (PPA1M), which was completed 17 months earlier than scheduled, was the first such project built without using government funds as a result of the implementation of the 'cross subsidy method', said Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

Bukit Jalil 1MPHP Completed 17 Months Ahead Of Schedule

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 6 (Bernama) -- The Bukit Jalil 1Malaysia Public Housing Project (1MPHP) was completed 17 months ahead of schedule enabling 1,536 civil servants to have and move into their own home today.

RUMAWIP: Lack Of Understanding Led To Unfulfilled Indian Quota

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 5 (Bernama) -- A lack of understanding of procedures to apply for the Federal Territory Affordable Homes (RUMAWIP) is among the causes of the 10 per cent quota reserved for Indians remaining unfulfilled, says MIC Youth chief, Datuk Sivarraajh Chandran.

DBE's Unit To Jointly Develop Housing Project In Bota Kanan

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 5 (Bernama) -- D.B.E Gurney Resources Bhd's (DBE) wholly-owned subsidiary, DBE Development Sdn Bhd (DDSB), and Misi Jutari Sdn Bhd (MJSB) will jointly develop a mixed development project worth RM24.5 million in Bota Kanan, Seri Iskandar, Perak.

Indian Community Urged To Buy RUMAWIP Houses

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 3 (Bernama) -- The Indian community should grab the opportunity to buy houses under the Federal Territory Affordable Homes (RUMAWIP) as there are still many not taken up of the 10 per cent quota reserved for them.

1,163 Units Of Properties Worth RM420 Million Unsold In Melaka

MELAKA, Feb 2 (Bernama) -- A total of 1,163 units of residential and commercial properties in Melaka which were developed over 10 years ago and worth RM420.94 million have yet to be sold to-date.

80,000 Units RUMAWIP Housing Target Achievable This Year - Tengku Adnan

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 31 (Bernama) -- The target of developing 80,000 units under the Federal Territories Affordable Housing (RUMAWIP) programme can be achieved this year, ahead of the initial deadline of 2020, said Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor.

Malaysia's Property Market To Remain Weak In 1H18

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 29 (Bernama) -- The Malaysian property market is expected to remain weak in the first half of this year amid flagging demand ahead of the upcoming general election, an independent property consultant said.

57 Pct Of Malaysians To Buy Properties This Year

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 29 (Bernama) -- PropertyGuru Malaysia's latest consumer sentiment survey showed that 57 per cent of buyers in the country looking to transact properties in the next six months.