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Rehda Institute proposes affordable housing price thresholds

KUALA LUMPUR, July 14 (Bernama) -- The Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association Malaysia (Rehda) Institute has proposed affordable housing price thresholds in Peninsular Malaysia, with residential units in Kuala Lumpur and the Klang Valley topping the list at RM500,000.

Property sector moving forward on positive note in 2h18 - Axis REIT

KUALA LUMPUR, July 14 (Bernama) -- The property sector is expected to do better in the second half of 2018 (2H18), opposing the general perception of the bearish property sector, as the knee-jerk reaction due to 14th General Election subsided, Axis Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) Head of Investments Siva Shanker said. 

Scientex to build 50,000 affordable houses by 2028

KUALA LUMPUR, July 15 (Bernama) -- Property developer Scientex Bhd aims to build 50,000 affordably-priced quality homes throughout the nation by 2028.

Cloudy future of affordable housing for youth

By Aishah Afandi & Rosemarie Khoo KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 (Bernama) -- One of the major problems faced by young Malaysians, especially those below the age of 30, is the availability of affordable housing.

New National Housing Policy by year end

PUTRAJAYA, July 20 (Bernama) -- The National Housing Policy which will facilitate home ownership for Malaysians will be introduced by the end of the year, Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin said today.

Penang government to review charges imposed on property developers

GEORGE TOWN, July 21 (Bernama) -- The Penang state government is reviewing all charges currently imposed on developers to make property prices more affordable for consumers.

Felcra second generation protests against housing developer for price hike

PASIR SALAK, July 22 (Bernama) -- A total of 300 participants and buyers of Felcra Cangkat Lada Second Generation Housing (Phase 2) in Seberang Perak here staged a peaceful protest when they were offered higher price compared to the original price offered during the launch of the project two years ago.

Govt must prepare for property bubble to burst - Ideas

KUALA LUMPUR, July 24 (Bernama) -- The government needs to be ready for the property bubble to burst and respond with market-oriented solutions, said Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (Ideas) Senior Fellow Dr Carmelo Ferlito.

Property market saw gentle recovery in 1H18

KUALA LUMPUR, July 26 (Bernama) -- The Malaysian property market saw a gentle recovery during the first half of 2018 (1H18), following the strong economic growth momentum after the 14th General Election.

SP Setia to launch Daintree Residence in Singapore

There certainly is no better location to raise a family with established academic institutions such as Bukit Timah Primary School, Pei Hwa Presbyterian, Nanyang Girls' School, Hwa Chong and National Junior College and Methodist Girls' School, all situated within the same catchment area.