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Guidelines To Restrict Owners Of Affordable Houses From Selling Property

JOHOR BAHARU, Sept 20 (Bernama) - The Johor government will set new guidelines for buyers of affordable homes in the state to prevent them from selling their property within a five-year period.

Government Mulls Housing Bank To Assist Lower, Middle Income Group

PUTRAJAYA, Sept 18 (Bernama) -- The Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Ministry is mulling to set up a Housing Bank to provide housing loan facilities to the lower and middle income group.

Affordable Home Ownership Programme For Penangites

GEORGE TOWN, Sept 18 (Bernama) -- Penang residents are invited to attend the Affordable Home Ownership 'Mission: Home-Possible' programme in the Bayan Baru parliamentary constituency on Sept 20.

No Plan To Compel Housing Developers To Adopt Build-then-sell Concept

KUALA LIPIS, Sept 14 (Bernama) -- The government has no plan to compel housing developers to adopt the build-then-sell concept for all new housing projects as demanded by House Buyers Association (HBA)

PR1MA To Build Affordable Houses In Langkawi

LANGKAWI, Sept 14 (Bernama) -- PR1MA Corporation Sunday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Langkawi Development Authority (Lada) to implement housing development projects for the people on the island resort.

Finance Ministry Denies Housing Loan Division Will Be Abolished

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 (Bernama) -- The Ministry of Finance today denied allegations that its Housing Loan Division (BPP) will be abolished, as had been reported in the media recently.

Cooling Measures Slowed Down Property Sales In 1H 2014: REHDA

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 (Bernama) -- Sales of properties in Malaysia slightly declined in the first half of 2014 despite the high demand due to the cooling measures announced by the government in Budget 2014, says the Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association (REHDA).

Housing Loan Division Proposed As Statutory Body

PUTRAJAYA, Sept 8 (Bernama) -- The Housing Loan Division (BPP) under the Treasury has been proposed to serve as a statutory body to maintain benefits enjoyed by civil servants in a more effective service, said Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ahmad Maslan.

Affin Investment Reiterates Neutral Stance On Property Sector

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 3 (Bernama) -- Affin Investment Bank has reiterated its neutral stance on the property sector amid the weaker forecast for property sales next year.

Affordability, Rising Prices Main Concerns For House Buyers - iProperty

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 3 (Bernama) -- iProperty Group, Asia's leading property portal in its survey findings, has revealed that affordability and rising house prices remained the main concerns among Malaysians.