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The Dream Of Owning A Home

By Sakini Mohd Said

Home sweet home. The simple phrase is reflective of a person's need for a shelter that is more than just a roof over the head.

However, the rising cost of living and soaring property prices have made it difficult for the lower and middle-income earners to afford the dream home.

This five-part series will delve into the issue from several angles.

The first part details the struggles the low and middle and income earners undergo in the quest of finding a home.


KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- What is it like to live in a 650 square feet (60.4sqm) home with 12 others?

FOMCA Expects Property Incentives To Attract Young House Buyers

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 13 (Bernama) -- The Federation of Malaysian Consumers Associations (FOMCA) expects an increase in the number of house purchases by youths, following the property incentives outlined in the 2015 Budget.

A First-Time Home Buyer-Friendly Budget 2015, Says iProperty

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 11 (Bernama) -- Formulated with the focus on being a people's economy, the Budget 2015 announced yesterday addressed the issues of home ownership at affordable prices, says the country's leading property website iProperty.

Report: More Funds For Building Affordable Houses

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10 (Bernama) -- The government will continue to allocate funds to build affordable houses in an effort to provide adequate housing for the low-income group.

Report: More Funds For Building Affordable Houses

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10 (Bernama) -- The government will continue to allocate funds to build affordable houses in an effort to provide adequate housing for the low-income group.

LBS To Focus On Affordable Housing Segment

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 8 (Bernama) -- LBS Bina Group Bhd (LBS) will continue to focus on innovative lifestyle products and affordable housing as property developers see increasing demand from first timer buyers and young single professionals.

MK Land To Complement Government's Efforts In Affordable Housing

PETALING JAYA, Oct 8 (Bernama) -- Property developer MK Land Holdings Bhd is seeking to complement the government's efforts in providing more affordable houses to benefit all Malaysians.

Fare Assets 1 To Raise RM100 Million For Property Investment

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 3 (Bernama) -- Fare Assets 1 Sdn Bhd is planning to raise RM100 million within the next six months, as part of its plan to have up to five property investments in Malaysia.

Mah Sing Launches The Coastal In Penang On Oct 4

GEORGE TOWN, Oct 1 (Bernama) -- Property developer Mah Sing Group Bhd will launch a new project in Penang, namely The Coastal, on Oct 4 in conjunction with its 20th anniversary celebrations over the weekend.

Tambun Indah Gets Shareholder Nod To Acquire Land

GEORGE TOWN, Oct 1 (Bernama) -- Tambun Indah Land Bhd (Tambun Indah), a leading property developer in mainland Penang, has received shareholder nod for the acquisition of a 84.6 hectare land in Seberang Perai for RM150 million from TPPT Sdn Bhd (TPPT).