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REHDA Ready To Discuss With Negeri Sembilan Government On New Housing Policy

SEREMBAN, Nov 13 (Bernama) -- The Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association (REHDA) is ready to discuss with the Negeri Sembilan government the new housing policy.

Housing: Build-then-sell Concept Will Not Be Implemented In 2015

PUTRAJAYA, Nov 12 (Bernama) -- The Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Ministry has decided that the plan to compel housing developers to adopt the concept of build-then-sell will not be implemented next year.

PropertyGuru, MIEA Ink MoU On Need For Certified Agents

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 11 (Bernama) -- PropertyGuru Malaysia and the Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents (MIEA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote the need for Real Estate Agents and Negotiators (REN) to register themselves as certified agents, in its attempt to regulate the standards of RENs in the property market.

Johor UMNO Youth Proposes 'One-Off' Rebate To Buy Houses

JOHOR BAHARU, Nov 11 (Bernama) -- The Johor UMNO Youth has proposed that the state government consider giving a one-off financial rebate to reduce the burden of the public in wanting to buy a house.

iProperty Records 38 Per Cent Growth In Mobile Users

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 10 (Bernama) -- iProperty.com recorded a 38 per cent increase of mobile users and a 16 per cent rise in visitors to its website.

Penang Government Asked On Number Of Low-Cost Houses It Has Built

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 7 (Bernama) -- The Opposition Leader in the Penang state assembly wants the DAP-led state government to list the number of low-cost houses it has built since coming into power in Penang.

PM Urges States To Revamp Outdated Low-Cost Housing Policies

PETALING JAYA, Nov 5 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has urged all states to revamp outdated policies related to low-cost housing and come up with an inclusive and transparent approach for an equal distribution system.

REHDA Wants Residential Property Zero-Rated From GST

PETALING JAYA, Nov 5 (Bernama) -- The Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association Malaysia (REHDA) has expressed hope that the government considers the association's recommendation that residential property be zero-rated from the Goods and Services Tax (GST).

iProperty Names Carrie Law As GM Of Hong Kong Portal

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 5 (Bernama) -- The iProperty Group, owner of Asia's number one network of property portal sites, announced the appointment of Carrie Law as General Manager of its property portal in Hong Kong effective Dec 1, 2014.

Housing Developers Must Provide Sports And Recreation Facilities - Tawfiq

TAWAU, Oct 31 (Bernama) -- Housing developers need to include Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) aspects by providing facilities for sports and recreation and not just concentrate on making profits said Sabah Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Tawfiq Abu Bakar Titingan.