News List

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.

Youth City Study Should Focus On Adequate, Affordable Housing, Says Spnb

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 28 (Bernama) -- Adequate housing for young households earning below RM3,000 monthly must be among the main focus in the proposed 'Youth City' study.

Ideal Property Group Bags South East Asia Property Award 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 27 (Bernama) -- Ideal Property Group, a Penang-based property developer, has bagged the South East Asia Property Award 2014 for the Best Mid-Range Condo Development (North Malaysia), with its Fiera Vista project.

Sime Darby Property To Build Affordable Homes And Medium Cost Shop Lots

JOHOR BAHARU, Oct 25 (Bernama) -- Sime Darby Property Bhd is to build 733 units of affordable homes and 171 units of medium cost shop lots with a gross development value of (GDV) of RM210 million at the Sime Darby Business Park, Taman Pasir Putih, Pasir Gudang, Johor.

Homedec Expects Sales To Rise To RM150 Million

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 23 (Bernama) -- The Home Decor and Design Exhibition (Homedec) expects sales to rise to RM150 million this year from RM140 million last year.

PKNS Building More Affordable Homes In S'gor

By Melati Mohd Ariff and 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 property prices have made it difficult for the low and middle-income earners to afford the dream of owning a home. This five-part series will delve into the issue from several angles. The fourth part will look into the role of the Selangor State Development Corporation (PKNS) in handling the housing issues in Selangor.

SHAH ALAM (Bernama) -- Since its inception nearly 50 years ago, the Selangor State Development Corporation (PKNS) has built 155,090 housing units with 85 per cent of them being low and medium cost houses.

Pelaburan Hartanah Bhd GDV To Hit RM4 Billion By Year-end

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 (Bernama) -- Real estate investment holding company, Pelaburan Hartanah Bhd (PHB), says the gross development value (GDV) of its real estate properties is likely to hit over RM4 billion by year-end.

Adjustment In Market Prices Of Houses Likely - SPNB

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 (Bernama) -- The adjustment of the market prices of houses is expected to be seen in the third or fourth quarter of next year after the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in April.

SPNB Idaman To Build 258 Units Of Rumah Idaman Rakyat In Jasin

MELAKA, Oct 15 (Bernama) -- Syarikat Perumahan Negara Berhad's (SPNB) subsidiary, SPNB Idaman Sdn Bhd, will build 258 units of Rumah Idaman Rakyat, five shophouses, a surau and a children playground on a 10-hectare site in Kesang, Jasin early next year.