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LPM, DDSB to develop affordable houses worth RM4.22 mln

MELAKA, Feb 13 (Bernama) -- The state government, through the Melaka Housing Board (LPM) and housing developer Delta Diversified Sdn Bhd (DDSB), will jointly develop affordable housing units for Bumiputeras worth RM4.22 million, said Chief Minister Adly Zahari.

Lower monthly mortgage rate under BNM's RM1 bln housing fund

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 29 (Bernama) -- First-time house buyers are expected to enjoy 23 per cent less in monthly commitment compared to current financing schemes offered in the market with the official launch of Bank Negara Malaysia's (BNM) RM1 billion Fund for Affordable Homes initiative today.

3,733 Pr1ma units to be built in Terengganu

KUALA NERUS, Jan 13 (Bernama) -- The Housing and Local Government Ministry plans to build 3,733 units of houses under the 1Malaysia People’s Housing Programme (PR1MA) in Terengganu.

MPMMN discusses national housing policy, 1 Million Affordable Homes

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 8 (Bernama) – The National Affordable Housing Council (MPMMN) held its first meeting here today to discuss the implementation of the National Housing Policy (DRN) 2018-2025 and the One Million Affordable Homes 2018-2028.

Knight Frank sees improved property market sentiment in 2019

Strong latent demand continues to be omnipresent especially for industrial properties with high specifications, as occupiers understand the need to jump onto the Industry 4.0 bandwagon in order to future-proof their businesses.

PH govt to prioritise on quality, conducive housing

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 3 (Bernama) -- Building quality houses with conducive surroundings for the poor and low income earners, will continue to be the main priority of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government.

Melati Ihsan sees rise in property, construction activity in 2019

For the property development segment, developers remain cautiously optimistic on the current market situation and we expect that there will be a period of adjustment and consolidation to clear existing property stock before an uptrend can be seen.

Singapore's Propseller to develop 'best property agents' select technology

On the agent side, the traction is just as high, with 500 handpicked agents - from estate agencies such as PropNex, ERA and Sotheby’s - embracing the transparency route, joining Propseller and allowing client to rate their services.

Selangor, Maybank Islamic to offer Rent-to-Own scheme

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 26 (Bernama) -- The Selangor state government, together with Maybank Islamic Bhd, will be offering a Rent-to-Own (RTO) home ownership scheme via the “Sewa Milik Selangorku” programme in the first quarter of 2019.

Train workers for housing industry, Sarawak government urged

SIBU, Nov 23 (Bernama) – The Sarawak Housing and Real Estate Developers’ Association (SHEDA) is  urging the state government to place more emphasis on training to produce skilled local workers for the housing industry.