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PropertyGuru launches dedicated content hubs to aid home seekers during Covid-19 crisis

According to PropertyGuru Malaysia Consumer Sentiment Study H1 2020, nearly 20 percent of Malaysians are renters. “These demographics may struggle to pay rent amid the...

Service apartments overhang continues to increase in Malaysia

By Poovenraj Kanagaraj In a media statement release by the Valuation and Property Services Department Malaysia (JPPH), service apartment overhang in the nation continued to...

Mah Sing’s unconventional marketing methods quite successful, says Credit Suisse

Credit Suisse has upgraded Mah Sing's stock to outperform following a sharp share price correction. In an analyst report, Credit Suisse also consideres Mah Sing's...

KLK proposes to acquire landbank in Sumatera

Kuala Lumpur Kepong Berhad (KLK) has proposed to acquire a 60 percent stake in PT Pinang Witmas Sejati from Ladang Lekir Sdn Bhd for...

IJM Plantations’ operations not affected by MCO, says RHB Retail Research

RHB Retail Research has pointed out that IJM Plantations' (IJMP) operations will not be affected by the current Movement Control Order (MCO). The plantation's Sabah...

Lack lustre property market post Covid-19

Post Covid-19, the difficult business operating environment will put further pressure on the occupancy and rental levels of the office, retail and hotel /...

Bumi lots now available for NY inspired skyscraper, UNA in KL

Award-winning property developer Selangor Dredging Berhad (SDB)’s latest development, the UNA Serviced Apartments located in Cheras and set amidst the backdrop of the Kuala...

Speedhome and KYY Home to provide rent subsidies to affected tenants

Speedhome and KYY Home has come together to aid Malaysian tenants by providing rent subsidies throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. The total subsidy will amount to...

PropertyGuru eases burden on developers with TechCare amid Covid-19 pandemic

PropertyGuru, Asia’s largest property technology company, has launched PropertyGuru TechCare to lessen the challenges faced by property developers in Malaysia due to the impact...

Gamuda Land’s employees safety comes first amidst Covid-19 pandemic

Gamuda Land, one of Malaysia’s leading property developers, is mindful for their people’s safety and as such is taking precautionary measures to improve workplace...

Malaysian house prices remain unaffordable

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has reported that the housing market activity remained strong after a better outturn in the first half of 2019. According to...

Mah Sing Group donates 30,000 face masks to Selangor

Mah Sing Group has donated 30,000 pieces of face masks to the state of Selangor, together with its corporate responsibility arm, Mah Sing Foundation...

Property market expected to bounce back in the near term

PropertyGuru Malaysia has anticipated the corresponding effects on home seeker sentiment to be short-lived, further hinting on prospects for recovery in the near term. “Income...

Virus outbreak compels property investors to moderate 2020 purchasing

CBRE Research latest report, Asia Pacific Investor Intentions Survey 2020 observed a shift in buying intentions, investment strategy and sector focus. Some of the key...

ACCCIM proposes to increase wage subsidy to RM 1,200 from RM 600

The Associated Chinese Chambers and Industry of Malaysia (ACCCIM) has suggest six main issues for Putrajaya to consider in regards to assistance for businesses. In...

MIEA: 25,000 real estate agents and negotiators impacted during MCO

The Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents (MIEA) is concerned for the 25,000 agents and negotiators in the property sector whom are under tremendous challenge...

Johnson Controls’ Technology Helps Sunway Pyramid Saves RM21 Million Energy Cost In 7 Years

In 2012, Johnson Controls, a global leader in building technologies and solutions, was commissioned to install a comprehensive chiller plant in Sunway Pyramid, one...

MIEA Adopting Technology To Stay Relevant

The collaboration of the Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents (MIEA) with MyProperty Data Sdn Bhd and Finology Sdn Bhd is to elevate the real...

Digitising The Construction Industry Is A Collective Effort

Innovative technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), virtual reality (VR), and 3D printing aren’t just useful for consumer-facing products and services – they’re also creating...

Cover Story: Laying Cornerstones To Fill The Gap

Business Today interviews Jason Chong, Co-Founder and CEO of Cornerstone Partners Group (CPG), on how to stay luxuriously lean in the world of hospitality...