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Holistic lifestyle living concept makes Country Garden’s latest eye-popping
An artist impression of Lake City @ KL North.  

Heads are turning towards the HOPSCA concept introduced for Lake City @ KL North Property developer Country Garden’s latest project, Lake City @ KL North is turning heads and that’s a fantastic feat especially with the current property market being so sluggish. Not only is this an impressive achievement, the mixed-development project is expected to…

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Why Penang is a goldmine of real estate investment opportunities
George Town viewed from Tanjung Tokong. Image by Don Law.  

Contributed by Joshua Lee Penang comprises an island and a slice of the coast along the Malacca Straits – and the state is arguably one of the most developed in Malaysia Penang Island is said to have been first documented by Chinese sailors of the Mi…

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KLK Land hands over affordable homes to buyers
(from left) KLK CEO Tan Sri Lee Oi Hian together with Selangor Menteri Besar Amirudin Shari, Kuala Selangor District Council president Rahilah Rahmat and KLK Land managing director Datuk David Tan officiating the handover ceremony.  

SELANGOR: KLK Land Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kuala Lumpur Kepong Bhd, recently handed over its second phase of Rumah Selangorku affordable homes in Bandar Seri Coalfields. Known as Hibiscus 3, the project is in support of the state government’s call to cater to the demand for affordable housing for people from all walks…

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Relationship building is a vital part of ensuring good property value
Yayasan Tan Sri Lee Shin Cheng executive director Datin Joanne Wong (back row, 6th left) with representatives from Persatuan Penduduk Bandar Puteri 8, Persatuan Penduduk Bandar Puteri 12 and Persatuan Penduduk Tempua, and children from Pertubuhan Kebajikan Pusat Jagaan Lotus Malaysia, Rumah Shalom and Suriana Welfare Society at the IOI-Active Citizens event at IOI Mall Puchong.  

PUCHONG: Many home buyers believe that once they have bought their respective houses or condominium and apartment units, that is the end of the story. Unlike the fairy tale “happily ever after”, there is an environmental and social aspect to the property sector that many have taken for granted. Any savvy property owner or investor would…

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Luasempit: A weekend market not to be missed for Visit Malaysia 2020
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Kuala Linggi gets its own ‘Chatuchak’ weekend market Bursa Malaysia listed MERIDIAN Bhd (Meridian), the developer of Malaysia Tourism City (MTC) in Kuala Linggi, Melaka, which was officially launched by Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi in May 2019, today announced, besides housing the first Hasbro water theme park, the company intends to…

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City convenience, privacy ensured
An artist impression of GEOLake Townhouses.  

By Joseph Wong josephwong@thestar.com.my NONE can match master community developer Sunway Group’s unique business model of “Build, Own and Operate” when it comes to seamlessly merging of city convenience and privacy of homes within a self-contained city. For the low-density Sunway GEOLake Townhouse, which is the final component of the RM650mil GEOLake Residences project, this…

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Interchange opening activates Gamuda Cove township
Aerial shot of the Gamuda Cove interchange.  

DENGKIL: The opening of the Gamuda Cove Interchange, estimated at a cost of RM150mil, will provide direct access from the North-South Expressway Central Link (ELITE) Highway into the 1,530-acre Gamuda Cove township.  The interchange directly leads into the 372-acre commercial business district (CBD) where the new Gamuda Cove Experience Gallery is currently located. Officiated by Works…

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Different perceptions of affordable luxury
Features like the triplex Sky Lounge and Sky Gym design by SkyWorld Development Group feels luxe.  

By Joseph Wong josephwong@thestar.com.my EVERYONE wants to have their luxury, that is a given. It is an aspiration that is shared by all the three income groups regardless of race, creed or social standing. The low-income earners (B40) want luxury, as do the middle-income group (M40) but it is the high-income earners (T20) who exudes in…

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Lake City to redefine integrated residential development
Country Garden Lake City’s sales gallery and experience hall is now open to the public.  

KUALA LUMPUR: Country Garden and Perdana ParkCity Sdn Bhd have begun work on their integrated residential development, namely Lake City. Developed following the HOPSCA (hotels, offices, parks, shopping malls, connectivity and apartments) concept, the 80-acre Lake City will have the characteristics of a complete neighbourhood, linked by efficient transportation systems in place. According to Country…

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SP Setia snags best IBS score in Malaysia
CIDB chief executive Datuk Ahmad Asri Abdul Hamid presenting the certificate to SP Setia Bhd President Datuk Khor Chap Jen at the event.  

KUALA LUMPUR: Setia Precast Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SP Setia Bhd, received the highest Industrialised Building System (IBS) score in the country, at 93.95, for the construction of Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia (KKM) government quarters building in Setia Federal Hill during an award presentation ceremony today.  Khor expressed pride at achieving another significant milestone…

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