Events

Windmills of Semenyih
Drawing crowds: Decorated windmills on display at Eco World’s property in Semenyih, Selangor.  

PROPERTY developer Eco World Development Group Bhd is adding a little excitement to Semenyih with its “Under the Windmills” event in the Eco Majestic township. The attraction, which opened on July 18, features 11 windmills. The company says more than 20,000 people have visited the EcoWorld Gallery and Show Village so far to catch a…

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Property forum for first-time home buyers
Star Media Group general manager of the property business unit Timothy Hor said, “The core purpose of Own It is to help young Malaysians, Gen Ys and the millennials, better understand the home buying process and start planning their journey towards owning their first home.”  

BY SHERRY KOH TODAY, the primary force that drives so many people to bankruptcy is their desire to live beyond their means. Many default on their car, housing and personal loans simply because they want to live a lavish lifestyle. Even without being fully established in their careers, they choose to buy an expensive car…

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Investing in property – a must for young adults?
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The sooner is the better for property investment, which is why Gen Ys should begin investing early.  By MANGALESRI CHANDRASEKARAN If you are aged between 18 and 34, then you are categorised as millennials, also known as Gen Y. At this age, it is a good time to consider investing in property. Investing in property is certainly not…

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ECG Affirm shares sales strategies
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ECG Affirm will hold a seminar on July 26, specially for those in the real estate industry in Klang Valley. There will also be an exclusive preview on the latest project development by the parent company, TEHO-SBG Development Co Ltd, “THE BAY”. The event will be held at Connexion@Nexus, Bangsar South. All participants are encouraged to…

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Sweet surprises – helps to build lasting relationships
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PETALING JAYA: The owners of Urbana Residences in Ara Damansara thought they were just getting a modern, contemporary home, when they put their signature(s) on the dotted line to cement the deal. They did not expect to be kept informed on the construction progress or receive gifts and treats from Weida Properties Sdn Bhd (Weida)….

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Programme aims to give clear picture of property ownership
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BY SHERRY KOH Today, the primary force that drives so many people to bankruptcy is their desire to live beyond their means. Many default on their car, housing and personal loans simply because they want to live a lavish lifestyle. Even without being fully established in their careers, they choose to buy an expensive car…

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i-City treats buyers of Liberty Tower and Parisien Tower
New and existing customers of Liberty Tower and Parisien Tower participated in the event.  

i-City hosted a successful event where attendants were treated to food, drinks, prizes, and more. THE Buyer’s Appreciation event received an overwhelming response on June 28 at i-Gallery. Many existing and new customers of Liberty Tower and Parisien Tower participated in the event, which was sponsored by i-City and PropertyPlus. Since Parisien Tower’s launch in…

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GST not a factor for home hunters
Big crowd checking out the housing project at the Ivory Properties Group Bhd booths.  

ALTHOUGH Penangites have the disposable cash to buy property, they still feel cautious due to market uncertainties. Many interviewed at StarProperty.my Fair 2015 in Penang expressed this sentiment. They also felt that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on real estate purchases was not a vital factor but the weakening ringgit was. Housewife Lee Wooi…

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Making the right choice
Ideal Property Group sales executive Sam Goh (left) briefing Khor and his wife on the company’s One Foresta project at the Star Property Fair 2015 at G Hotel in Penang.  

Buyers study property prices and location to suit needs WHILE the recent implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) has made people more cautious about their spending, they are still willing to take the plunge if the right property is available. This was a common sentiment expressed by exhibitors and visitors at the ongoing…

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Property choices abound for prospective home owners
Picturesque projects: (From left) Tan, Kamal and Yeoh checking out Eco World’s booth during the fair at G Hotel, Penang.  

GEORGE TOWN: The StarProperty.my Fair 2015 in Penang kicked off with over 40 exhibitors showcasing their products around the island and elsewhere. The fair offered choices ranging from luxurious landed homes to high-rise residences, integrated development projects, commercial lots and more. Major players such as Eco World Development Group (EcoWorld), BSG Property, Ivory Properties Group,…

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