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Repurpose old shopping centres for new uses
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Contributed by Henry Butcher Retail managing director Tan Hai Hsin Since 2016, there has been great concern of oversupply of retail space and failed shopping centres in Malaysia. In the United States and China, many of these deteriorated retail complexes (or commonly known as dead malls) remain empty for a long period of time. In…

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Standard procedures during Vacant Possession of a new house
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Buying a new house is one of the biggest investments for many people. A huge amount of hard-earned money is spent to buy a house. However, many are not aware of their rights and the proper procedures during the Vacant Possession (VP). Click here for the full article.

IQI Global collaborates with Common Ground to offer co-working space
A ground breaking collaboration: IQI Realty Sdn Bhd group CEO Kashif Ansari (two from left) and Common Ground Work Sdn Bhd head of operations Ru Sow during the signing ceremony yesterday.  

PETALING JAYA: Global real estate agency IQI Global is partnering with Common Ground Works Sdn Bhd, Malaysia’s largest leading co-working space, to market the communal workspaces. The signing ceremony between IQI Global group CEO Kashif Ansari and Common Ground Work Sdn Bhd head of operations Ru Sow took place in Common Ground, TTDI yesterday. “At IQI, our…

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Unity Realty targets RM5bil GDV for 2019
Unity Realty Sdn Bhd Unity Realty Sdn Bhd founder and chief executive officer Datuk Cat Chee (middle) and the team during the 7th Annual dinner.  

PETALING JAYA: Unity Realty Sdn Bhd recently organised its 7th Annual dinner at Genting International Convention Centre (GICC) to celebrate the company’s successful FY2018 and to appreciate the hard work and efforts of the agents over the years. In 2018, the company has sold 8,043 units valued at RM4bil gross development value (GDV), a 60%…

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LBS Bina Group aims to sustain RM1.5bil sales target in 2019
LBS to continue its focus on township developments and more affordable homes in 2019. LBS Bina Group Bhd group managing director Tan Sri Lim Hock San sharing the Group's direction for 2019.  

PETALING JAYA: LBS Bina Group will be maintaining its RM1.5bil sales target, despite the cautious market sentiment and a slower global economic growth in 2019. Recording RM1.5bil of sales last year, an increase from the RM1.4bil of sales in 2017, LBS is facing the fourth consecutive year of improved results with a strong 25% compounded…

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The times they are changing
Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad , DPM Datuk Seri Wan Azizah and  Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng arriving for table the Budget 2019  at Parliamennt 
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Contributed by AREA Management Sdn Bhd executive chairman Datuk Stewart Labrooy Come senators, congressmen, please heed the call Don’t stand in the doorway, don’t block up the hall For he that gets hurt will be he who has stalled The battle outside ragin’ Will soon shake your windows and rattle your walls For the times…

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Post Budget 2019: Opportunity to leverage on the competency of the private sector
Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng tabling the 2019 budget at Dewan Rakyat in parliament on Friday. Looking on are prime minister, Tun Mahathir Mohamed and deputy prime minister, Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail. Azman Ghani / The Star  

By Aisyah Suwardi The Budget 2019 that was recently tabled by the Pakatan Harapan government has garnered mixed reactions amongst the public. Regardless, Damansara MP Tony Pua pointed out that the budget has shown that the government is taking the opportunity to collaborate with the private sector to deliver the nation’s economic growth. “In the…

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Musings about the Budget 2019
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Contributed by IQI Group property investment coach Sean Lee With the much-expected Budget 2019 announcement last Friday, its effects will be felt on the property market, directly or indirectly in the months to come. Let me share my thoughts on some of the items that were announced in last week’s budget.             RPGT I believe…

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Being a landlord for the first time? Top tips for you to learn (Part 2)
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Original Chinese article by Lee Yan Li Translated by Ng Pau Ling Being a landlord involves lots of responsibilities. To succeed in property investment with high rental yield, a landlord must learn the obligations and details of the renting process. Part 1 of the article had explained about the Tenancy Agreement, the additional clause and…

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Mandatory SIA on middle to low-cost developments soon, said KPKT deputy minister
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By Aisyah Suwardi  A compulsory social impact assessment (SIA) will be carried out in every affordable low-cost housing development to uplift the quality of life for consumers said Housing and Local Government (KPKT) deputy minister Datuk Raja Kamarul Bahrin Shah Ibni Raja Ahmad Baharuddin Shah.    He added that the initiative was part of the…

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