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Enhancements make Seremban township the choice for the future. By VIKNESH ASHLEY vikneshashley@thestar.com.my WHEN one looks for a township to invest in, some of the key qualities or must haves include commercial areas, education centres and a holistic environment to live and play in. However, within the Klang valley such townships may be well over…

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TRANQUIL Island living LANGKAWI
Lavanya Residences by Kobay  

Enjoy the life on a land surrounded by water at Lavanya Residences by Kobay. By NURUL ASMUI MD AZMI asmui@thestar.com.my Ever wonder what would it be like to live on an island? It is the life many would have been dreaming of, a life without being constantly bombarded by multiple notifications that comes from being…

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KL METROPOLIS: a City within the city
The KL Metropolis, which is touted to be the largest Meetings, Incentives, Conventions & Exhibitions (MICE) destination in Malaysia. Spanning 75 acres with a gross developmental value of RM15bil, the prime vicinity will comprise mixed developments featuring Malaysia’s biggest exhibition centre, mixed developments featuring retail malls, office blocks, institutions, greenery and residences.  

By NURUL ASMUI MD AZMI asmui@thestar.com.my Distinctive mixed-use developments are emerging in a metropolis by Naza TTDI. BRANDED as ‘A City of Contrast and Diversity’, Kuala Lumpur is a dynamic city defined by its capital wealth, diverse culture and a long and colourful history. According to the Kuala Lumpur’s official tourism website, KL is a…

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A table between two “BANDARS”
Infinity Pool at Palmyra Residence, Bandar Puteri Bangi.  

Bandar Puteri Bangi offers the best of both worlds By LEE YAN LI lylee@thestar.com.my NESTLED between the lively Bandar Bukit Mahkota and Bandar Seri Putra, Bandar Puteri Bangi is a mixed development that sits at the border of Selangor and Negri Sembilan. With the convenience of urban amenities and the availability of natural environment, the…

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Two jobs, one house
Young attractive couple in love happy together planning and pointing  blueprints , floor plan and design of new house, home, flat or apartment  imaging the distribution of the rooms in real state concept  

By LEE YAN LI lylee@thestar.com.my Does working harder help in property buying? WHAT does a second job has to do with buying a property? For those of us who are born without a silver or golden spoon, and short of inheriting one from parents or some mysterious wealthy distant relative, it would be normal to…

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Bridging homes and public transport
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Ekovest expands its highway network, incorporating developments that are purpose built to merge with public transportation. By VIKNESH ASHLEY vikneshashley@thestar.com.my EKOVEST Bhd is one of the more unique property cum construction companies in Malaysia, striving to build bridges between key aspects of the country, which are the community and public transport via the introduction of…

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Vibrancy and liveliness in the valley of green
One of the five inter-connected lakes at Gamuda Gardens that features the camping ground  

Gamuda Gardens unveils valley of lush wetland, cascading lakes and a majestic fall at park. By Lee Yan Li lylee@thestar.com.my MOST things grow old, but the charm of beautifully crafted landscape defies the tyranny of time. Gamuda Gardens’ central park, designed by Walrus director Julien Hodson-Walker, is meant to provide decades of vibrancy and liveliness…

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Four ways for cities to innovate and survive
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We are living in an ever increasingly urban world, where people continue to be drawn to cities in search of economic, social and creative opportunities. Today, 54% of the world’s population already live in cities and with a further 3 million people per week moving to urban centres, the UN estimates that 66% of the…

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Smart Guide to Choose the Perfect Sofa
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Purchasing a beautiful new house or apartment is one thing, the next step is to decorate it. One major purchase you will need is a couch (or sofas if you have a large living space) and it is worth putting in the time and effort to find just the right one for your space and…

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Crowing in the new year
New year  

With Chinese New Year fast approaching, we sought the expert advice of three feng shui practitioners to help our readers take advantage of any opportunities and be aware of the challenges ahead! By CAITLYN NG LI YUIN liyuin@ocision.com WITH the cheeky monkey swinging out in style and the sonorous rooster poised to take over, it’s…

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