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AMA: What to do if you face noisy construction works and unfair property pricing?

Compiled by: Tharmini Kenas   Ask Me Anything is a platform for readers to ask about all things property. If you have any inquiries, key in your questions at Messrs Eunice Tan & Partners founder Eunice Tan answers readers’ queries regarding issues concerning landlords and tenants. Q1: I am a tenant, and the new highway construction…

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Johor an economic development powerhouse
Wong (sixth from left), Fu (eight from left) and Johor Housing and Rural Development Committee chairman Dzulkefly Ahmad (seventh from left) posing for a group photo with winners of the Awards 2018: Jewels of Johor on Tuesday night.  

JOHOR BARU: Johor should always have policies which attract foreign investors and expatriates of all nationalities, says Star Media Group Bhd group managing director and chief executive officer Datuk Seri Wong Chun Wai. Wong said in the property sector, developers would make a point to sell their properties to anyone.  “I do not think they…

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Top developers come to town
The Star  

By Ng Pau Ling Lifestyle estates enhance living quality and growth of Shah Alam THE landscape of Shah Alam is littered with different types of landed property in low-density housing arrangements. According to the MBSA City Plan 2020, residential property developments account for 16.85% (5,108.47 ha) of the total land-use area of 30,310.72 ha…

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Innovative lifestyle at Eco Ardence

By Ng Pau Ling LAUNCHED in 2016, Eco Ardence is the latest township project in Shah Alam. This joint venture between Eco World and Cascara Sdn Bhd covers 534 acres and is positioned as a vibrant suburban eco-township with art, cultural and commercial elements. Within three years of its launch, Eco Ardence has rolled out three residential phases: Aeres (2016), Dremien (2017) and Nara (2018 Q4) with…

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A peaceful place for families
Interview Mariam, Pegantin magazine editor for Star Property. RAJA FAISAL HISHAN/The Star  

Residents of all ages charmed by the splendour of Shah Alam SIX inspiring individuals from different backgrounds have converged in Shah Alam for various reasons. From tourist attractions, sprawling greenery to the culinary delights of the land, the people of Shah Alam have much to share — and even more to impart. Alam Impian Residents:…

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Shah Alam: Numbers for your info

Shah Alam Area: 290.3 sq km Number of Property Owners  212,938 units (as 2014) 9 Rivers 30 Villages 18,880 Industrial units 10,116 Shops and offices 2,123.55 hectares (7.32%) of recreation area and green space 71 existing and planned roundabouts (under review) For more stories on Shah Alam, visit or register at to get the full complimentary e-copy!

Timeline of Shah Alam

1963  Shah Alam was formed at the site previously known as Sungai Renggam and was mostly an oil palm plantation. 1978  Shah Alam was declared the capital of Selangor. 1985 The Shah Alam Lake Gardens, designed by landscape architect Fumiaki Takano, was the first public park to open in Selangor. 1988 Completion of the Blue…

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Safety first at Setia Alam

By Ng Pau Ling This 4,000-acre township is located on the western flank of Shah Alam and adjacent to Klang district. The area formerly known as North Hummock Estate was bought over by S P Setia in 2002. In 2004, S P Setia disposed of 614.26 acres to PKNS which has now branded that locale as Alam…

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Gamuda Land launches ‘Nature Sanctuary, Future City’ themed Gamuda Cove

PETALING JAYA: Gamuda Land unveiled its latest township, Gamuda Cove, earlier today at Menara Gamuda. The 1,530-acre township, with a Gross Development Value (GDV) of RM20bil, is a mixed development consisting of residential, commercial, offices, healthcare, and educational components. According to Gamuda Land general manager Wong Yik Fong, in a press conference, “Three phases of…

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Harmonious living at Kota Kemuning

By Ng Pau Ling Gamuda Land is the leading developer of this 1,854-acre township sited in southern Shah Alam. The developer launched its earliest linked houses in Aranda and Oncidium precincts in August 1995 (partnering with DRB-Hicom Bhd) at the selling price of RM168,000 upwards. Spillover demand from Subang USJ contributed to the growth of Kota Kemuning in its…

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