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W Kuala Lumpur makes its foray
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Luxury boutique hotel tapping into the city’s cultural diversity to pamper its clients Owned by Tropicana Corporation Bhd, W Kuala Lumpur is designed to embody the city’s towering skyline while exuding the youthful vibe of its urbanites. Though unorthodox and unconventional, W Kuala Lumpur remains committed to the metropolitan’s heritage of cultural diversity as reflected…

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Make your way towards home ownership in 2019
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Gamuda Land’s GL H.O.M.E (Home Ownership Made Easy) campaign aims to help buyers materialise their dreams by providing various financing options to bridge the differential sum between the purchase price and buyer’s end financing loan amount. First-time home buyers, upgraders and investors alike are facing issues such as difficulties to get a 90% housing loan…

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Championing women safety at the Capital of Creation
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CYBERJAYA: Recently in 2019, Setia Haruman Sdn Bhd has been working with stakeholders to enhance the liveability of Cyberjaya, including promoting and developing Cyberjaya as a global tech hub that serves the growing needs of its population and improving the safety and security of its residents. Cyberjaya is also backed by an efficient safety ecosystem…

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StarProperty.my Awards 2019: A celebration of builders and ideas
Jesselton Waterfront Holdings Sdn Bhd executive chairman Tan Sri David Chu (centre) and his team with The Borneo
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Developers uphold core values for success as they face tomorrow’s challenges By Viktor Chong viktorchong@thestar.com.my THE StarProperty.my Awards Night 2019 brought together renowned property developers, industry experts, bankers and stakeholders from across the nation under one roof. The event was more than a celebration; the many interesting personalities and perceptive minds spoke of what it…

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Asean Property Awards 2018/2019 Honours The Best Property Developers, Hotels And Agents
Ministry of Housing and Local Government Zuraida Kamaruddin (middle) alongside the award recipients  

  PETALING JAYA: 50 award titles were presented to various developers, hotels and agents during the inaugural Des Prix Infinitus Asean Property Awards Gala Night recently. Hosting its first initiative in Malaysia, Des Prix Infinitus Asean Property Awards focuses on the Malaysian property and service sector, acting as a platform for developers to connect and…

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StarProperty.my Awards 2019: Pushing the boundaries
Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin, (sixth from right) with the All-Star Award: Top Ranked Developers at StarProperty.my 2019 Awards on Wednesday. Also present is, Star Media Group chairman Datuk Fu Ah Kiow, (eighth from left) and Star Media Group advisor Datuk Seri Wong Chun Wai (fifth from right). The winners are, (from left) Sime Darby Property Berhad chief operating officer of township development Datuk Wan Hashimi Albakri Wan Ahmad Amin Jaffri, Malaysian Resources Corporation Berhad (MRCB) group chief operating officer Kwan Joon Hoe, Gamuda Berhad deputy group managing director Mohammed Rashdan Yusof. Also, Sunway Property deputy managing director Tan Wee Bee, Paramount Property chief executive officer Beh Chun Chong, Tropicana Corporation Berhad managing director Ngian Siew Siong, S P Setia Berhad president and chief executive officer Datuk Khor Chap Jen. 
(Fourth from right is), LBS Bina Group Berhad executive director Datuk Cynthia Lim, SkyWorld Development Sdn Berhad founder and  

All-Star developers focus on listening to customers to deliver superior value By Viktor Chong viktorchong@thestar.com.my THE All-Star: Top-Ranked Developer Award is the greatest acknowledgment for the nation’s top developers. This year’s 11 stalwart winners were chosen based on a set of parameters after two gruelling days of meticulous vetting by a panel of judges, with Hong…

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Leveraging on neighbours’ strengths is key for PropNex
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysia is seen as an attractive business opportunity for Singapore-based real estate agency PropNex as the company aims to grow and establish themselves in the local property market. PropNex chief executive officer Ismail Gafoor said that the move was to capitalise on the investments made by both countries in each other with Malaysians…

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StarProperty.my Awards 2019: What the experts say
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Tips and thoughts on the way ahead for property development By Viktor Chong viktorchong@thestar.com.my IT was no easy task to determine the cream of the crop. The list of winners was finalised after two days of intense judging and presentations. Developments of all sizes and designs – high-rise, landed and integrated – were subjected to…

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Sime Darby receives two prestigious awards at StarProperty.my Awards 2019
Proud recipient of the All-Star Award presented by Housing and Local Government Minister YB Zuraida.  

KUALA LUMPUR: Sime Darby Property Bhd bags two prestigious awards at the StarProperty.my Awards 2019 held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, recently. The developer won the All-Star Top Ranked Developers of the Year Award and the Happy Buyer Award for Gateway 16 commercial development in Bandar Bukit Raja. “We are proud to be honoured…

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House rules in strata-title properties
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Contributed by property valuer Mary Lau   heartofproperty@gmail.com House rules are necessary unless you are living alone.  In a strata title property such as a condominium, residents are governed by the house rules and new ones made at the annual general meeting (AGM). How do these rules come about? The signing of the sale and purchase…

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