Quick Reads

Identify the real solid wood (and WIN a prize!)

(Answer question to Win a Solid Wood Pencil Tray! )   By NG PAU LING pauline@thestar.com.my Solid wood is one of the earliest materials for making furniture. Archaeological research tells that in 5B.C. the Ancient Greeks began to carve and build stools, beds and tables from solid wood such as maple and oak. This classic…

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Explore The Future of Microhousing and Parklet

  ThinkCity’s Microhousing and parklet project advocates communal living and rethinks the way to live sustainably in the city. Showcasing their ideas and concepts on future living, ThinkCity features small houses and compartmentalized spaces that would be the norm. The projects are available throughout Medan Pasar from now until Feb 28, come and see the…

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5 basic safety tips for real estate agents
5 basic safety tips for real estate agents  

BY NURUL ASMUI MD AZMI asmui@propwall.com Most real estate agents like to work with people that they had already know and trust. However, there are times when agents have to be in contact with strangers to generate new businesses. Meeting strangers in isolated locations, at odd hours can be the perfect setting for attack. Working…

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A beginner’s guide to mortgage insurance

By JONATHAN ROBERTS CHOOSING the right mortgage insurance may not be a life or death situation, but it is one important life choice. The right insurance might become the life saver for your loved ones when facing the uncertainties of life, while the wrong one will do little to alleviate a difficult financial situation. In…

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6 Things you should consider when taking up a home loan in Malaysia

Buying a house is one of the biggest steps to take in life, but at this point in time, a loan is almost essential in securing your home. Check out these few tips to ensure that you make the best out of your loans. Want to contribute articles to StarProperty.my? Email editor@starproperty.my.

Be smart when buying a house

Planning to buy a house anytime soon? You might want to check out the following reasons on why sometimes its better to wait for awhile more. Click here for the full article.     Download StarProperty.my e-Mag(bit.ly/StarProperty_Emag) for more articles. Want to contribute articles to StarProperty.my? Email editor@starproperty.my.

Paving the way for a brighter Malaysia
Tan Sri Datuk Ter Leong Yap  

THEY say that a leader is one who “knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” With Tan Sri Datuk Ter Leong Yap’s stellar history of paving the way for success wherever he goes, there is indeed no better person to lead the way for Sunsuria Bhd than their ever-passionate Executive Chairman. Born…

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Top 10 most searched areas on Propwall.my in Q2 2017

IT is that time of year again for us to highlight the top 10 most-searched areas on Propwall.my to determine what homebuyers and renters are looking for. There are a few new names on the list, along with some familiar ones. To read the previous list, log on to bit.ly/propwallQ2. 10. Shah Alam Making its…

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Beacons of inspiration
Most Transacted Award (from left) Tech Real Estate team leader Terrence Tih and Star Media Group chief executive officer Datuk Seri Wong Chun Wai.  

By VIKTOR CHONG viktor@mystar.com.my Seasoned property agencies come together to showcase their commitment DESPITE a storm looming over the property horizon, competitors and collaborators alike were all smiles at the StarProperty.my Real Estates Awards 2017. Held on Aug 8, the event was organised by StarProperty.my to showcase the unwavering patience, commitment and stellar services provided by…

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A night of excellence

By VIKTOR CHONG viktor@mystar.com.my Kudos to the winners of the StarProperty.my Real Estate Award 2017 THE night of Aug 8 heralded the top players in the real estate industry as they took to the platform to claim their much-deserved recognition. The StarProperty.my Real Estate Awards Night 2017 (SREA 2017) aimed to showcase the nation’s best…

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