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Improving the inclusiveness of Malaysia’s cities
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Industry experts gather to discuss challenges and solutions Kuala Lumpur, 23 May 2017 – A group of industry experts from diverse backgrounds gathered at RUANG by Think City in the heart of Kuala Lumpur to discuss on the topic of “Building Inclusive Communities”. Organized by Nextdor Property Communications Sdn Bhd and design studio Sufficiencyty, the…

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The I.K.O.N strategy to buy your home
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PETALING JAYA: Knowledge (Ilmu), Finance (Kewangan), Objective and Networking. The concepts of IKON stand as a highly effective formula to achieve success, according to Aliy Group of Companies founder and chief executive officer Mohd Ali Majis. Majis said it is important to do extensive research before purchasing a home, as the knowledge is crucial in…

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Hold on to your earnings
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Youth should save more and spend less of their earnings to increase their chances of buying their first home, according to Khalil Adis, author of “Property Buying for Gen-Y”. He said some youngsters in Malaysia live like there’s no tomorrow. They buy coffee at expensive outlets for the sake of “looking rich” among their friends….

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Generating income from abroad.
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S P Setia sustains through its foreign offerings. Viknesh Ashley Clarence SETIA ALAM: S P Setia Bhd held its 42nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Setia Convention Centre today. At the event, company representatives shared highlights that would provide a better picture of its top management, future plans, and revenue goals as well as…

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A university city to call home
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CNM Estates brings an upmarket waterfront development to Malaysians By Viknesh Ashley Looking to secure a property in the United Kingdom? Look no further as CNM Estates offers Verto, a contemporary canal side development that will soon rise at the heart of Reading. Reading, a university city with a multinational community, are surrounded by a…

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Go to Sogo – you may win a condo
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PETALING JAYA: StarProperty.my is offering a bigger “wow” factor with its Win A Home (WAH) campaign at the Konvensyen Hartanah fair at KL Sogo. Those who buy any property showcased at the bumiputra property exhibition, which is held from Thursday till Sunday, will have a chance to win a half-a-million ringgit condo during the WAH…

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The new age of home-sharing
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Home-sharing making its mark in the travel industry. By YOGANESWARI VELLUSAMY Why is couchsurfing a successful concept? In just 10 years, room letting website has become a force to be reckoned with when it comes to holiday accommodation. In Malaysia’s property investment scenario, many of the investors are looking on alternative ways to lease out…

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The do’s and don’ts of selling a home
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BY CATHY HOBBS When it comes time to prepare a home for sale, there are a number of quick and affordable fixes that can help seal the deal, while some so-called improvements may sink a sale. When it’s time to put your home on the market, there are some definite do’s and don’ts. DO: Give…

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Running out of space to keep your kitchen utensils?
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BY CINDY DAMPIER Kitchen overflowing? Try modern take on Julia Child-style pegboard Great storage solutions are born in one of two ways: in a frantic effort to make sense of an ever-expanding universe of things, or as a surrender to the knowledge that space is, in the end, limited. In the case of most of…

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Property agents to receive recognition
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StarProperty.my Real Estate Awards 2017 to take flight By VIKNESH ASHLEY CLARENCE For the very first time, StarProperty.my will be hosting an awards event that would reward and highlight the endeavors of real estate agents that go the extra mile for their clients. The awards is named The StarProperty.my Real Estate Awards 2017, created by…

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