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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
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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
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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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What’s next for commercial property investment?
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CONTRIBUTED BY CHRISTOPHER LIM CEO, TRITERRA SDN BHD The Evolving Trend in Commercial Spaces WHEN it comes to property investment, the number of investors choosing to invest in strata office investment, let alone commercial property, is too few and far between. Understandably, very few strata offices are available in the market today, leaving most investors less…

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What makes a property hotspot?
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BY LOANSTREET.COM.MY PROPERTY investors will always tell you to buy properties that are located in a hotspot, and many of them will tell you that the best properties are always located in the Golden Triangle. In Kuala Lumpur, the Golden Triangle refers to the areas between Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya and Bangsar. Click here to…

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The future of eco-living in Malaysia
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BY LOANSTREET.COM.MY THE ozone layer is thinning, the climate is changing, global warming is becoming more critical, and it is predicted that by the year 2018 the North Pole will completely disappear. Sounds like pretty bleak news to us, so what can property developers do to reduce their carbon footprints and compensate for the pollution…

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6 important questions to finding the right realtor
Ask them as many hard-hitting questions as you possibly can to ensure you hit the right agent for you.  

BY LOANSTREET.COM.MY IF you’re looking to sell your property, even in a softening market, it’s possible to do so and still make a neat profit. All you’d need is an amazing listing agent! What are some of the ways which you can weed out the good from the lacklustre? You can start out by getting…

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Why Malaysians are reconsidering investing in Melbourne
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CONTRIBUTED BY JULIE SCOTT The latest prediction that Malaysians will reconsider investing in Australia comes off the back of another prediction in 2016 by Jon Ellis, founder of Investorist who suggested Chinese property investments would fall by $15 billion by the end of the year. Overpriced properties, growing taxes and stamp duties, and the banks’ reluctance…

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What can you do to sell your house at a higher price?
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CONTRIBUTED BY VICKY HOW SELLING a property is no longer an easy task. With the upcoming supply of houses available in the market, a purchaser has choices and hence it is advisable for purchasers to analyse on the property before buying it. In order to sell the property at a higher price, the seller needs…

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