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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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3 leading KL property hotspots for investment
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BY LOANSTREET.COM.MY NOWADAYS, with rising costs and decreasing land availability, you’d be hard-pressed to find a good property to buy or invest in. Those that are in a good location and have plenty of available amenities, while still positioned in the affordability range, are few and far between. Enter integrated developments and their advantageous concept…

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Are there still properties below RM300,000 in Greater Klang Valley?
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BY LOANSTREET.COM.MY WE recently touched on the topic of the Perumahan 1Malaysia (PR1MA) initiative and how it has helped many citizens own their first home. The rising cost of living was not the only concern on the minds of Malaysians, so the PR1MA Act 2012 was a welcomed decision. Properties that came with a price tag…

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6 Good reasons to invest in property
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Property is always a market that’s trending, it has its highs and lows, but no one ever stops investing in it. Read up on these reasons on why you should consider property investment. Follow us on Wechat or Facebook for the latest updates. Download StarProperty.my e-Mag(bit.ly/StarProperty_Emag) for more articles. Want to contribute articles to StarProperty.my?…

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6 Things you should consider when taking up a home loan in Malaysia
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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. Follow us on Wechat or Facebook for the latest updates. Download…

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Shah Alam on the right track to green city status, says mayor
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SHAH Alam City Council’s (MBSA) move towards achieving a low-carbon and green city status is progressing well, said Shah Alam mayor Datuk Ahmad Zaharin Mohd Saad. He said the city council’s initiative in educating the public, especially hawkers and traders, on the zero-plastic campaign reflected the effectiveness of its various initiatives towards the green city…

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30 homes benefit from anniversary initiative
Courts Malaysia marketing director Low Bee Yin (second row, in yellow T-shirt) and staff volunteers with children from Pusat Jagaan Kanak-Kanak Istimewa Lagenda, Klang. (Right) Courts Malaysia staff volunteers giving the interior of Rumah Kasih Sayang in Rawang a fresh coat of paint.  

COURTS Malaysia has concluded a special 30th anniversary initiative under its Rumah Amal Courts corporate social responsibility (CSR) programme. Thirty homes in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor, serving the needs of children, the elderly and those with special needs, received special makeovers with donations and contributions of furniture and home essentials totalling RM125,000. More than 3,800…

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Maximising returns through home sharing
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BY VIKNESH ASHLEY CLARENCE BUYING property for investment requires one to find ways to generate an income. Renting out the unit is what most would do to maximise the return on investment. Another option is home sharing, where two or more unrelated people share a dwelling with each retaining a private space. “The home sharing…

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Homebuyers get rebates for properties bought during three-month period
Rose Lai (left) receiving a mock cheque on behalf of grand-prize winner Ho from Gamuda Land marketing and sales general manager Simon Phang at Bukit Bantayan Residences, Kota Kinabalu  

NINETY prizes were given out to those who bought their Gamuda Land properties between Nov 25, 2016 and Feb 28 this year. Ho Vui Khiong, who bought a Bukit Bantayan Residences unit in Kota Kinabalu, and joint buyers Ng Qing-Mim and Tan Mei Fong who bought a unit in Horizon Hills, Iskandar Puteri Johor, won…

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