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Compiled by: Tharmini Kenas tharmini@thestar.com.myAsk Me Anything is a platform for all readers to ask about all things property. If you have any inquiries, key in your questions http://bit.ly/AskMeAnythingProperty .As ancient Chinese discipline that exists for thousands of years, Feng Shui...

By Ng Pau Ling pauline@thestar.com.myTHE advent of an international sporting event led to the successful transformation of Bukit Jalil, with an increasing number of developers arriving at the scene.The pioneerBerjaya Land Bhd, the pioneer developer in Bukit Jalil. It started in the early 1990s by...

Registration of Awards open until July 25 (Wednesday). Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar cutting the cake for his birthday celebration while Star Media Group chairman Datuk Fu Ah Kiow (left) and Star Media Group managing director and chief executive officer Datuk Seri Wong...

PETALING JAYA: With the aim to showcase the region’s finest real estate industry talents, boosting awareness and highlighting top quality agencies, agents and services, StarProperty.my Real Estate Awards (SREA) 2018 is now open for registration. The SREA premiered in 2017 and had played a...

By Viktor Chong viktorchong@thestar.com.myTHERE are many ways to solve an issue. As adults, we attempt a diplomatic solution for all our problems. However, when other means are exhausted, it is useful to know how one could take legal actions against difficult neighbours.Messrs Eunice Tan & Partners...

By Tharmini Kenas, Aisyah Suwardi, Ng Pau Ling and Hakim HassanBringing the general public closer to affordable housingTHE Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT) recently announced its intention to submit a proposal to streamline the affordable housing projects in Malaysia under one programme...

Find out by using three formulas to calculate your level of affordabilityBy Ng Pau Ling pauline@thestar.com.my    Related topic: Ownership on the horizonRelated topic: Affordable issue across the globe

From Bogeumjari housing in S. Korea to leasing of public land in Turkey, many countries are focusing on affordable housingBy Tharmini Kenas tharmini@thestar.com.my IT’S easy to assume that challenging housing matters in Malaysia are unique, but you’d be surprised at how similar lives in other...

By Viktor Chong viktorchong@thestar.com.myThis housing project in Kampung Koskan Tambahan, Sungai Choh in Rawang has been abandoned for 17 years.AS WE all know, the Malaysian housing policy uses the age-old “Sell then Build” concept. In other words, developers get to sell the housing units to...

By Viktor Chong viktorchong@thestar.com.myWHAT happens to your housing loan when you die?Or more specifically, what would happen to your spouse should you pass away without settling the housing loan?Previously, Messrs Eunice Tan & Partners founder Eunice Tan Mui Lee answered such legalities from a...

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