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Thursday, 04 Apr 2019 12:04 PM

Maintenance charges for stratified mixed development projects

Contributed by property valuer Mary Lau heartofproperty@gmail.comThe question of whether a uniform rate should be used or not in a mixed development project  during the Joint Management Body (JMB) period has been an ongoing debate. Strata Management Act 2013 (SMA) Sec 60 (3b) provides for...

Monday, 01 Apr 2019 17:04 PM

Platinum Victory unveils sports-themed residence in Old Klang Road

(from right) Platinum Victory Sdn Bhd executive director Gan Yee Hin, along with executive director Gary Gan and senior manager of branding and marketing Vincent Seow with the scale model of the soon to be launched Platinum Arena development.PETALING JAYA: Property developer Platinum Victory Sdn...

Saturday, 09 Mar 2019 09:03 AM

Gabungan AQRS Bhd: Living a quality life in Johor Bahru city centre and Puchong

Redefining luxury at The PEAK and E’island Lake Haven ResidenceMeasuring luxury from a different perspective, Gabungan AQRS Bhd is all set to bring hilltop living and lakeside dwelling to a new height in Johor Bahru city centre.Luxury, to Gabungan AQRS is more than the usage of expensive...

Thursday, 17 Jan 2019 17:01 PM

Interesting property nuggets from the StarProperty.my survey

By Tharmini Kenas tharmini@thestar.com.myGOOD news for developers and the property market: the majority of the 3,000 respondents in the latest StarProperty.my Buyers’ Sentiment Survey are keen to make a purchase in 2019. At the same time, they show a reluctance to rent properties for the long...

Friday, 04 Jan 2019 11:01 AM

i-Park @ Indahpura by AME Development | Property Shot Episode 14

Industrial estates are usually portrayed as dirty and not environmentally friendly. However, AME Development in Johor have decided to challenge this perception.Built by AME Development, i-Park is a clean, ‘green’ integrated industrial park which specialises in the design of high-quality Green...

Thursday, 03 Jan 2019 16:01 PM

Buyers keen on buying properties in 2019

Survey respondents consider pricing first and security second as top deciding factorsBy Tharmini Kenas tharmini@thestar.com.myGOOD news for developers and the property market: the majority of the 3,000 respondents in the latest StarProperty.my Buyers’ Sentiment Survey are keen to make a purchase...

Thursday, 20 Dec 2018 10:12 AM

Ask Me Anything:Tips for property investment in 2019

Compiled by: Tharmini Kenas tharmini@thestar.com.my & Aiza Akmaliah akma@mystar.com.myAsk Me Anything is a platform for readers to ask about all things property. If you have any inquiries, key in your questions at bit.ly/AskMeAnythingProperty.Total Realty head of marketing Dr. Kho Chng Guan...

Monday, 17 Dec 2018 16:12 PM

Question of the year: Should You Buy a Property?

Discussing the benefits and downsides of buying a propertyContributed by CompareHero.myTo buy or not to buy, that is the question. Purchasing a property is not an easy decision to make as it requires long-term financial commitment upon acquiring the property. The process involves a significant...

Friday, 14 Dec 2018 17:12 PM

Goodbye 2018, Welcome 2019!

2018 property market roundups and outlook for 2019Contributed by Khalil AdisThe 10th of May was a watershed moment in Malaysia as it marked the first change of government in the country’s history.Since 1957, Malaysia was previously under the Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition, however, the high cost...

Monday, 10 Dec 2018 18:12 PM

Exploiting digital technology to prevent cities from declining

Cities decline if not planned holistically and diversified in a proactive manner - ArupBy Tharmini Kenas tharmini@thestar.com.myThe disruption of digital technology has brought a new wave of changes to communities, towns and cities. How are we going to manoeuvre through massive traffic jams that...

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