The state of Malaysian housing supply





  • Number of launches comprises properties launched in 3Q2018
  • Property overhang comprises units that are completed with the Certificate of Completion and Compliance /Temporary Certificate of Fitness for Occupation (TCF) but remained unsold for more than nine months from the date of launch or after 1st Jan 1997
  • Existing stock are units that have been issued with the certificate of fitness (CF) or TCF prior to the review period 
  • Incoming supply comprises units where physical construction works are in progress including starts and CF/TCF which have not been issued during the review period
  • Planned supply comprises units with building plan approval obtained within a review quarter. The units have not started physical construction works
  • Future supply comprises incoming supply and planned supply


  1. Property consultant: Stop building serviced apartments in Johor Bahru
  2. Home prices in Kuala Lumpur 'contract three quarters in a row': Report
  3. Selangor, KL and Melaka lead in deals above RM10m in 2018