In Depth http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/frontpage en Consumer spending to wither from 4Q http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1424176/consumer-spending-wither-4q <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/ret_3_0.jpg?nIKyWEXizdm.u_FFRHl2BCooAtRTXzMK&amp;itok=cdwnx2Uj"><a href="/content/1424176/consumer-spending-wither-4q"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/ret_3_0.jpg?nIKyWEXizdm.u_FFRHl2BCooAtRTXzMK&amp;itok=cdwnx2Uj" width="220" height="148" alt="ret_3.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>But it will still fuel growth, albeit at a slower pace compared with 2Q — economists</p> </div></div></div> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 02:13:31 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1424176 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Bedraggled, displaced Americans long to return home after hurricane http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1424246/bedraggled-displaced-americans-long-return-home-after-hurricane <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/063_1034838512_0.jpg?edK_LR8mEKrIA0Q6peNZSXwgKKklWQf3&amp;itok=agEAVGHh"><a href="/content/1424246/bedraggled-displaced-americans-long-return-home-after-hurricane"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/063_1034838512_0.jpg?edK_LR8mEKrIA0Q6peNZSXwgKKklWQf3&amp;itok=agEAVGHh" width="220" height="160" alt="063_1034838512.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>"Everybody wants to go home," said Dianna van Horne, a Red Cross worker helping some of the hundreds of thousands of Americans driven to this shelter near the state capital Raleigh by the torrential rains and storm surge that devastated the coast. </p> </div></div></div> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:00:00 +0000 jianwyn.lam@bizedge.com 1424246 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Paramount introduces Co-labs http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1423258/paramount-introduces-co-labs <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/colabs_entrance-edited.jpg?wSrRuTHqb00MxLEKVYXhgnCOi1Pc0ttW&amp;itok=j1S4wt3x"><a href="/content/1423258/paramount-introduces-co-labs"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/colabs_entrance-edited.jpg?wSrRuTHqb00MxLEKVYXhgnCOi1Pc0ttW&amp;itok=j1S4wt3x" width="220" height="121" alt="colabs_entrance-edited.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Co-labs The Starling is the latest and to date, the biggest co-working office by Paramount Coworking, a subsidiary of Paramount Group.</p> </div></div></div> Sat, 15 Sep 2018 00:30:00 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1423258 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Batu Caves: Potential for redevelopment? http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1423241/batu-caves-potential-redevelopment <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>It may be popular among tourists but how attractive is the area to property investors and homebuyers? </p> </div></div></div> Fri, 14 Sep 2018 19:30:00 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1423241 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my An inception of orient-inspired grace http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1423220/inception-orient-inspired-grace <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/jadehills_v3.jpg?4TQO6Ewk53q_yovy7E2JoRB.Aa4YlDo6&amp;itok=vgApHq1H"><a href="/content/1423220/inception-orient-inspired-grace"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/jadehills_v3.jpg?4TQO6Ewk53q_yovy7E2JoRB.Aa4YlDo6&amp;itok=vgApHq1H" width="220" height="101" alt="jadehills_v3.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Inspired, Gamuda Land has embodied the oriental art in its 338-acre township called Jade Hills in Kajang, Selangor. The low-density neighbourhood balances premium residences with a lush greenscape complemented by tranquil lakes and gentle hills.</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 14 Sep 2018 02:21:24 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1423220 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Sunway likely to meet sales target due to good take-up rates http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1423211/sunway-likely-meet-sales-target-due-good-take-rates <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/sunway_group_8.jpg?qt9kfEClhWkybZDJn86QzLZj1Q5NcoT6&amp;itok=EKTE7bmw"><a href="/content/1423211/sunway-likely-meet-sales-target-due-good-take-rates"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/sunway_group_8.jpg?qt9kfEClhWkybZDJn86QzLZj1Q5NcoT6&amp;itok=EKTE7bmw" width="220" height="96" alt="sunway_group.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>We laud Sunway for its land banking activity in Singapore as they are one of the few developers in town that is landbanking instead of selling land as seen in other developers weathering the weak property sentiment in Malaysia.</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 14 Sep 2018 02:03:15 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1423211 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Aiming for zero: cities, companies ramp up climate goals http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1423235/aiming-zero-cities-companies-ramp-climate-goals <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/the-golden-gate-bridge-1956459_1280_0.jpg?Ht3IBpT46lDSxUjOLX8gGWCdAgXJ8eQt&amp;itok=yWi1mpO1"><a href="/content/1423235/aiming-zero-cities-companies-ramp-climate-goals"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/the-golden-gate-bridge-1956459_1280_0.jpg?Ht3IBpT46lDSxUjOLX8gGWCdAgXJ8eQt&amp;itok=yWi1mpO1" width="220" height="124" alt="the-golden-gate-bridge-1956459_1280.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The mayors, governors, and CEOs from around the world have stepped into the climate breach with concrete action as UN talks to implement the Paris climate treaty falter, and President Donald Trump dismantles US policies to curb greenhouse gas emissions.</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 13 Sep 2018 16:00:00 +0000 jianwyn.lam@bizedge.com 1423235 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my The Malaysian vision — ‘To create a better society with our existence’ http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1422922/malaysian-vision-%E2%80%94-%E2%80%98-create-better-society-our-existence%E2%80%99 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/forestcity_salegallery_lyy_tep.jpg?MxMsgz5Ua_2bpqthdMYgkkLI1Ya9IiMw&amp;itok=2s2jGh0p"><a href="/content/1422922/malaysian-vision-%E2%80%94-%E2%80%98-create-better-society-our-existence%E2%80%99"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/forestcity_salegallery_lyy_tep.jpg?MxMsgz5Ua_2bpqthdMYgkkLI1Ya9IiMw&amp;itok=2s2jGh0p" width="220" height="147" alt="forestcity_salegallery_lyy_tep.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Through property development, Country Garden aims to help promote social progress by establishing quality houses and lifestyles through its advanced construction technology and top-notch property management services.</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:14:33 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1422922 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my REITs expected to be active in greenfield, brownfield projects http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1422740/reits-expected-be-active-greenfield-brownfield-projects <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/32622717_s_0.jpg?27si3YSgWZw5QOZv3AHJum06i_KfqMX1&amp;itok=-lx5KtYZ"><a href="/content/1422740/reits-expected-be-active-greenfield-brownfield-projects"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/32622717_s_0.jpg?27si3YSgWZw5QOZv3AHJum06i_KfqMX1&amp;itok=-lx5KtYZ" width="220" height="147" alt="32622717_s.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Our top pick for the sector is Sunway REIT (Buy; TP: RM1.93) due to its positive earnings outlook. We believe its retail division will continue to spur earnings growth going forward while the office segment may rebound from its previous low. </p> </div></div></div> Thu, 13 Sep 2018 03:06:49 +0000 vanessa.gnanasurian@edgeprop.my 1422740 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Construction landscape likely to remain challenging http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1422735/construction-landscape-likely-remain-challenging <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/46592750_s_0.jpg?G24_Bz0Mj4qJvIwFMG58rv.TCNHEM_N4&amp;itok=Lf5dZOCH"><a href="/content/1422735/construction-landscape-likely-remain-challenging"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/46592750_s_0.jpg?G24_Bz0Mj4qJvIwFMG58rv.TCNHEM_N4&amp;itok=Lf5dZOCH" width="220" height="147" alt="46592750_s.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>We expect overall margin to remain at a low in the second half (2H) as contractors may continue to be prudent in terms of margin recognition. Industry players are aiming for jobs in Sarawak as emphasis will be placed on state water and rural road projects. </p> </div></div></div> Thu, 13 Sep 2018 02:56:04 +0000 vanessa.gnanasurian@edgeprop.my 1422735 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my