In Depth http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/frontpage en Housing market likely to remain challenging http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1460831/housing-market-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/apartment_20190110105018_theedgemarkets_0.jpg?null&amp;itok=Boa8WK0e"><a href="/content/1460831/housing-market-likely-remain-challenging"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/apartment_20190110105018_theedgemarkets_0.jpg?null&amp;itok=Boa8WK0e" width="220" height="147" alt="apartment_20190110105018_theedgemarkets.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 do not see much room for housing loan growth given the existing low interest rate environment, limited buyer’s affordability and possible interest rate hike.</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 10 Jan 2019 05:26:53 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1460831 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Job wins seen providing 2-year earnings visibility for Sapura Energy http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1460443/job-wins-seen-providing-2-year-earnings-visibility-sapura-energy <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/sapura-energy-1_31102018.jpg?null&amp;itok=sNEllbu7"><a href="/content/1460443/job-wins-seen-providing-2-year-earnings-visibility-sapura-energy"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/sapura-energy-1_31102018.jpg?null&amp;itok=sNEllbu7" width="220" height="147" alt="sapura-energy-1_31102018.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>PublicInvest Research: Maintain outperform with an unchanged target price of 46 sen</p> </div></div></div> Wed, 09 Jan 2019 04:49:51 +0000 vanessa.gnanasurian@edgeprop.my 1460443 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Economy may be slowing http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1459831/economy-may-be-slowing <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/20181019_peo_deputyminister,ministryofinternationaltradeandindustrydr.ongkianming2_sy.jpg?null&amp;itok=9lO3xy7d"><a href="/content/1459831/economy-may-be-slowing"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/20181019_peo_deputyminister,ministryofinternationaltradeandindustrydr.ongkianming2_sy.jpg?null&amp;itok=9lO3xy7d" width="220" height="147" alt="20181019_peo_deputyminister,ministryofinternationaltradeandindustrydr.ongkianming2_sy.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 economy may be slowing but a recession is not in the horizon.</p> </div></div></div> Mon, 07 Jan 2019 03:46:57 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1459831 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Advancecon plans big strides in Sarawak http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1459792/advancecon-plans-big-strides-sarawak <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/advancecon_holdings_1.jpg?null&amp;itok=O3mDfvQa"><a href="/content/1459792/advancecon-plans-big-strides-sarawak"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/advancecon_holdings_1.jpg?null&amp;itok=O3mDfvQa" width="220" height="147" alt="advancecon_holdings.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>Group plans to tender for over RM2 billion worth of contracts there</p> </div></div></div> Mon, 07 Jan 2019 02:01:42 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1459792 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Envisioning future homes on planet Mars http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1459278/envisioning-future-homes-planet-mars <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/mars2.jpg?null&amp;itok=aIlI7psp"><a href="/content/1459278/envisioning-future-homes-planet-mars"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/mars2.jpg?null&amp;itok=aIlI7psp" width="220" height="128" alt="mars2.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>“In the near future, our home planet earth may suffer further decline and shortage of natural resources.”</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 04 Jan 2019 05:55:43 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1459278 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my The best time to buy your first home http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1459177/best-time-buy-your-first-home <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/calll_1.jpg?null&amp;itok=P9-R6XDL"><a href="/content/1459177/best-time-buy-your-first-home"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/calll_1.jpg?null&amp;itok=P9-R6XDL" width="156" height="220" alt="calll.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>“This is the best time to pick up bargains as property is a long-term investment and the market will eventually recover. Look for properties which are well connected, and located in a neighbourhood with good access to amenities.”</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 04 Jan 2019 04:02:54 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1459177 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my CMMT earnings expected to rebound from FY19 http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1459120/cmmt-earnings-expected-rebound-fy19 <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/cmmt_5.jpg?null&amp;itok=aN4gMuxe"><a href="/content/1459120/cmmt-earnings-expected-rebound-fy19"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/cmmt_5.jpg?null&amp;itok=aN4gMuxe" width="220" height="147" alt="cmmt.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>Potential catalyst includes stronger-than-expected rental reversion and better occupancies would lift earnings.</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 04 Jan 2019 02:08:41 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1459120 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Mah Sing outlook promising with focus on affordable housing http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1459112/mah-sing-outlook-promising-focus-affordable-housing <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/mahsing_33.jpg?null&amp;itok=MjXmAIJm"><a href="/content/1459112/mah-sing-outlook-promising-focus-affordable-housing"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/mahsing_33.jpg?null&amp;itok=MjXmAIJm" width="220" height="112" alt="mahsing_33.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>Its quick turnaround business model limits its exposure to land withholding risks, resulting in better cash flow management.</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:57:25 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1459112 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my M’sian REITs could become market darlings in 2019 http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1458814/m%E2%80%99sian-reits-could-become-market-darlings-2019 <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/39929228_s_0.jpg?null&amp;itok=pW5HEuEC"><a href="/content/1458814/m%E2%80%99sian-reits-could-become-market-darlings-2019"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/39929228_s_0.jpg?null&amp;itok=pW5HEuEC" width="220" height="147" alt="39929228_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>Analyst: With expectations of no rate rise, prospects will be slightly better than in 2018.</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 03 Jan 2019 03:06:44 +0000 vanessa.gnanasurian@edgeprop.my 1458814 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Spanish 'ghost towns' slowly come to life http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1458148/spanish-ghost-towns-slowly-come-life <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/spain_2.jpg?null&amp;itok=F1QpBIlZ"><a href="/content/1458148/spanish-ghost-towns-slowly-come-life"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/spain_2.jpg?null&amp;itok=F1QpBIlZ" width="220" height="154" alt="spain_2.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>"There were days when I did not come across anyone."</p> </div></div></div> Mon, 31 Dec 2018 02:43:45 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1458148 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my