In Depth http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/frontpage en What’s wrong with learning from Singapore’s success in housing? http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1905092/what%E2%80%99s-wrong-learning-singapore%E2%80%99s-success-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://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/singaporehdb.jpg?itok=OLdvBkLi"><a href="/content/1905092/what%E2%80%99s-wrong-learning-singapore%E2%80%99s-success-housing"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/singaporehdb.jpg?itok=OLdvBkLi" width="220" height="146" alt="" /></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>It is incredible how an attempt to improve the Malaysian public housing model, which is totally outdated and no longer feasible, could be viewed in a negative light.</p> </div></div></div> Tue, 31 Jan 2023 09:54:14 +0000 teh.prisca@gmail.com 1905092 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my How FundMyHome did in comparison … let the facts speak for themselves http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1904184/how-fundmyhome-did-comparison-%E2%80%A6-let-facts-speak-themselves <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://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/tongmahathir.jpg?itok=SQQEM9qN"><a href="/content/1904184/how-fundmyhome-did-comparison-%E2%80%A6-let-facts-speak-themselves"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/tongmahathir.jpg?itok=SQQEM9qN" width="220" height="147" alt="" /></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>If we do not innovate and try new ideas, we can never make progress.</p> </div></div></div> Mon, 31 Oct 2022 08:11:52 +0000 teh.prisca@gmail.com 1904184 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Homeownership could be made more affordable if we opened our minds http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1904182/homeownership-could-be-made-more-affordable-if-we-opened-our-minds <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://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/tong%27sportfolio.jpg?itok=QeiE9ccm"><a href="/content/1904182/homeownership-could-be-made-more-affordable-if-we-opened-our-minds"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/tong%27sportfolio.jpg?itok=QeiE9ccm" width="220" height="147" alt="" /></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>he excesses of the past decade, the borrowing binge fuelled by ultra-low interest rates and liquidity, are coming back to bite us, no doubt.</p> </div></div></div> Mon, 31 Oct 2022 07:28:43 +0000 teh.prisca@gmail.com 1904182 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my 'Pink Panther' theme composer’s Malibu home up for sale at US$11.6 million http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1903688/pink-panther-theme-composer%E2%80%99s-malibu-home-sale-us116-million <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://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/mancini_one.jpg?itok=VYsPUM_l"><a href="/content/1903688/pink-panther-theme-composer%E2%80%99s-malibu-home-sale-us116-million"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/mancini_one.jpg?itok=VYsPUM_l" width="220" height="147" alt="" /></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 great composer of unforgettable themes and songs of classic movies, Henry Mancini, has a house in Malibu’s La Costa Beach listed at US$11.6 million (RM52.3 million).</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 16 Sep 2022 00:59:00 +0000 jcchongkoksang1967@gmail.com 1903688 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my What is a duplex house in Malaysia? http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1903028/what-duplex-house-malaysia <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://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/centrus.jpg?itok=A8mGtyrB"><a href="/content/1903028/what-duplex-house-malaysia"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/centrus.jpg?itok=A8mGtyrB" width="220" height="165" alt="" /></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><em>It is two-storey structure in a condo, that offers space and flexibility.</em></p> <p>Imagine buying a two-storey condo unit in your ideal location and at your dream price. Yes, you are reading it ‘just right’ – it has two storeys, and it is called a duplex unit, that comes with extra space for you on the upper floor.</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 15 Jul 2022 04:43:00 +0000 wailun.chin 1903028 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Of property headwinds and wealth creation http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1903031/property-headwinds-and-wealth-creation <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://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/reit-2_20210413113933_123rf_2_0.jpg?itok=qll6_pIu"><a href="/content/1903031/property-headwinds-and-wealth-creation"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/reit-2_20210413113933_123rf_2_0.jpg?itok=qll6_pIu" width="220" height="147" alt="" /></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 reality, it is not just gloom and doom. There are office and retail centres that continue to enjoy high occupancies and this could be attributed to reasons such as their respective unique offerings like a strategic location, easy connectivity and profile of tenants. Last but certainly not least, providing a safe conducive working or shopping environment matters ant his is something that can only be achieved with top-in-class maintenance of the spaces.</p> </div></div></div> Tue, 12 Jul 2022 10:02:54 +0000 0123336978 1903031 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Resurrection of EOT: Old wine in new bottles? http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1902959/resurrection-eot-old-wine-new-bottles <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://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/gavel_123rf.com__68.jpg?itok=8ut0hI7e"><a href="/content/1902959/resurrection-eot-old-wine-new-bottles"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/gavel_123rf.com__68.jpg?itok=8ut0hI7e" width="220" height="147" alt="" /></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 seems to be an ongoing attempt at circumventing the Federal Court decision –through invoking a different provision in the HDA to allow the authorities to again extend the deadline for delivery of vacant possession or move the goalposts, thereby denying the house buyers their rights to receive their houses on time as stipulated in the sale and purchase agreements, and correspondingly their rights to receive liquidated ascertained damages (LAD) for such delays.  </p> </div></div></div> Thu, 07 Jul 2022 02:00:00 +0000 0123336978 1902959 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Readers’ Response - Victims Malaysia says e-SPA reduces cost and benefits homebuyers http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1902856/readers%E2%80%99-response-victims-malaysia-says-e-spa-reduces-cost-and-benefits-homebuyers <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://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/abandoned_tem_0.jpg?itok=pmG9RIxj"><a href="/content/1902856/readers%E2%80%99-response-victims-malaysia-says-e-spa-reduces-cost-and-benefits-homebuyers"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/abandoned_tem_0.jpg?itok=pmG9RIxj" width="220" height="127" alt="" /></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>Victims Malaysia (VM) had hoped that HBA would support the KPKT (Housing and Local Government Ministry) initiative as it benefits the purchasers and stimulates the current gloomy housing industry.</p> </div></div></div> Mon, 13 Jun 2022 07:55:48 +0000 0123336978 1902856 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Baffled over eSPA http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1902817/baffled-over-espa <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://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/shutterstock_2149171661-low_0.jpg?itok=834N5wZM"><a href="/content/1902817/baffled-over-espa"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/shutterstock_2149171661-low_0.jpg?itok=834N5wZM" width="220" height="131" alt="Pic by Shutterstock" /></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 Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT) has recently introduced an online platform called Housing Integrated Management System (HIMS), a single-entry system to replace the existing BLESS, IDAMAN and e-Pemaju, all of which are now rendered redundant (pun intended).</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 09 Jun 2022 23:00:00 +0000 0123336978 1902817 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Rising number of ‘sick’ housing projects adds to housing woes http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1902793/rising-number-%E2%80%98sick%E2%80%99-housing-projects-adds-housing-woes <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://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/shutterstock_2141266287-low_0.jpg?itok=guidDkOt"><a href="/content/1902793/rising-number-%E2%80%98sick%E2%80%99-housing-projects-adds-housing-woes"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/s3/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/shutterstock_2141266287-low_0.jpg?itok=guidDkOt" width="220" height="147" alt="" /></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>A “sick housing project” is defined by the Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT)’s portal as one that has been delayed by more than 30% compared to its scheduled progress or one whose sale and purchase agreement (SPA) has lapsed.</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 03 Jun 2022 07:51:35 +0000 0123336978 1902793 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my