BOVAEP should work with KPKT, COB to protect JMBs, MCs

PETALING JAYA (Jan 15): The Board of Valuers, Appraisers, Estate Agents and Property Managers (BOVAEP) should work with the Ministry of Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government (KPKT) and commissioner of buildings (COB) to ensure that Joint Management Bodies (JMBs) and Management Committees (MCs) are protected from unscrupulous property managers, said Henry Butcher Malaysia (Mont’Kiara) Sdn Bhd executive director Low Hon Keong.

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Budget 2018 trains eyes on rental market

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 27): Budget 2018’s  proposals to stimulate the housing rental market could  mark the beginning of a greater focus on the rental market in the near future, according to Laurelcap Sdn Bhd executive director Stanley Toh.

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Burning questions

ANTHONY LEE TEE Architect Centre Sdn Bhd, accredited architect and trainer What are the chances of a fire incident occuring at a high-rise residential building compared with a mixed development (residences atop a commercial podium)? If poorly managed, all types of properties are at risk due to faulty fire protection and fire-fighting equipment, obstructions in staircases and defective fire doors, which render them unsafe.

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Are we living dangerously?

One common practice among homeowners once they’ve received the keys to their new homes is to start checking out the unit for cracks and leaks.

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Empire City Damansara 2 land up for sale

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 2): Mammoth Empire Holdings Sdn Bhd — whose flagship development is Empire City Damansara in Petaling Jaya, Selangor — has put the land earmarked for its ambitious multibillion ringgit Empire City Damansara 2 project up for sale.

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Upholding brand and reputation with professional management

STRATA MIXED CATEGORY — SILVER SOLARIS MONT’KIARA IT was a sunny Monday afternoon when Henry Butcher Malaysia (Mont’Kiara) Sdn Bhd executive director Low Hon Keong and Solaris Mont’Kiara’s Management Corporation (MC) chairman Sivam Kandiah met up with TheEdgeProperty.

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