KAJANG (April 5): The country's real estate sector recorded 295,968 transactions worth RM119.
PETALING JAYA (Feb 1): The most positive scenario for the overall Malaysian property market in 2021 would be a slightly better performance than last year due to the start of the vaccination programme that would help in controlling the Covid-19 pandemic, according to Henry Butcher Real Estate chief operating oficer (COO) Tang Chee Meng.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 26): The number of overhang properties is expected to remain high in 2021 based on income level, locations and prices, according to Rahim & Co International Sdn Bhd.
PETALING JAYA (Jan 18): Although the residential market showed a slight recovery post-Movement Control Order (MCO) 1.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 29): AmInvestment Bank Research has maintained its “neutral” rating of the property sector, saying the circumstances would remain challenging in the next 12 months.
PETALING JAYA (Nov 9): The extension of the stamp duty exemptions for instrument of transfer and loan agreement for first-time home purchase priced up to RM500,000 to 2025 is only an extension of the stamp duty exemptions provided in Budget 2019-20, says Affin Hwang Capital senior associate director, equity research Loong Chee Wei.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 6): While Mah Sing Group Bhd commends the government for encouraging homeownership through several initiatives announced in Budget 2021, it hopes that Developer Interest Bearing Scheme (DIBS) would be considered in the future.
PETALING JAYA (Oct 19): Malaysian real estate industry expects a strong market rebound in 2022 after prolonged sluggish growth in 2020 and 2021, according to Juwai IQI’s research.
PUTRAJAYA (Sept 22): The property market saw a steep y-o-y fall in the first half of 2020 (1H2020).