Covid-19: Create emergency fund to assist victims of economic fallout, urge real estate professional bodies

PETALING JAYA (June 30): Real estate professional bodies have urged the government to create an emergency fund from the contribution of large corporations which are not affected by the lockdowns to help those experiencing financial woes This is one of the suggestions from six professional bodies, namely the Royal Institution of Surveyors Malaysia (RISM), the Association of Valuers, Property Managers, Estate Agents and Property Consultants in the Private Sector Malaysia (PEPS), the Malaysian Institute of Property and Facility Managers (MIPFM), the Malaysian Institute of Professional Estate Agents & Consultants (MIPEAC), the Business Valuers Association of Malaysia (BVAM) and the Persatuan Perunding Hartanah Muslim Malaysia (PEHAM).