New office space in Greater KL to be absorbed in seven years, says consultant

KUALA LUMPUR (March 9): New office space in Greater Kuala Lumpur coming up over the next four years will take seven years to be absorbed, chairman of property consultancy Savills Malaysia Sdn Bhd Christopher Boyd told The Malaysian Insight today The increase of 21 million sq ft will take seven years to be occupied at “an optimistic calculation of 2.

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Malaysia tops Southeast Asia as new retail expansion market

KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 3): Malaysia is the most attractive place for retail brands to expand into Southeast Asia, thanks to its strategic location, low taxes, and barriers to entry compared with other countries in the region, said Savills Malaysia Sdn Bhd (Savills) deputy executive chairman Allan Soo.

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Connectivity — important in determining success of HSR

WHERE are the next property investment hotspots along the planned route of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR)? Well, we could consider cities and towns with a strong working population or with strong tourism elements, said real estate experts during a panel discussion entitled “HSR — The Big Idea” at TheEdgeProperty.

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