PETALING JAYA (March 24): The Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association (REHDA) Institute launched its “Housing Forward — Understanding Costs and Sustainable Prices” research report at its Regional Housing Conference held at Sunway Resort in Bandar Sunway on Thursday (March 24).
Rehda: Developers face balancing act in pricing properties as construction costs expected to spike 19%
KUALA LUMPUR (March 15): Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association (Rehda) deputy president Datuk N K Tong said the latest survey conducted by the association showed that some developers expect housing prices to rise on the back of anticipation of increased construction costs.
PETALING JAYA (March 15): Malaysian property developers are more optimistic about 2H22 compared to 1H22 in terms of business and economic outlook, according to Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association Malaysia (Rehda).
KUALA LUMPUR (March 15): Property sales in the country rose 16.
PETALING JAYA (March 2): The Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association Malaysia (Rehda) is cognisant of the Residential Tenancy Act (RTA) proposed by the Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT), which recently went through a month-long consultancy period with affected stakeholders.
KUCHING (Feb 8): An increase of the minimum wage may lead to an increase of unemployment rate as employers may end up hiring fewer workers due to the high cost, said Sarawak Housing and Real Estate Developers’ Association (Sheda) president Augustine Wong Chung Ho.
Ex-state executive councillor, two others ordered to enter defence in charge for receiving bribes from property developers
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 7): The High Court in Johor Bahru on Sunday ordered ex-Johor executive council member Datuk Abd Latif Bandi, his son and a former real estate consultant to enter their defence against 37 corruption and money laundering charges involving more than RM30 million as the prosecution had proven a prima facie case against the accused, who were charged in 2017 for receiving bribes from property developers who requested for the change in bumiputra land status in Malaysia.
There have been rapid developments in the judicial determination of housing laws in Malaysia in recent years.
PETALING JAYA (June 18): With increasing consolidation in the property sector, the market is seeing the industry being dominated by a few players with landbank that carried an estimated gross development value (GDV) of close to RM100 billion, said Public Investment Bank Bhd (PublicInvest Research).
After battling for 21 days, Paramount Corporation Bhd chairman and executive director Datuk Teo Chiang Quan passed away today due to complications from Covid-19.