KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 16): The Housing and Local Government Ministry expects to get an improved standard operation procedure (SOP) for rescue operations at night in swift-flowing waters, the Dewan Rakyat was told today.
PETALING JAYA (Oct 15): The National House Buyers Association (HBA) has called upon the Real Estate and Housing Developers Association (Rehda) to redefine its “outright unrealistic” definition of affordable housing, according to a New Straits Times report.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 15): Any introduction of new taxes — such as the inheritance tax and capital gain tax — could weigh on house buyers and investor sentiment, further impacting the property sector which has already been plagued by affordability and strict lending issues, according to TA Securities.
PETALING JAYA (Oct 15): Housing and Local Government minister Zuraida Kamaruddin said she is waiting for the developer of Forest City to brief her about their affordable housing plans that will purportedly cater to the needs and tastes of locals.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 13): Housing and Local Government minister Zuraida Kamaruddin today refuted that the review of the bumiputra housing quota system aims to abolish the system.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 12): The government will incorporate three categories of affordable housing that will be constructed under the National Housing Policy, latest by mid-November, says Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin (pictured).
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 12): Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin is upbeat about the prospects of the property market next year despite the less-than-rosy statistics from the first half of this year (1H2018) presented by the National Property Information Centre (Napic) yesterday.