PETALING JAYA (Aug 12): Some 53% of buyers said that their budget for property purchase has either remained unchanged or increased since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, a Knight Frank Global Buyer Survey revealed.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 15): Knight Frank Malaysia, in its Real Estate Highlights for 1H2020, anticipates retail sales to gradually improve moving forward with further easing of restrictions during the current recovery phase of the movement control order (MCO).
KUALA LUMPUR (July 14): Knight Frank Malaysia expects the Covid-19 pandemic to exert downward pressure on rental and occupancy levels in the oversupplied Klang Valley office market as the gap between supply and demand continues to widen amid weaker office demand and shrinking pool of tenants, it said in its latest Real Estate Highlights for 1H2020.
PETALING JAYA (July 13): Mature industrial areas such as Shah Alam in Selangor are to see more redevelopment activities in the near future, said Knight Frank Malaysia executive director of capital markets Allan Sim.
PETALING JAYA (July 13): The reintroduction of the Home Ownership Campaign (HOC) will provide the sluggish property market a much needed boost, according to Knight Frank Malaysia managing director Sarkunan Subramaniam.
PETALING JAYA (June 9): The RM35 billion Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan (Penjana) will benefit the industrial, residential and hospitality sectors in the property market, said real estate consultancy Knight Frank Malaysia.
PETALING JAYA (April 23): The Covid-19 pandemic has prompted Sabah tourism industry players to rethink the importance of market diversification in tourist catchment to achieve sustainable growth going forward, said Knight Frank Malaysia (Sabah branch) executive director Alexel Chen.
PETALING JAYA (April 22): With the gloomy outlook for office and retail, alternative commercial properties such as student accommodation, senior living/retirement housing and co-living could become investments of choice, according to findings of Knight Frank Malaysia’s The Malaysia Commercial Real Estate Investment Sentiment Survey (CREISS) 2020 conducted in February 2020.