PETALING JAYA (March 30): Although many developers perceived the first half of the year as unfavourable, their views have slightly changed for the better for the second half, according to Real Estate & Housing Developers' Association (Rehda) Malaysia.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 11): Blanket loan moratorium is not the remedy to the current economic problems.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 18): In an instant reaction to Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s RM15 billion economic stimulus package announcement today, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) said loan takers can request repayment moratorium and that their Central Credit Reference Information System report will not be affected at a time when the nation contends with the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.
In early December 2020, it was reported on online media that the house of a cash purchaser in Lunas, Kedah was auctioned off by the financing bank because the progress payments she made to the developer allegedly never reached the bank.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 23): Maybank has extended the application period for loan/financing repayment assistance until June 30, 2021 to provide financial relief to individual and small and medium enterprise (SME) customers.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 13): Reimposing a blanket loan payment moratorium in the country is not in the best interest of the economy, says Bank Negara Malaysia governor Datuk Nor Shamsiah Mohd Yunus (pictured).
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 22): RHB Bank Bhd is continuing payment assistance for customers facing difficulties making their monthly payments on loan or financing facilities until June next year.
政府宣布，在拥屋计划（HOC）期间，购买第三间及接下来价值RM60万以上的房屋，贷款融资不再限制于屋价的70%。这项消息对正考虑购买第三套房产的人，例如特许会计师Callie来说，无疑是一项好消息。 Callie在今年年初本来就打算购买第三套房产，但由于银行为她提供的贷款额仅为房价的70%，所以选择暂时搁置她的购买计划。 Callie的第一处物业是位于吉隆坡Taman Ehsan屋龄20年的单层排屋。八年前，她在母亲的资助下，以RM360,000买下人生中第一套房子。 她的第二处物业是位于Kepong的全新公寓单位，售价为RM420,000。在去年年底领取钥匙后就用来出租了。 至于刚刚购买的第三处物业，是位于Bandar Sri Damansara的低楼层二手公寓单位，价格为RM280,000。在政府的房屋振兴计划下，她成功获得占房价90%的贷款额，顺利买下该单位。 她告诉EdgeProp.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 17): The National Union of Bank Employees (NUBE) is demanding urgent reinstatement of the blanket loan moratorium by a further two to three months across the country at least for the bottom 40% (B40) and middle 40% (M40) income groups as well as small and medium enterprises (SMEs).