With restrictions on the outflow of funds from China, what kind of impact will this have on the sales of property especially those on waterfront or reclaimed land in Malaysia? Are we in danger of creating ghost cities, where...
Penang has come up with several new housing rules aimed at cooling down the property bubble. 1. Low-cost and low-medium-cost homes (up tp RM75000) cannot be sold within 10 years unless permission is obtained. Even so, it can only...
The Penang state government had said this would the "case of the century for planning law" in Malaysia but then the MBPP changed its stance in court. What happened? Read the residents' statement below: Several residents’ associations and organisations in...
The state government is doing the right thing in trying to provide alternative housing for the Rumah Hijau, Mak Mandin settlers. Many of the residents of Ruman Hijau are families and descendants of urban pioneers who were...
Ong Kian Ming of Penang Institute has revealed eyebrow-raising figures for Johor property sales to foreigners and unsold homes in projects undertaken by developers from China. Check out the tables here to see for yourselves. According to the figures he...