My First Home

Budget 2014 is expected to have stricter policies for the property sector to curb speculations in the industry and help low-and medium-income earners to own affordable houses, says a real estate developer.

Andaman Property Management Sdn Bhd Managing Director Datuk Seri Vincent Tew expects drastic changes in the real property gains tax (RPGT) to be announced [...]

1. Firstly, can you tell us a bit about yourself and how you can help in individuals applying for the My First Home program?

The origin of Malaysia Building Society Berhad (MBSB) can be traced back to the Federal and Colonial Building Society Limited incorporated in 1950. In 1956, it changed its name to Malaya [...]

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) — Those yearning to own their first home will definitely heave a sigh of relief over the government’s undertaking in not only providing affordable homes but also making it easier to own one.

For a start, under the 2013 Budget, RM1.9 billion has been allocated to build 123,000 affordable homes at strategic locations [...]

KUALA LUMPUR, (Bernama) — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s aggressive efforts to transform Malaysia into a developed nation by 2020, is reflective of a leader who walks the talk.

Prof Datuk Dr Zainal Keling, holder of the Tun Abdul Ghafar Baba chair at Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris, said Najib walked the talk with his [...]

Majority of Malaysians feel that properties in Malaysia are expensive and almost three in four persons feel that the government is not doing enough to keep prices affordable, according to an online survey by PropertyGuru Malaysia. It also singled out Johor Baru, Georgetown and Kajang as the potential next hotspots in the country.

PropertyGuru Malaysia Property [...]