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Axis-REIT buys factory in Klang

Axis-REIT buys factory in Klang

Axis Real Estate Investment Trust (Axis-REIT) has completed the acquisition of a leasehold property within the Bukit Raja industrial zone in Klang, Selangor for RM37 million. The property comprises 5.6-acre land with two blocks of detached factory and a double-storey office building. It was acquired from Lion Steelworks Sdn Bhd, a unit of Lion Corp Bhd. The net lettable area is 149,605 sq ft. ...

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IJM Land continues to make headway in Seremban 2

IJM Land continues to make headway in Seremban 2

SEREMBAN 2, a 1,520-hectare freehold self-contained township by IJM Land Bhd was established in 1995 and is one of the most progressive and successful developments in Negri Sembilan. The multi-billion ringgit satellite township comprises a good mix of residential, commercial and light industrial properties. Being part of the Greater Klang Valley, the township has been realising its great growth ...

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Rehda calls for a Covid-19 (Temporary Measures) Bill to protect all industries

Rehda calls for a Covid-19 (Temporary Measures) Bill to protect all industries

The Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association Malaysia or Rehda urge the government to introduce an all-encompassing force majeure exemption bill or a Covid-19 (Temporary Measures) Bill to lawfully protect players of all industries, including the property sector. Rehda president Datuk Soam Heng Choon said the Bill is much needed, to ensure that every party is safeguarded against any ...

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Gamuda Land partners Shopee to sell house

Gamuda Land partners Shopee to sell house

Gamuda Land has partnered with Shopee, an e-commerce shopping platform, to sell houses online, amid the current Covid-19 pandemic. Its chief operating officer Aw Sei Cheh said through this exclusive promotion, customers will be able to browse and purchase selected Gamuda Land properties through Shopee, anytime and anywhere and discover attractive packages that the developer is currently ...

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i-City shaping up with better investor confidence in Selangor's golden triangle

i-City shaping up with better investor confidence in Selangor's golden triangle

I-Berhad is shaping up its i-City project in the heart of Selangor's golden triangle with a new wave of development and investment in Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology. Executive chairman Tan Sri Lim Kim Hong told NST Property that in spite of a challenging market environment, I-Berhad will continue to invest in i-City because of strong investor confidence in the development. The ...

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GDP between -2.0% and 0.5% in 2020

GDP between -2.0% and 0.5% in 2020

 The Malaysian economy is expected to see a contraction -2.0% at its worst and growth of 0.5% at its best in 2020, compared to 4.3% in 2019, against a highly challenging global economic outlook. Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) in its 2019 Economic Monetary Review on Friday said the domestic economy will be impacted by the necessary global and domestic actions taken to contain the ...

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Mah Sing registers RM1.13 bln sales in Jan-Sept 2019

Mah Sing registers RM1.13 bln sales in Jan-Sept 2019

 Mah Sing Group Bhd  is on track to achieve its RM1.5 billion sales target for this year, having achieved RM1.13 billion in sales in the nine-month period ended Sept 30, 2019. In a statement today, the property developer said its balance sheet remains healthy, with cash and bank balances of approximately RM1 billion which allows the group ...

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Tropicana eyes new launches worth RM3 bln GDV in FY20

Tropicana eyes new launches worth RM3 bln GDV in FY20

Tropicana Corporation Bhd will continue to focus on delivering long-term value to its stakeholders by targeting new launches with a gross development value (GDV) of RM3 billion in the financial year ending Dec 31, 2020 (FY20).  These new launches, which are expected to contribute positively to the group’s earnings in the coming year, include the strategically-located ...

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UEM Sunrise eyes RM4 Bln in unbilled sales

UEM Sunrise eyes RM4 Bln in unbilled sales

UEM Sunrise Bhd expects to garner up to RM4 billion in potential unbilled sales in the next two years from the groups ongoing and new projects, said managing director and chief executive officer, Anwar Syahrin Abdul Ajib. The leading property developer aims to launch new projects with a gross development value (GDV) of RM2 billion this year, in addition to RM1.23 billion worth of ongoing as well ...

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Mah Sing completes Islamic bonds issuance

Mah Sing completes Islamic bonds issuance

MAH SING GROUP BHD has completed an issuance of secured and unrated sukuk murabahah of RM600mil in nominal value under the sukuk murabahah programme. The secured and unrated Islamic medium term notes has a tenure of five years and carries a fixed profit rate of 4.35% per annum payable semi annually. The sukuk murabahah issuance has been oversubscribed, the company said in a filing with the ...

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Avillion’s land attracts interest

Avillion’s land attracts interest

LOSS-MAKING AVILLION BHD has received an offer for its land in Port Dickson from a China-based investment group. Sources say that a group called Guangxi East Hangyang Investment Group has made an offer of about RM380mil to purchase six parcels of land that Avillion owns in Port Dickson, Negri Sembilan. The offer includes the piece of land that houses one of Avillion’s main ...

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Mah Sing eyes minimum RM1.6bil sales this year

Mah Sing eyes minimum RM1.6bil sales this year

 MAH SING GROUP BHD is aiming for a minimum sales target of RM1.6bil for 2020 with a key focus on the affordable homes segment as around 84% of its target is from residential properties priced below RM700,000. In a press release issued yesterday, Tan Sri Leong Hoy Kum said affordable homes located at strategic locations remain highly sought given the growing interest from young ...

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Affordable Housing Is A Demand-supply Issue, Shortage To Touch 1 Million, Says BNM

Affordable Housing Is A Demand-supply Issue, Shortage To Touch 1 Million, Says BNM

KUALA LUMPUR, March 23 -- Access to affordable housing is more of a demand-supply issue which calls for a carefully designed strategy of policy intervention rather than the general perception of access to financing. On the supply side, the housing market has not provided an adequate supply of affordable housing for the lower and middle-income households. In 2014, the shortage of affordable ...

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Bank Negara Malaysia maintains OPR as inflation seen 'higher'

Bank Negara Malaysia maintains OPR as inflation seen 'higher'

KUALA LUMPUR (March 2): Bank Negara Malaysia maintained the overnight policy rate (OPR) at 3% as the central bank evaluated risks to the country's economic growth and inflation. Bank Negara said in a statement today its monetary policy committee (MPC) maintained the OPR at 3%, a level deemed accommodative and supportive of economic activity. "At the current level of the OPR, the stance ...

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Court quashes EOT by housing ministry in favour of LAD for Sri Istana Condo buyers

Court quashes EOT by housing ministry in favour of LAD for Sri Istana Condo buyers

PETALING JAYA (Feb 27): The aggrieved buyers of Sri Istana Condo on Jalan Kuchai Lama, Kuala Lumpur have succeeded in defending their rights to claim liquidated ascertained damages (LAD) for the delay in delivering vacant possession to them. The buyers who were represented by a legal team from the National House Buyers Association (HBA) was granted an Order of Certiorari to quash the ...

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Mah Sing introduces new logo, tagline and vision

Mah Sing introduces new logo, tagline and vision

PETALING JAYA (Feb 27): Mah Sing Group Bhd (Mah Sing) unveiled its new corporate logo and tagline during the company’s annual dinner at the Majestic Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, recently. According to a press release today, the new logo is the company’s third since its inception and symbolises Mah Sing’s identity — a company that strives for excellence in product delivery, ...

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SP Setia to launch more mid-priced landed properties

SP Setia to launch more mid-priced landed properties

KUALA LUMPUR: Property developer SP Setia Bhd will continue to launch more mid-priced landed properties and affordable homes this year. President and chief executive officer Datuk Khor Chap Jen said on Thursday the mid-priced landed propertisles will consist of terrace units ranging from RM600,000 to RM800,000 in the Klang Valley and Johor. While the group remains cautious amid the ...

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KL 33 Properties buys Menara Prudential Building for RM125 mil

KL 33 Properties buys Menara Prudential Building for RM125 mil

PETALING JAYA (Feb 17): Property investment and holding company KL 33 Properties Sdn Bhd has acquired Menara Prudential (pictured) in Kuala Lumpur city centre for RM125 million, according to JLL Malaysia who is the transaction advisor on behalf of the seller — OCBC Properties (M) Sdn Bhd. “We are pleased to have supported both the seller and buyer on their exit and growth strategy ...

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Sunway Property targets RM2 bil worth of launches for 2017

Sunway Property targets RM2 bil worth of launches for 2017

KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): Sunway Property, the property division of Sunway Bhd, is looking to launch RM2 billion worth of properties this year with 90% of the launches in Malaysia, while the remaining will be in Tianjin, China. According to managing director of Sunway Bhd’s property development division for Malaysia and Singapore Sarena Cheah, this will amount to between 10 and 12 launches ...

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Sunway City in Cheras JV property project, GDV RM2b

Sunway City in Cheras JV property project, GDV RM2b

KUALA LUMPUR: Sunway Property's unit has purchased an 8.45 acre leasehold land in Jalan Peel, Cheras where it will jointly undertake a property project with an estimate gross development value (GDV) of RM2.5bil. Sunway City Sdn Bhd (SunCity) had on Friday inked a joint venture agreement to develop the leasehold land, which is opposite its iconic Sunway Velocity development. Under the ...

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