Category: Property News

First Launch of PR1MA in Putrajaya


    Here comes the first launching of PR1MA homes! A total of 560 affordable homes at Precinct 11 Putrajaya, priced between RM120,000 and RM150,000 each, are open for applications. These houses form the first phase of the recently launched 1Malaysia Housing Programme (PR1MA) project.   What is 1Malaysia Housing Programme (PRIMA)? A first housing scheme launched in July this year which involves the construction of 42,000 houses on 20… more

Site Visit: UOA Condo Sri Petaling (maps)


  As mentioned in my previous post, UOA Group will develop a high-rise condominium in Sri Petaling. Out of curiosity and since I’m nearby, I tour around the area. Done some mapping and photos taken, hope this information will help potential buyers to evaluate their decision. So, in this post, you’ll find 3 separate maps of new development sites, existing properties and existing infrastructure.   Map 1 : New Development… more

My First Guest Post: Meridian Design Blog


  Copyright (c) 123RF Stock Photos   In my 7th month of blogging, I am invited as a guest writer. How cool isn’t it? I am thrilled to be invited as a guest writer for an interior design blog by Meridian Interior Design. I bump into Meridian Design’s blog few years ago. I was captivated by the her style of writing where she openly shares the cost of renovation in… more

UOA Sri Petaling Condominium

UOA SPcondo Leaflet -web

  If you think there are plentiful new condominium projects under construction in Sri Petaling or Happy Garden, the truth is … there is another one more property development coming up soon.   Fast Facts: Developer : UOA Group Land Tenure : Freehold Location :  Within matured suburbs of Sri Petaling and Happy Garden which is a densely populated residential area (next to See Hoy Chan Seringin Residences) Accessibility :… more

Do You Worry Site Condition of Arte Kuchai Lama?


  Few months ago, I’ve wrote an article on Arte @Kuchai Lama – Challenges Ahead. This article has spurred a lot of feedbacks from readers here regarding the location of the site. I appreciate the comments given from readers staying in Kuchai Lama who are very aware of the site condition and eager to share the information with everyone else, especially potential buyers of Arte.   A recap of Arte… more

Mines2 : the New Shopping Mall


    The recently completed Mines2 Mall will open its door soon. It was another milestone for CapitaMalls Malaysia and Mines City with the opening of it’s second retail mall. Let’s look at the current attractions at Mines City in Seri Kembangan, Selangor. Mines Wellness Hotel Mines Resort & Golf Club Mines Water Front Business Park Mines Wonderland The Mines (formerly known as Mines Shopping Fair) Mines 2 (recently completed)… more

Free Malaysia’s Property Map by Ho Chin Soon


Who is HE? Mr. Ho Chin Soon is a property researcher, map-maker and author. He is the managing director of Ho Chin Soon Research Sdn Bhd, an established property information company specializing in digital map making throughout Malaysia.   Why his MAP is perfect for property investing? Mr. Ho’s maps are famous for identifying ‘hot spots’ in Malaysia, and highly benefits any home buyer and property investor. The property hot… more

SP Setia Plans RM3.5bil New Township


Great news to residents in Semenyih-Kajang. Earlier this month, SP Setia announced the acquisition of 1,010.5 acres landbank in Semenyih for RM330.1mil cash or RM7.50 psf. The move will see the property group more committed to building starter homes priced from RM300,000. We can anticipate an exciting property development coming soon, perhaps a replica of Setia Alam township.   Location The land, with a generally undulating terrain, is situated midway… more

The Pod, Petaling Jaya Commercial City


    In end of March this year, PJCC Development Sdn Bhd has launched The Pod, an on-site sales office and showroom gallery for its ongoing integrated commercial hub project, Petaling Jaya Commercial City (PJCC). The Pod has clearly able to represent the whole development as something unique, iconic, futuristic and symbolic.   The Design Designed by Studio Nicoletti Associati (of Italy) and Hijjas Kasturi Associates Sdn Bhd, water droplets… more

Bukit OUG is Flattened, NO Longer a Bukit


  If you always pass by KESAS highway, after Awan Besar toll heading towards Sri Petaling, I’m sure you can see the progress of 2 new condominium projects ie.  The Z Residence and Kiara Residences (Phase I & II) which are located just along the highway. As a frequent traveler, each day I can see how the BUKIT is being flattened. Eventually Bukit OUG is no longer a bukit. Just… more

Avenue Street Mall @ D’Sara, Sungai Buloh


    Earlier I have wrote on Avenue @ D’Sara, a 3-storey shop offices which received shocking response by public during it’s launching in April. Developed by Mah Sing Group with price tag at RM2.2million, all units were fully sold out in just ONE weekend during the launch! Now Avenue Street Mall retail lots are open for sales this weekend. We’ll see the crowd’s response this round. Date : 20… more

Trinity Group and It’s Property Development


  Trinity Group is a boutique property developer that was incorporated in 2004. Started as a small developer, Trinity Group has built it’s reputation on developing niche projects that are designed with specific target markets in mind. I find it a good strategy to start-off. One cannot compare himself with big players in market with huge landbanks waiting to be developed. So why fight? Create a niche market around thyself.… more