Endah Ria Condo: Buying To Invest or To Stay?


Last week I went to view a condo in Endah Ria Condominium, Sri Petaling. Details of the condo: Size : 946sf Asking price : RM180,000 (not negotiable) Furnishing : Bare unit Orientation : 3rd floor, Block C, facing KL-Seremban highway Condo owner : 1st owner is Chinese, who then sold to 2nd current owner who is a Malay (not Bumi lot) Looking at the above facts, I started to analyze… more

2-in-1 Security Door = Door + Grille


Today our society is increasingly concerned about rising crime. Security for this reason has played an important role in protecting our homes and families. To protect our home before an intruder can enter, you may want to ensure that you have secure doors. Some homeowners are going to the extra mile to install steel doors which are more durable than their traditional timber front doors. Steel doors are guaranteed to… more

Lebensstil has “Twin Tower Hoods”


At KLCC, we have Petronas Twin Tower. At Lebensstil, we have Twin Tower Hoods! Although I have not seen these hoods before, the sales team at Homedec told me they are in market for 2 years. Personally I don’t like the design, I would prefer clean, slim, rectangular hoods either in glass or stainless steel.   Discovery: Most suitable for heavy cooking kitchens. Why? It has suction power of 1300m3/hr… more

How To Create Ambience with LED Candle Lights


  A new and cool design using LED to replace conventional wax candles. They really look like REAL wax candles. I think these LED candles suit me. It’s much safer since I have an active running toddler at home. Advantages: Like the REAL – pickering candle light that can be blown out Environment friendly – no fume, no CO2 emission Save to use with – no flame, no risk of… more

Being Greeted By Man In Red


As I step into the exhibition hall of HomeDec 2014 KL, my attention goes to the statue “Red Man” standing at GDO’s front booth. I like the idea of GDO putting this “Red Man” here – to greet every visitor who passby definitely an attention catcher home décor piece GDO has always offer distinctive range of elegant, innovative and multi-functional designer lighting, furniture and home decor pieces. It`s all here… more

Artistic Home Signs


This is one of the shop which I came across every time I visit HomeDec. I like their beautiful crafted home signs. I suppose not many people will give much thought to personalizing their home signs after spending thousands or millions on their new homes. Actually the cost of putting up a unique sign is not really expensive and they are long lasting too. Meaning –> Once the signs are… more

Arte @Kuchai Lama – Challenges Ahead


After a visit to iProperty Fair on 29/4/2014, I found out that there are 2 new proposed condominium projects along Jalan Kuchai Lama. PROJECT 1 Developer : Nusmetro Group Title : Arte @Kuchai Lama 2 blocks of luxury condominium with 23 and 25 storeys each Target launching : June/July 2014 No official price indication Open for registration Location : Directly opposite existing Dynasty Garden Condominium   PROJECT 2 Developer :… more

Happy Garden Luxury Condo by See Hoy Chan


Early this year, I have called up SHC’s marketing manager and he said most likely to launch in March 2014. However to-date this new condominium project has not been launched yet. Sales office and show room are almost up. It’s another interesting luxury condo to check out. Fast Facts: Developer – See Hoy Chan Group Freehold Located at Jalan Selesaria, Happy Garden 2 towers 24 storey 542 units Built up… more

How Shop Front Display become a Street Art


Thinking of how to attract visitors to your shop front or how to persuade passersby to enter your shop and buy your products? Clever shop front design certainly can catch passerby attention from great distance. I’ve taken some photos while traveling around. Hopefully someday designers and business owners in Malaysia are inspired and “dress up” their shops creatively. I am dying to see these shop front displays here. Definitely will… more

Colourful Exterior Paint Houses – Do You Dare?


There are a few cities and towns in the world that showcase awesome creative exterior paint houses. Many of these places are seaside, and use incredibly bright exterior colours. It’s a very cool idea, and adds a lot to the places, making them vibrant and interesting. And it can be a town’s trademark too!   Here are some photos of amazingly exterior paint houses that I’ve seen during my travel… more

Star Avenue @ D’Sara, Sungai Buloh


Development Description: •    STAR – 3 Storey Shop Offices •    Avenue – Street Mall Retail Lots •    Developer – Mah Sing Group   Selling Points: •    The first and only guarded concept shop-office development •    Wider frontage of size 24’ x 75’ (intermediate) & 30’ x 75’ (end lot / corner) •    High floor to floor height (22 ft for ground floor, suitable for mezzanine floor) •    Guarded security during… more

Melati Westgate, Wangsa Maju – New Condo Project


Fast Facts: Project Name : Melati Westgate (Temporary) Developer : Mega Planner Jaya Sdn Bhd Type : Mixed Development of 3 storey of commercial retail space & 2 blocks of 15 storey condominium (Leasehold) Number of units : Condo: app 412 units with Retail space : app 300,000sf No. of blocks : 2 Land area of project : 3.5 acre Expected Completion Date : 2016 – 2014 Expected Maintenance Fee… more