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Present trend of never-lived in property going under the hammer
PETALING JAYA: The retail sector is entering a consolidation phase with retailers re-strategising in order to adapt to new challenges, the Association of Complexes Management Malaysia said.
THERE are three deals that have hogged the conversation in real estate circles lately. Never before have so many deals popped up in the short span of one month. And January is not over yet, and the money involved is a staggering RM12.8bil.
KUALA LUMPUR: The proposed sale of Battersea Phase 2 to a joint-venture company to be formed by Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) and the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) “need not necessarily be a bailout” because the two funds have deep pockets and essentially are asset managers seeking recurring and steady returns from investments, analysts said.
PETALING JAYA: The Johor property market is expected to be challenging this year with buyers taking a wait-and-see attitude in view of national and global uncertainties.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia property market is expected to be "flattish" in 2018 with low single digit growth in terms of prices with greater pressure on serviced offices home offices (SoHos), says a top property valuer.
Mulia Group boss prefers to let his building do the branding
ACCORDING to the Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) website, “marquee status companies” licensed to operate in certain financial services sub-sectors will enjoy a slew of incentives.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Exchange 106 has signed up some large institutions to be its tenants as it populates the floors of the country’s tallest tower, which will be completed by the end of this year.
KUALA LUMPUR: Overall office occupancy rates are dropping in the country and the vacancy rate is in the region of 20% but Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) will emerge as the most successful commercial development this year, said property consultancy Savills Malaysia