Category Archives: Iskandar News

A Look Into Iskandar Malaysia

A monumental undertaking in an area three times the size of Singapore, Iskandar Malaysia will continue to transform the southern region of Peninsular Malaysia in 2016. Here, a seasoned industry observer takes a closer look at this ambitious development. In July 2012, TIME magazine called Iskandar Malaysia (IM) “one of the most ambitious development projects

Overcoming Bubble Doubts Iskandar Malaysia Real Estate

Pulling Iskandar Out of the Cold Iskandar Malaysia was the darling of local and international investors and many pumped in large sum of investment of the years. The landscape changed rapidly in the span of less than a decade as projects after projects sprung up. However, this special economic zone might have stumbled a little

Budget 2016 For Property Market

Budget Joy or Budget Killjoy? We are once again at the countdown stage for the annual Budget. Being the first Budget to be tabled after the announcement of the 11th Malaysian Plan, analysts are expecting Budget 2016 to see an increased focus on project developments. This is also the first Budget after the GST was

Why Malaysian Still Struggling To Buy Property

Lower Prices but Market Remains Lukewarm The past two months has been a time of rapid adjustment for many Malaysians as they endured a string of price increase following the implementation of the GST. News of rising cost of living and even errand traders caught in profiteering acts continue to make the news. In these

Mining The Gold For Iskandar Subsale Market

Attractive Subsale Market Outlook 2014 has been a lacklustre year for the Malaysian real estate market due to the property cooling measures that was carried over from the previous year. The New Year has seen little changes and 2015 has turned out to be plagued by bad news since the start of the year. Whether

Sustained Winter In Singapore

Forbes published an article in July last year listing the top 10 countries that China investors favours when investing overseas and three ASEAN countries managed to make the list. Malaysia made the list for the first time coming at 10, Thailand advanced two level to 6 while Singapore fell two position to 7. The ranking

Johor Bahru Property Market

Highlights With the continuous growth in local and foreign investment, Iskandar Malaysia is on track to achieve its target, notwithstanding the general slowdown in the upcoming residential development projects and their take-up rates over the past one year. The ‘Singapore’ factor remains a strong supportive pillar to the overall structure of the region’s economy and

Bandar Dato Onn Johor Bahru

 Within the sprawling 1,514-acre integrated development of Bandar Dato’ Onn is the B’Onn Hill Villas – Exclusive Bungalows. Bearing a gross development value of RM100 million, these luxurious spaces are carefully curated to reflect Johor Land’s commitment to creating signature spaces to live in. Launched in October 2014, the development is gunning for an October

Sunway Iskandar

Sunway’s largest integrated city, Sunway Iskandar, is poised to be a thriving township under the hands of the master community developer. Sprawling over 1,800 acres of land across Medini and Nusajaya and just minutes away from the Tuas Second Link to Singapore, Legoland and Pinewood Studios, Sunway Iskandar has been making waves since its successful

Top Property Investment Hotspots In Malaysia

Often we regard Greater Kuala Lumpur as the property area where most people would invest in or even work and stay in, but there are other the top hotspots throughout Malaysia for investors to venture in. First, let’s see what is in store for us in Lembah Klang: 1. KAJANG/SEMENYIH The southern Klang Valley is