National Home Buyers Association says if price is lowered to RM300,000, more than 30,000 will be eligible to buy the homes.
MyHSR Corp says this is a major step forward to develop an affordable HSR project.
Cuepacs president Azih Muda says most civil servants cannot afford to buy houses due to the exorbitant prices.
Bank Negara Malaysia deputy governor says the percentage of income spent to service the mortgage must not exceed the person’s financial capacity, and they must be able to pay for other obligations on top of this commitment.
JPPH has proposed that a committee monitor the cost of development components to see how housing prices can be made more affordable in the country.
Asia has plenty to offer in terms of culture, landscape and cuisine, and with proper planning, some destinations can be relatively light on the wallet too.
Penang Rehda says housing glut reminiscent of 1999 property bubble.
It's good news for those ready with a downpayment but bad news for owners of properties in locations where there’s an oversupply.
Hong Kong’s government has started to sell the first batch of cheap homes, called 'starter homes', priced 38% below market levels.
Besides cheaper house prices, developers should also offer 'more value for money' for buyers of affordable homes.
Only the National Housing Policy can clearly explain what the minister of Housing and Local Government meant when she said there will be streamlining of all housing projects.
Penang exco man says UK and other European countries have successfully carried out this scheme.
Taman Tun Dr Ismail longhouse residents hope new government will put in more effort into delivering their affordable housing units swiftly.
We are a nation that has practised universal public healthcare so it seems odd that the ministry wants to embark on an insurance plan for the B40 group which may benefit profit-minded entities.
As the number of unsold high-end properties goes up, Penang Housing Committee chairman says it is time for developers to build more affordable homes.
The Blue Oval has come up with a plan to introduce as many as 50 new models in the People's Republic between now and 2025. One of the first new affordable Ford Territory crossover.
Look out for a sharp and continuous increase in house prices, the number of affordable housing choices, and the number of Non-Performing Loans in the country.
A property expert says property bubble will burst only when banks rush to foreclose loans and developers can’t hold on to their inventory.
The central bank says housing developers' definition of 'affordable homes' as those priced between EM300,000 to RM500,000 is inaccurate.
Jagdeep Singh Deo dares Penang BN to ask Putrajaya to lower its hill land development limits.
Pakatan Harapan chairman also talks about education, scholarships, spending power, affordable homes and growing the economy to help Bumiputeras in his weekly policy talk.
In fact, it has managed to do this while also developing a better public transport system.
The Penang chief minister claims BN has no solution to problems while Penang BN chairman says this is all due to a lack of well-thought-out plans to implement all initiatives they had promised.
Malaysia's largest developer group wants to work with the government to look for solutions.
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