HOC mendapat sambutan baik berikutan insentif pengecualian duti setem dan diskaun 10% dapat mengurangkan kos pemilikan rumah kediaman.
The Kuala Lumpur City Plan is still causing controversy over its decision to gazette plot ratios within the city.
Rehda tells banks to take into account other factors in profiling home loan applicants.
Data on loan applicants' salary range and price of median property can help educate first-time home buyers about their monthly expenditure and expectations.
It says the number defaulting on loans is small and many are paying loans on time.
This is part of six-month Home Ownership Campaign.
Penang Rehda says housing glut reminiscent of 1999 property bubble.
Langkah untuk membantu mengurangkan beban golongan berpendapatan rendah yang mengalami kesukaran mendapatkan pinjaman perumahan.
The real estate body asks if the target group from the middle and lower income categories will benefit from the scheme.
The country's largest housing developers association says a homeownership programme and stamp duty exemptions will encourage more people to own properties.
The finance minister says the Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association Malaysia has given its approval.
Pemaju secara salah mengandaikan rakyat biasa mampu membeli rumah berharga setinggi RM500,000.
HBA says the average Malaysian cannot afford a house priced above RM300,000.
The housing and local government minister says applicants will likely be assessed based on their income instead of race.
The Penang Real Estate and Housing Developers Association says this would tie up too much capital for developers which is needed for other projects.
Eddy menggantikan Dr Alies Anor Abdul yang meletak jawatan pada 1 Jun lepas.
The MKH Berhad managing director takes over from Alies Nor Abdul, who resigned on June 1.
The finance minister says the SST threshold is three times higher than the GST previously charged to consumers from restaurants which have an annual turnover of over RM500,000.
Pengerusi Rehda Pulau Pinang berkata, rumah mampu milik berharga bawah RM300,000 diberi diskaun 6%, manakala rumah RM300,000 ke atas akan diturunkan harga sebanyak 10% susulan pelaksanaan SST.
Developers’ group passes on savings from the exemption of SST on some building materials.
Rehda berkata permintaan terhadap lot tetap rendah walaupun pihaknya bersedia memberi tawaran dan diskaun
Kajian rumah mampu milik yang dikeluarkan menegaskan tanda aras rumah mampu milik adalah berbeza di seluruh negara dan bergantung kepada kelayakan median pendapatan peminjam di negeri-negeri.
Research arm of Rehda says 14,700 homes below RM500,000 still unsold in the first quarter of 2018.
State housing exco Jagdeep Singh Deo says this is meant to stimulate the housing industry in the state.