How to finance home improvements without busting the bank

Got a big credit card bill from buying home furnishings or paying for home improvements? Here are some ways of reducing the burden Maybe you’ve just moved into your new home, or perhaps you felt your 10-year-old apartment needed a refresh: a new set of furniture, a paint job, or even some bathroom renovations – […]

Mah Sing plans to buy more land in Klang Valley

BY INTAN FARHANA ZAINUL PETALING JAYA: Mah Sing Group Bhd, which reported a net profit of RM90.42mil in the first quarter ended March 31, says it plans to buy more land in the Klang Valley area. The property developer is targeting to increase its land bank’s gross development value (GDV) in the Klang Valley area […]

Sime Darby targets year-end for unit’s IPO

BY P. ARUNA Sime Darby president and group chief executive Tan Sri Mohd Bakke Salleh. KUALA LUMPUR: The listing of Sime Darby’s plantation and property businesses are expected to take place by December, with the group set to submit the prospectus during the third quarter the year. “We hope to complete the exercise before the […]

Bukit Jalil: One of the top searched areas in 2019

With contributions from Shamir R., a crime and safety consultant from Situated at the southern edge of Kuala Lumpur’s central core – and sandwiched between the districts of Cheras and Puchong – is the suburb of Bukit Jalil. Having been raised from a 1,800-acre rubber plantation to host the 16th Commonwealth Games in 1998, […]

Mah Sing results in line with expectations

KUALA LUMPUR: Mah Sing Group’s latest financial results have come in line with Maybank Investment Bank Research’s expectations. The research house said after deducting the RM18.3mil distribution to perpetual sukuk holders, 1Q17 net profit of RM72mil was in line, accounting for 24%/20% of the house and consensus full-year estimates respectively. The group’s first quarter locked-in […]

LBS Bina maintains RM1.5b sales target

Press conference: (from left) LBS Bina executive director Datuk Cynthia Lim, Lim and executive director Datuk Alan Chia sharing a light moment after the AGM. PETALING JAYA: Property developer LBS Bina Group Bhd is maintaining its RM1.5bil sales target as the company will launch new projects worth almost RM1.9bil this year. Managing director Tan Sri […]

The Zen Residence bags two awards in Vietnam Property Award 2017

From L-R Gamuda City, Vietnam general director Chow Chee Fan and Gamuda City deputy general director Dennis Ng with the Best Mid End Condo Award and Best Universal Design Development Award at the prestigious Vietnam Property Award 2017. HO CHI MINH: The ZEN Residence condominium located in Gamuda Gardens precinct of Gamuda City, a 425-acre […]

IOI Properties and Hongkong Land to joint develop Central Boulevard Land

(From L-R) Non-executive director Datuk Lee Yeow Chor, chief executive officer Lee Yeow Seng, IOI Properties executive chairman Tan Sri Datuk Lee Shin Cheng, Chairman and managing director Ben Keswick, chief executive Robert Wong and Hongkong Land chief financial officer Simon Dixon at the Memorandum of Agreement signing ceremony to jointly develop the Central Boulevard […]

StarPropertyTV (Video): LBS Bina Group – The people’s developer

StarPropertyTV interviews LBS’s leader Tan Sri Lim Hock San With a huge population to cater to, the supply of affordable housing has always been a point of contention for large cities. In 1997, Malaysia was not spared from the Asian financial crisis. It was then that LBS Bina Group managing director Tan Sri Lim Hock San […]