Posts Tagged ‘housing’

Australia, HK among 4 riskiest housing markets

SYDNEY • Housing market dangers are “especially acute” in Australia, Hong Kong, Canada and Sweden, Oxford Economics said, noting this has historically ...

Govt expects changes in housing prices after SST exemption

by BERNAMA / TMR FILE PIX
GEORGE TOWN – The Federal Government expects a more positive response from housing industry players following ...

UK house prices are on the longest losing streak since financial crisis

LONDON • UK house prices fell for a fifth month in a row in July, the longest stretch of declines since the financial crisis.
Values fell 0.2% from ...

NWP terminates affordable housings turnkey contract

by TMR
NWP Holdings Bhd, noted its unit, NWP Builder Sdn Bhd has terminated the turnkey contract it had with M2B World (M) Sdn Bhd due to progress made ...

As NYC public housing tenants suffer, a glimmer of hope emerges

A federal programme changing how rents get paid has allowed developers at Bayside to tap into RM2.3b in private and govt funds
by Henry Goldman / ...

Ministry will probe PR1MA, says Zuraida

Minister says PR1MA only completed 11,000 residential units compared to target of 500,000 homes to be delivered by year-end
by P PREM KUMAR & AFIQ ...

Penang govt to monitor PR1MA project

By BERNAMA / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
On BEHALF of the federal agency, the Penang government can now monitor and supervise the 1Malaysia People’s ...

London’s long housing boom is over. Is a bust coming?

London recorded its 1st annual decrease in prices in more than 8 years in February, a drop of 0.1%
by JACK SIDDERS / BLOOMBERG Lance Paul put his home ...
London House

London’s housing boom coming to an end

LONDON • A Hometrack report provided further signs that London’s long housing boom is coming to an end.
Prices across the capital will start falling ...
Najib Razak

Govt spends close to RM40m under MyDeposit

Application results for the MyDeposit 2018 will be announced before the end of March
by DASHVEENJIT KAUR / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL The government has ...

Luxembourg prepares to house Brexit bankers

The Grand Duchy is a choice for several insurers, funds and banks relocating from the UK as it prepares to leave the EU
by BLOOMBERG LONDON • ...
affordable housing

Unsold properties rise on locations of affordable units

Besides affordability, buyers also have to wrestle with prevalent high mortgage rejection rates
By FARA AISYAH / Pic By AFIF ABD HALIM The increasing ...