Kota Kinabalu property – top tips

Here are ten insider tips by FazWaz Malaysia for figuring out the Kota Kinabalu property industry.

  1. The much-awaited Sabah Development Corridor (SDC) has begun with a promise of up to RM16 billion in development funds to be allocated over a five-year period. As part of the massive project Kota Kinabalu will be developed into an impressive gateway with improved infrastructure and an expanded airport. Top of the list will be the development of the Kota Kinabalu City Harbour Front project stretching from Tanjung Aru to One Borneo.
  2. Kota Kinabalu has been one of the key beneficiaries of the aforementioned Malaysia My Second Home Programme (MMH2H). It has proved particularly popular with buyers from Arab nations after the Malaysian Tourism Ministry opened offices in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates and Jeddah in Saudi Arabia. Continue reading “Kota Kinabalu property – top tips” »

UAE real estate market is booming

The United Arab Emirates real estate market is currently enjoying an unprecedented boom the  and has been rated as the most active of all real estate markets in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region. The Global Competitive Report ranking issued recently by the World Economic Forum, UAE is among the most competitive countries in the world and a haven for businesses. Continue reading “UAE real estate market is booming” »

Government Encouragement Sought For Landlord Entrepreneurs

The Association of Residential Landlords (ARLA) says the forthcoming budget is an “open goal” for the Chancellor to encourage investment in the UK’s private rented sector (PRS) and support growth in the economy. In ARLA’s budget submission, the body has urged the government to support this growth by removing prohibitive barriers to further investment. Continue reading “Government Encouragement Sought For Landlord Entrepreneurs” »