KSL Acquires Land in Johor

In a filling in Bursa Malaysia, it was reported that KSL Holdings Bhd has proposed to acquire two parcels of leasehold land measuring 47.73 hectares in Tebrau, Johor Bahru for RM133.59 million cash. The developer’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Goodpark Development Sdn Bhd, signed a conditional agreement to buy the land from Grace Versatile Sdn Bhd. KSL said the land will be used for landed properties development and further enhance its presence

Affordable Housing Not Merely Rhetoric - Khaled 5

Johor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin launched UMLand’s Community Housing (Perumahan Komuniti Johor or PKJ) and Johor Affordable Homes (Rumah Mampu Milik Johor, or RMMJ) at its development site in Seri Alam. The flats come under the Johor Affordable Housing Scheme. UMLand will be building 1,122 units of the flats on 18.46 acres of land comprising 421 units of PKJ and 701 units of RMMJ in blocks of

New Homes for Bakar Batu Residents 1

The state government had handed over keys to 320 low cost apartment units for the residents of Kampung Desa Jaya, as an attempt to enrich their lives after the completion of the EDL Expressway. The construction of the highway went through eight squatters’ settlements and a total of 2,720 homes were displaced. This is part of the state government’s plan to relocate these villagers as well as to provide better

Earth Day and New Bridge at Seri Austin - Setia 7

The mayor of Johor Bahru and officials of its council graced an event at Seri Austin recently in conjunction with Earth Day. UMLand Seri Austin CEO, and Acting Group Director for UMland Townships KK Wong was also present to accompany the mayor and other VIPs for a bike ride around the township. The mini pedal event brought everyone along the new Seri Austin – Setia Bridge route that will ink

Iskandar Malaysia Forges Ahead Towards Becoming “Smart City” by Year 2025 3

In line with the economic corridor’s enhanced Comprehensive Development Plan (CDPii), the Smart City Iskandar Malaysia (SCIM) Recognition Guidelines was published to provide clear guidance on the usage of ‘Smart’ related recognition in Iskandar Malaysia, and meet current and future pressing needs for the developers to incorporate ‘smart’ features into their development. Datuk Ismail Ibrahim, Chief Executive of IRDA said, “Iskandar Malaysia’s advances towards realising its smart city plans are

Premier Plus Marks a Positive Year 1

Premier Plus Property, one of the leading property outsourcing company specialising in Residential & Commercial Marketing and Mortgage Consultancy celebrated their annual dinner in a fashionable manner. Over 300 guests including developers, bankers, media members and employees of Premier Plus as well as their parents attended the Premier Plus Annual Dinner and Award Ceremony 2017 in a formal setting, where they witnessed the outstanding performers been awarded with sets of

Mah Sing Holds Ground-Breaking Ceremony for the 1st Chinese School in its Township 1

Mah Sing Group (Mah Sing) held the ground-breaking ceremony for SJK (C) Sim Mow Yu, the 1st Chinese vernacular school in Meridin East’s township as well as the public preview for Ixora Commercial Centre at the Meridin East Sales Gallery and Show Village. In addition to allocating the land for the school, Mah Sing will also be building the school and targets to complete the construction by 2019. The school

Building Better Communities with Communa

More of our Understanding Strata Living series with Alastair McCracken, Director at Edgenta TMS Sdn. Bhd. Today, we look at better Strata Living and the  new management company by UEM Edgenta – Communa ( . What is Communa? “Communa” is a registered trademark of Edgenta TMS Sdn. Bhd., a Joint Venture of Medini Iskandar Malaysia Sdn Bhd, UEM Sunrise Berhad and UEM Edgenta Berhad. Communa brings together the UEM Sunrise

Cash Flow Management – Part One 1

Managing your cash is important   to   ensure   that you have complete control over your finances. Since cash is an exchange tool that allows you to buy goods and services, it is important for you to first understand your money managing habits. Do you normally run out of cash before your next pay cheque arrives? Or are you the type who has more than enough balance in your bank account? Regardless

Johor MB Launches i-Park @Senai Airport City 3

AME Group (AME) officially unveiled and launched i-Park @Senai Airport City, a 189 acre freehold Grade A industrial park, which also marks the third such development in the group’s portfolio of award winning industrial development projects. “We found a niche where we could create a unique concept of an ‘industrial resort; giving birth to the i-Park @Senai Airport City,” said Kelvin Lee, Managing Director of AME Development Sdn. Bhd. The