UMLand’s Seri Austin Turns 12

UMLand’s Seri Austin township developed by Dynasty View Sdn Bhd received a grand celebration on its 12th anniversary in conjunction with Hari Raya celebration that saw over 500 people including its business partners, stakeholders, authorities and residents. After its opening since 2005, Seri Austin spread across 500 acres of freehold land, has attracted a community of 20,000 residents over the years – selling a whole range of properties from apartments,

D’Lagoon-Luxury Development by the Lake Unveiled 1

United Malayan Land Berhad (UMLand) recently launched its latest development in Taman Seri Austin township named D’Lagoon-Luxury Development by the Lake which is a freehold project with a land spread across 6.56 acres. The RM162 million project will feature two twenty-storey towers of 204 luxury apartment units attached with 58 three-storey landed strata villas by the lake. “Prices will start from RM491,800 for the apartments while the villas’ starting price

July Drill: Wayne Lunt – General Manager (Amari Johor Bahru)

As one of the few 5-star hospitality brands, Amari Johor Bahru is a collaboration between United Malayan Land Bhd (UMLand) and ONYX Hospitality Group. The hotel has 242 rooms and is part of the 1.49-acre Suasana Iskandar mixed development whereby residences and retail components will be built adjacent to the hotel. With over 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Wayne was brought to Johor Bahru to launch the

Johor Setting Its Sight To Be World’s Leading Halal Food Manufacturing Centre - Part One

Johor is setting its sight to get a huge slice of the lucrative halal food industry which is expected to be worth some US$2.537 trillion by 2019, according to the latest Global Islamic Economy Report. Indeed, the report showed that the global halal food industry alone is set to grow significantly by 21.2% or up from the US$795 billion it earned in 2014. Indonesia, Turkey, Pakistan and Iran are the

Iskandar Malaysia Reached the Second Tipping Point of its Development

Despite attracting businesses and house hunters, Iskandar Malaysia is still plagued by oversupply of homes reported The Straits Times, Singapore. International Property Advisor Chief Executive Officer Ku Swee Yong said the region had placed “the cart before the horse”. “People need an economic or social reason to be there, such as family or jobs. When you create a new township with no shared history and no sense of community, and

Amari Johor Bahru is Open for Business 2

Originally from Thailand, Amari has a rich and long standing heritage and it’s evident here in Johor Bahru, celebrating colours and rhythms of modern Asia yet maintaining its Thai heritage with a Malaysian twist. The media was recently invited for a sneek peek at the hotel. We gathered at the lobby at the sixth floor with Wayne Lunt, the General Manager of Amari Johor Bahru and Peter Henley, the CEO

Johor Shines Bright Like a Diamond 1

Who would have thought that UMLand Bandar Seri Alam formed the backdrop for a well-known design reality television series, The Apartment: Rising Stars Edition? As the television series made into its season finale in May, Bandar Seri Alam was chosen as the main venue and as the contestants’ accommodation and work place for the entire 10 nerve wrecking filming weeks. Polish model Aleksandra Flasz emerged as the winner of the

International Class Sports Arena in Johor

United Malayan Land Bhd (UMLand) through its wholly owned subsidiary Seri Alam Properties Sdn Bhd (SAP) inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) recently, with Chong Wei Binajaya Sdn Bhd (CWBJ) to develop a part of the proposed Lee Chong Wei International Sports City (LCWISC). The proposed development is on a parcel of converted commercial land with an area of 16.38 acres belonging to SAP. The MoU signifies both parties intention

Facts & Figures from UMLand 1

United Malayan Land Bhd (UMLand) organised a four-day Property Carnival at Komtar JBCC to promote the current projects and developments offered by UMLand and to share market reports and sentiments. The carnival featured prominent property speakers such as Low Han Hoe, Senior Manager Investment Advisory Services of Nawawi Tie Leung Sdn Bhd, a multi-disciplinary real estate consultancy firm; Phyllicia Ho, a partner of Syed Alwi, Ng & Co; Dr. Daniele

UMLand Opens Medini Lakeside Gallery

United Malayan Land Berhad (UMLand) Medini Lakeside Gallery recently opened its doors to the public unveiling their mega projects worth a GDV of RM1.98 billion consisting of UMCity Medini Lakeside and Viridea @ Medini Lakeside. Built on 13-acres of central lake piece land, the RM 1.2 billion UMCity Medini Lakeside project will upscale into 213-units of Shama Medini serviced apartments, 198-room OZO Medini Hotel, 214-units Citadines service apartments, lakefront retail