8 Questions To Ask Your Real Estate Agent
Hiring a good real estate agent can really make a huge difference to your profit margins (to the tune of tens of thousands of Ringgit), so it’s very important to pick the most qualified candidate. However, it can b...
29 August 2016
How Much House Can YOU Afford?
We all want that sprawling mansion with 6 bedrooms, a living room to die for and a state of the art kitchen with all the latest European technology. However, reality can be a harsh pill to swallow and sometimes it is nec...
27 August 2016
Berlin ban on Airbnb short-term rentals
It’s not all sunshine and rainbows over at Airbnb, as Berlin has banned tourists from renting out entire apartments through its online marketplace.
The city’s administrative court upheld a de facto ban on sh...
26 August 2016
The Hidden Costs Behind Selling Your House
If you follow our articles closely, you may have noticed an infographic revealing the hidden costs behind buying a house. In today's edition, we reveal the hidden costs and expenses involved when it comes to selling off...
22 August 2016
Stringent housing loan approval processes may discourage house buying
It can be argued that weak consumer sentiment & stringent lending practices by the banks have had an adverse effect on property sales for some time. Although Bank Negara Malaysia has taken some positive steps to rect...
18 August 2016
Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Property-preneur?
If you fancy a life of relative freedom and are a huge fan of letting your money do the work for you, you could do a lot worse than become a real estate investor (we like to call them property-preneurs). However, it is n...
16 August 2016
The Propbites Guide To Choosing The Perfect Sofa
The sofa is one of the major pieces of furniture in your living room, with major impact on the overall aesthetic and energy of the room.
With hundreds of styles, shapes and customization alternatives available, ch...
13 August 2016
Will the Recent OPR Cut Help Property Sales?
Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has reduced its Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) to 3% from 3.25% last month, which analysts believe will improve consumer sentiment and bolster property sales.
CIMB Equities Research said...
11 August 2016
House Buyers: Hidden Costs To Consider
In most transactions, there will be hidden costs lurking in the shadows that will inevitably put an additional dent in your wallet. Likewise, when it comes to property purchases, there is more than meets the eye. Take a...
8 August 2016
Smart Bathroom Innovations That Will Blow You Away
For the tech savvy Generation Y born with smartphones & tablets in their hands, properties with 'smart', tech-heavy innovations are one of the key considerations when they're house hunting.
Smart home a...
8 August 2016
AirBnB vs Traditional Rental
With over 2,000,000 listings in 34,000 cities worldwide, Airbnb is gaining traction in Malaysia. What is Airbnb and what are the pros and cons of Airbnb renting vs traditional rental arrangements? Which is m...
4 August 2016
Colors & How They Enhance Your Surroundings
Different colours trigger different moods, thus carry different meanings. From improving efficiency to exuding a calming sense of tranquillity, find out what each colour means and how to incorporate them into you...
3 August 2016