Property Development

Is it the developer, the contractor, the local council or the house-owner?

  THE collapse of a slope deep in the jungle does not concern house-owners, nor do landslides along our highways or roads. They just cause a bit of inconve...Read More

Implement ‘Build-Then-Sell’ System To Protect House Buyers, Says HBA

To eliminate cases of abandoned housing projects, the Pakatan Harapan (PH)-led government should include the build-then-sell 10:90 (BTS 10:90) system in its pla...Read More

HGS akin to guaranteeing developers’ profit

THE first question the Government needs to face is why does abandonment of housing projects take place? The root cause is the lack of and lax in enfocement of e...Read More

HBA looking forward to new govt’s promises on housing

PETALING JAYA (May 11): As Malaysians witness the establishment of a new government by Pakatan Harapan (Pakatan), the National House Buyers Association (HBA) is...Read More

HBA applauds implementation of BTS policy by KPKT

KUALA LUMPUR: The National House Buyers Association (HBA) hails the announcement made by the Minister of Housing and Local Government Zuraida Kamaruddin to ensu...Read More

Groups to submit memo against lease of private land for housing to PM

PETALING JAYA: The National House Buyers Association (HBA) and four other associations are preparing a joint memorandum against the proposed addition of a new c...Read More

Fear of homeless generation

THE National House Buyers Association (HBA) has been warning the Government for many years that prices of property have risen beyond the reach of the majority o...Read More

Downside of interest bearing scheme

False market: The DIBS had created a false demand which in turn pushed up property prices making houses ‘seriously unaffordable’ to the average person. EVERY no...Read More

Compliance cost driving prices up

Cost factor: Developers factor in the utility contribution sums into the house purchase price; the ‘hidden costs’ which developers blame with some justification...Read More

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