Property Information

Making housing affordable to the rakyat

The National House Buyers Association (HBA) acknowledges the challenges faced by the prime minister in tabling Budget 2017 in view of the slowdown in the global...Read More

Look at the fine print in guaranteed rental returns

CALL them what you like leasebacks, buy-to-let, cash back, own-for-free developers have come up with creative plans to woo investors with guaranteed rental retu...Read More

Limit PR1MA’s special end-financing scheme to first-time buyers, says HBA

PETALING JAYA: The Special PR1MA End Financing Scheme (SPEF) and subsequent sale of 1Malaysia People’s Housing Programme (PR1MA) homes should be limited to only...Read More

Let the house buyers beware!

To not educate yourself and learn from the mistakes of others only sets you up to be at best, disappointed and at worst, being ‘house poor’ FOR many people, the...Read More

House buyers’ trap

  WHY does this keep happening to house buyers in Malaysia? This incident happened two years ago in Taiping where a laid-back community of mainly retirees ...Read More

House buyers still being hoodwinked?

FOR many years, the National House Buyers Association (HBA) has been sounding alarm bells that prices of houses are getting more and more unaffordable for the a...Read More

Helping the poor own houses

BUYING a home is typically the largest and most complicated financial commitment most people will ever make”. This is the phrase used whenever there is talk of ...Read More

HBA wants the BTS model for affordable houses

SHOULDN’T buyers of affordable houses be given more protection? Do they have lawyers to advise them? And act for them in court against dishonest developers? Are...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

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

First-time house buyers to gain

HBA is happy that more affordable homes are to be built under Budget 2015 and DIBS ban stays. THE National House Buyers Association (HBA) wishes to thank the Pr...Read More

Finally an honest admission – House prices in Malaysia are unaffordable

THE National House Buyers Association (HBA) is glad that the research report by Khazanah Research Institute (Khazanah Research) released on Aug 24, 2015 titled ...Read More