Investors look to the geopolitical haven of Malaysia to park their money
FAQ, Malaysia Property Investment Investors look to the geopolitical haven of Malaysia to park their money In stark contrast to China’s steadfast implementation of a zero-covid public health policy, Southeast Asia has opted for the “living with covid” approach. When China reinstated lockdowns in the major cities of Shanghai and Beijing earlier this year, Southeast […]
Relocating to Malaysia: The Sarawak Malaysia My Second Home (S-MM2H) East Malaysia Visa Program
S-MM2H is currently the most desired method for relocation, due to its low financial entry requirements. S-MM2H visa holders offer non-Malaysians a 5-year renewable social visit visa, and the ability to reside anywhere in Malaysia (both East and West Malaysia).
Rental yield vs. capital appreciation: how to select a lucrative property investment
As an aspiring landlord, you will have heard the terms rental yields and capital gain, but what do they really mean?
What is the Golden Triangle area of Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC)?
The Golden Triangle area of Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) is known as the central business district and the main shopping and entertainment district of the capital city of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Three main roads, Jalan Imbi, Jalan Sultan Ismail and Jalan Raja Chulan, form the borders of the Golden Triangle.
Malaysia’s booming medical tourism Industry: world-class healthcare treatments at competitive prices
In 2019, Malaysia attracted 1.2 million medical tourists, with more than half seeking treatment in Penang.The medical tourism industry generated a revenue of MYR1.7 billion.
The top Malaysian states for medical tourism are Penang and Kuala Lumpur due to its accessibility by international airlines, reasonably priced hotel rooms and excellent public transportation system. These are the factors that allow medical tourists to easily stay in a hotel or hospital in the short term.
What are branded residences? A unique product type that you need to know
Branded residences are traditionally a strategic partnership between a reputable hotel brand and a property development. Through this direct association, the property naturally benefits from the hotel group’s well-established and positive brand image. Instilling buyer confidence in the building and facility’s quality, management service and security – all delivered by the trusted brand.
Malaysia’s 2022 Economic Outlook
Building on the positive momentum of Malaysia’s successful national vaccination program, the country’s GDP growth is expected to accelerate to 6.2% in 2022 from 3.8% in 2021 -according to Standard Chartered Bank’s chief economist for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and South Asia, Edward Lee. Given that the majority of Malaysia’s population is vaccinated, Lee advised that this would facilitate a sustainable and confident economic reopening. Out of Malaysia’s 32 million population, 78% of the population is fully vaccinated.
Malaysia’s 2022 Real Estate Market Outlook
Malaysia’s real estate market, which was downcast last year due to the disruptive impact of covid-19, is expected to see moderate growth in 2022, in line with the expected recovery of the global economy. The Malaysia government has announced its shift from classifying the covid-19 situation as being an “endemic” instead of a “pandemic” and its plans on adopting sustainable long-term policies in dealing with the virus. This will result in more consistent regulations on economic activity and bring clarity for businesses operations, improving sentiments toward financial security and consumer confidence.
Relocating to Malaysia: The Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) West Malaysia Visa Program
In this article, we share about the MM2H program’s new application criteria, and comparisons with the S-MM2H program. Also, we clarify the reasons behind the temporary suspension of the program between 2020 to 2021.