MARKET ANALYSIS

News Articles

No Publisher / Date Headlines Hyperlink
1 Ministry of Finance, October 23, 2017 Budget 2018 full transcript  https://www.pmo.gov.my/bajet2018/Budget2018.pdf
2 MyHSRCorp, November 1, 2017 HSR now open for public inspection http://www.myhsr.com.my/kl-sg-hsr/public-inspection
3 September 19, 2015 Property Auctions on The Rise? http://www.thestar.com.my/business/business-news/2015/09/19/property-auctions-on-the-rise/?style=biz
4 iproperty.com April 2015

 

Are there too many shopping malls in greater Klang Valley http://issuu.com/iproperty.com/docs/issue122

refer to pages 42-48

5 November 24, 2014

 

M’sian homes more expensive than some developed countries http://www.dailyexpress.com.my/news.cfm?NewsID=93886
6 December 5, 2013

 

Objections to assessment rate hike must be submitted by Dec 17 deadline

http://www.thesundaily.my/news/898671
7 October 18, 2013

 

New Strata Management Act 2013 to affect all stakeholders

http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/new-strata-management-act-2013-affect-all-stakeholders
Malaysia Property Stock (1st Quarter 2017)
Existing Stock Residential Industrial Shops Office Space Retail Space Hotel
(units) (units) (units) (sq.m.) (sq.m.) (rooms)
Kuala Lumpur 454,742 5,138 25,753 8,711,350 2,953,329 38,084
Selangor 1,472,904 38,998 87,638 3,437,243 3,382,544 19,234
Johor 767,664 15,807 75,340 1,134,867 1,762,734 26,086
Penang 484,139 8,981 32,274 1,113,401 1,702,205 18,659
Putrajaya 9,409 48 420 2,114,207 61,090 1,068
Labuan 11,816 563 889 66,716 28,434 1,614
Perak 459,912 8,088 54,600 620,110 975,135 15,679
N. Sembilan 256,927 5,433 19,742 306,657 470,614 8,664
Melaka 171,622 6,467 18,948 402,247 563,389 13,997
Kedah 313,367 3,804 27,046 362,086 580,678 16,196
Pahang 261,144 3,492 22,578 402,373 272,203 28,857
Terengganu 95,508 865 6,628 343,711 157,739 7,828
Kelantan 76,471 604 9,791 381,462 315,130 4,480
Perlis 24,882 222 4,084 131,038 55,872 1,081
Sabah 201,725 6,051 18,410 725,813 695,658 20,628
Sarawak 238,197 6,374 30,184 703,304 874,533 18,239
MALAYSIA 5,300,429 110,935 434,325 20,956,585 14,851,287 240,394
Malaysia Social and Economic Data
Land Area (sq.m.) 329,613
Population (million persons) 31,7 [Q3 16]
Labour Force (million persons) 14.83 [Nov 16]
Employment (million persons) 14.202 [Q3 16]
Unemployment Rate 3.5% [Q3 16]
Per Capita Income (USD) 8,955 [Apr 16]
Per Capita Income (MYR) 37,733 [May 16]
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Growth Rate 4.50% [Q4 16]
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 1.70% [Dec 16]
Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) 3.00% [Q4 16]
Exchange Rate (to USD) RM 4.42 [Feb 17]
Domestic Oil Prices : RON95 (per litre) RM2.30 [Feb 17]
Domestic Oil Prices : RON97 (per litre) RM2.60 [[Feb 17]
Domestic Oil Prices : RON99 (per litre) RM3.25 [Feb 17]
Domestic Oil Prices : RON100 (per litre) RM3.05 [Feb 17]
Domestic Oil Prices : Diesel (per litre) RM2.15 [Feb 17]
Domestic Oil Prices : Euro 5 Diesel (per litre) RM2.25 [Feb 17]