Iconic Modern Architecture in KL: 8 Conlay, The World’s Tallest Twisted Twin Residential Towers

As a city in Southeast Asia that is continuing to develop and modernize, Kuala Lumpur has become known over the years for its iconic architecture. A blend of colonial influences from the time it was under British rule, Asian traditions from the mix of different races in Malaysia, Malay Islamic influence and late and post-modern […]

August 12th, 2020

Best Investment in Malaysia 2020: Why should you invest in YOO8 Branded Serviced Residences?

This year has been a rather interesting one. With many events happening around the world, the global economic situation has no doubt been somewhat affected. While some are finding this year one of the toughest yet, others have taken this as the perfect opportunity to invest in the property market. Property prices are seemingly low […]

August 12th, 2020

KLCC Hotels: Choosing Your Ultimate City Getaway

Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia’s Top City Destination  Welcome to Kuala Lumpur. Founded by Raja Abdullah in 1857, the beginning of Kuala Lumpur’s rise to be Malaysia’s capital city started with tin, which was discovered near Ampang. Development in Kuala Lumpur picked up the pace with Yap Ah Loy in charge in the 1860s, and in […]

August 12th, 2020

Is KLCC Property Evolving Towards Branded Serviced Residences?

Kuala Lumpur City Center, or KLCC, is a highly sought after prime location in Malaysia. Right in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, KLCC is a commercial, business and entertainment hub that is always abuzz with plenty of activities.  With buzzing life that’s happening around here, it is no wonder that more and more people choose […]

August 9th, 2020

KLCC Property Post-Pandemic – Is It Worth Considering?

First declared as a world health emergency in January 2020 by the World Health Organization, the COVID-19 pandemic has claimed a total of 767,158 lives as of 17 August 2020. With over 21 million infected, this global public health emergency has far reaching consequences, including a negative impact on the economy.  Covid 19 and its […]

August 2nd, 2020

Property in KLCC: A Comparison between Landed Residence and Luxury High-Rise Residences

Better known as KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Center is the heart of Kuala Lumpur. Functioning as a commercial centre with plenty of businesses taking root here, as an entertainment point, and home to numerous upscale restaurants, it has everything one would dream of in a city centre. Living in KLCC exudes class and prestige. However, […]

July 23rd, 2020

Are Branded Serviced Residences the New Normal?

If you do a quick Google search on “serviced residences,” you are likely to find thousands of results. This is due to a sudden boom of these properties in the region. Several years ago, the Malaysian real estate market also experienced a huge growth of serviced apartments. Many of these projects were billed as “all-inclusive” […]

July 21st, 2020

YOO8 Branded Residences: Designed for Luxurious Living

Over the last 10 years, there has been a huge increase in branded residences all over the world. Savills World Research showed that the rate of increase was up to 198%, which is a massive jump. One of the biggest movers in the branded residence scene is YOO. The YOO brand cut their teeth as […]

July 21st, 2020

Brand New Hotel in KLCC: Kempinski Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Despite seeing tourist arrivals decline over the past five years, the hotel market in Malaysia is still seeing growth. Reports from the National Property Information Center (NAPIC) have shown that the number of hotel rooms has increased 28% between the years of 2013 to 2018. In Kuala Lumpur, there has been a 22% growth in […]

July 21st, 2020

Buying Properties in Kuala Lumpur: Secrets Expats Need to Know

Despite a tumultuous first half of 2020, experts say that Malaysia can still expect to experience a rise in foreign purchases in property in the next 12 months. The reason for this is because in the budget 2020 proposal, the Malaysian government has lowered the purchasing threshold for foreigners from RM1 million down to RM […]

July 20th, 2020