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US Justice Dept files lawsuits seeking to seize properties worth more than $1.35 billion tied to Malaysia’s 1MDB

WASHINGTON (REUTERS/AFP/BLOOMBERG) – The United States Department of Justice filed lawsuits on Wednesday (July 20) seeking to seize dozens of properties worth more than US$1 billion (S$1.35 billion) tied to Malaysian state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), saying that over … Continue reading

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Corrupt Malaysian official inflate Melbourne property price

In 2013, the private sale of an unassuming five storey apartment block near Monash University in Caulfield stunned local observers. Even in Melbourne’s booming property market, the $22.5 million price tag for a ¬†building designed like an IKEA cupboard seemed … Continue reading

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Singapore Property Agent Loses His Car To Thieves in Tesco Tebrau Malaysia

Mr Low a Singaporean property agent, posted on his Facebook wall about his stolen car on 23rd May. He claims his car was stolen in Tesco Tebrau between 8.45PM to 9.45PM, and uploaded a picture of the parking lot where … Continue reading

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5 reasons to be careful when buying residential property in Johor and Iskandar

1. The looming supply The Monetary Authority of Singapore board member Lawrence Wong told Parliament on May 11 that nearly 336,000 private residential units are in the pipeline in Johor, more than all the private homes currently standing in Singapore.Most … Continue reading

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10 things to look out for when buying property in Malaysia

10. Landscaping We are not just talking about the landscaping of the landed property or the compound the condominium sits on. It goes without saying that your property must be at least pleasant to look at and well kept. Managing … Continue reading

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