Monthly Archives: September 2011

Limiting Home Purchases: Malaysia Boleh?

Malaysian government announced in mid Sep 2011 that they are considering to limit home purchases. There is another rumour in the market also about raising the Real Property Gain Tax (RPGT) from 5% to 30%-40% in year 2012. Is it possible for these ideas to materialize? Nobody can tell you what is going to happen next. However, such irresponsible announcement by Malaysian government will only make housing prices to go even higher. Let me tell you why.

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