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As house prices soar worldwide, Malaysia sees slow rise

As house prices soar worldwide, Malaysia sees slow rise

March 30, 2017

KUALA LUMPUR, March 30 — House prices in Malaysia rose in the past year albeit at a slower rate amid the fastest hike of prices worldwide in three years, according to a survey. According to the Global House Price Index for the fourth quarter of 2016 released by real estate firm Knight Frank, Malaysian house prices are growing slow due to cooling measures by Putrajaya, but remains an attractive choice globally. “The house price index in Malaysia continues to grow but the pace of... Read more

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