KUALA LUMPUR, 26 FEBRUARY 2018: The federal and state government housing agencies will be organizing the largest ever nationwide home expo named “Ekspo Jualan Perumahan - Ke Arah Sejuta Impian, Alami Gaya HidupSejahtera” aimed at increasing home ownership among Malaysians from all income levels, especially for the lower income (B40) and middle income (M40) groups.
This effort is in line with the National Housing Policy’s objective in providing adequate, comfortable and affordable housing for the Rakyat, and as well as the Federal Government's target of building affordable homes for the Rakyat nationwide during the implementation of the 11th Malaysia Plan (RMK 11).
Theexpois a joint initiative between Ministry of Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government, the National Housing Department (NHD), Perbadanan PR1MA Malaysia, Syarikat Perumahan Negara Berhad, 1Malaysia Housing Projects for Civil Servants (PPA1M) as well as state government agencies.
Affordable housing is a high priority for the Government and as such, the various federal and state agencies are collaborating to support the Government’s aspiration and commitment to deliver affordable houses in the whole country.
This series of expos serves as a platform for the rakyat to obtain the relevant information on the various types of homes that suit their lifestyle and financial commitment. There will also be representatives from financial institutions and relevant agencies to assist them with their queries and facilitate their home ownership journey.
The State of Perak will be the first to host in the series of expos, which will be held at Ipoh Convention Centre, Perak from 1st March till 5th March 2018.
In line with the state’s aspiration to ensure that no one is left behind and left out, “Tiada yang tertinggal, tiada yang terpinggir”, close to 40,000 homes will be showcased and available for sale during this mega home expo.
Aside from federal government agencies, Lembaga Perumahan dan Hartanah Perak (LPHP) will also be participating in this expo.
During the nationwide expo, strategic partners such as Agensi Kaunseling & Pengurusan Kredit (AKPK), Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN) and Maybank, CIMB, RHB and AmBank will also be participating to help potential home buyers check their credit score and apply for loans.
In addition, there will also be a list of fun-filled family activities such as food truck, entertainment and many other attractions at the expo.