Buying a property in your home country can be pretty daunting, let alone buying it in a foreign country like Malaysia.
When my folks were looking for a condo in Penang, Malaysia in 2004, I must have viewed more than 30 properties with them. And that was just the beginning of the process! That was also beforethe increased buying restrictions on foreigners came in.
But, to be honest, Malaysia’s a pretty great place to buy (and live), and my folks haven’t looked back since.
And whether you’re planning to buy here as an expat or as a foreign investor, there are plenty of reasons to get stuck in.
So, to help you along, I’ve put together this guide to buying property in Malaysia as a foreigner...
Whether you’re reading this from Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, the US, the UK, Hong Kong, or somewhere else - you’ll definitely find it useful.
If you’re reading this, you’ll probably have your own reasons for looking to buy property in Malaysia.
But in case you’re just exploring or not sure, here are a few great reasons: