Housing Affordability of First Time Home Buyers in Malaysia

Kan, Kan Det Ai (2015) Housing Affordability of First Time Home Buyers in Malaysia. Other thesis, INTI International University.

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In many countries, housing operates as a shelter, an economic good, a social good, bunch of services. The term shelter is frequently used to describe housing. It provides a sense of security and privacy to human which has a strong relationship with the ultimate purpose of housing. Furthermore, housing is one of the major single lifetime investments for most people and is recognized as a fixed asset. The aim of this research is to re-define housing affordability for first time buyers. The objectives are to develop guidelines for first time home buyers to purchase affordable houses and for developers to build more affordable houses. This is followed by the investigation of relationship between monthly income and type of housing, monthly income and affordable house price chosen by first time home buyers, and the affordable house price compared with market price.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Additional Information: BQSI 54
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Engineering and Quantity Surveying
Depositing User: Unnamed user with email masilah.mansor@newinti.edu.my
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2016 07:03
Last Modified: 04 Aug 2016 07:03
URI: http://eprints.intimal.edu.my/id/eprint/455

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