New units particularly on the four main east-west roads are much sought after for their good locations near businesses and social spots
Ma Moe Thidar is like many would-be real estate agents when she says she is keen on real estate but has little knowledge of the field.
Yangon mayor U Hla Myint said an extension to Yangon City is being planned to the west of the existing city under the auspices of the regional government, though other members of the regional parliament said they had not heard of the plan until the announcement.
Living downtown has its perks. For one thing, it is a joy to be able to walk to places instead of being stuck in a taxi or on a bus. There is a lot happening downtown as well, with new restaurants and galleries and other diversions opening all the time.
U Mg Mg’s problem is too common to many of Yangon’s would-be condominium unit owners. He signed a contract a couple years ago to purchase a unit in a building in Mingalar Taung Nyunt township where construction shows no signs of beginning.