The Myanmar Times
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Urban sanctuary

This three-bedroom, 1300-square-foot luxury apartment in tranquil Shwe Hinn Thar Road, Hlaing township, is convenient for the airport, Inya Lake and Yangon University.

 

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Creature comforts

An exciting downtown location is the biggest draw for this fifth-floor three-bedroom apartment in busy Sanchaung township.

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Picture not perfect for cinemas

Once the heartbeat of culture, a drop in local movie production and expensive upgrades see cinemas fade out.

 

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All bids in on low-cost housing

The Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) has received its first applications from would-be homeowners looking to buy apartments in Yangon’s sought-after Bo Min Yaung housing development.

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Singapore firm wins Kyaukpyu consultancy

The Singapore-based consortium Creative Professional Groups (CPG) has been selected to consult on the awaited Kyaukpyu Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in Rakhine State.

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Soaring rent is squeezing out retailers in Yangon

Retail space rents are increasing as much as 50 percent year-on-year, squeezing not only small and medium enterprises, but also big business, out of profitable areas in Yangon, local businesses and experts said last week.

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Metal scaffolding taking hold

In a sign of maturing for Myanmar’s property market, more efficient metal scaffolding is replacing the traditional bamboo scaffolding in development projects in Yangon as buildings get higher and bamboo becomes more expensive, construction experts said.

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Go big and go home

This large, detached, newly renovated house in its own compound is close to Yangon International Airport on Aung Mingalar Highway, North Okkalapa township.

 

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