What to Look for When Renting a House or Condo

What to Look for When Renting a House or Condo

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Without a doubt, finding the ideal physical home to live in is perhaps one of the most daunting of all the things an expat has to face when moving to a new country. There are so many things to consider and the decision to find the most suitable place is definitely not easy, especially when you consider yourself how little time you have. Firstly, one must decide whether to go with landed property vs condominium or apartment as this decision will influence some of the things that you should look for when renting. Landed property here are considered as houses, duplexes, bungalows or townhouses and condominium as apartment, super-condo or flat. Both of these type of properties have their pros and cons. Some of the items will be discussed below. Assuming that you have…
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Where to live in Penang

Where to live in Penang

Home, Neighbourhood
[gard group='1'] Penang consist of two parts - Penang Island and Seberang Perai (the mainland).  Though Penang is considered a small island, but there are several areas or neighbourhood for you to consider for your housing needs. The question of where to live in Penang depends on what you are looking for. The best answer to where to live in Penang Malaysia is to start asking yourself these few questions: Do I need to live near my work area? Do I need to live near my kids' school or university? Am I going to buy or rent a property in Penang? Do I need to live in Penang near people of my ethnic background? Am I going to use my private car or do I need public transport to move…
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Which is the Best Internet Service Provider in Malaysia?

Which is the Best Internet Service Provider in Malaysia?

Entertainment, Guides, Home
Choosing the right Internet Service Provider (ISP) can be a daunting task if you are not sure what is available in the market. Some of you might be used to having fast internet connection from where you come from. The average internet speed in Malaysia ranges from 1Mbps to 8Mbps. Your choice of finding the right one can make a vast difference; either to your enjoyment or your frustration. So, what are the things to consider when choosing the right ISP? Cost and Contract: Usually, the first comparison would be cost vs speed when deciding for the best deal. However, this shouldn't be the only factor when doing the comparison. You should consider looking at the overall package and see what else does it comes with. Does it come with…
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