KUALA LUMPUR, 10 JULY 2019 : Hi HOME targets to be the prime platform for idea generation, discussions of new solutions and introduction of new technologies to assist the government in addressing issues related to home ownership, especially among the youth, in Malaysia.
Low home ownership rates (at present, approximately 43%) will be addressed through Hi HOME’s two main components: Property Conference and Online Property Expo.
Hi HOME Property Conference is a platform for all stakeholders in the property industry to air their views and share critical analysis on home ownership issue. Panelists include top figures in government, private sector, research institutes as well as youth personalities.
“Hi HOME’s brand purpose is to look at home ownership issues with a set of fresh perspectives by leveraging on Hartabumi.com’s experience as an online property portal established since 2015.
One of the key findings by Hartabumi.com on low home ownership rates is that it is not solely a price issue. There are other factors involved such as financing models, progressive housing policies, market-friendly products, youth’s aspirations and seamless technology that improves buyer experience.” says Radzi Tajuddin, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Hartabumi.com.
“Therefore, Hi HOME Property Conference will discuss strategy, solution and new ideas holistically and comprehensively via four (4) clusters: Affordability, Market & Policy, Data & Technology and Future.
The one-day conference will be held on 25th July 2019 at Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) and will be attended by over 700 delegates including top executives and thought leaders in property development, finance, technology, government and the youth.
Hi HOME will be launched by Yang Berhormat Puan Hajjah Zuraida Kamaruddin, Minister of Housing and Local Government and Yang Berhormat Tuan Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman, Minister of Youth and Sports.
Among confirmed speakers are Tan Sri Tony Fernandes (Chief Executive Officer, AirAsia Berhad), YM Tengku Zafrul Aziz (Chief Executive Officer, CIMB Group), Dato’ Sri Ir. Dr. Judin Abdul Karim (Executive Vice-President, MRCB), Dr Suraya Ismail (Research Director, Khazanah Research Institute) and Dr Daniele Gambero (Founder of Propenomy Academy).
Tickets to the conference can be purchased online at event.hihomes.my. My Events International is a joint-organiser for Hi HOME Property Conference 2019. Wholly owned by Hartabumi dotCom Sdn Bhd In conjunction with the Property Conference, Hi HOME will also launch an Online Property Expo at www.hihomes.my for three (3) months from 25th July 2019 to 31st October 2019.
100 property projects nationwide including 50% affordable housing projects will be offered on Hi HOME Online Property Expo 2019. The estimated value of properties offered on the expo is RM3.4 billion.
“We will be introducing innovative technologies such as financial profile calculator, location-based transactional data and smart chat box to provide a seamless experience for homebuyers. We are targeting one million visitors, especially the youth, to visit the online expo.” says Radzi Tajuddin.
Hi HOME is fully endorsed by Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT), Ministry of Youth and Sports (KBS), Selangor and Perak state governments.
“Input and suggestions from the Property Conference and data collected from the Online Property Expo will be tabled to the Prime Minister, YAB Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad on the 18th October 2019.” added Radzi Tajuddin. Wholly owned by Hartabumi dotCom Sdn Bhd.