REHDA Melaka paid a courtesy visit to YB Datuk Wira Zaidi Bin Johari Setiausaha Kerajaan Negeri Melaka on 8 November 2022. Aimed to foster closer rapport between Melaka State Government & REHDA Melaka.
During the courtesy visit, REHDA Melaka reiterate REHDA Melaka’s view on 4 clauses stated in the new Dasar Perumahan Negeri Melaka which include:
– to allow 50% composition component for free market housing component not subject to price control;
– to consider Garis Panduan dan Piawaian Perancangan Negeri Melaka (GPP)’s requirement as guideline and not mandatory, such as restrictions on minimum lot size, the requirement of computing the min built-up area excluding car porch, etc;
– not agreeable on the increased of discount for Malay buyers on the acquisition of commercial and industrial property from 10% to 20% and the 10% discount for Malay buyers on the acquisition of Malacca Customary Land (MCL) property;
– to limit the release levy contribution for the release of unsold Bumiputera quota units to 7% based on selling price of Bumiputera quota unit.
REHDA Melaka Chairman Datuk Ng Choon Koon also urging the Melaka State Government to consider for the release of 411 units of unsold bumiputera quota units, complete with certificate of completion and compliance above 5 years in the state as the special incentive for property sector under Melaka state budget 2023.
Committees attended the discussion include Mr Chee Siang Oy, Ms Jojo Gwee, Datuk Sonny Tay, Mr Alan Tee, Mr Yow Song Yoong and Mr Joe Cheong.
The courtesy visit adjourned with a presentation of REHDA’s 50th Anniversary Coffee Table Book to YB Datuk Wira Zaidi as a note of thank you for taking time to meet with REHDA Melaka.