Lam Jian Wyn


Real estate writer currently attached to The Edge Malaysia, the country's premier financial and investment weekly newspaper.

The Edge Malaysia
A costly 53-year-old land tussle

A 53-year-old land acquisition that went wrong could cost the federal government well over RM1 billion in compensation to Semantan Estate (1952) Sdn Bhd, which has been declared by the courts as the rightful landowner.

City & Country - The Edge Malaysia

THE EDGE Property Excellence Awards 2013: Raising The Zest

The Edge-PEPS Value Creation Excellence Award 2013 | Residential: Winner - The Zest @ Kinrara 9 - Darul Dinasti Sdn Bhd BOUTIQUE property developer Trinity Group Sdn Bhd's The Zest @ Kinrara 9 bagged The Edge-PEPS Value Creation Excellence Award 2013 in the residential category.

City & Country - The Edge Malaysia
A boost for Damansara Jaya

Co-written with Wong Mei Kay. The closure of the area's landmark The Atria Shopping Centre has undoubtedly saddened its tenants and the people living nearby. However, the 29-year-old mall will be redeveloped by OSK Property Holdings, which is expected to have a significant impact on the neighbourhood.

City & Country - The Edge Malaysia
Semenyih attraction

Co-written with Haziq Hamid. The Klang Valley southern corridor has recently seen an upsurge in real estate investment with several of the country’s leading developers such as S P Setia Bhd, UEM Land Holdings Bhd and Dijaya Corp acquiring land in the Semenyih/Kajang corridor in Selangor.

City & Country - The Edge Malaysia
Axis REIT begins asset upgrades

Long past their prime is one way of describing some of the buildings belonging to Axis Real Estate Investment Trust (Axis REIT) but their inherent potential is something that the REIT’s manager is beginning to unlock.

City & Country - The Edge Malaysia
Accidental developer

First [email protected] started out as an attempt by a group of friends at communal living. But now, the six homes in a walled compound in Damansara Heights may signal an entirely new direction for Datuk Ling Keak Ming.

City & Country - The Edge Malaysia
Bringing Malaysia to B2B investors

It’s not every day that you see CEOs, managing directors and their peers getting their hands dirty as they enthusiastically hawk their wares and work the crowd. That certainly was the case at the recently concluded MIPIM Asia 2011 in Hong Kong, a real estate exhibition that brought together property developers, service providers and investors from Asia-Pacific, Europe and North America.

City & Country - The Edge Malaysia
'Bite-sized' products

Small offices/home offices are relatively new types of properties built on commercial land that combine working and living spaces. Recently. SoHos have been joined by a slew of flexible-use properties called SoVos, SoFos and designer suites. Find out what the experts have to say about these offerings.

City & Country - The Edge Malaysia
Revitalising The Summit USJ

The Summit USJ is a 12-year-old landmark mixed development on the fringes of the mature USJ township in Subang Jaya. Following its injection into AmFIRST REIT two years ago, it has slowly been shedding its quiet, rundown image.

The Edge Financial Daily

The Edge Financial Daily
Overnight queues for Vertiq condo launch

KUALA LUMPUR/PENANG (Mar 9): IJM Land Bhd's Vertiq condominium launch in Penang last weekend saw overnight queues forming days before the launch on Mar 3.