On 21 March 2023, REHDA Institute, the training, research and education arm of the Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association of Malaysia (“REHDA”) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) with BPMB.


The MOU was signed at the REHDA Institute Regional Housing Conference 2023, held at Le Meridien Hotel Petaling Jaya. The conference was graced by the Deputy Minister for the Ministry of Local Government Development, YB Tuan Haji Akmal Nasrullah.


REHDA Institute was represented by its Chairman, Dato’ Jeffrey Ng Tiong Lip and Trustee, Tan Sri Datuk Eddy Chen Lok Loi, while BPMB was represented by its Group Chief Executive Officer, Roni Abdulwahab.


Collaboration between REHDA Institute and BPMB will bring together their expertise and resources to focus on a broad range of topics related to the real estate industry. Through this partnership, the parties will undertake research collaborations spanning real estate and property development, housing policies, banking and financing, ESG, and smart cities development.


The initial research to be jointly produced will focus on affordable housing, This partnership also aligns with Measuring Impact on National Development (MIND) values, as social inclusion is an essential aspect of sustainable development, and this joint effort will contribute to the progress of the nation towards a more inclusive society.