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A framework of building and locational characteristics ranking for purpose-built offices in Malaysia

Mohd Safian, Edie Ezwan and Nawawi, Abdul Hadi (2013) A framework of building and locational characteristics ranking for purpose-built offices in Malaysia. Journal of Education and Vocational Research, 4 (3). pp. 69-76. ISSN 22212590

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The development of purpose-built office market in Malaysia is primarily resolved by a supply-demand market. Since the office market in Malaysia has displayed significance improvement due to increasing level of competitiveness, many characteristics of purpose-built office have appeared and become prominent during the process of assessment. These characteristics were generally used as indicators in property valuation, building performance as well as office market appraisal. Based on these characteristics, property market participants can evaluate their property proficiently based on their requirements, especially in decision making during business planning, investment or property management. Technology growth and national policy also gave contribution factors on revealing newly characteristics of purpose-built office such as green building, intelligent building and sustainable development model. The purpose of this article is to identify suitable characteristics of purpose-built office that can be used in Malaysia. Integral to achieving this objective, exploration on purpose built office characteristics in a global and local context will be reconsidered. As a result, a building and locational framework of purpose-built office’s characteristics in Malaysia will be diagnosed and verified appropriately.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Purpose-built office; building; locational; characteristics; framework
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction > TH1-844 Building construction
Divisions: Faculty of Technology Management and Business > Department of Real Estate Management
Depositing User: Mr. Mohammad Shaifulrip Ithnin
Date Deposited: 13 Aug 2018 03:37
Last Modified: 13 Aug 2018 03:37
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/9418
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