Limit PR1MA’s Special End-Financing Scheme to First-Time Buyers, Says HBA

The Special PR1MA End Financing Scheme (SPEF) and subsequent sale of 1Malaysia People’s Housing Programme (PR1MA) homes should be limited to only first-time house buyers, said the National House Buyers Association (HBA). HBA secretary-general Chang Kim Loong applauded the SPEF, which will assist the lower income group to obtain financing to buy their PR1MA homes … Read more

HBA Propose Income-allocation Mechanism For PR1MA Home Buyers

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) — There should be an allocation mechanism by the government for buyers of Projek Perumahan 1Malaysia (PR1MA) homes following the new income eligibility which has been increased from RM10,000 to RM15,000. The House Buyers Association (HBA) said as more people from the middle income group are now eligible to own PR1MA homes, … Read more

Government Guarantee of Up To RM100,000 To Help Buyers of PR1MA Homes

KUALA LUMPUR: The government will guarantee up to RM100,000 under the special step-up end-financing scheme announced for PR1MA (1Malaysia People’s Housing Programme). Secretary General of Treasury Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah said some buyers who were chosen from the PR1MA balloting process were still unable to obtain loans. “The banks said the credit worthiness … Read more

Perak To Ensure Affordable Houses Do Not Exceed RM 200K

PARIT BUNTAR, May 18 (Bernama) — The state government will amend its housing policy to set the price of affordable houses at not more than RM200,000, says Perak Women Development, Family, Community Welfare, Housing and Local Government Committee chairman Datuk Rusnah Kassim. She said at the same time, the amendment if passed, would also compel … Read more

Understanding of PR1MA



1. What is the eligibility criteria to apply for a PRIMA home?
• Malaysian citizen.
• At least 21 years of age at the time of application
• An individual or family (husband & wife) with a combined household monthly income of RM2,500 – RM10,000.
• Applicant or his/her spouse must not own more than one property.
• Adheres to the additional guidelines set by PR1MA.

2. Can I apply for a PR1MA home as a second home?
Yes, you can.

3. If I reside in Malaysia and my spouse lives overseas, are we eligible to apply?
You are eligible to apply as long as your family household income is between RM2,500 – RM10,000.


1. How do I register for a PR1MA home?
You may register online by visiting the PR1MA official website at .

2. Are there any charges incurred to register for a PR1MA home?
PR1MA does not charge any registration fees neither does it select any agent or third party to offer form-filling services or special allocations for PR1MA homes.

3. Is my spouse also required to register if I have already registered for a PR1MA home?
Married couples are required to register once only. The applicant will have to include his/her spouse’s details in the registration form.

4. Do I register as an individual or family if I am to be married soon?
You may apply as an individual for now. However, you will need to update your profile with details of your spouse for ballot application.

5. How often should I update my profile?
You are required to update your profile if there is any change in the details required for your application.

6. Should I face a problem in registering, what do I do?
Kindly contact the PR1MA Call Centre at 03-7962 4374 from Monday to Friday (9:00am – 6:00pm) or Saturday (9:00am –1:00pm). Alternatively, you may email your enquiries to

7. If there is a technical error on the PR1MA website, what do I do?
Kindly email a screen shot to PR1MA at this address –

8. Where can I view a list of documents needed to register for PR1MA?
Please refer to the information found on this page of the PR1MA website –

9. What do I do should my IC has already been used in the system when I’m trying to register?
Kindly contact us at 03-7962 4374 from Monday to Friday (9:00am – 6:00pm) or Saturday (9:00am –1:00pm). Alternatively, you may email your enquiries to

10. What if I forget my username or password?
You may retrieve your username and password at

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11. What documents do I need to apply for PR1MA?
You are required to send copies of:
i. Your Identity Card (IC)
ii. Latest bank statement or salary slip


1. Are PR1MA homes Freehold or Leasehold?
This is determined by the land proprietor for each PR1MA development.

2. Where are PR1MA homes located?
There are PR1MA developments located in major cities/towns/areas across Malaysia. For more information, visit

3. How do I get the latest information about PR1MA home prices and launches?
To find out, visit

4. How much does a PR1MA home cost?
A PR1MA home costs between RM100,000 and RM400,000.

5. What are the sizes available for PR1MA homes?
Generally, a terrace PR1MA house is approximately between 850 sqft and 1,850 sqft while a PR1MA apartment unit is approximately between 600 sqft to 1,200 sqft.

6. For enquiries or further information, kindly contact
PR1MA Call Centre: 03-7962 4374
Operating hours:
Monday to Friday (9:00am – 6:00pm)
Saturday (9:00am – 1:00pm)


Property Developers Play Vital Role In Ensuring Successful Delivery Of 500,000 PR1MA Homes

KUCHING, March 12 (Bernama)–Property developers’ participation is vital in ensuring the successful delivery of 500,000 units of PR1MA homes nationwide, worth more than RM100 billion. Perbadanan PR1MA Malaysia (PR1MA) chief executive officer Datuk Abdul Mutalib Alias said the participation from developers, both public and private, through collaborations with PR1MA was critical in ensuring the success … Read more

Sarawak To Build 9,185 Units Of Quality Affordable Homes By 2019

KUCHING, Mac 3 (Bernama) — Sarawak targets to build 9,185 units of quality affordable homes under eight development projects by 2019. Its Housing Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg said his ministry was cooperating with the state Housing Development Commission, Perbadanan PR1MA Malaysia (PR1MA) and local developers to build them. Speaking at a news … Read more

1.24 Million People Have Registered For PR1MA Houses

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 23 (Bernama) — A total of 1.24 million people have registered for ownership of affordable houses under the Perbadanan PR1MA Malaysia programme, said its chief executive officer Datuk Abdul Mutalib Alias. He said 90% of the applicants were below the age of 40, unmarried singles (47% ), married (49%) and divorcees (4%). … Read more