MyBenefits: Housing

Affordable Homes - National Home Ownership Campaign (HOC)

Government programme to increase homeownership among Malaysians

Posted onAugust 07, 2019

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What is this programme about?

Purpose of the Programme

The National Home Ownership Campaign (HOC) 2019 launched in March 2019, is an initiative by the Ministry of Finance(MOF) in collaboration with the Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association Malaysia (Rehda).

The programme aims to increase homeownership amongst Malaysians by allowing a limited-time stamp duty exemption for residential property purchases. This campaign is also aimed at resolving the huge property overhang which has hit 45,027 units valued at RM29.69billion at the end of 2018.

The HOC is open to all Malaysians buying residential properties priced between RM300,000 to RM2.5million.


What are myBenefits? 
The benefits of the programme

Stamp duty exemption

Discounts from participating developers


Who is Eligible? 

  • Malaysians

  • Buyers of residential properties

  • Property

    • priced between RM300,000 to RM2.5million before  discount, if any

    • List of registered properties

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New Malaysia | Govt: Housing Aug 06, 2019 @ 18:06

Getting home loans still a problem

The failure to qualify for home loans remain the single biggest obstacle to the government’s effort to increase homeownership and reduce the number of unsold properties in the market.|Read more >|SunDaily

Programme Brief

Assistance: Stamp duty exemption for residential property purchases 
Income Group: All Malaysian residential home buyers
Target:  Properties priced between RM300,000 to RM2.5million
Subsidy: Waiver of stamp duty


Ministry: Ministry of Finance

Mailing address: No. 5 Persiaran Perdana Presint 2,
Federal Government Administrative Centre,

Telephone: 03-8000 8000
Fax: 03-88823893 / 03-88823894

Implementing Agency: Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association Malaysia (Rehda)

Ms Zana / Ms Hawa /Ms Karen
Telephone:+603 7803 2978


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