MyBenefits to Basic Essentials: Housing

Affordable HomesPenang State Rumah Mampu Milik  

Penang State affordable housing       
Last updated: March 30, 2018 
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What is this programme about?  

The Penang state government organises the supply of affordable homes priced between RM42,000 to RM300,000 for Penangites.  This programme is aimed at promoting home ownership for Penang households earning between RM2,500 to RM10,000 a month. 
The Penang Rumah Mampu Milik Homes projects are categorised into 5 groups, according to home prices and also income group eligibility of buyers.  

  1. Type A maximum price of RM42,000 

  2. Type B maximum price of RM72,500 

  3. Type C1 maximum price of RM150,000 

  4. Type C2 maximum price of RM200,000 

  5. Type C3 maximum price of RM300,000 

Who can apply? 

General Eligibility Criteria

(Contact ministry/agency for all other requirements, if any)

  1. Malaysian citizen

  2. Resident in Malaysia

  3. Born in Penang or residing in the State of Penang

  4. Age 21 years and above

  5. The applicant must be registered voter in the State of Penang

  6. The applicant must be working in Penang

  7. Applicants for type A and B must be a first-time homeowner

  8. Application for type C is allowed for applicant/spouse who owns a property purchased before 2008 and that is less in price to the price of the intended type C property purchase

  9. Income group: Monthly household income:

  • Type A (RM42,000) - less than RM2,500

  • Type B (72,500) - less than RM3,500

  • Type C1 (RM150,000) - less than RM6,000

  • Type C2 (RM200,000) – less than RM8,000

  • Type C3 (RM300,000) - less than RM10,000

What are myBenefits? 

Assistance: Affordable Homes from RM42,000 to RM300,000

Income Group: Monthly household income between RM2,500 to RM10,000
Target Group: Malaysians born or residing in Penang



Ministry: Penang State Government

Agency: Bahagian Perumahan, Pejabat Setiausaha Kerajaan Negeri Pulau Pinang



Mailing address: 

Paras 20, Bangunan Komtar 10503, Pulau Pinang

Telephone: 04-262 1957

Fax: 04-2622904

Quick links
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