Every year, there are worrying statistics about the decreasing number of house ownerships and the increasing quantity of unsold properties in Malaysia.
With intimidating news such as high property prices, economic downturn and failed investments, it’s understandable that many had their doubts about real estate investment.
We believe if there’s someone that can ‘hold their hand’ and help them with understanding how to escape their financial burden, increase their income and find suitable properties, home ownership will be accessible to anyone including the low and medium-income groups, especially if this service is offered at an affordable price.
FAR Capital began in 2014 when several young investors and property experts had an epiphany. Most people have the ability to purchase properties but need proper guidance and assistance to reduce the complexity of the process.
With a minimal number of staff, they had to manage their clients remotely. They conducted onsite seminars and participated in interviews at various media outlets and podcasts.
During the pandemic in 2020, FAR Capital provided free online seminars with the intention of educating the public. We received a massive spike in inquiries, which led to a considerable number of clients we have today.
Free property education webinar by property expert, Faizul Ridzuan
Faizul is one of the respected thought leaders in properties and often invited by the media, companies, and the government as a panel speaker.
He was elected as one of the Panels of Experts by the Ministry of Housing and Local Government to help resolve the current property issues in the country.
The author of the best-selling book, WTF: 23 Properties Before 30, he is now leading multiple businesses related to real estate.
Started as a structural engineer for an international oil and gas company, Amanda made a career change by venturing into business development, eventually dealing with property investment Being resourceful and multiskilled, Amanda had led sales, finance, administration and various other divisions. Amanda is currently the chief operating officer of FAR Capital.
Over the years in the corporate world, including PETRONAS and Bank Negara, Amir has been passionate about financial literacy and property investment.
Having led multiple businesses, including nursing homes, co-living and childcare tech, he is now leading the company’s business expansion to Indonesia, corporate and strategic partnerships, and engagements with investors.