Children of government pensioners can buy PPA1M houses

24 February, PUTRAJAYA – One of the children of a government pensioner now has the opportunity to buy affordable houses under the 1Malaysia Civil Servants Housing Programme (PPA1M), Chief Secretary to the Government Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa said.

He said the application for the initiative had been opened since January.

Only one of a pensioners children, regardless of whether the latter is working with the government or not, can apply to buy a PPA1M house, he told reporters after giving away prizes to the winners of the badminton and bowling competitions organised by the National Association of Wives of Civil Servants and Women Civil Servants (Puspanita) here today.

Ali said the governments decision would allow the children of government pensioners to buy houses ranging from RM150,000 to RM300,000 for landed or strata unit.