Buying a property in Langkawi

Langkawi, is an archipelago of 99 islands in the Andaman Sea, some 30 km off mainland Malaysia’s northwestern coast adjacent to the Thai border. Just four of the islands are inhabited, the largest being Pulau Langkawi, which is also known in and of itself as Langkawi. It has a population of 45,000, most of whom live in-and-around Kuah; Langkawi’s largest town. As well as being the island’s population centre, Kuah is also the landing point for ferries from mainland Malaysia. As Langkawi is one of Malaysia’s most popular beach holiday destinations, more and more investors come here to buy Malaysia properties in this region. (more…)