Factors affecting housing maintenance cost in Malaysia

  title={Factors affecting housing maintenance cost in Malaysia},
  author={Azlan Shah Ali and Syahrul Nizam Kamaruzzaman and Raha Binti Sulaiman and Yong Cheong Peng},
  journal={Journal of Facilities Management},
Purpose – It has been found that the cost for housing maintenance is relatively high due to poor maintenance practices. This paper aims to determine and identify the factors contributing to rising maintenance costs.Design/methodology/approach – A quantitative approach was adopted that sought to gather factual data using the approach taken by El‐Haram and Horner. The research first identified the critical factors through a literature review. A total of Eighty questionnaires were then distributed… 

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