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KSK Land's Maiden Project '8 Conlay' Offers a New Way of Living for Japanese-Home Buyers
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

Standing tall as a modern refuge of luxury in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, 8 
Conlay offers fully furnished branded serviced residences for your home away 
from home.

KSK Land, a trailblazer in the international property development scene has 
launched a mixed-use residential and development project, 8 Conlay, at the 
heart of Kuala Lumpur. Designed by the world's top architects and serviced by 
Kempinski, this luxurious integrated property offers a whole new experience of 
modern urban living, with each apartment curated by world-renowned interior 
designers Steve Leung and Kelly Hoppen.
8 Conlay by KSK Land
Kelly Hoppen for YOO's Master Bedroom Design Interior at 8 Conlay

Situated between the prestigious Kuala Lumpur City Centre and the Golden 
Triangle neighbourhood, 8 Conlay consists of three towers atop a four-storey 
experiential retail space. The three towers consist of the five-star Kempinski 
Hotel and two luxury residential towers created in partnership with the global 
design group, YOO, called YOO8 serviced by Kempinski. 

Designed by award-winning Malaysian architect Hud Bakar (of RSP Architects) 
with landscaping by Thai landscape architect Pok Kobkongsanti (of TROP Studio), 
8 Conlay marks the inaugural development of the Malaysian lifestyle property 
developer KSK Land. 

Perfectly poised between nature and the city's leading attractions, YOO8 at 8 
Conlay provides a whole new modern living experience including: 

- A Water Lounge on the 26th floor - an oasis of relaxing ripple pools, 
gymnasium, and stellar city views for the perfect hideaway. 

- A Green Refuge on the 44th floor - a sky park inspired by the sloping 
Balinese rice terraces brimming with local flora. 

"Aside from its world-class facilities, YOO8 also provides a variety of 
five-star hospitality services by Kempinski for maximum comfort. This includes 
Kempinski's famous Lady in Red, valet, 24-hour security system, 
Japanese-speaking concierge and doorman. There is also the choice of a la carte 
services that range from laundry, housekeeping, to a daycare centre for 
children. This is living redefined," said Joanne Kua, Managing Director of KSK 

Malaysia is known as a leading destination for long-stay tourism amongst 
Japanese tourists. Statista Research 
idents-malaysia/] stated that more than 26.5 thousand Japanese residents were 
registered in Malaysia as of October 2018. Furthermore, Malaysia has topped the 
list of countries favoured by Japanese for extended stays 11 years straight 
according to All Nippon Airways 
rogram-losing-allure-japanese-3-11/#.XteKa6ZS-Ul]. This is credited to its 
lower living costs, warm year-round climate and the Malaysia My Second Home 
(MM2H) tax privileges.

In contrast to Japan's real estate market where property depreciates at a 
comparatively faster pace, real estate in Malaysia offers a stable investment 
opportunity, and provides more comfortable living spaces at a fraction of the 
cost. These favourable qualities create an attractive investment and living 
proposition for the Japanese market.

"As the real estate price and consumption taxes are increasing in Japan, YOO8 
becomes a golden opportunity for Japanese people who are looking for property 
investment or planning retirement in Malaysia. Lower taxes, world-class 
healthcare, and 1-year Platinum membership to Kempinski Discovery Loyalty 
Programme are few of the perks that residents can instantly benefit. YOO8 also 
offers easy application to the MM2H Programme to facilitate the Japanese 
market, acquiring their dream homes at the vibrant heart of South East Asia's 
fastest-growing city," said Kua.

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About KSK Land:

Founded in 2013, KSK Land is a wholly-owned subsidiary of KSK Group Berhad, an 
established Malaysian investment holding company. With an existing presence in 
the general insurance business across Southeast Asia with KSK Insurance 
Indonesia and KSK Insurance Thailand, KSK Group expanded into the property 
development market in Malaysia with KSK Land. A dynamic new player on the 
international property development scene, KSK Land's maiden project, 8 Conlay, 
reflects the company's vision to craft bespoke properties that prioritise 
design, craftsmanship and lifestyle.

About 8 Conlay

Designed by architect Hud Bakar (of RSP Architects) with landscapes by designer 
Pok Kobkongsanti (of TROP Studio), 8 Conlay will welcome a new generation of 
the world's pioneers and trailblazers to the vibrant heart of Kuala Lumpur. 
Perfectly poised between nature and the city's leading attractions, the 
integrated three-tower property elevates the art of living with a five-star 
Kempinski Hotel, experiential retail quarters and YOO8 branded residences, 
serviced by Kempinski. All of which have been curated exclusively by Steve 
Leung & YOO (Tower A) and Kelly Hoppen for YOO (Tower B).

About YOO

A global design group by leading property developer, John Hitchcox, and one of 
the world's most celebrated designers, Philippe Starck, YOO was founded in 1999 
with the singular vision to enrich lives with extraordinary living spaces. YOO 
has since enlisted a revolutionary mix of visionary design talent – including 
Phillippe Starck, Marcel Wanders, Jade Jagger, Kelly Hoppen, Steve Leung and 
YOO Studio – to design residential and hotel projects in over 36 countries 
throughout Asia, Australia, Europe, Africa, North and South America and the 
Middle East.

About Kempinski Hotels

Created in 1897, Kempinski Hotels is Europe's oldest luxury hotel group. 
Kempinski's rich heritage of impeccable personal service and superb hospitality 
is complemented by the exclusivity and individuality of its properties. Each of 
its properties in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and the Americas 
reflects the strength and success of the Kempinski brand without losing sight 
of its heritage. The portfolio comprises historic landmark properties, 
award-winning urban lifestyle hotels, outstanding resorts and prestigious 
residences. Kempinski is a founding member of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), 
the world's largest alliance of independent hotel brands.


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   Caption: 8 Conlay by KSK Land


   Caption: Kelly Hoppen for YOO's Master Bedroom Design Interior at 8 Conlay