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Property Prospectus: George Town

March 27th, 2012

Episode 244 of 645 episodes

George Town, on the Malaysian island ofPenang, is a former British trading outpost rich with post-colonial charm. Now it’s drawing in a new batch of entrepreneurs who are converting old shop-houses into everything from homes and hotels to cafés and galleries. Monocle visits the city to witness its property revitalisation.

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