Oct 01, 2016
Kuala Lumpur, 01 October :
Kuala Lumpur, 1 October 2016 - During the recent MIEA (Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents) Gala Dinner 2016, Mr Lim Eng Chong, director and founding partner of Henry Butcher Malaysia Sdn Bhd, was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to the growth of the local real estate industry. Mr Lim co-founded Henry Butcher Malaysia Group in 1987, and has since grown to a network of 24 offices and over 400 personnel.
In his acceptance speech, Mr Lim advised those in the industry to stay the course. “Real estate agency is one of the toughest professions I have come across… I can tell you, it’s not easy. To succeed, you must not only work hard, you must also persevere. This is the business of people - you must be sincere, honest, and loyal to your customer.”
In his speech, he also encourages all to be on the cutting edge - to adapt to current trends and changes. “In this day and age, you must embrace change. Keep up, or even stay ahead of the industry, its trends and practices… Be the Uber or Tesla of the real estate industry.”
The Awards, into its 8th year, also commemorated 20 top real estate agencies, agents and negotiators. It is the leading Association that represents the estate agency profession in Malaysia.
Henry Butcher Malaysia is proud to have received the Lifetime Achievement Award through Mr Lim Eng Chong.