News - YOO Set for Malaysia with 8 Conlay
We are delighted to announced the appointment of Steve Leung & YOO by Malaysian developer KSK Land to design residences for a new luxury development precinct, 8 Conlay, located in Kuala Lumpur City Centre.
Model of 8 Conlay with views to the Petronas Towers, located in the Bukit Bintang district of Kuala Lumpur
Steve Leung, Andrew Pang, Joanne Kua, MD, KSK land at the press conference
The vision of Malaysian developer, KSK Land, 8 Conlay marks the first YOO project in Malaysia, and will offer three towers of branded residences, a 5-star hotel and a retail precinct located at Jalan Conlay in the vibrant Bukit Bintang district of Kuala Lumpur. Tower A residences and amenities will be designed by Steve Leung & YOO, with the serviced apartment Tower B, and five star hotel Tower C designers to be unveiled at a later date.
The interior concept by Steve Leung and YOO will be unveiled at the marketing launch in the second quarter of 2015 with development completion scheduled for 2020.
8 Conlay is set to continue the success of Steve Leung & YOO in Asia, after the triumph of YOO Residence in Hong Kong, which garnered the highest price per square foot for a one bedroom apartment sale in the city.
YOO Residence, Hong Kong
John Hitchcox, Chairman and Co-founder of YOO, said: “We are incredibly excited to be entering the Malaysian market for the first time with Steve Leung & YOO and 8 Conlay. KSK Land are a creative developer and they share the YOO vision for design-led living that is synonymous with our brand. 8 Conlay is a truly landmark development for Kuala Lumpur and the residences and amenities will introduce a completely new lifestyle concept unlike anything seen before in Malaysia.“
Steve Leung speaks at the KSK Land Conlay 8 press conference
Joanne Kua, Group Chief Executive Officer of KSK Group and Managing Director of KSK Land Sdn Bhd, added, "This collaboration with YOO is a meeting of like minds – we both share a similar design vision for residential properties. KSK Land believes in crafting personal spaces that allow residents to express their personalities and tell their own life stories, which echoes YOO’s philosophy of designing spaces for people.
Joanne Kua, Group Chief Executive Officer of KSK Group Berhad and Managing Director of KSK Land Sdn Bhd
"We both believe strongly that design should enhance a resident’s living experience, and is not merely for enhancing aesthetic quality. With this partnership, we are offering quality and liveability that Malaysia has yet to see, through 8 Conlay. Steve Leung & YOO’s design philosophy also harmonises perfectly with the lifestyle preferences of our target market. We looked in many places for a design brand partner that could express the vision we imagine for 8 Conlay, and are delighted to have found our match in YOO. By tapping into YOO’s experience as a pioneer in branded residences and their reputation as the most visionary design minds in the business, KSK Land is offering much more than merely luxury homes in a high-rise development, in line with our aim to be a developer of choice."
For more information on 8 Conlay and to register your interest please visit www.8conlay.com
Andrew Pang, Managing Director, Asia Pacific at YOO Asia Limited; Steve Leung, Creative Director of Steve Leung & YOO; and Joanne Kua, Group Chief Executive Officer of KSK Group Berhad and Managing Director of KSK Land Sdn Bhd