Upskilling education platform OpenAcademy, partners with top real estate expert iHerng to empower homebuyers

  • OpenAcademy and Tan iHerng aim to assist homebuyers in navigating the Malaysian property landscape through unique videos produced exclusively for the platform.
  • The collaboration between iHerng and OpenAcademy in particular signifies a shared commitment to advancing education and accessibility within the real estate sector

KUALA LUMPUR, 24 May 2024OpenAcademy, a Malaysian ed-tech startup, is excited to announce its partnership with real estate expert and YouTuber Sean Tan, better known as iHerng, to produce and share a series on his real estate knowledge, making it easier for Malaysians to confidently navigate the property market. This collaboration aims to revolutionise the way individuals understand and navigate the property market, particularly in enhancing house-buying skills.

Established in 2020, OpenAcademy emerged with a mission to offer practical and industry-relevant programs devoid of unnecessary embellishments. Their approach prioritises authentic insights sourced directly from active professionals within various sectors. By focusing on real-world applications, OpenAcademy ensures that users have the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in their chosen fields.


OpenAcademy users will gain exclusive access to iHerng’s expertise through a series of 40 meticulously crafted videos through this partnership. These videos delve deep into various aspects of property buying, providing invaluable guidance to novice and experienced home buyers alike.

“The educational videos on the OpenAcademy platform serve as a comprehensive guide, offering invaluable advice on market trends, financing options, legal considerations, and strategic investment opportunities. Recognising the challenges faced by home buyers, especially first-timers in navigating the intricate Malaysian property landscape, the content produced by iHerng stands out for its focus on empowering home buyers with the knowledge and tools they need to make informed decisions in the real estate market. By leveraging iHerng’s expertise, homebuyers can make informed decisions with confidence, ensuring a smooth and successful property acquisition journey.” shared Celine Ting, Co-founder and Managing Director of OpenAcademy.

The collaboration between iHerng and OpenAcademy in particular signifies a shared commitment to advancing education and accessibility within the real estate sector, as iHerng’s long-term mission is to bridge the gap industry in terms of information and knowledge and help young Malaysians in embarking on their real estate investment journey. By harnessing the power of digital platforms, both parties are poised to make a lasting impact on the lives of homebuyers across Malaysia.

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