3 August 2020
If you are a potential first-time homebuyer, the question in your mind is whether you should purchase a landed house property, for example in a new house project, or to invest on a new condominium for sale. Whatever your budget is, owning a house or townhouse is probably more expensive than buying a condominium. Of course there are pros and cons for both of these property types, and location will also be a big consideration for making your decision.
Kajang town is located around 25 kilometres from the Malaysian capital city, Kuala Lumpur. It's an easy drive from Kuala Lumpur to this town via Jalan Cheras, MEX Highway, Grand Saga Expressway, Kajang Dispersal Link Expressway (SILK) and Kajang-Seremban Highway (LEKAS). Kajang area is considered a highly desirable location as it is easily accessible to many major Klang Valley destinations, like the neighbouring towns of Cheras, Semenyih, Bangi, Putrajaya and Serdang. If you are considering a new house or condo for sale close to major towns, yet concerned over the high cost of properties within the KL city centre, Kajang will be the perfect option for you and your family, especially if you are working in the city, and choose to stay away from the hectic city life.
Inevitably, Kajang is gaining more popularity for people looking for a new house or condominiums in the recent years after the launch of the MRT train lines, connecting Sungai Buloh-Kajang. Apart from the major highways that make this town very accessible, it is also very convenient for you to commute to work in the city using public transportation, as it has three MRT train stations.
Kajang area has many budget-friendly choices for retail, food and shopping. You will be spoiled for choice with 13 shopping centres, hypermarkets, restaurants, banks and more. If you are an avid golfer, there are six prominent golf clubs around as well.
If you are planning for your kid's future, why not look into a Kajang house or condo for sale. The area is known as a "Knowledge City". Nearby Bandar Baru Bangi, has over 20 educational institutions like Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN), UniKL, Open University and Infrastructure University Kuala Lumpur. Your Uni-going children can stay at home, so you will not need to fork out extra expenses paying for student accommodations later on.
Landed houses in Kajang, a 2,702 square feet terraced house was sold for RM780,00 or RM289 per quare feet. While a semi-detached house recent transaction was RM1.3 million or RM496 per square feet.
If you are looking at how much you can get for a Kajang house or condo in rentals investment, the asking rents for terraced houses with built-ups of 1,000 to 1,850 sq ft range from RM1,000 to RM1,500. While condominium units with built-ups of 900 to 1,200 sq ft range from RM650 (for a walk-up unit) to RM2,500 (for a fully furnished serviced apartment).
The average price per square feet for properties in Kajang area range from RM149 psf to RM361 psf (Source: brickz.my). Certain areas are popular due to their proximity to public transportation. Due to increased popularity, capital appreciation and rental values in many areas in Kajang are increasing.
Whether you are looking for a Kajang house or new condominium for sale, look no further as Southville City by Mah Sing will offer you both. If a condo high rise living is what you are after, Savanna's affordable living 3-Bedroom Executive Suites will suit you, with prices from RM500,000; this applies as well to Cerrado Suites and Sensory Residence Serviced Apartments. Or if you are considering a landed home property, Avens Residence Multi-generational living complex features 2 and a half storey and 3-storey link homes with 5+1 or 6+1 bedrooms, with prices starting from RM1.1 million.
Southville City is a freehold 428-acre integrated township that is at the forefront of environmental initiatives with an emphasis on regenerative landscaping and promoting healthy lifestyles. It ensures round the clock privacy and peace of mind with 24-hour security.
For more information on Southville City, please visit https://www.southville-city.com/