Selangor

Selangor is one of the 13 states of Malaysia located on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The Straits of Malacca is to its west while it is bordered by Perak, Pahang and Negeri Sembilan. Federal territories within this state are Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya. Its capital city is Shah Alam and royal capital is Klang.

Petaling Jaya is another major development zone of Selangor and was awarded city status in 2006, making Selangor the only other state in Malaysia with more than one city; the other is Sarawak. Selangor also has the largest state population in Malaysia.

Being one of the most developed states with good infrastructure, the Selangor property market is huge and promises high return on investments. Major commercial developments include office towers, shopping malls, shop-office space and industrial lots. A wide spectrum of residential properties makes up the landscape of this state. Popular residential properties include terraced houses, semi-detached units, bungalows, serviced apartments, low-cost flats and luxury condominiums.

Residents of Selangor typically experience beautiful weather throughout the year with sunny days and cool evenings. Humidity levels remain high for most months and are generally at 80 percent or higher. Temperatures can range from 23 to 33˚C. The rainy season starts from December to February.

Malays make up more than 50 percent of the population in Selangor. The rest of the residents consist of Chinese, Indian and other ethnic groups. The cultural influence of Malays in Selangor is mainly from Bugis, Johor, Minangkabau, Mandailing and Javanese ancestries. The development of tin mining and rubber plantation in the 19th century brought in the Chinese and Indians. Hence, a kaleidoscope of cultures exists in harmony in this state. This is also reflected in its wide variety of local cuisines which include nasi lemak, bak kut teh and roti canai.

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Areas in Selangor

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Latest Properties for Sale in Selangor

Putra Heights, Subang Jaya, Selangor

Putra Heights, ...

Subang Jaya, Putra Heights, Selangor

2000 sqft

RM 779,000

Monterez Golf & Country Club

Monterez Golf &...

Shah Alam, Selangor

RM 1,446,620

Putra Perdana

Putra Perdana

Jalan PP 17, Puchong, Selangor

1705 sqft

RM 565,000

shop apartment bukit teratai taman muda ampang

shop apartment ...

bukit teratai, Ampang, Selangor

930 sqft

RM 210,000

Monterez Golf & Country Club

Monterez Golf &...

Shah Alam, Selangor

6900 sqft

RM 3,300,000

Taman Mesra, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia

Taman Mesra, 43000 ...

Balakong, Selangor

RM 1,200,000

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Latest Properties for Rent in Selangor

Paramount View

Paramount View

- Jalan 22/44, Taman Paramount, Petaling Jaya, Petaling ...

800 sqft

RM 1,650 / month

Mutiara Anggerik Service Apartment

Mutiara Anggerik ...

3 Jalan Tukul Q15Q, Seksyen 15, Shah ...

1188 sqft

RM 1,500 / month

Dataran Otomobil Apartment

Dataran Otomobil ...

Jalan Pahat J 15/J Kompleks Otomobil, ...

835 sqft

RM 1,000 / month

Cova Villa

Cova Villa

- Jalan Teknologi, Kota Damansara, Petaling Jaya, ...

1059 sqft

RM 2,100 / month

Sutramas, Bandar Puchong Jaya

Sutramas, Bandar ...

Puchong, Selangor

850 sqft

RM 1,000 / month

Kristal View

Kristal View

Jalan Kristal 7/70g Off Persiaran Bestari, ...

1100 sqft

RM 1,700 / month

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Fast Fact

Capital :
Shah Alam

Royal capital :
Klang

Sultan :
Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah

Menteri Besar :
Abdul Khalid Ibrahim (PKR)

Total Area :
8,104 km2 (3,129 sq mi)

Total Population (2010) :
5,411,324

Density :
670/km2 (1,700/sq mi)

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