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

Popular Areas
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Latest Properties for Sale in Selangor

Damai Residence

Damai Residence

jalan 32/149F, Kota Kemuning, Selangor

2800 sqft

RM 1,130,000

Centrestage Designer Suite

Centrestage Designer ...

Jalan Kemajuan Off Jalan Semangat, Seksyen 13, ...

452 sqft

RM 365,000

jalan istana, klang

jalan istana, ...

jalan istana, klang, Klang, Selangor

RM 545,000

Venice Hill

Venice Hill

- Jalan Kemacahaya, Cheras, Selangor

770 sqft

RM 150,000

One Damansara

One Damansara

- Jalan PJU 10/1, Damansara Damai, Petaling Jaya, ...

986 sqft

RM 420,000

Neo Damansara

Neo Damansara

0 Jalan PJU 8/1, Damansara Perdana, Petaling Jaya, ...

421 sqft

RM 340,000

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Latest Properties for Rent in Selangor

One Damansara

One Damansara

- Jalan PJU 10/1, Damansara Damai, Petaling Jaya, ...

986 sqft

RM 1,300 / month

bandar botanic, klang, jenaris

bandar botanic, ...

jalan jenaris bandar botanic, klang, Bandar ...

RM 1,200 / month

Park 51 Residency

Park 51 Residency

- Taman Jaya, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

921 sqft

RM 1,800 / month

Subang Parkhomes

Subang Parkhomes

Jalan SS19/1 Off Jalan Kemajuan Subang, ...

2195 sqft

RM 4,500 / month

Subang Parkhomes

Subang Parkhomes

Jalan SS19/1 Off Jalan Kemajuan Subang, ...

1503 sqft

RM 4,300 / month

Park 51 Residency

Park 51 Residency

- Taman Jaya, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

1143 sqft

RM 1,800 / 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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