Taman Pelangi is a residential neighborhood that is located in Johor Bahru, Johor. Taman Pelangi’s strategic located that is very close to the Malaysia Singapore border makes this a prime area where many owners rent out to Malaysians who are working in Singapore as well as Singaporeans who prefer to live in Malaysia. Property here include semi-detached houses, terraced houses and some shop office units.
In terms of commute and transportation, Taman Pelangi is easily accessible and well connected its surrounding areas as well as to the other parts of Johor via main roads and major highways such as Jalan Kuning, Jalan Tun Abdul Razak, the Tebrau Highway and the Johor Bahru Eastern Dispersal Link Expressway. Taman Pelangi is very close to the Johor Bahru checkpoint and the Johor Causeway. There are numerous busses that run through this area as well. Busses are quite regular. Besides this, taxis are just a phone call away and the JB Sentral Taxi Terminal is just a short drive away from Taman Pelangi.
There are numerous schools that are located in this area. Public schools are Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Taman Pelangi, Sekolah Menengah Foon Yew, Sekolah Kebangsaan St Joseph, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Dato Jaafar and Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman Pelangi. Private schools include Sri Utama Schools Johor Bahru. Kindergartens are aplenty as well, such as Q-Dees Pelangi and Stellar Preschool. Besides this, there are also music schools such as Stick Percussion Music School and Demi Quaver Drum School that are located in the vicinity. Taman Pelangi is also not short of tuition centers.
There are plenty of restaurants and eateries at Taman Pelangi that offer a wide array of food choices at affordable prices to the community here. Among these restaurants are the Naughty Bali, the Rosmarino Italian Restaurant that serves authentic Italian cuisine, Sweetwater Mediterranean Bar & Grill that serves Western food, Warakuya Japanese Restaurant that offers delicious Japanese cuisine, and the Kittengi, which is an authentic Indian restaurant. The closest shopping malls would be Plaza Pelangi and Pelangi Leisure Mall. A short drive will bring you to other malls such as the KSL City Mall, Johor Bahru City Square and Komtar JBCC. For groceries and basic necessities, one can head over to Giant Taman Pelangi. There are also numerous smaller supermarkets, mini markets and grocery stores that aim to serve this community, such as the 24 hour Mini Ck Mart, and Kim Seng Mini Mart. There is also a Japanese Food Minimarket that sells all sorts of snacks imported from Japan. Other amenities that are available at Taman Pelangi include clinics, pharmacies, banks and ATMs and places of worship. A 15 minutes’ drive will take you to the KPJ Puteri Specialist Hospital as well as the Hospital Sultan Aminah Royal Ward while a 25 minutes’ drive will bring you to Legoland Malaysia, which is one of the main theme park attraction in Johor.
Properties in Taman Pelangi have a freehold tenure and is definitely an area worth the consideration as property here is ideal for individuals and families as well as for those who want to invest in the property market. Property here is affordable and easy to rent out due to its strategic location close to the Singapore border. Besides this, as Taman Pelangi has excellent roads that connect it to the surrounding areas, and allows its residents to still be able to enjoy the conveniences of city life. It is also ideal for those who are working nearby. Based on data from January 2019 to December 2019, the median price for property here is RM627,500.00 while the median per square feet price is RM481.00.
Buying, selling, or investing property is a very big decision. Even moving to your desired location can sometimes be very emotional. Using data from more than 926 listings in Taman Pelangi, PropertyGuru aim to help you make the right decisions on selecting property, by providing you helpful news and property statistics such as median and growth in the area, but also our opinion on local neighborhood area.Read More