Just a few minutes’ from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Taman Universiti is a modern residential estate located in Johor Bahru, Johor. Properties here include terraced houses, semi-detached houses and bungalows. Many of the businesses here cater to the students from UTM. Taman Universiti is definitely an ideal location for those who are working nearby.
In term of commute and transportation, Taman Universiti is easily accessible and enjoys good connectivity to its surrounding areas as well as to the other parts of Johor via main roads and major highways such as Jalan Universiti, Jalan Pontian Lama, and the Skudai – Pontian Highway. It is connected to the other state in Malaysia via the North South Expressway. The Malaysia Singapore Second Link connects it to the neighboring country of Singapore. As far as public transportation goes, there are busses that run through this area. Taxis are also available.
Primary schools that are in the area include Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman Universiti 1, Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman University 2, Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman University 3, and Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman University 4. Secondary schools in the area include Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Taman Universiti and Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman Universiti 2. Tenby International Schools Setia Eco Gardens is about a half hour drive away. Kindergartens that are nearby include Tadika Omega Jaya, Tadika Teratai Jaya and NURI Kindergarten Taman Universiti. Besides this, there are tuition centers, child development centers as well as child care centers that are also located here. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) is just a few minutes’ drive from Taman Universiti.
Shopping malls that are located in Taman Universiti are AEON Taman Universiti, U Mall, and Botania Plaza. These malls have plenty of retail outlets and food and beverage outlets that are often visited by the 30,000 students from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. There are also numerous supermarkets, mini markets and grocery shops that cater to this population, such as K.R. Minimart, Al Johra Arabic Grocery, Soon Hup Mini Market and Pasaraya Jalal Sdn Bhd. Mydin Mall Mutiara Rani is about a 12 minutes’ drive from Taman Universiti. There are also numerous restaurants and eateries that are locate at Taman university. These food and beverage outlets offer a wide array of food choices at affordable prices, and aim to cater to the students from UTM. Some of the restaurants at Taman Universiti are Chef Henry Rib House, Lemon Tree Restaurant, Chen Yew Restaurant, Shahab Beriani House Taman Universiti and Sin Vegetarian Garden Restaurant.
Legoland Malaysia, one of Johor’s main tourist attraction, is about a half an hour drive from Taman Universiti. For medical attention, one can head over to the KPJ Puteri Specialist Hospital. Other amenities that are easily accessible at Taman Universiti are clinics, pharmacies, banks and ATMS, places of worship, hair salons, a post office, a sports and recreational club, a multi-purpose hall, a children’s library, a fire station and a wet market.
Properties here at Taman Universiti have a freehold tenure and is definitely worth the consideration. This residential area is very much ideal for individuals and families as well as for those who want to invest in the property market. Besides this, Taman Universiti has excellent roads that connect it to the surrounding areas. While it is far away from the hustle and bustle of the city center, the residents of Johor Bahru is still able to enjoy all the conveniences of Johor Bahru. It is affordable and also an ideal for those who are working nearby. Based on data from January 2019 to December 2019, the median price for property here is RM335,000.00 per unit while the median per square feet price is RM433.00 per square feet.
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