The 10 Best Neighbourhoods For Living In Selangor!

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The 10 Best Neighbourhoods For Living In Selangor!
If you are a Malaysian, no matter where you are from, it is likely that you’ll end up living and working in the Klang Valley after you graduate. It’s the epicenter of the country’s economy.
While Kuala Lumpur is the country’s capital, it is Selangor, that is the richest state in Malaysia. This ‘red and yellow’ state is home to modern business districts, cosy suburban areas, and an efficient public transport system.
Are you wondering which neighbourhood in Selangor would suit you best? Read on to explore the best neighbourhoods to stay in Selangor!

1) Subang Jaya

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While most suburban townships are known to be sleepy cities, Subang Jaya is far from that. It is known to be a hip and trendy hotspot, with ample amenities catered to the large youth population.
Here are a few residential areas in Subang Jaya to check out!

USJ 2

USJ 2 is a freehold residential development that comprises of double storey terrace houses. You can find properties on sale here at RM 650,000 – RM 3,600,000.
The Federal Highway, the LDP and KESAS are nearby and can take you to any part of the Klang Valley. The nearest train station is Taipan LRT and there are many buses and taxis that you can take too.

Subang Perdana Goodyear Court 10

Subang Perdana Goodyear Court 10 is a beautifully designed freehold serviced apartment development located in Jalan Subang Indah, USJ 15.
There are many eateries, mosques, petrol stations, churches and hospitals in the area. Multiple shopping spots can be found near the development such as The 19 USJ City Mall, 7-Eleven, Pasaraya Grocery and Circle K Taipan.
You can expect to be a unit here at a selling price of RM 158,000 – RM 520,000

SouthPlace 2 Residences

SouthPlace 2 Shoppes & Residences is the latest mixed commercial development comprising service apartment with 2-storey of vibrant commercial retail below.
Residents have direct access to retail hotspots and F&B outlets, while also having the convenience of being connected via link bridge to the upcoming SouthPlace Shoppes just next door.
The choices of units ranging from 1 bedroom to 4 bedrooms, with selection of with or without balcony are on sale from RM 506,000.

2. Kajang

A few decades ago, Kajang was known and mostly famous for being the home of delicious satay. However, it has long outgrown that reputation and blossomed into a bustling city.
Here are a few residential areas in Kajang to check out:

Goodview heights

Goodview Heights is tactically located near various amenities. It is also well connected via Kajang-Semenyih Bypass which further gives easy access to Silk Highway and Cheras-Kajang Highway.
You can find freehold semi-detached house on sale for RM 290,000 – RM 1,600,000. The PSF ranges between RM 295 – RM 578. The interior and exterior designing is done by high professionals and they have worked on making it an eye-catching development.

Kajang 2

Kajang 2 is a freehold housing development comprising of 2-storey terraced houses.
The development is inspired by the Japanese culture to create tranquil living and the area is equipped with delicately designed Zen gardens, sakura boulevard main entrance and a lakeside deck that is equipped with jetty and gazebo. Furthermore, here is a basketball court, children’s playground, jogging track, gymnasium room, playground, landscaped garden and a recreation lake available in development’s grounds.
The sale price for the units range from RM 739, 000 to RM 1,080,000. The PSF value for the units range from RM 298 to RM 511.

Idaman Abadi

Idaman Abadi is a freehold apartment development with amenities such as a car park, a children’s playground a clubhouse, a gymnasium room, a jogging track, a multi-purpose hall, a swimming pool, and 24 hours security.
The units on sale are extremely affordable too with prices at RM 20,700 – RM 230,000. The PSF value for the units are RM 20 – RM 225.

3. Seri Kembangan

Seri Kembangan, formerly known as Serdang New Village, is a town located in Selangor, Malaysia. The town is now a considerable city in size – can be seen on the North-South Expressway Southern Route.
Here are a few residential areas in Seri Kembangan to check out:

Aman Heights

Aman Heights is a development area boasting a tropical resort setting.
There is a clubhouse for the residents where the residents can enjoy some great time on different occasions. There is sundeck, a reading room to enjoy reading without any noise, a pool side café, a mini market from where the residents can shop for daily groceries, a landscaped park where the residents can enjoy the fresh environment, indoor shower facilities, a Koi pond and a beautiful BBQ area where the residents can enjoy some unforgettable time with their family and friends.
For a freehold condominium unit in Aman heights, you can expect a price of RM 270,000 – RM 520,000.

Equine Residence

Equine Residence is a leasehold serviced residence which adopts a classic yet contemporary English Garden concept which is picnic lawns, fountains, pavilions, maze garden, swings, covered walkways and detailed facade.
With facilities which include gym room, function room, nursery room, reading room, swimming pool, aqua gym, jacuzzi, kids pool, outdoor gym, playground, prices for the units range from RM 235,000 to RM 2,188,105.

Prestige Residence

Affordable with various choices of built-up up to 850 sq ft, Pretige Residence is a leasehold serviced residence suitable for young and growing family needs. You will own your own space to express creativity in interior design, and furnish your home with the latest decorations.
The development is also complete with a lot of facilities, such as gardens, sports courts, jogging areas, surau, and community hall. Unit are on sale with a starting price of RM 270,000.

4. Cheras

The sprawling neighbourhood of Cheras actually straddles both Selangor and Kuala Lumpur. It extends into Ampang to the north, while the southern end meets with Kajang.
While accessibility to Cheras via public transport used to be nonexistent, the Sungai Buloh-Kajang MRT line today serves multiple stations within the town.
Here are a few residential areas in Cheras to check out:

Bandar Mahkota Cheras

Bandar Mahkota Cheras is located in the sub-district of Cheras, district of Hulu Langat and state of Selangor. The many malls like, BMC Mall and Green House with its shopping convenience and variety of food is an added advantage to the residents.
Properties in Bandar Mahkota Cheras are freehold and the median price is RM 500k and median per square feet is RM 363. There are many housing and commercial projects nearby that residents can view. Some of the properties that can be checked out are Spring Villa, Sunstone Villa, Pangsapuri Vista Mahkota, Section 1, and Section 6.

The Netizen @ Bandar Tun Hussein Onn

The Netizen is a freehold apartment development with unit prices of RM 280,000 – RM 720,000. Here, you can enjoy facilities such as as a gymnasium, a wading pool, a swimming pool, a barbecue area and a children playground.
MRT Bandar Tun Hussien, MRT Batu 11 and MRT Sri Raya are very near to The Netizen @ Bandar Tun Hussein Onn and furthermore taxis are also present 24 hour in the area for the convenience of the residents.
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BLVD 28

28 BLVD or also known as 28 Boulevard is a breathtaking apartment located inPandan Perdana, Kuala Lumpur. The lakeside apartment was completed in August 2019 and is a leasehold development.
Numerous amenities are located within close rangefrom the apartment such as petrol stations, clinics, offices, banks, restaurants and shop lots. In terms of accessibility, this serviced apartment is close to MRR2 that connects to Jalan Cheras, Jalan Ampang and other highways and roads in town.
The price ranges from RM 305,000 to RM 1,100,000.The units have varying sizes that range from 450 sq ft to 1,744 sq ft.

5. Semenyih

Located just on the outskirts of Kajang and Cheras, Semenyih is a scenic, steadily-growing neighbourhood that combines the appeal of nature with the experience of living amongst it. Alongside Broga Hill, there are plenty of nature trails and parks to escape to.
Here are a few residential areas in Semenyih to check out:

Eco Majestic

Eco Majestic is surrounded by prominent commercial, entertainment, and business centers of the country; hence, public transportation is preferably used due to its easy access. Many places can be reached by a few hours’ drives including Kuala Selangor Nature Park, also called Taman Alam Kuala Selangor consists of about 200 hectares of coastal land.
Eco Majestic is built on freehold landand the selling price is kept at RM 408.63 psf per sqft. You can expect to own a link bungalow or 2-story house here for RM 190,000 – RM 3,800,000.

Kajang East

Kajang East is a freehold terraced house development project located in the area of Semenyih, Selangor. It is just a short drive away from Kajang’s growing variety of lifestyle amenities and the Kajang KTM and MRT interchange station for endless accessibility possibilities.
Additionally, highways such as the Kajang Dispersal Link Expressway (SILK), Grand Saga Highway, Kuala Lumpur-Seremban Highway and Kajang-Seremban Highway are all nearby.
Units are on sale for RM 320,016 to RM 1,400,000.

Serene Heights

Expected to be completed in 2025, Serene Heights is built on 448 acres of freehold land. There will be a 25-acre parkland which features a winding waterway with jogging and bicycle tracks.
With nearby highways such as LEKAS, ELITE, and PLUS (exit bangi/putra mahkota/ southville), you can expect to purchase a 2-storey terraced house here for RM 605,000 – RM 13,060,000.

6. Sepang

Sepang is a town and district located in the southern part of the state of Selangor. Formerly a small town, Sepang grew to several recent developments.
Here are a few residential areas in Sepang to check out:

Palma Sands @ Gamuda Cove

Palma Sands is the first residential development in Gamuda Cove, a major green township in Dengkil, Selangor. It’s designed with spacious, beamless layouts to encourage natural lighting and ventilation, suitable for multi-generational and growing families.
Palma Sands comprises 490 units of leasehold double-storey terrace homes ranging from 1,824 sq ft – 2,620 sq ft, with four different spacious layouts to choose from – Areca, Breeza, Costa, and Delta. Units are for sale at RM 428,000 – RM 1,400,000.

The Mulia Residences

The Mulia Residences Phase 1 is a freehold 3-storey terraced houses development project located on Persiaran Sepang, Cyberjaya. Units are on sale for RM 998,000 to RM 2,391,492.
It is strategically located with IOI City Mall, KLIA, KLIA 2, Mitsui Outlet and Nilai just 15 minutes of driving distance away. In terms of education, it is near to SMK Cyberjaya, Multimedia University (Cyberjaya Campus), Xia Men University, and Cyberjaya University of Medical Science.

M Senyum

M Senyum is a 100-acre landed residential development with a total of 1,176 units of double storey terrace homes. Unit here have land sizes of 20’ x 60’, 20’ x 65’ and 20’ x 70’. The selling prices range from RM 383,000 to RM 609,500.
The Kuala Lumpur International Airport is a mere 15 kilometers away, while Nilai Medical Centre is less than 10 kilometers away. Additionally, there are also six universities nearby namely Xiamen University, INTI International University, Nilai University, Manipal International University, University Kuala Lumpur, Islamic Science University of Malaysia and a few secondary schools.

7. Cyberjaya

Most Malaysians will associate Cyberjaya with two things — the Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC) and also country’s administative capital located next to it, Putrajaya.
But how does Cyberjaya fare as a place to live? Here are a few residential areas in Cyberjaya to check out:

Sejati Lakeside @ Cyberjaya

Sejati Lakeside @ Cyberjaya is a freehold terraced house at Persiaran Bestari, Cyber 9, Selangor. The area is surrounded by an ecosystem of flora and fauna, space for recreational, sporting activities and 2.2km jogging trail for the residents.
You can expect to purchase a unit here for a price of RM 418,888 – RM 2,092,000.

Isle of Fantasia

Isle of Fantasia is a development area located in Setia Eco Glades, Cyber 1, Cyberjaya. It is a well-connected area with the MEX, ELITE, LDP, and SKVE highways all nearby.
There are two types of units available here — semi-detached with a built-up area of 2,833 sq ft and bungalow with a built-up area of 4,100 sq ft. Prices start from RM 2,132,000.

Clover @ Garden Residence

Clover @ Garden Residence is a luxury residential deveoplment area in Cyberjaya which offers freehold semidetached houses. Amenities include a badminton hall, barbeque area, car park, gymnasium room, sauna, 24-hours security, steam bath, and swimming pool.
There are various numbers of bedrooms and bathrooms are available such as 6 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms, 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms and 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms at different built-up sizes. Prices range from RM 1,400,000 ~ RM 2,500,000.

8. Shah Alam

We’ve arrived at the state capital of Selangor, Shah Alam. Known to be a peaceful and reserved neighbourhood, the city boasts plentiful nature-oriented recreational activities, including Bukit Cerakah Forest Reserve, Shah Alam Extreme Park, and multiple golf clubs.
Here are a few residential areas in Shah Alam to check out:

Elmina Green 1

Elmina Green 1 is a freehold terraced housing project located in the City of Elmina, Seksyen U16 in Shah Alam, Selangor. It is distinguished by its sprawling 300-acre central park, surrounded by lakes, trees and green hills.
Double-storey terrace units are available in Type 1 and Type 4 layouts. Type 1 has a built-up area of between 2,016 – 2,425 sq ft with 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Type 4 has a built-up area of 2,001 – 2,408 sq ft with 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. The selling price ranges from RM 720,000 to RM 1,150,000.

Setia Eco Park

Setia Eco Park is a mixed leasehold project in Shah Alam. The area is surrounded by 56 acres of forest parkland and 94 acres of waterways, lakes and creeks. Over a thousand species of trees, birds, and other flora and fauna have been carefully cultivated within the community.
Setia Eco Park offers semi-detached houses, bungalows, and villas. Villas are commonly available with 5 bedrooms, 6-7 bathrooms, and a built-up area of 9, 955 – 10,312 sq ft. Bungalows are available in a range of 3- 5 bedrooms, and 3- 6 bathrooms, with a built-up area anywhere between 2,400 – 6,200 sq ft. You can expect to buy a unit here for the price of RM 1,400,000 – RM 10,000,000.

Elmina Valley 2

Elmina Valley 2 is a freehold housing project located in Shah Alam. The area brings an interplay of modern and classic styles, using brick pattern design and minimalist clean lines, accentuating the styles and the spirit of plantation living.
The double storey link homes here range from 20′ x 70′ (Type A) to 22′ x 80′ (Type B), with a built-up area from 1,855 to 2,148 sq ft. The homes have 4 beds and 3 baths and can easily park 2 cars. Prices range from RM 720,000 – RM 1,280,000.

9. Gombak

Gombak is a small district that borders Kuala Lumpur to the southeast and Genting Highlands to the east. It has a variety of recreational areas and tourist attractions such as Templer Park, Batu Asah Waterfall, and Selayang Hot Spring.
Here are a few residential areas in Gombak to check out:

Taman Sri Gombak

You can expect to purchase leasehold semi-detached houses in Taman Sri Gombak for RM 395,000 – RM 5,500,000.
Several schools can be found in the immediate vicinity, including SMK Bandar Tasik Puteri, SK Tasik Puteri 2, and Sekolah Rendah Islam Irsyadiyah. Residents who enjoy dining out can explore the wide array of restaurants and local eateries nearby, such as Stako Cafe, Lady Bikers Cafe, and Restora Southern Thai Recepi, all of which are located less than a 5-minute walk.

Symphony Heights

Symphony Heights (Simfoni Heights) is a leasehold condominium and offers outstanding views to its residents. The development can be accessed using the NKVE, KESAS, and Karak highway.
The units in Symphony Heights have an built-up area in between 863 sq ft and 1256 sq ft. You can expect to purchase a unit here for RM 259,999 – RM 530,000.

Hijauan Selayang

Hijauan Selayang is a residential development area offering 3-storey terraced houses in Selayang , Gombak. The area is nestled on a hilltop and surrounded by reserved forest.
You can expect to buy a leasehold property here for RM 1,160,000 – RM 2,100,000. The units have 5 Bedrooms and 5 Bathrooms and have 24-hours security.

10. Puchong

Puchong is a self-sufficient township with its own commercial centres, recreational spots, and shopping centres, as well as a full range of education institutions to cater to all ages.
Here are a few residential areas in Puchong to check out:

Taman Wawasan

Located in Puchong, Taman Wawasan is a residential area that consists of freehold double storey terraced houses. Units here have a built-up area starting from 750 sq ft and go for sale for RM 300,000 – RM 1,700,000.
Taman Wawasan is easily accessible via major highways such as Lebuhraya Damansara Puchong, North South Highway, KESAS Highway, ELITE Highway, as well as the Kuala Lumpur Seremban Highway. Residents here will be able to get to the Kuala Lumpur city center, Subang Jaya, Shah Alam, Putrajaya and other parts of Selangor and Kuala Lumpur with ease with these main roads

Skylake Residence

Skylake Residence is a leasehold high-rise serviced residence development located in front of a lake.
The in-house facilities include a kindergarten, a leisure path, a futsal a jogging track, a welcoming garden, a yoga deck, a dancing studio, a gymnasium, a sauna a multipurpose hall, a kids’ bowling and pool table, a a reflexology path, a cafe, a swimming pool, and a BBQ forest.
Other facilities include a maze garden, a sky deck, a viewing deck, a fragrant garden, a jacuzzi, a signature tree concourse, an open lawn, a Taichi deck, a pool lounge, a ids’ pool and a sky basketball court.
Prices for the units in Skylake Residence are RM 165,000 ~ RM 689,885.
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Hillcrest Heights

Hillcrest Heights is a modern freehold condominium development located at Jalan Puchong 1, Taman Puchong Utama. It comprises 37 floors and a total of 510 units.
There are three types of units are available. Type A with built up size 1,061 sq ft consisting 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and one study. Type B with built up size 1,248 sq ft consisting 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Type C with built up size 1,367 sq ft consisting 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and one utility room.
You can expect to purchase a unit here for RM 505,750 – RM 2,925,064.
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FAQ: All about Selangor

The the most affluent neighbourhoods in Malaysia are located in Kuala Lumpur. However, for Selangor, the area with the most expensive homes is Gasing Heights

Petaling Jaya, adjacent to the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur is the largest city in Selangor.

Selangor is widely-known as the richest and most developed state in Malaysia.