Shah Alam is a quiet city that is rising in popularity amongst homebuyers. The ‘City of Roundabouts’ is a favoured place to live in if you desire a serene and green environment with nearby conveniences. In a survey, our users voted for good amenities and better commute to work as 2 of the top factors that make a neighbourhood desirable to live in. In our website reviews, users praised Shah Alam as a ‘good township with good roads, landscape and amenities.’ With great infrastructure, cleanliness and many educational choices, it is no wonder the demand for housing here is high.

If you are eyeing new homes in Shah Alam, here are the top 5 new developments that you should consider.

Elmina Green Six

Elmina Green Six is nestled in the City of Elmina, Shah Alam, a township that focuses on the concept of wellness. It offers double-storey flexi-linked homes with the comfort and flexibility for multi-generational living. The 22-feet wide open-plan layout offers a blank canvas for residents to customise the space into whatever they need. The build-ups here range from 2,170 to 2,675 square feet with a 12-feet backyard garden providing space for all kinds of activities. Residents will be in the vicinity of three green parks within the neighbourhood.

Elmina Green Six is accessible via the Guthrie Corridor Expressway (GCE), Federal Highway, LATAR and New Klang Valley Expressway (NKVE). Moreover, the upcoming DASH Highway will help to greatly shorten the drive from City of Elmina to Petaling Jaya and Kuala Lumpur.

Elmina Green Six is suitable for families of all ages who want to settle down in a thriving township whilst enjoying the best of both outdoor and indoor activities.

Straits of Heron @ Setia Eco Park

Straits of Heron is situated within Setia Eco Park, a world-class township that sprawls next to the Bukit Cherakah Forest Reserve. Its proximity to the forest allows cool air to flow throughout the area. Here you will find a collection of expansive semi-detached and bungalow homes in an exclusive gated community. The build-up ranges from 2,950 to 3,500 square feet.

The Straits of Heron is surrounded by natural greenery and nearby conveniences. There is also a neighbourhood shopping village and resident clubhouse.

Outdoorsy residents would love to trek through the nearby forest. There’s even an observation tower there for you to enjoy the panoramic views. The residence can be accessed via the dedicated New Klang Valley Expressway (NKVE) - Setia Alam Link (Exit 102).

These versatile homes can accommodate the needs of big or small families. They are catered to residents who want to be close to nature while benefiting from a self-sufficient township.

Dian Residency

Dian Residency is an upcoming mixed development that is strategically located within Section 13, Shah Alam. The area is a mature neighbourhood that is close to Subang and Glenmarie. The development is expected to be completed in 2023. It offers serviced apartments from 550 sq. ft. to 810 sq. ft and commercial suites from 290 sq. ft. to 489 sq. ft..

Residents will be able to enjoy the convenience of being surrounded by numerous amenities. The development is near a bus stop, the Glenmarie LRT station and the upcoming Stadium Shah Alam LRT station. Moreover, there are 8 hospitals, 3 international schools, 4 golf courses and 8 shopping malls nearby. The project is easily accessible via the Federal Highway, NKVE (New Klang Valley Expressway) and Guthrie Corridor Expressway (GCE).

Dian Residency has a highly desirable address for residents who want an exciting urban life. It is suitable for residents who work nearby and entry-level investors who want to reap the rental benefits of this location.

Tuai Residence

Tuai Residence is an upcoming condominium situated within Setia Alam, Shah Alam, and it is expected to launch by 2024. It has build-ups ranging between 1,109 sq. ft. to 1,927 sq. ft.. The residence will offer facilities with maximum comfort for the elderly.

A notable feature of this condo is the wheelchair-friendly spaces throughout the unit. Aside from that, there are many communal spaces that encourage group socialisation such as gazebos, parks and the resident lounge. Seniors will be well-cared-for because the residence will have a Care Office with nurses and staff that are trained in first aid and CPR. Also, the residence will be surrounded by many amenities such as Setia City Mall, Sunsuria Forum @ 7th Avenue, Tenby Schools Setia Eco Park, SK Setia Alam and Setia City Convention Centre (SCCC).

The condo is designed to be ideal for retirees and the elderly. It is also catered to multigenerational families who want to focus on developing bonds with each other.

DK Impian

DK Impian offers dual-key SOHO units with a rare combination of convenience and affordability in a strategic location. The development is in Section U5, Shah Alam, and is closer to Sungai Buloh. It neighbours towns such as Kota Damansara and Ara Damansara. The build-ups here range from 592 sq. ft. to 893 sq. ft..

DK Impian is highly accessible via many roads and highways including Jalan Sungai Buloh, Jalan Lapangan Terbang, Guthrie Corridor Expressway (GCE), and the upcoming Damansara Shah Alam Elevated Expressway (DASH). Subang Airport is just a 10-minute drive from the development. There are many amenities within reach as well including Star Avenue Lifestyle Mall, Econsave Hypermarket and Jaya Grocer (Bukit Jelutong). Besides that, Sunway Pyramid and 1 Utama are less than 20 minutes away from DK Impian.

The serviced residence is great for investors who are looking to rent out because of its proximity to HELP University and other nearby educational institutions. The dual key concept offers a great way to double one’s rental income with two tenants. First-time homebuyers with work opportunities within the area would also find this development to be an irresistible purchase.

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(Written by Michelle Yoon, 7th September 2022)