In line with the growing trend of condo cum commercial developments, Viva Residency in Sentul offers the same balance of work and life. The pleasures of leisure and play further compliment the project’s promise especially that Kuala Lumpur City Centre sits a stone’s throw away. Sited in Jalan Ipoh, across the popular Sentul Park and neighbours The Capers and Golden City Condominium, the residence is undoubtedly strategically located in a mature, thriving neighbourhood.
Viva Residency, a freehold modern high rise spanning 3 acres, was launched back in 2006. Three years later, the project was completed in October 2009 with Beneton Properties at its forefront. It is the same developer whose currently involved with the highly anticipated Rhombus, a luxury and exclusive residence destined to set a new benchmark for Bangsar.
The Condo-Cum-Commercial Appeal
Going back to Viva Residency, the condominium is comprised of 214 units sprawled across one block. There are 26 storeys, all in all. Three of which are reserved for the retail lots while car parking takes up 5 levels. The rest of the storeys, from 8 going up are where the condo units are housed. Featured built-up sizes start from 840 to 1,216 sq.ft. at subsale prices ranging from RM425,000 to RM700,000 while rental is somewhere from RM1,500 to RM4,500.
Launch price, on one hand, starts from RM163,880 per unit. On average, that’s about RM215 psf, reasonable tag given the location. But like always, make sure you’re getting the best end of the deal by confirming the property’s fair market value first using our free valuation guide right here.
Served with Ample Facilities
With 12 units per floor and choices ranging from 2 to 3-bedroom units, Viva Residency is ideal for young urbanites and busy professionals. Serving its dwellers are modern basic facilities covering parking, security, relaxation and recreation needs.
Among the key facilities to indulge and enjoy at Viva Residency are the following:
> 24-hour security
> covered parking
> landscaped walkways & decks
> swimming pool
> kid’s wading pool
> outdoor gymnasium
> barbecue area
> multi-purpose hall
> children’s playground
> reflexology path
What in Store in Jalan Ipoh
With plans of redeveloping Jalan Ipoh on the way, discerning buyers can expect quick access to a growing number of amenities in the vicinity. From shopping to medical, education, or recreation needs, the area has ample establishments to get you by. There are convenience and grocery stores nearby if you want to stock up on essentials. Food joints and restaurants are also aplenty giving you a wide selection of choices. In case you want to indulge in a shopping free, you can always head over to the popular KLCC where premier shopping complexes abound.
When it comes to education, among the choices closest to the condominium are SK La Salle Brickfields and SK Sentul Utama. Even closer is SK Sri Dhandayuthapani which is a few minutes of walk away.
Staying connected is not a problem in Jalan Ipoh and consequently for Viva Residency. Serving the area are Mahameru-Sentul and Jalan Ipoh routes for easy access to the development. Public transport is also available with LRT and bus stations nearby.
Our Final Thoughts
Developed by a well-known and established developer, Viva Residency has started in good footing. Add to the mix great location and you have a promising investment prospect with potential for appreciation in the future. It also helps that Jalan Ipoh is currently undergoing redevelopment plans. In a few years time and as the neighbourhood becomes more modern, Viva Residency is right on the spot to benefit from such improvements.
Remember, however, that there are similar developments providing good competition for Viva Residency. Other choices that you may also want to look at are The Maple or Rivercity. To make more objective comparisons, make sure to download our free ebook guide below to determine each property’s fair market value.