Kuala Lumpur City Centre, or KLCC, is a multi-purpose development area in Malaysia that holds prime properties and plots of land in the center of Kuala Lumpur itself. It is easy to et to KLCC through Jalan Ampang, Jalan Kuching, Jalan Tun Razak, Jalan Ipoh and Jalan Sultan Ismail. Thanks to the public transportation available in the country, like the Star LRT, KL Monorail and Putra LRT, commuting to KLCC is both fast and convenient, as well.
KLCC is very well-known for its wide selection of great serviced apartments, residential houses, bungalows, and luxury condominiums. Here are some of PropertyReviews.my‘s favorite condominiums in KLCC:
KLCC Apartments – Wallet Busting But Aesthetically Pleasing!
- K Residence
K Residence is an elegant portrayal of urban living and has two towers to it. The place can be directly accessed through the LRT, so you will never have to worry about traffic jams or learn how to avoid them. Plus, it is very close to Suria, so your inner shopaholic will surely stay satisfied for a long time to come. The different facilities available at K Residence include a business center, a gymnasium, a playground, a jogging track, a cafeteria, a wading pool, parking and security.
Ampersand is a private, low density and low-rise dramatic condominium that can be found amidst the rest of the high density condominiums in KLCC – a very sought-after location overall. This is similar to the MK10 apartments which we have reviewed here previously.
- Corinthian Condominium
Corinthian Condominium can be found in the heart of KLCC, right behind Menara Citibank and Nikko Hotel. It is also near Ampang Park LRT Station, Menara Tabung Haji, Lumpur Twin Towers, Menara Atlan, Binjai Residencey, The Troike and Plaza OSK. Aside from the LRT, this condominium can also be reached through other public transportations, like bus services.
Corinthian Condominium was generally inspired by Roman architecture, which is evident throughout all of its columns, walkways and arches. This condominium has 20 floors, but the best part about it is that it is easy to access the nearby shopping malls from it , such as Ampang Park Shopping Mall and Suria KLCC, as well as the Bintang Walk complexes. It is also possible to walk to the As-Syakirin Mosque and Po Ling Chinese Temple from here.
The different facilities available at Corinthian Condominium include a barbecue area, a children’s playground, a gymnasium, a tennis court, a squash court, a swimming pool, a jacuzzi, a sauna, changing rooms, reading rooms, meeting rooms, parking and security. This is why so many people who love to work out make Corinthian Condominium their first choice. The Editors of PropertyReviews.my like this place a lot!
- Dua Residency
Dua Residency is a five-star high rise condominium in KLCC that focuses mostly on luxurious home living. It has two towers that are both 20 floors high and there are various choices in terms of unit types and penthouses. Every unit comes completely furnished, where the air conditioning systems are hidden and the bathrooms are fully fitted. The floors are made out of Iranian marble to make each unit easier to maintain and clean in the long run.
The different facilities available at Dua Residency include an infinity swimming pool, a children’s pool, a wading pool, a jacuzzi, a sauna, a multi-purpose hall, a reading room, a playground, a barbecue area, a business centre, a gymnasium, a nursery, a cafeteria, parking and security. The security includes CCTVs that are located in strategic places around the grounds and the building itself to ensure that everything and everyone is kept safe.
The gym has the latest equipment in it and even has instructors available in case you need help and want to ensure that you are doing your exercises and workouts properly. This is definitely a great place for fitness buffs, though housewives will love the location of this condominium, as well, since it has a mini mart on the ground floor. This means that you won’t have to leave your condominium when you forget something after grocery shopping. How convenient is that? 🙂
There is also a great cafe located just outside Dua Residency, so you can head over there with a good book to relax with a cup of coffee whenever you want to. It’s called Delicious.
The condominium is also near the Japan Embassy, the Singapore High Commission and the US embassy, as well as Ampang Park, in case you want to take your pets for a walk or go for a jog in the mornings. Thanks to its prime location, it is also easy to get to through Jalan Tun Razak, Jalan Ampang and SMART Tunnel. Suria KLCC is also just ten minutes away.
- Hampshire Place and Crest
Hampshire Place and Crest is a mixed-use luxury condominium that has two towers of thirty floors each to it and which were designed with modern architecture in mind. The condominium can be found right in the center of KLCC, in front of Megan Avenue and Menara Asia Life. It provides office space, commercial space and luxury residences all in one.
What really stands out about Hampshire Place and Crest, though, would be the fact that it is surrounded by gorgeous landscapes of gardens and cobble-stoned pathways. The elegant surroundings and the spaciousness of this condominium makes it very popular for both locals and tourists. Every unit has a tasteful design to it, as well, and is completely equipped with hot water and cold water features, marble bathrooms, timber flooring and kitchen cabinets.
The different facilities available at Hampshire Place and Crest include a jacuzzi, a wading pool, a swimming pool, a gymnasium, parking and security. The shopping centers closely include Lot 10, KL Plaza, The Pavilion, and Sungei Wang Plaza. Golf lovers can visit Royal Selangor Golf Club, too. As a whole, though, the development is essentially modern yet serene – the ideal combination for living in a city. This is different from places which are slightly off-centre, such as Mont Kiara.
Since it is fact that these condominiums are all very close to various amenities, such as classy restaurants and shopping centers, it really isn’t any wonder why they are so popular nowadays. The nightlife doesn’t end, either. Plus, quality education can be found in the vicinity, as well. What more could you ask for?
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Prices of KLCC property are expected to be rather flat in 2013 despite the much touted “return” of the expats into this region, and so there are bargains to be had – as long as you are able to secure a unit at bargain price. It’s important to know what a property’s “true market value” is – and this is usually different from the asking price (which are often set arbitrarily by agents and sellers). Use this handy little guide which we have prepared for you which you can use to determine a property’s “true worth” –