A renowned leader in the country’s real estate scene, IJM Land of IJM Corporation sets out to strengthen its presence in the prestigious Penang Island with developments such as Vertiq, The Maritime, The Address and Platino. Sandwiched between Jalan Faraday and Lebuh Tunku Kudin 1, Platino is strategically located to experience the best of Gelugor – excellent accessibility and close proximity to amenities.
A Plethora of Choices
Completed in mid-2010, Platino at Gelugor was a sturdy and proud development comprised of two 25-storey towers. Sprawled within the 3.46-acre freehold land are 228 units of luxury condos boasting a flexible built-up size from 1,076 to 6,405 sq.ft. Clearly emphasizing on individuality, units are available in 13 variants catering to individual needs and tastes of a diverse group of buyers and investors.
From studio-units to typical or standard condos, duplex and penthouses, Platino has them all. Standard units typically has 3+1 bedrooms with 4 bathrooms while duplexes has the same rooms with the addition of 1 family hall. Penthouses, naturally, are the biggest with 3+1 bedrooms, 1 guest room, 5 bathrooms, 1 family hall and 1 powder room. Perfect for singles and young professionals, the limited studio units have 1+1 bedrooms and 1 bathroom.
Generous Built-up Areas
Categorized according to built-up size, choices at Platino are as follows:
> Type A & A1 (Standard) – 2,569 sq.ft.
> Type B & B1 (Standard) – 2,476 sq.ft.
> Type C (Standard) – 2,314 sq.ft.
> Type D (Standard) – 2,099 sq.ft.
> Type E (Standard) – 2,056 sq.ft.
> Type F (Standard) – 1,819 sq.ft.
> Type G & I (Penthouse) – 6,405 sq.ft.
> Type H & H1 (Duplex) – 4,209 sq.ft.
> Type J (Studio)- 1,076 sq.ft.
At the time it was launched, Platino units were tagged from RM718,000 onwards, considered very expensive within the area. It is, in fact, the most expensive when compared to similar developments in Gelugor. Whether it’s unreasonably priced is something you can find out by establishing the property’s fair market value using our free price valuation guide right here.
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Luxury at its Finest
Platino’s promise of luxury is fulfilled with its collection of first class resort-style condo facilities. There’s no need to leave the comforts of home in order to enjoy the finest things of life. Within this resort-inspired paradise are distinctive features designed to inspire, impress and satisfy. And they include a sauna, pool deck, reflective pond, water court with waterfall, landscaped garden, gymnasium and a viewing deck.
Other practical facilities are also in place including the mlti-purpose and community halls where events can be hosted, children’s playground, swimming pools for children and adults and a games room. Each unit also comes with a car park at the multi-storey dedicated area and securing the place is a topnotch security system.
Sitting right next to Bayswater and neighbouring Pearl Regency and Desa Bukit Dumbar, Platino is in an excellent position close to amenities and excellent connectivity. Within the vicinity are shopping centres such as Tesco, Queensbay and E-gate. Also accessible via Jelutong Expressway, Lebuhraya Jelutong and Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah are more amenities including schools, sport centres and other commercial establishments. Even the Penang Brdige is a mere 5-minute drive away fully realizing Platino’s enviable location.
What We Think
Created by a master developer, Platino is meticulously designed and planned to reflect the brand’s trademark innovation and quality. In addition to its keen eye for details, the condominium project aptly meets today’s modern demands for spacious and exclusive luxury condos. Built to last and impress, each unit at Platino boasts of superior quality and a contemporary façade that ought to mesmerize and enchant. Proof that this was a masterpiece development was its huge success following the launch. Despite being tagged as the most expensive in Gelugor, elite investors and buyers are still drawn to Platino.
Know more about the development, particularly its fair market value, using our free ebook guide below.