Touted as a fine development offering an ideal cosmic getaway from the frenzied city life is Shamelin Star. The leasehold development encompasses 3.08 acres of land in the quieter part of the suburbs of Cheras. To be exact and as the name suggests, Shamelin Star is nestled within Taman Shamelin Perkasa in between other townships including Padan Perdana, Taman Pudu Ulu, Pandan Indah and Taman Maluri. The Pavilion @ Bukit Bintang is just nearby while the city centre of Kuala Lumpur is 4.4km away.
Choices of Simple & Contemporary Homes
Sprawled in this township are two blocks of serviced apartments totalling 630 units which are scheduled to be completed in 2016. A variety of eight designs are offered to meet the preferences of a diverse group of investors. Each unit includes a minimum of 2 bedrooms coupled with a kitchen cabinet, air-condition ducting and a contemporary façade to cinch the deal. Built-up size measures from 720 to 1,587 sq.ft. To date, the development has enjoyed a successful uptake in the market. According to developer, 75% of the units are already sold hence they’re only releasing 10 units per month to keep up with the overwhelmingly high demand.
The indicative selling price was set from RM500 psf which sounds pretty reasonable in relation to the locality. The 75% sold-out units is also an indication how promising these 99-year leasehold units are. But just the same, it pays to do your own thorough research. Start with confirming the fair market value for the property by using our price valuation guide.
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A Cosmic Getaway from the City
While the township of Taman Shamelin Perkasa is not as buzzed about as its neighbours, the peaceful surroundings definitely contributed to the allure of Shamelin Star as the so-called “constellation of luxurious living”. The two blocks of sophisticated apartments are named after stars, Rigel and Capella, both enjoying the picturesque setting overlooking Klang Valley and the iconic skyline of Kuala Lumpur. In essence, the development allows residents to enjoy the best of two worlds – peaceful quiet living and modern conveniences just a mere minutes away.
Nothing Beats Three Dazzling Views
Catering to modern lifestyle demands, the ground floor of Shamelin Star is wholly dedicated to retail shops while the rest houses the SOHO units. Within the site is a diverse collection of great facilities to ensure residents get the finest services and enjoyment. Included in the list are features such as:
> olympic-sized swimming pool
> wadding pool
> terrace cafe
> regular gym and aqua gym
> community hall
> barbecue area
> hyper kitchen
> maze garden
> playground for children
In addition, Shamelin Star boasts of a green building index compliance ensuring sustainability in the long run. A multi-tiered security system is also installed together with CCTV surveillance to ensure safety and security for the have 24 hours daily.
But apart from the extensive and diverse facilities, one key feature that sets the development apart is the stunning triple diamond views. Potential buyers have three dazzling views to choose from – the Petronas Twin Towers cityscape, eastern mountain view and scenic park view.
Living the Ultra Convenient Life
Another stellar advantage for Shamelin Star is its fantastic accessibility to a wide array of amenities. Whether it’s shopping, education, medical, recreation and other lifestyle needs, the mixed development is positioned to give you access to almost everything. Within the vicinity are top shopping malls such as the Leisure Mall, Sunway Velocity, AEON, 1 Shameline and VIVA. Also located nearby are hypermarkets Tesco and Cehckers) and medial centres (Pantai Cheras and Hospital University Kebangan Malaysia).
Connectivity is never a problem either. Within walking distance from the site is the LRT station for easy transport to nearby key destinations. Access to Shamelin Star is also possible via a number of major roads. More important, getting in and out of KLCC is a breeze as it sits just a few kilometres away.
What We Think
Named after the stars, Shamelin Star definitely shines as a green-oriented mixed development within Taman Shamelin Perkasa. It is developed by Landmark Zone together with Koperasi Shamelin Berhad (KSB) as the landlord offering a living space where nature converge with the urban lifestyle. Thought situated in the outskirts of the town, the development is still within close proximity to a wealth of amenities. In fact, the development has its own ground floor retail outlets where numerous activities are possible. The setting presents an ideal lifestyle for young families and new owners. With majority of modern conveniences within reach, you may never find a reason to leave this cosmic sanctuary.
Also worth looking at is the indicative price of RM500 psf, set very reasonably for its target market. If you’re looking for a home with fantastic facilities, great amenities and good access to public transport, Shamelin Star has it all. Before moving forward with the investment though, double check the property’s fair market price using our valuation guide, which you can download completely free.