With change always imminent in today’s modern lifestyle, Urbana Residences embraced a concept that caters to residents’ ever changing wants. Inspired by flexibility and versatility, the up and coming project is destined to ride with change offering modern homes that are suitable to diverse lifestyles. It is situated in a mature township of Ara Damansara surrounded with a plethora of conveniences and a web of connectivity in close proximity. In other words, it is where an urbanite lifestyle can truly flourish.
Developed by Loyal Paragon Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Weida Bhd, Urbana Residences is the developer’s first foray to property development. Said residence is scheduled to be completed in 2016 with an estimated gross development value of Rm231 million. Weida Bhd will soon follow the project up with another development in Mont Kiara though details are yet to be revealed.
Choices of Versatile Homes
Offering flexible and versatile homes to suit different lifestyles, Urbana Residences has 356 leasehold serviced apartments available. Built-up sizes are vary from 807 to 1,280 sq.ft. with nine flexible layout designs to choose from. Categorized according to configuration and size, some of the choices are as follows:
> Type A1 (807 sq.ft.) – 2 Bedrooms + 2 Baths
> Type B1 (1,033 sq.ft.) – 2+1 Bedrooms + 2 Baths + Study
> Type C1 (1,173 sq.ft.) – 3 Bedrooms + 2 Baths
> Type B1 (1,205 sq.ft.) – 2 Bedrooms + 2 Baths + 172 sq.ft. terrace
Priced at an average of RM700 psf with maintenance fee of RM0.35 psf, the leasehold residence is a competitive addition to the rapidly growing Ara Damansara township. To lure buyers, 5% rebates has been offered as well as DIBS. Nonetheless, it still pays to double check on the property’s fair market value first; you can use our free price valuation guide to do that.
Emphasis on Flexibility
With its diverse choices, Urbana Residences makes a nice home to settle in for young urbanites, couples and even families. One of the units attractive features is its dual-key function, aptly in line with its flexibility promise. As owners, you have the freedom to configure your home the way you want it.
All units come complete with signature furnishings including kitchen cabinets, air conditioner, hob & hood and washer-dryer. Two car park bays are allotted for smaller units while the bigger ones enjoy three to four bays.
Impressive Modern Facilities
In terms of facilities, level 5 of Urbana Residences are reserved to house its comprehensive collection. Whether you feel like lounging beside the pool, relaxing under the sun or exercising, simply head over to the fifth floor or otherwise known as the Podium. In here are features such as a well-equipped gymnasium, swimming pool, poolside pavilion and Jacuzzi. Delighting the children are the playground and water play area as well as swinging cocoons to keep the young ones happy. Other facilities to enjoy on the same floor are the cabana, barbecue area, reading lounge and lookout cubes.
Head over to the roof where the sky lounge and sky garden are if you want a refreshing and relaxing time while overlooking exquisite views of the surroundings.
At the ground floor is where the entrance court and guard house are. Also securing safety for the development is its tight 24-hour security imposed on all four wings of Urbana Residences. Guards will be patrolling throughout the day. In addition, lifts are controlled by access card meaning access is only activated for your own floor.
Indulge in Quick Conveniences
Situated a stone’s throw away from Citta Mall and Paradigm, you’d know that Urbana Residences is close to an array of amenities including restaurants, retail shops and more establishments. Surrounding the area are several schools. Among the most notable options are Monash University, Taylor’s College, INTI College and Sunway University to name a few.
Neighbouring other affluent and upscale townships such as Glenmarie, Subang Jaya and Sunway, Urbana Residences is well connected by a web of major highways. Serving residents are NKVE, SPRINT, Federal Highway, NPE and LDP. Direct access, on one hand, is via NKVE or Jalan Lapangan Terbang Subang.
Our Two Cents Worth
If the 90% sold out rate is any indication, Urbana Residences is undoubtedly a successful first venture for Weida Bhd. The developer has claimed overwhelming responses from its target market. In fact, only a very limited number of Bumi units are left. That despite its relatively high price tag of about RM700 psf. Buyers are obviously becoming more discerning as well, knowing what they want in the first place and looking for the most suitable choices in the market.
Fortunately, Urbana Residences has set itself apart with innovative homes and great emphasis on flexibility. It translated to value for money while expected quality is delivered. But like the discerning investors that you are, make sure to check the property’s fair market value first. To help you along, below is an ebook guide you can download for free.