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Wangsa Maju

The median sale at Wangsa Maju, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is RM 390,000

25%
RM 320,000
RM 320 (PSF)
MEDIAN
RM 390,000
RM 359 (PSF)
75%
RM 680,000
RM 498 (PSF)

Overview

Wangsa Maju is one of Kuala Lumpur’s largest townships and is located within Setapak. Previously a part of Setapak rubber estate, Wangsa Maju was established in 1984 by PGK Sdn Bhd (now known as MSL Properties Sdn Bhd), a joint venture between Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur and Peremba Bhd. It is bordered by other parts of Setapak and Gombak.

In the mid 80’s, the township started booming after the opening of 2 academic bodies - The Malaysian Institute of Art and Tunku Abdul Rahman College causing a surge in demand for student accommodation.

Wangsa Maju consists of Seksyen 1, 2, 4, 5, 6 and 10. Besides commercial properties, the area comprises of various types of housing, comprising low- and medium-cost houses, 2-storey terraced houses and 2-storey semi-detached houses.

Being located some 8km away from the KL city centre, the area is easily accessible via major roads Jalan Genting Kelang, Jalan Pahang, Jalan Jelatek and major highways Middle Ring Road 2 (MRR2), Duta Ulu-Kelang Expressway (DUKE), Ampang-Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway (Akleh) as well as the Setiawangsa-Pantai Expressway (DUKE 3), which is under construction.

As for public transportation, Wangsa Maju is served by three light rail transit stations — Sri Rampai, Wangsa Maju and Setiawangsa — which provide Wangsa Maju residents with greater accessibility. The upcoming Sungai Buloh-Serdang-Putrajaya MRT line will include a station that is Sentul West in the neighbouring Sentul.

The outlook for Wangsa Maju remain positive as the township boasts a healthy student population, which will further support housing rental demand. Meanwhile, the greenery and close proximity to the city centre makes for a pleasant living environment for the working professionals.  

 

Amenities and Facilities

Residents have their pick of several shopping centres 10 to 15 minutes’ drive away, such as Aeon Big hypermarket, Aeon Alpha Angle, Wangsa Walk, Giant hypermarket, Setapak Central and Ampang Point.

There are also several public schools in Wangsa Maju and a number of international schools, such as Fairview, Sri Utama and the International School of Kuala Lumpur (Melawati Campus).

A notable mall is the Wangsa Walk Mall with over 100 tenants that consists of a cinema, bowling alley, fitness centre, bookstore plus a variety of food and beverages outlets. When it comes to dining, Wangsa Maju is a food haven with many F&B offerings scattered throughout the township as well as the neighbouring Setapak.  

Other nearby attractions are the Royal Selangor Visitor Centre which offers pewter-making classes, the National Zoo & Taman Tasik Titiwangsa, a popular recreational spot for wholesome family time.

Past Transactions

Project / TownShipsTypeMedian Price PsfMedian PriceFiled Transactions
Bandar Baru Wangsa MajuFlat,Terrace House,Semi-Detached House,Condominium/ApartmentRM 318RM 332,394323 Transactions
Villa WangsamasCondominium/ApartmentRM 388RM 524,297276 Transactions
Bandar Baru Wangsa Maju (Seksyen 1)Flat,Condominium/ApartmentRM 355RM 187,127221 Transactions
Bandar Baru Wangsa Maju (Seksyen 2)Flat,Condominium/ApartmentRM 346RM 203,876215 Transactions
Wangsa MelawatiTerrace House,Detached HouseRM 518RM 721,108153 Transactions
Desa SetapakTerrace House,Cluster HouseRM 663RM 411,786147 Transactions
Rampai CourtFlat,Condominium/ApartmentRM 449RM 265,893114 Transactions
Bandar Baru Wangsa Maju (Seksyen 10)Flat,Condominium/Apartment,Terrace HouseRM 311RM 203,62597 Transactions
Bandar Baru Wangsa Maju (Seksyen 4)Flat,Condominium/ApartmentRM 361RM 190,12489 Transactions
Riana Green EastCondominium/ApartmentRM 520RM 859,87789 Transactions
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Rent and Sale Prices in Wangsa Maju

BedroomsSale PriceMonthly RentRental Yield
1RM --RM ----
2RM 363,135RM 1,7575.81%
3RM 619,379RM 2,2834.42%
4RM 773,807RM 2,8664.44%
5RM 1,336,191RM ----

Price per Square Foot

SectorPrice Psf (Non Landed)Price Psf (Landed)
Area AverageRM 354RM 493
State AverageRM 475RM 508