Bandar Baru Ampang, Ampang
Bandar Baru Ampang is well known for the established commercial centre that comprises a shopping mall (known as Spectrum), shop-office lots and shop-apartment lots. The commercial centre houses hundreds of shops, banks (Tabung Haji, RHB Bank, Maybank, AmBank, CIMB and others), restaurants (Secret Recipe, KFC, Kayu Nasi Kandar and others), supermarkets (Giant Hypermarket), et cetera.
Apart from all, Bandar Baru Ampang is well known as the centre of car accessories whereby the enclave hosts aplenty of car accessories shops that specialize in car tinting, sport rims and audio system.
Besides commercial component, there are various types of residences nestled in this vicinity - low-cost apartment (Bandar Baru Ampang Flat, Tmn Seri Merdeka Apartment and Seri Nilam Apartment), medium-cost apartment (Symphony Court and Sunrise Apartment), condominium (Ampang Damai and Ampang Prima, and 2-storey terrace house.
The most preferred and latest 2-storey terrace houses development within Bandar Baru Ampang is Taman Seri Merdeka. The link house has land size of 20’ x 70’ with built-up size of 1,400 sf and 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms configuration.
Besides Taman Seri Merdeka, older 2-storey terrace within Bandar Baru Ampang comprises 18’ x 60’ land area with 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The terrace is priced from RM300,000.
Being an established precinct of Ampang, Bandar Baru Ampang is furnished with all the amenities needed by anybody. Within the vicinity itself, there are SMK Bandar Baru Ampang and SJK (T) Ampang. Other nearby schools are SMK Taman Kosas, SK Taman Kosas, SRJK (C) On Pong and SJK (C) Kampung Baru Ampang.
In addition, Bandar Baru Ampang also hosts Sri Maha Muniswarar Temple and mere minutes to Masjid Taman Kosas and Masjid Kg Melayu Ampang. Moreover, this vicinity is approximately 1 km to Carrefour Ampang and Ampang Point.
Accessibility wise, Bandar Baru Ampang can be easily accessible via Jalan Ampang. Besides that, this enclave is also accessible from Jalan Pandan Indah and Jalan Pandan Utama. Nearby highways are Ampang-Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway and Middle Ring Road 2 (MRR2).
Even though Bandar Baru Ampang is adjacent to Jalan Ampang, driving to the enclave from the city centre (or vice versa) is very hectic due to traffic congestion. Apart from high traffic volume along Jalan Ampang along the way till then end to Jalan Taman Putra, it is also caused by bottle necking and narrow road near to Ampang Jaya Traffic Police Station.
Bandar Baru Ampang is a matured township and a good place to call home. The township is a self contained town with aplenty amenities and within close proximity to the city centre.