Taman Uda Jaya, Ampang
Taman Uda Jaya is an exclusive bungalow neighborhood located within the established Ampang Jaya in Ampang. This area is well known as a residential area among successful high-profile individuals and businessmen.
Taman Uda Jaya consists of 1 and 2-storey bungalows in various sizes and designs. Almost 90% of the bungalows have been renovated according the owners’ preferences. In average, the bungalows have land sizes range from 4,500 sf to 6,000 sf and are built with 5 to 7 bedrooms and 4 to 6 bathrooms.
With this kind of strategic location, Taman Uda Jaya is mere minutes to abundance of amenities. There are schools nearby, SRA Ihsaniah (0.53km), SM Dato Ahmad Razali (0.61km), SK Ampang (0.79km) and ISKL (1.06km).
In addition, this neighborhood is also nearby to Ampang's CBD that contains matured infrastructures such as Gleneagles Intan Medical Centre, Ampang Puteri Specialist,Ampang Point Commercial Zone, Flamingo Hotel, De Palma Hotel, International School of Kuala Lumpur (ISKL), Sayfol International School and lots more.
Taman Uda Jaya is accessible via public and private transportations. There are a few LRT stations nearby - RapidKL Ampang (1 km), Rapid KL Bus Terminal Taman Dagang (1 km), RapidKL Cahaya (2 km) and RapidKL Cempaka (2.5 km). In terms of roads and highways accessibility, one can access Ampang – Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway (AKLEH) and Middle Ring Road 2 (MRR2) via Jalan Kerja Air Lama.
Being located within the city centre, one cannot escape being trapped in traffic jam. Traffic congestion normally occurs along Jalan Kerja Air Lama towards AKLEH and MRR2. However, after you have accessed AKLEH or DUKE (via MRR2), driving to the city centre will be breezy.
Some of the bungalows here in Taman Uda Jaya are very old and run down. Even though they are old, the market price for these homes is still high and starts from RM3 million due to the strategic location.
Depending on your preference, if you want to demolish the whole structure and build your own mansion, you should better opt for The Peak instead. But if you just wanted to renovate or refurbish the bungalow, then you should probably consider the old bungalows here.