Taman Balakong Jaya, Balakong
Taman Balakong Jaya is a mixed development located within the developing neighborhood of Balakong. There are several residential development within close proximity such as Bayu Parkville, Bayu Courtyard, and Taman Taming Jaya.
The enclave of Taman Balakong Jaya comprises mainly of landed residential developments such as town houses and double-storey terrace houses. Other residential developments such as low-medium cost flats are available as well. There are several rows of shop-offices, and factories within the enclave.
The houses in Taman Balakong Jaya usually come with built-up sizes starting from 1,000 sf; while shops on the other hand have an average built-up size of 1,400 sf. Factories are much bigger with built-up size ranging up to 20,000 sf.
As there are several commercial hubs within a stone's throw away from Taman Balakong Jaya, amenities are easily obtainable within short driving distances. There are many local restaurants, grocery stores, banking facilities and electrical shops. Apart from that, a short drive towards Taman Taming Jaya will provide residents with a wider range of choices as there are several supermarkets that can be found nearby.
In terms of education, several schools can be found within close proximity. The nearest school from Taman Balakong Jaya would be UPM School of Graduate Studies, followed by UPM Faculty of Engineering, both of which are within a 2km radius. University Putra Malaysia (UPM) and SJKC Kung Man are slightly more than 2km away. SMK Seri Indah, SJK Kung Man, SK Sri Serdang and SK Taming Jaya are all easily accessible within 10-minute driving distances.
The main road leading to and fro Taman Balakong Jaya is Jalan Balakong Jaya, whereby a number of bus and taxi stands are available. Located no more than 5-minutes drive away from NKVE and Sungai Besi highway, traveling to and fro the enclave will prove to be hassle-free. Silk highway and Cheras-Kajang highway effectively links commuters to an extensive network of roads which leads to other established neighborhoods.
Most properties within Taman Balakong Jaya are comparatively cheaper than the market price. This is largely due to it's distance from KL City Center as well as other established neighborhood. However, this does not necessarily equate to a lack of convenience, as accessibility to amenities have not been compromised. Traveling to and fro the enclave is relatively hassle-free with minimal congestion.
The enclave would be ideal for young families who have a limited budget as the houses in Taman Balakong Jaya are very affordable. The multitude of commercial and industrial developments nearby provide tenants with a good source of jobs; while on the other hand, the residential neighborhoods around serves as an ideal population catchment for businesses.