Taman Pelangi is a matured and self-contained residential area situated in Johor Bahru. The residential area is situated near to Taman Serene Park and Taman Seri Tebrau and also neighbouring Istana Tengku Mahkota Johor. This residential area comprises of freehold apartments, semi-detached houses, terrace units, link bungalows and shop-offices.
Apartment units like those in Sun City Apartment typically have a built-up area of 1,474 sf and come with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The 2-storey semi-detached houses have a built-up size of 2,800 sf, which also comes with 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The 1-storey terrace units on the other hand have a land area of 1,540 sf and a built-up size of 3,800 sf. The 2-storey terrace houses have a land area of 1,650 sf and are built with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Bungalow units come with a land area of 7,950 sf and have 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
Taman Pelangi is sited just a 2-minute drive away from Pelangi Leisure Mall where residents can find a supermarket, restaurants, cafes, convenience store, ATMs and more. Other than that, there are also other amenities situated along Jalan Sri Pelangi which are just 2 minutes’ drive away in which one can find banks, pharmacies, more restaurants, tuition centres, saloons and more.
There is also Centuri Medical Centre located about 5 minutes’ drive away from Taman Pelangi. SK Taman Pelangi, SM Taman Pelangi, SA Taman Pelangi are some of the schools that are sited within the vicinity of Taman Pelangi. Other schools such as SMK Sri Tebrau are positioned less than a km away from the residential area. Jalan Pasir Pelangi, Jalan Kuning and Jalan Biru are some of the routes that can be used to locate Taman Pelangi. JB Sentral Taxi Terminal is also one of the nearest modes of public transportation located to Taman Pelangi.
There are many who have invested in properties in Taman Pelangi and opt to rent out their units to those who are working in Singapore because the area is situated rather near to Singapore. So far, there was no complaint of serious crimes happening around the neighbourhood.
However, issues with inconsiderate parking by motorists around the residential areas. Local media have reported that this issue has been going on for about 3 years now and there is still no solution to this matter. Nonetheless, properties in Taman Pelangi are still well sought after as it is situated near to the Johor city centre.