Taman Sri Bintang is a residential suburb that is located in Kepong, which is a major township that borders Kuala Lumpur and Selangor. This area is located about 6 km from the Kuala Lumpur city centre and to the south of Sungai Buloh, which is a subdistrict of Petaling Jaya.
There are other similar residential developments that can be found located in somewhat close proximity to Taman Sri Bintang and these include Taman Sri Sinar, Taman Prima Impian as well as Desa ParkCity.
Taman Sri Bintang consists of rows of double storey terrace / link houses that are built on prime freehold land, considering it is located near to the bustling city centre but also allows for its residents to maintain some semblance of privacy. The houses have a land area that is quite spacious, starting from 22×75 sf and each one comes with a different number of bedrooms and bathrooms to suit each prospective buyer’s needs, starting from 3 and 2 respectively.
Considering that Taman Sri Sinar is centrally located, there are various amenities which its residents will be able to utilise such as educational institutions, eateries, religious abodes, various medical centres and convenience stores. There are even different night markets such as the one called Sri Sinar and also the Kepong Baru Tambahan which residents will be able to visit should they need to purchase necessities or fresh groceries.
For educational institutions, residents of Taman Sri Sinar will be able to send their children to Little Inventors Kindergarten, SK Sri Kepong, SRJK © Kepong and SMK Sinar Bintang. Eateries to satisfy residents’ hunger pangs would include 1198 Restaurant, Double-Seven Restaurant, Restoran Nasi Kandar Kayu Manis and Black Forest Tavern. For the fulfilling of religious duties, there are abodes like the Chinese Methodist Church and the Surau Al-Muttaqin.
There are places such as the Sime Darby Medical Centre, Hwang Ho Policlinic and the Sri Sinar Dental Clinic which oversees to all the medical matters of residents. Finally, convenience stores like the 99 Speedmart and two branches of 7-11 are located within a few minutes walk and should be able to provide the residents with all their daily necessities.
The main access roads to get to and from Taman Sri Bintang would include the Damansara-Puchong Expressway (LDP), Jalan Kuching, the Middle Ring Road 2 (MRR2) and Jalan Ipoh. In addition, residents will find that it is easily accessible to other notable areas in Petaling Jaya and the KL city centre via the aforementioned highways.
For those who rely on public transportation to get around, there are are two KTM stations located in Kepong, which is the Kepong station and the later built Kepong Sentral station. Both stations operate on the Rawang-Seremban route. There are also RapidKL bus stops and taxi stands as alternatives.
Young urbanites or seasoned home buyers who are looking for homes that are not only affordable but located in an accessible area need not look far, as Taman Sri Bintang offers a property that gives a close-knit neighborly feel to its residents as well as being near enough to the Duta Ulu-Klang Expressway or DUKE. With such close proximity to major highways, residents enjoy easy access to major areas like Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya.
There is the problem of massive traffic congestion however, considering many other motorists make use of the highways during peak periods, when they travel to and from work. Residents who are willing to put up with this minor setback of having to manoeuvre their way in and out will no doubt find this property a steal.