Kenari Court, Pandan
Kenari Court is a leasehold 5-storey apartment sited along Jalan Pandan Indah 6/1 in Pandan Indah. Kenari Court is basically surrounded by several similar apartments such as Dahlia Apartment, Tulip Apartment, Pandan Puteri and Nuri Court, to name a few.
Kenari Court houses units with a built-up area of 900 sf and each unit is equipped with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Facilities such as playground and 24 hours security are provided and each unit is entitled to one private parking space.
Due to the property's closeness to the town of Pandan Indah, amenities are not hard to come by from Kenari Court. A short drive would have been sufficient, and those who do not mind the trouble can go there just by walking. Banks, restaurants of all kinds, TM Point and many others are in the area.
Since Kenari Court is a resident of Pandan Indah, an established, matured but still growing township, schools are aplenty. SRA Pandan Indah, SRK Taman Nirwana, SRK Pandan Indah are there, among others. Even hospitals have found their ways here, as one government-finded hospital, Hospital Ampang and another private hospital, Hospital Pantai are in Pandan Indah.
For the frequent shoppers at Kenari Court, rest assured as many shopping centres are in the area too. Mid-Point Shopping Centre, Pandan Kapital Shopping Centre, 1Shamelin, Galaxy Ampang and Tesco Ampang are in the vicinity of Kenari Court.
One can easily locate Kenari Court via Jalan Pandan Indah 6/1 and Middle Ring Road 2 (MRR2). Public transportation is also extremely convenient as there are ample bus and taxi stands located along Jalan Pandan Indah 6/1, in which most of them are sited within a short walk away from the apartment. There is also a Cempaka LRT Station located just a few minutes of walk away from Kenari Court. This serves as an extra option for those who travel using public transportation.
Traffic around Kenari Court can be hair-pulling at some times. The entrance to the compound is almost adjacent to the turn to Cempaka LRT station from the busy Jalan Pandan Indah 6/1. The issue is further worsen as Jalan Pandan Indah 6/1 is a two-lane road, and it is a road that is used majorly by the people of Pandan Indah. Traffic there holds up regularly, and patience would be required.
On the upsides, Jalan Pandan Indah 6/1 links to Jalan Pandan Indah, which connects easily to Sungai Besi Expressway. MRR2 is also a viable alternative and that highway brings its users to Sungai Buloh, Damansara, Kepong, Selayang, Gombak, Wangsa Maju, Taman Permata, Keramat, Ampang and many others. Hence, even though the traffic can be crazy, the connecting highways are awesome.
Pandan Indah is a mixed township, so there are many types of development here. That does point to a lack of style. Though that is not a deciding factor, as this property itself is not one that is targeted to expats or the rich, it does bring a sense of havoc and ill to the air. However, the place is alive and well, and its hustle and bustle make the area of Kenari Court a very active one.
Kenari Court is suitable for own stay or even as a source of investment. Although the exterior of the building is a bit run down but the apartment is sited in a very convenient area, thus, the value of the property has also appreciated as compared to the last few years. Besides looking at the capital appreciation, this apartment is famous for being a cash cow for rental yield as it offers about 8% to 10% of rental yield. Some even opted to rent out rooms while they are still staying there as some rooms are able to fetch up to RM600 per month depending on the conditions of the rooms.