Taman Bukit Idaman is a residential township situated at Selayang and was developed by Ideal Heights Properties. The enclave is sited nearby Casa Venicia Greenview, Perdana Residence 1, and Taman Bidara.
Taman Bukit Idaman comprises of more than 2,000 units of apartments, terrace houses, shop houses and condominiums combined. 2-storey terrace houses in Taman Bukit Idaman typically have built up areas of around 1,120 sf while condominiums in have built up areas around 1,181 sf and shop houses have built up areas of approximately 1,500 sf.
Taman Bukit Idaman provides an abundance of amenities within its development such as wet markets, food court, Chinese medical hall and banks. Alternatively, residents can also head to the Selayang Mall which is about 10 minutes drive away whereby it is host to many amenities such as supermarket, restaurants, retail outlets and more.
Schools situated nearby are SMK Darul Ehsan, SRJK Selayang Baru, SMK Selayang Bharu 1 & 2, SRK Selayang Baru 2 and a few more. All situated no further than 5km. Taman Bukit Idaman is accessible via Jalan Bukit Idaman 1 and Jalan Bidara. Alternatively, one can head over to Bandar Baru Selayang bus station which is situated about 1.42km away.
Taman Bukit Idaman is situated in a quiet area surrounded by luscious greenery. Those who do not want to be surrounded by just concrete jungle may consider moving here as the environment is calm and not as polluted as many townships.
However, Selayang is an area prone to crime due to its dense population. Some serious crimes were committed within Taman Bukit Idaman, for example, a nine year old girl, Presheena Varshiny was raped, sodomized and flung over the balcony of Casa Mila in 5 November, 2007.
The security within Selayang has since then been improved and as of year 2009, there has been a significant improvements in a reduction of crimes rates by 28%. This has been due to the fact that police have been patrolling the area more often as compared to the last few years. Police have also commented that they could not get an accurate number on the crime rates as sometimes residents do not lodge reports on petty crimes such as break-ins and snatch thieves.