Taman Intan Baiduri is leasehold residential neighborhood with its own commercial component situated in Selayang. It is located near to Taman Selayang Jaya, Taman Selayang Utama and PPR Intan Baiduri.
Taman Intan Baiduri comprises 2-storey terrace houses, flats and shop lots. A 2-storey terrace house typically has built up area of around 1,540 sf which comprising of 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. There is a playground nearby for relaxation.
Taman Intan Baiduri is within close proximity to amenities such as Selayang Mall which is only 15 minutes walking distance away. Residents can enjoy many amenities provided by Selayang Mall like restaurants, supermarket, cafes, banks and many more. Schools that are located nearby are SRK Selayang Jaya, SMK St Mary, SK St Mary, SK Intan Baiduri and more, most of them situated within a 1km radius. Also, it is within mere minutes drive to Selayang Hospital.
Taman Intan Baiduri is accessible via Jalan Intan Baiduri or Selayang-Kepong Highway. For residents who prefer to travel via public transportation, Bandar Baru Selayang Bus Station is only 2.73km away.
Crime rate in Taman Intan Baiduri has been worrying the residents there. Several crimes happened had made headlines – such as ‘shots may have paralyzed fleeing drug dealer suspect’ which was published in The Malay Mail end of last year whereby a suspected drug dealer was shot in the neck and may be paralyzed due to this incident. The suspect also rammed his car into a nasi lemak stall injuring 2 bystanders.
Another case involving gun shots was when 2 separate rival groups of about 20 Mat Rempits fought in front of the emergency ward of Selayang Hospital. Police were forced to fire 2 shots in order to get them to stop. The Mat Rempits were also violent as one of them held a ‘parang’ over the neck of a security guard. The fight was believed to be caused by issues over 2 girls.
The most recent case happened in 8th of May, 2011 when a gang of car thieves mistook a group of policemen for their rivals and attacked them. One of the gang members died while two others suffered serious injuries after they were ran over by a car during the incident near Taman Intan Baiduri at 3am. Policemen were sent over to patrol the area after a tip-off stating that the gangs were planning to start a fight.