Section 18, Shah Alam
Section 18 is a suburban neighbourhood situated in the vicinity of Shah Alam, Selangor. Located in a leasehold land, this town comes with hostels, apartment and terrace houses. Located adjacent to Federal Highway, this neighbourhood easily connects to places such as Klang, Port Klang, Petaling Jaya, Kuala Lumpur and all other cities which is connected via this highway, as well as Kemuning – Shah Alam Highway (LKSA).
Besides, these cities would be accessible within less than 30 minutes on a non-peak hour. Section 18 comes with several landed and apartment development which are considered to be quite old. Currently there are no new developments or constructions going up in this place as there are no empty lands to be developed. This neighbourhood houses hostels to cater UITM students who studies in Section 17 UITM campus or Section 2 UITM main campus.
Section 18 also houses numerous amenities namely Giant Hypermarket, Ole Ole Shopping Complex, Section 18 Mosque, Hindu temples, jogging track, Sunggai Renggam Tamil School, Surdwara Sahib Shah Alam, Muhibah Complex Shah Alam and SMK Section 18. The neighbouring sections offers amenities namely stadium, major bus stop, hospital, Universiti Institusi Technologi Mara, Shah Alam KTM station, Shah Alam City Centre Mall, The Store, PKNS Comples, library, museum, Wet World, lake and many more.
Section 18 is an old fashioned neighbourhood located in the vicinity of Klang Valley. Even though there’s zero development going on in this place, yet the rental value are quite high and the property value is quite stable for this place. This is due to the ease of accessibility as well as the nearby amenities of this place which is located closely to education institutes.
This 99 years leasehold residences should have been leased for almost 30 years by now. Pinang Heights is the only development which is being developed here and currently this residence was launched with a price of over RM400,000. Other than that, there are no space for further development.