Taman Universiti, Skudai
Taman Universiti is a matured freehold residential estate situated at Skudai, Johor Bahru. It is located near to Taman Pulai Utama, Taman Desa Skudai and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). It comprises a mix of 1-storey terrace, 1-storey semi-detached houses, 2-storey shop lots and apartments.
Terrace units in Taman Universiti mostly have a built-up area of 1,050 sf and have 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom. A semi-detached unit on the other hand comes with a built-up size of about 1,540 sf and is equipped with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The 2-storey shop lots have a land area of approximately 1,540 sf with built-up sizes of about 3,080 sf. The apartment units here comprise of 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with a built-up area of around 1,000 sf.
There are ample amenities situated within the vicinity of Taman Universiti. Residents can shop at the Pasar Awam Taman U in which is a popular spot to get fresh produce. Apart from that, there is also a Jusco Taman Universiti Shopping Centre where residents can find a wide variety of shopping brands, restaurants and more. Not only that, residents can also find multiple rows of shop lots situated at different points within the proximity where they can run their daily errands. Plus, there is a police station located near to Pasar Awam Taman U where residents can also find various petrol kiosks located nearby.
Taman Universiti also houses several public schools - Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman Universiti 1, Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman Universiti 2 and Sekolah Agama Taman Universiti to name a few for the convenience of the residents staying here. Established colleges like Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and Kolej Rahman Putra (KRP) are also situated no further than a 15 minutes drive away from Taman Universiti.
Taman Universiti is well connected to other parts of the Johor town using routes like Jalan Penyiaran, Jalan Pendidikan or Jalan Kebudayaan to name a few. Residents can also easily find various bus stations and taxi stands situated at different points within the township. One can also travel to Singapore with ease using the second link highway or even Jalan Skudai.
Although some of the houses are a bit run down, the prices are rather affordable if one wants to own a landed property in Skudai. The properties here are among the cheapest in the vicinity. Students at the Universiti Teknology Malaysia can also consider renting a property here as it only takes about a short 11 minutes drive to and fro, which is quite convenient.
Those who are working in Singapore can also consider buying properties at Taman Universiti as the township is one of the residential areas located just next to the second link highway which connects Johor and Singapore. Or alternatively, one can also travel to Singapore using other routes such as Jalan Skudai which only takes about a 48 minutes drive away.