Vila Banyan, Taman Yarl
Vila Banyan comprises of two 7-storey blocks. Each unit has built-up size ranging from 1,427 sf to 1,550 sf with 3+1 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. It also features 1 to 3 balconies and separate dry and wet kitchen. Villa Banyan is furnished with full condominium facilities including gymnasium, swimming pool and children's playground. Besides that, each unit comes with 2 car parks.
Vila Banyan is the maiden project of Asia Quest Holdings. It was launched in October 1999, completed and handed-over in September 2001, 13 months ahead of schedule. Asia Quest has become a new big player in property development industry via numerous developments including Kiaramas Sutera, Kiaramas Cendana and Kiaramas Danai to name a few.
There are a bundled of amenities nearby Vila Banyan, such as schools, commercial centres and shopping centres. Schools nearby are SMK Taman Yarl, SK Seri Suria, SMK Dharma and SR Sathya Sai – they are all located within 1km away. There are rows of shop lots that consist of restaurants, groceries and convenience stores in OUG to cater everyday’s needs. There are a few shopping centres nearby, namely Plaza OUG, Plaza Central and Endah Parade.
In terms of accessibility, Vila Banyan is accessible Jalan Awan Besar which linked to Shah Alam Highway (KESAS) and Bukit Jalil Expressway. Besides that, it is also reachable from Jalan Klang Lama via Jalan Gembira. As for public transportation, it is just 6 minutes (2.8km) driving away to Sri Petaling RapidKL LRT station.
Most residents of Vila Banyan claimed that they love to stay here because of the privacy and the serene surrounding. This condominium is also well maintained so far and looks better than a few condominiums nearby. Besides that, it is also within close proximity to Petaling Jaya, KL city centre and commercial centres along Old Klang Road.
In terms of investment, there is potential for the price of Vila Banyan to appreciate further due to rapid development of the surrounding area. Currently, condominium prices around Old Klang Road are tagged around RM400 psf, with new developments are tagged around RM450. With the upcoming Bukit Jalil LRT line extension project, the residents will have better accessibility to the city centre.