Taman Mount Austin is an established residential estate sited in Johor Bahru. This neighborhood is surrounded by other resident estates such as Taman Austin Perdana and Taman Desa Tebrau. The standard 2-storey terrace house at Taman Mount Austin has built-up size of 1,400 sf with land area of 1,540 sf. Each house has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. These houses are sited within gated and guarded enclave.
Taman Mount Austin also includes Austin Heights that consists of semi-detached house within a gated and guarded enclave. The 2.5-storey semi-detached house has built-up area of 4,300 sf and land area of 40′ × 112′ (4,480 sf). The unit is built with 5+1 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms. There is also 2-storey semi-detached house with built-up size of 2,550 sf and land area of 2,380 sf. It consists of 4+1 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.
Another development within Taman Mount Austin is Austin Residence. The first phase comprises single-storey terrace with a total of 268 units within a gated and guarded enclave. The house has land size of 20′ × 70′ and built-up area of 1,102 sf. The single-storey terrace was launched from RM228,300 to RM408,800 and expected to complete by November 2012. It is developed by Erawish Development.
Residents of Taman Mount Austin enjoy wide range of amenities which can be found within mere minutes away. There are shopping malls (Jusco, Tesco, Carrefour and Giant), schools (SK Taman Johor Jaya 1, SMK Taman Johor Jaya 1, SK Mount Austin, SJK Foon Yew 5, SRK Mount Austin and Austin International School), Sunway College and Sultan Ismail Hospital. Besides basic amenities, the neighborhood is within close proximity to golf clubs (Austin Hills, Ponderosa and Daiman 18), Pasir Gudang Port (17 km), Singapore (14 km) and Sultan Ismail International Airport (35 km).
Taman Mount Austin is one of the sought-after residential areas due to the abundance of amenities surrounding it and its close proximity to Johor Bahru city centre. Besides that, this neighborhood is loved because of its security feature. It is well known that JB is a high-crime rate area, and security is a major concern among residents in the area.