7 most affordable duplexes/studios for rent in Klang Valley

7 most affordable duplexesstudios for rent in Klang Valley


Why not pay a little more than your overpriced master bedroom for complete privacy? Consider buying one of these affordable duplexes or studios for a space to call your own. 

Cost of living and property prices in Klang Valley escalate constantly, prompting more singles at the start of their professional careers to rent their abodes for financial reasons.  Over the years, more developers have been catering to the growing needs of this segment. There has been a mushrooming of options for singles searching for cosy homes that are easier on their budget, without sacrificing on quality and privacy.

Below are several affordable studios and duplexes in Klang Valley for your consideration:

1. Halo Sunday@Empire City, Damansara Perdana


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Set within the prestigious Damansara enclave, this one-bedroom studio in Empire City is just a stone’s throw away from some of the most popular shopping centres in Klang Valley, such as The Curve and Ikea. 

The new Sungai Buloh-Kajang MRT has provided a huge boost to connectivity for residents in the vicinity, enabling them to shuttle back and forth to their offices in the city center without too much hassle. Units have built ups of 448 sq ft to 950 sq ft.

Median Rental Price: RM1,200 per month
Rental Yield: 4.5%
Check out some of these properties at Halo Sunday@Empire City. 

2.  The Square @ One City, Subang Jaya


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If you don’t fancy leaving home for work and leisure, then a bedroom studio at The Square @ One City should tick all the right boxes with an ideal combo of office, commercial and residential elements, all within a cool green environment.

A unique attraction, though not for the squeamish, is the Sky Walk in One City. You can have fun and test your nerves walking on transparent glass panels while looking 12-floors down.

One City has fast become a major landmark in Subang Jaya, a mixed development that sprawls over 77 acres surrounded by high density areas such as Subang Jaya, Shah Alam, Putra Heights and Klang with a total population of 2.5 million within a 10 km radius.  Units have built ups of between 506 sq ft and 570 sq ft.

Median Rental Price: RM1,400 per month
Rental Yield: 4.31%
Check out some of these properties at The Square@ One city.

3. Flexus Soho, Jalan Kuching

Finding an affordable studio does not necessarily mean that you have to miss out on the fun things in life, as the units at Flexus Signature Suites amply demonstrate.

Residents are spoiled for choice with various shopping, dining, entertainment and specialist healthcare options. There is even a world-class exhibition hall at the neighbouring MATRADE Centre.

Other than a swimming pool and pool terrace linked to a spa, there is also roof top sky lounge offering stunning views of the Kuala Lumpur cityscape. Units have built ups of between 477 sq ft to 678 sq ft.

Median Rental Price: RM1,600 per month
Rental Yield: 3.62%
Check out some of these properties at Flexus Soho.

4. Kanvas Soho, Cyberjaya


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Looking for something different to reflect your individuality? Kanvas Soho’s studio units with a built up of 485 sq ft are injected with creative designs, vibe and colour for those with distinct tastes and preferences.

It is located in fast booming Cyberjaya, a township of diverse population that includes students, entrepreneurs and professional executives.

Kanvas is especially targeted at young and energetic demographics, featuring amenities and facilities that provide welcome respite from life’s hectic daily schedules. Residents can enjoy panoramic views of Putrajaya Lake and Cyberjaya, and have BBQ with friends and family in The Sky.

Median Rental Price: RM1,200 per month
Rental Yield: 4.80%
Check out some of these properties at Kanvas Soho. 

5. 3 Elements @ Puchong South



Another addition to the burgeoning developments in the South Puchong area, a bedroom studio in 3 Elements’ boutique city gives you the perfect combination of an urban live-work-play concept.

Over 6.3 acres of green landscaped buildings, with shady tall plants and lush greenery, provide much needed ambience and respite from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Facilities include fiber optic backbone system for high-speed internet broadband, rain water harvesting system, Satellite Master Antenna Television (SMATV), gymnasium, swimming pool and business centre.

Median Rental Price: RM1,200 per month
Rental Yield: 5.1%
Check out some of these properties at 3Elements. 

6. Zen Suites@Zeta Park, Setapak


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If you fancy modern lakeside living in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, consider the studio offerings of Zeta Park with lovely scenic views of the Danau Lake.

With units between 617 sq ft  – 800 sq ft, the development is the largest integrated development in Setapak comprising 200 retail lots, 424 SOHOs and 470 serviced residences.

It is conveniently located above the KL Festival City Mall which is anchored by departmental store giant Parkson. Facilities include a free-form infinity pool, gymnasium, games room, spa pool and sauna.

Median Rental Price: RM1,400 per month
Rental Yield: 4.42%
Check out some of these properties at Zen Suites @ Zeta Park. 

7. i-Suite @ i-City


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Dreaming of a studio with luxurious hotel-like surroundings and facilities? i-Suite @ i-City might just be your ticket with furnishings that meet hotel specifications such as air-condition, satellite TV and key phone.

For entertainment and leisure, you can walk over to the i-City theme park that receives over 90,000 visitors weekly. The development consists of two 36-storey towers and built-ups of between 566 sq ft and 850 sq ft.

Median Rental Price: RM1,500 per month
Rental Yield: 3.6%
Check out some of these properties at i-Suite@ i-City.


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Written by Khairul/Edited by Mira Soyza.

DISCLAIMER: The source of listing & leads data is from agents’ listings listed at iProperty.com. Analytics are based on the data available at the date of publication and may be subject to revision as and when more data becomes available.