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Budget friendly places to rent in Bukit Jalil


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Located at the centre of sporting events, Bukit Jalil, a suburb of Kuala Lumpur was known as Bukit Jalil Estate until the year 1992 when it underwent a major makeover for the 1998 Commonwealth Games. Most recently, Bukit Jalil played host to the SEA Games. Bukit Jalil is also home to many notable amenities such as Technology Park Malaysia (TPM), Astro, Bukit Jalil Golf & Country Resort, the International Medical University (IMU) and the Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation.

Why live in Bukit Jalil?

Bukit Jalil is strategically located between Sri Petaling to the east and Puchong to the southwest. The main attraction of Bukit Jalil is its’ accessibility to the Klang Valley via major highways. In terms of infrastructure, the new LRT extension line from the Sri Petaling LRT provides easy accessibility to the whole of Greater Klang Valley as it is integrated with the Kelana Jaya LRT, the Batu Caves-Seremban KTM, the Tanjung Malim-Pelabuhan Klang KTM, the ERL KLIA Transit, the KL Monorail and the MRT Line 1 (Sungai Buloh-Kajang).

With its fast growing population and rapid increase of residential developments it is no wonder that many are calling Bukit Jalil their home. Being an integrated township, Bukit Jalil’s residential property landscape comprises of a mixture of high-end and mid-range condominiums as well as landed homes including terrace homes, semi-D and bungalows. According to, Bukit Jalil recorded a total of 312 transactions in the past year (Sept 2016 – Aug 2017). Most of the sales occurred in the high-rise residential category, where 85% were apartments and condominiums. The median price of these transactions was RM570,000.

There is an abundance of condominiums and apartments for rent in Bukit Jalil. We’ve shortlisted 5 properties for rent that cost less than RM2000 a month!

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1. Jalil Damai Apartments

There are 6 blocks with 900 units’ built-up sizes that range approximately 1,080 sq ft to 1,115 sq ft. Each unit comes with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Facilities include a swimming pool, squash courts, playground, gymnasium, multipurpose hall, grocery store, cafeteria and 24 hours’ security.

Jalil Damai Apartments is located between Shah Alam Highway and Bukit Jalil Highway. You will have the ease of access to the KL-Seremban Highway and Kesas Highway. For those who are not keen on driving, Sri Petaling LRT RapidKL station and Bukit Jalil RapidKL station are located approximately 8 minutes’ drive from the apartment.

There are several schools around the vicinity as well; SMK Bukit Jalil and SK Seri Indah just to name a few. If you’re into sports, Jalil Damai Apartments is within proximity of stadiums which means you will have access to recreational activities!

Rental rates: RM1,300 – RM1,600

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2. Arena Green

This condo has 6 blocks in total and the units has a built up of between 726 sq ft and 2,000 sq ft. Arena Green is strategically located with easy access to major highways such as Maju Express Highway (MEX), KESAS Highway and SMART Tunnel just to name a few. Arena Green will have easy access to public transportation as Bukit Jalil and Sri Petaling LRT station is within 6 minutes’ drive away.

For education, SK Bukit Jalil and SMK Bukit Jalil are closest to the condominium. Other higher learning institutions near Arena Green include International Medical University, Technology Park Malaysia College and Asia Pacific University College of Technology. Sports enthusiast will be happy to know that Arena Green is located just opposite the Bukit Jalil National Stadium.

Rental rates: RM1,000 – RM1,500

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3. Kiara Residence 2

This high-end apartment comprising of 720 units housed in 3 blocks has built-up range between 1,069 sq ft to 1,487 sq ft. Each unit offers 3 to 4 bedrooms which is perfect for those who require personal space. Kiara Residence 2 offers lush landscaping, rooftop garden, cascading waterfall. Facilities available includes an infinity swimming pool, modern gym and jogging track.

Going places will be a breeze as it has a network of highways nearby – Bukit Jalil Highway, Kesas Highway, Lebuhraya Puchong – Damansara (LDP). KL’s city centre is just a short 10-minute drive away from the condo. It is also strategically located near various amenities and established neighbourhoods such as Taman OUG, Taman Yarl and Sri Petaling. Awan Besar Rapid KL train station is located within walking distance and you can even transit to KTM Komuter. Kiara Residence 2 is near SMK Bukit Jalil School and within the the vicinity of Stadium Putra, Nasional Stadium and the National Aquatic Centre.

Rental rates: RM1,500 – RM2,000

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4. Kinrara Mas Condominium

There is a total of 569 units spread out over 2 blocks of 18 stories. The built-up size is 1,091 sq ft to 3,356 sq ft. Facilities include a swimming pool, wading pool, gymnasium, playground, kindergarten, sauna, laundry and indoor game centre.

Kinrara Mas Condominium is located at the border between Bandar Kinrara and Bukit Jalil. Residents have easy accessibility via a network of highways such as Sungai Besi- Puchong Highway, KL-Seremban Highway, Bukit Jalil Highway, Kesas Highway, Lebuhraya Damansara Puchong (LDP), Federal Highway, Jalan Puchong and Old Klang Road.

This condo is located at the border between Bandar Kinrara and Bukit Jalil. Therefore, you will also be able to get to Mid Valley Megamall within 15 minutes’ drive and Kuala Lumpur City Centre in about 25 minutes’ drive. As for school, Kinrara Mas Condominium is near SRJK (C) Yak Chee, SJK (T) Kinrara, SK Bukit Kuchai, SMK Seksyen 4, and SML Seksyen 1 Bandar Kinrara.

Rental rates: RM1,200 – RM1,600

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5. Anjung Hijau

Anjung Hijau, also known as Greenfields, is situated between Taman Rekreasi Bukit Jalil, and Bukit Jalil Golf & Country Resort. Anjung Hijau consists of four blocks and the built-up sizes are from 1,000 sq ft to 1,014 sf. The facilities at Anjung Hijau include covered parking, jogging track, barbeque area, playground, mini market, cafeteria, and 24 hours’ security.

You will be able to access to major expressways such as the KL-Seremban Highway, KESAS Highway, SMART Expressway and MRR2. Public transportations such as Bukit Jalil and Sri Petaling LRT station is a short distance away. Anjung Hijau is situated nearby Bukit Jalil National Sports Complex, Taman Rekreasi Bukit Jalil, Taman Esplanade, Bukit Jalil Golf & Country Resort for easy access of sports and recreational activities.

In addition, the Anjung Hijau residential area also provides its resident with convenient access to public amenities and township facilities such as primary and secondary schools, within distance to Endah Parade Shopping Centre.

Rental rates: RM1,300 – RM1,800

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