SELANGOR, December 4 ~ The Selangor State Development’s Corporation’s (PKNS) premium development arm, DatumCorp International, today launched its sales gallery at 42 Jalan Uthant which will feature its first development, Datum Jelatek; an award-winning RM 1.2 billion gross development value (GDV) integrated development.
PKNS’s illustrious portfolio includes the creation of 11 townships in Selangor, including the state capital Shah Alam, Kelana Jaya, Petaling Jaya, Bangi and Kota Damansara.
The sales gallery, an investment of RM 4.5 million, will showcase its first project, Datum Jelatek, from the Datum Series, a collection of mid-to-high end commercial, residential, retail and mixed property developments, which will act as socio-economic catalysts for its surrounding communities.
At the launch, PKNS’s General Manager, Puan Hajah Noraida Haji Mohd. Yusof said that the development encompasses sustainable practices for environmental, social and business opportunities, and focuses on enhancing residents’ sense of belonging.
“DatumCorp International’s first development is the signal of the developer’s commitment to deliver quality, innovation and sustainability in its communities which also elevates the socio-economic standing of its surrounding areas. We are confident that Datum Jelatek’s superior connectivity, strategic location, architecture and value as an investment, will bring about the development’s success, ” she said.
The event also marked the opening of the pre-registration for the development’s Ayaana Tower, one of its four residential towers, comprising studio units, one bedroom and two bedroom suites, within 41 stories. Previously, the developer had received a 90% take-up rate for the launch of its first tower, the Daneeya Tower, comprising 161 units within 40-storeys.
Just 3.5 km away from KLCC, one of the very rare transit-oriented developments within the area, Datum Jelatek, is directly connected to the Jelatek LRT station and is located on Jalan Jelatek. The entire development comprises both retail and residential components.
Datum Jelatek offers home purchasers an option of four majestic towers spread over 5.65 acres. It comprises 708 residential units which are linked to a 317,000 sq ft net lettable area (NLA) 4-storey retail mall.
Each residential tower, designed to form a lilypad suspended within a ripple of water, has its own identity, with unique design elements and is connected by Malaysia’s first “sky-ring” – a circular podium measuring 8.9 m in width that will link all four towers linked on the 27th floor allowing a spectacular view of KLCC.
Currently, the development is about 22% completed. The entire development is targeted to be completed in Q2 2019.
Prospective residents can select between generously-sized studios, one-bedroom, two bedroom and three-bedroom suites. Unit build-up sizes range from 550 sq ft to 1,600 sq ft, and each unit is crafted to exude luxury and sophistication.
Datum Jelatek’s facilities par excellence with three full levels – Level 11 is seated on a 3.2-acre park, Level 27 is connected with the Sky-Ring and its rooftop cabana which has a 360-degree view of KL is packed full of lavish facilities. Residents will not only have an outstanding view of the city but also enjoy communal living. Facilities include a rock climbing area, private alfresco lounge, synchronised fountain, a fully-equipped audio and games room, a mini putting green, a library, a gym, and a BBQ area.
Each residential unit comes with a generous two to four car parks, according to on the size of the units compared to most developments within the area where only one car park is allocated, and in some cases, residents are reduced to renting the space. There are also six tiers of security, with each of the four towers having its own lobby and security checkpoint.
Surrounding amenities include KLCC, Gleneagles Medical Centre, Prince Court Medical Centre, Prince Embassy Park, Royal Selangor Golf Club, Pavilion, and two international schools. The development is accessible through Jalan Ampang, AKLEH, MRR2 and Jalan Tun Razak.
The retail mall, Datum Jelatek Mall, will have a population catchment of 400,000 ranging from income levels of RM 7,000 to RM 30,000 within the surrounding KL City Centre, Ampang and Setiawangsa. The mall, which is targeted to be open in 2018, will feature an excellent selection of F&B outlets as well as complementary brands which are non-existent in nearby malls.
Datum Jelatek has received a Green Building Index (GBI) certification for its sustainable living features and three Asia Pacific Property Awards, namely Best Residential Renovation/Redevelopment Malaysia, Best Mixed-Use Development Malaysia, and Best Mixed-Use Architecture Malaysia. Besides its lush landscaping and innovative architectural designs, this development is designed with efficient ventilation and promotes natural lighting, and is equipped with a rainwater harvesting system.
*Image Caption: Hajah Noraida Haji Mohd Yusof, General Manager of Perbadanan Kemajuan Negeri Selangor (PKNS) welcoming guests to the launch of Datum Jelatek.