For many, property prices is the main reason that deters Malaysians from owning our very own shelter. Nonetheless, if you are looking into affordable houses, here’s some great news for you!
The Selangor state government had recently announced a project known as Rumah Idaman, which they will be offering affordable houses to the people at a price as low as RM250,000 starting next month.
According to Selangor’s Menteri Besar, Datuk Seri Amirudin Shari said that the projects are launched specially for the people who stay and work in Selangor, as well as buying houses for the first time, as reported by Berita Harian.
“The state government has identified the ways to strengthen the economy during this pandemic while giving an opportunity to the people in Selangor to own their houses.” he said.
He added that this project is a collaboration with MGB Berhad and LBS Group, and a total of 6 Rumah Idaman projects will be developed in several strategic and rapidly developing locations such as Saujana Putra, Shah Alam 2, Cybersouth, Puchong and Alam Perdana.
He also assured that regardless of the location of Rumah Idaman, the state government will ensure that the houses are easily accessible through highways, as well as being near to schools, hospitals, public transportation, and universities.
Meanwhile, he said the 1,000 square feet units will come with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, and what’s more about it is that these homes comes with basic electronics that is definitely worth your money.
Among the perks it comes with are a television with cabinet, a fridge, 3 air-conditioned, water heaters in each bathroom, kitchen cabinets and wardrobe.
He also said the houses under this project are expected to be completed and ready to be handed over to buyers by the end of 2024.
He said, through the industrial construction system, Rumah Idaman is affordable because it reduces dependence on foreign labor.
“It also optimizes costs and more importantly it improves the quality of affordable housing so that it can be lived in comfortably.”
For more info on the Rumah Idaman, you can visit the official link here.
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