Puncak Setiawangsa is a freehold area in Ampang that is patroned by the wealthy as well as is home to the upper class Malaysians. Often coined the Hollywood Hills of Kuala Lumpur, Puncak Setiawangsa is a housing development organised and also developed by the leading Malaysian developer I&P Group.
Houses in Puncak Setiawangsa have rather large built ups with double storey terrace houses at the bottom of the hills as well as double storey bungalows that languish at the top of the hills with swimming pools. Then, the terrace houses mostly come with 4 bedrooms with 3 bathrooms while the bungalows with far larger built ups come with 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms. Prices are steep in this exclusive enclave with the terrace houses at the foothills priced from RM938,000 onwards whilst the bungalows command price tags starting from RM3,800,000.
Tenancy in Puncak Setiawangsa is fluid with residents moving in and out as this is a popular place for rent to expats, thus most of the houses open to the public for sale here are either partially or fully furnished. Many of the houses that come with furnishing are classily decorated with many of the homes having had renovation done on them with the back and also sides of the houses fully expanded. A fully equipped kitchen is the norm for houses that have been renovated upon.
Puncak Setiawangsa places a lot of focus on security being an upper class area. Besides, the whole community is gated and guarded with 24-hours security guards on alert at all times. There are mini-marts around the area that serves the residency, and also a business centre is available for the use of residents as well. It is very centrally sited; it is only 15 minutes to KLCC and the area has easy as well as comfortable access to Bangsar and Petaling Jaya.
There many malls in the area for the residents to patron; amongst the few are Giant, Carrefour, Jusco, Great Eastern Mall and also Wangsa Walk. There are schools that cater to the area as well so children need not travel far from their homes; as well as there is even a McDonald’s in the area to satiate fast food cravings. Residents of Puncak Setiawangsa will find themselves well connected to the outside world via the NKVE and also DUKE highway. There are 3 LRT stations that serve the area, the Setiawanga LRT, the Jelatek LRT as well as the Sri Rampai LRT.