KUALA LUMPUR (July 27): Setia Awan Group has opened for sale its Phase 2 SOHO Transit 2 product at transit-oriented development (TOD) Astrum Ampang on Wednesday (July 27). This follows the 100% take-up of its first phase — SOHO Transit 1 — in July 2022. SOHO Transit 1 was launched in the third quarter of 2021.
“TODs provide more than just convenience; it is also about reduced household costs. Understanding the concerns of our young working professionals and first-time homebuyers, we want to provide them with easy access to affordable public transportation. Furthermore, it will promote urban development and minimise carbon footprint, while becoming more productive and liveable,” said Setia Awan Group central region chief operating officer James Bruyns.
The launch was also in conjunction with the opening of its Astrum Ampang Experience Centre on Jalan Ampang, with show units and some facilities available for viewing.
SOHO Transit 2 has a gross development value of RM3.128 million. It consists of 1,360 studio apartments with built-ups of 280 sq ft within Block R, which has 48 storeys. The selling price is RM230,000 and each unit comes with air-conditioning units, kitchen cabinets and smart home systems such as a smart lock and Google Assistant.
In addition, residents of Astrum Ampang would have access to a face recognition system. Homeowners would also have access to about 62 facilities and 27 commercial outlets.
A 150-metre covered walkway connects the property to the Jelatek LRT Station, which is four train stops from KLCC and one stop from the upcoming MRT 3 station.
Nearby amenities include Gleneagles Medical Centre, Great Eastern Mall, KLCC, and Pavilion Kuala Lumpur along with other businesses, embassies and schools.
Astrum Ampang is also connected to multiple highways including the Setiawangsa-Pantai Expressway (previously known as DUKE 3), Duta–Ulu Klang Expressway (DUKE) and Ampang-Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway (AKLEH).