Gemala Residences and Edelweiss SoFo and Serviced Residences focus on greener features
More people are aware of the importance of preserving the environment to avoid plunging further into ecological issues such as global warming. Sustainability concerns are also taking a foothold in the home, with the movement to reduce the use of plastic, especially cutlery and straws, to rainwater conservation as well as reducing energy consumption.
It is no wonder many homebuyers’ preferences now include contributing to environmental safeguarding.
Gemala Residences, a landed precinct in the Tropicana Aman township in Kota Kemuning, Shah Alam, Selangor, offers tranquillity on a silver platter with an outstanding balance of comfort amidst rich and lush greenery with only 116 units.
Spanning across 15.5 acres with a gross development value (GDV) of RM165mil, Gemala Residences is meticulously crafted down to the roll-over kerbs, covered drains and underground utilities as well as keeping sustainability at the forefront.
All units are north-south orientated – apart from the units around the perimeter of the lakefront – and also include other climate-responsive designs such as large windows and open layouts to maximise airflow and lighting which reduce cooling and lighting costs and contribute to huge leaps toward a greener future.
Easy access to nature
Aptly named Garden Linked Villa, these units have easy access to nature with a choice between park and lake view – where balconies are provided for lake view units and offer a layout that is positioned to have uninterrupted views to be enjoyed by residents.
With a built-up of 2,648 sq ft to 2,860 sq ft, it is equipped with a 5+1 bedroom layout, which is perfect for growing families, multi-generational families or those looking to upgrade as they get to personalise their space.
To ensure the safety of its residents, this gated-and-guarded community will be monitored 24 hours and its boundaries are surrounded by anti-climb fencing with CCTVs, which create safe walking and biking zones for residents to enjoy the sprawling 85 acres Central Park.
Gemala Residences in Kota Kemuning enjoys easy accessibility to six major highways, a bus station and LRT Putra Heights as well as being only 36minutes away from KLIA.
With ample pedestrian paths, Gemala Residences extolled the concept of a walking and biking community with commercial, education and recreational amenities that are within a short distance to further reduce carbon emissions.
Meanwhile, Edelweiss SoFo and Serviced Residences at Tropicana Gardens in Tropicana Indah, Petaling Jaya offers a different way of living while also offering easy connectivity, walkability as well as greener living.
Convenience at your fingertips
Being a transit-oriented development, Tropicana Gardens is situated in a matured neighbourhood with an abundance of amenities perfect for those who are always on the go and who value convenience at their fingertips.
It is easily accessible. It is just 200m away from the Surian MRT Station and Tropicana Gardens Mall via a direct-link bridge. It also has access to major highways such as the New Klang Valley Expressway, North-South Expressway, Damansara Puchong Expressway, Penchala Link and Sprint Highway.
What’s more, Edelweiss SoFo and Serviced Residences is the last gem of the 17-acre Tropicana Gardens, featuring small-office-flexible-office (SoFo) and serviced residences that not only give occupants exclusivity in the heart of a bustling town but also balconies with stunning sights.
The serviced residences come with smart home system, built-ups ranging from 556 sq ft to 1,111 sq ft and layouts that fit different lifestyles. Residents could opt to maximise their space with the dual key concept.
As for SoFo units, it has functional entry-level units perfect for small and emerging businesses with a open layout plan that gives buyers the flexibility to renovate their units to their expectations with built-ups from 452 sq ft to 858 sq ft.
Edelweiss SoFo and Serviced Residences takes the cake when it comes to a greener living. It is a certified green building under GreenRE, which includes sustainable features, designed to enhance well-being and generate cost savings.
Homebuyers will be able to enjoy a cooler unit with a low emissivity glass facade which reduces infrared and UV rays coming into the unit and improved air quality with the low volatile organic compound paint used that produces less odour.
Moreover, residents will also enjoy regenerative features included in lifts in common areas to reduce power consumption, EV chargers for electric vehicles, insulated RC flat roof to reduce the transmission of heat to the building, which further help in reducing energy consumption.
For more information on how you can enjoy a holistic township living, visit www.tropicanaaman.com.my. Or should you find transit-oriented development more up your alley, visit www.tropicanagardens.com.my/edelweiss.