Section 8, Bandar Baru Bangi
Section 8 (also known as Seksyen 8) is a leasehold town that is located in Bandar Baru Bangi, Bangi. It is a vibrant Malay-majority community located in close proximity to the main commercial and recreational amenities in Bandar Baru Bangi. The neighbourhood is situated alongside two large industrial areas in the north-west and south, rendering it a strategically advantageous and sought-after location. One of the notable features of Section 8 is the presence of several surau, which provides immense convenience to the Muslim residents to engage in their daily prayers. Despite being surrounded by industrial facilities, Section 8 remains a lively community with its culture and heritage intact, making it a desirable place to reside.
The built-up available in this town is 1,300 sf to 2,800 sf for houses. Other neighbouring towns around are Bandar Baru Bangi, Country Heights, Jade Hills, Kajang Reko, Section 3, Sungai Chua, Sungai Merab and Sungai Ramal.
This town has some amenities nearby, e.g. schools, hospitals and universities. The following are some of the main schools here:
- SR Integrasi Tahfiz Ilmuwan (Sritin)
- School Of Tahfiz Alquran & Arabic Malaysia (Stam)
- Smitin (SM Integrasi Tahfiz Ilmuwan)
- Sri Ayesha Islamic School
The current rental yield of Section 8 is 3.83% for houses. The highest rental yield ever recorded was 4.25% in Q4 2018 (house); while the lowest one was 2.29% in Q2 2018 (house). Meanwhile, the most common unit layouts and sizes available here are as follows:
The most popular layout and size (built-up) combination at Section 8 for houses is 4-bedroom / 1,300 sf with a median price of RM440 psf. For price wise, the most expensive one is 4-bedroom / 1,300 sf with a median price of RM440 psf; while the cheapest one is 5-bedroom / 2,755 sf with a median price of RM230 psf.
Latest Section 8 sale listings:
|1 Aug 2023||Terrace||2,500 sf||RM998,000|
|10 Apr 2023||Terrace||2,800 sf||RM655,000|
|5 Apr 2023||Terrace||1,900 sf||RM590,000|
|16 Mar 2023||Terrace||2,800 sf||RM649,000|
|15 Mar 2023||Terrace||1,900 sf||RM590,000|
|18 Mar 2023||Terrace||1,400 sf||RM531,000|
|29 Dec 2022||Residential Land||-NA-||RM370,000|
|10 Dec 2022||Terrace||1,900 sf||RM570,000|
|6 Nov 2022||Residential Land||-NA-||RM450,000|
|7 Jul 2022||Terrace||-NA-||RM480,000|