Danau Kota, Jalan Genting Klang

Danau Kota (also known as Platinum Lake City) is a leasehold town that is located in Jalan Genting Klang, Setapak. It is an interesting residential neighbourhood with a diverse mix of residents. It is home to people from various income groups, which makes it a microcosm of Malaysia's larger society. Interestingly, the area's popularity surged when it became a hotspot thanks to the Platinum developments like the commercial hub. Its strategic location beside the main road, Jalan Genting Klang, made it an ideal place for businesses to flourish. What's more, the neighbourhood also houses a colony of students who are studying at the nearby Tunku Abdul Rahman University College. This has made it an ideal rental market for investors looking to invest in rental properties that cater to both student and working demographics. Overall, Danau Kota's strong points are strategic location, and an affordable lifestyle, and these factors have boosted the area's desirability and attractiveness to tenants and investors alike.

The built-up available in this town is 1,200 sf to 7,000 sf for houses. Other neighbouring towns around here are Air Panas, Bandar Baru Sentul, Jalan Genting Klang, Melawati Town Centre, Sri Rampai, Taman Melati, Taman Melawati, Taman P Ramlee, Taman Setapak and Wangsa Delima.

Property Type
Land Tenure
1,200 sf - 7,000 sf (House)
Market Price
RM470,000 - RM4,980,000 (House)
Total Units
Completion Date
Launch Price

This town has some amenities nearby, for example transit stations, universities, hospitals and schools. The following are some of the main transit stations here:

As for universities, there are Steno College Malaysia and Tunku Abdul Rahman University Of Management & Technology (Tar Umt).

The current rental yield of Danau Kota is 2.4% for houses. The highest rental yield ever recorded was 4.06% in Q1 2020 (house); while the lowest one was 2.4% in Q1 2021 (house). Meanwhile, the most common unit layouts and sizes available here are as follows:

House Layouts

The most popular layout and size (built-up) combination at Danau Kota for houses is 3-bedroom / 1,400 sf with a median price of RM460 psf. For price wise, the most expensive one is 7-bedroom / 5,300 sf with a median price of RM940 psf; while the cheapest one is 4-bedroom / 1,800 sf with a median price of RM260 psf.

Latest Danau Kota sale listings:

DateProperty TypeBuilt-upPrice
TodayTerrace1,900 sfRM950,000
TodayCondominium1,047 sfRM450,000
TodayStudio618 sfRM310,000
TodayStudio618 sfRM350,000
TodayCondominium1,345 sfRM480,000
TodayTerrace2,980 sfRM1,180,000
TodayCondominium1,225 sfRM536,000
TodayCondominium1,345 sfRM600,000
TodayTerrace2,400 sfRM820,000
TodayCondominium926 sfRM440,000

Latest Danau Kota rental listings:

DateProperty TypeBuilt-upRental
TodayMaster Room-NA-RM1,000
TodayCondominium1,333 sfRM2,300
TodayCondominium1,313 sfRM2,200
TodayMedium Room-NA-RM662
TodayCondominium1,185 sfRM1,850
TodayCondominium850 sfRM1,500
TodayCondominium850 sfRM1,500
TodayMedium Room-NA-RM900
TodayMaster Room-NA-RM850
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