The Istara, PJ New Town

The Istara is a leasehold apartment located in PJ New Town, Petaling Jaya.The built-up available at this project is 1,280 sf to 1,367 sf. Other neighbouring projects around here are Amcorp Serviced Suites, Avenue D'Vogue, Capella Residenz, Delta Residenz, Ehsan Ria, Eta Residenz, Jaya One Residences, Menara Jaya, Millennium Place and University Tower.

Property Type
Land Tenure
1,280 sf - 1,367 sf
Market Price
RM620,000 - RM700,000
Completed In
Launch Price

This apartment has many amenities nearby, for example universities, hospitals, schools and metro transport stations. The following are some main universities here:

As for hospitals, there are Hospital Pusrawi @ PJ and The Tun Hussein Onn National Eye Hospital. There are also some schools here, i.e. Bukit Bintang Boys' Secondary School and SK Sri Petaling.

Lastly, the metro transport stations here are LRT Asia Jaya and LRT Taman Jaya.

The current rental yield of The Istara is around 4.44%, compared to 4.8% a year ago in Q2 2019. The highest rental yield ever recorded was 6.93% in Q1 2011; while the lowest one was 4.35% in Q3 2015. Meanwhile, the most common unit layouts and sizes available here are as follows:

The most popular layout and size combination at The Istara is 3-bedroom / 1,300 sf with a median price of RM480 psf. For price wise, the most expensive one is 2-bedroom / 1,350 sf with a median price of RM520 psf; while the cheapest one is 3-bedroom / 1,300 sf with a median price of RM480 psf.

Latest The Istara for sale listings:

3 Oct 2020Condominium1,300 sfRM685,000
30 Aug 2020Condominium1,380 sfRM680,000
21 Feb 2020Condominium1,345 sfRM645,000
25 Feb 2020Condominium1,313 sfRM630,000
9 Mar 2020Condominium1,420 sfRM650,000
23 Mar 2020Condominium1,420 sfRM900,000
29 Mar 2020Condominium1,380 sfRM680,000
13 Feb 2020Condominium1,367 sfRM650,000

Latest The Istara for rent listings:

23 Sep 2020Condominium1,300 sfRM2,600
10 Aug 2020Condominium1,300 sfRM2,800
26 Aug 2020Condominium1,400 sfRM2,600
5 Oct 2020Condominium1,300 sfRM600
7 Sep 2020Condominium1,280 sfRM2,600
21 Sep 2020Condominium1,288 sfRM2,300
25 Sep 2020Room In Apartment-NA-RM1,000
18 Sep 2020Room In Apartment-NA-RM1,100
21 Aug 2020Condominium1,300 sfRM2,700
21 Aug 2020Condominium1,300 sfRM2,600
1 user comments on The Istara
24 Oct 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Stayed here for one year. Quiet good place. Only problem is you dont have restaurants nearby.