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 1,450 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, Ryan & Miho and University Tower.

Property Type
Land Tenure
1,280 sf - 1,450 sf
Market Price
RM640,000 - RM740,000
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 4.94%, compared to 4.98% 2 years ago in Q4 2018. 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 RM490 psf. For price wise, the most expensive one is 2-bedroom / 1,350 sf with a median price of RM550 psf; while the cheapest one is 3-bedroom / 1,300 sf with a median price of RM490 psf.

Latest The Istara for sale listings:

15-Feb-20Condominium1,367 sfRM650,000
23-Dec-19Condominium1,367 sfRM650,000

Latest The Istara for rent listings:

TodayRoom In Apartment-NA-RM1,250
TodayRoom In Apartment-NA-RM950
29-Feb-20Room In Apartment-NA-RM950
19-Feb-20Condominium1,300 sfRM2,500
10-Feb-20Condominium1,350 sfRM3,000
08-Feb-20Condominium1,300 sfRM2,500
04-Feb-20Condominium1,500 sfRM2,700
01-Feb-20Condominium1,300 sfRM2,450
21-Jan-20Room In Apartment-NA-RM450
1 user comments on The Istara
Google Reviews
24 Oct 2017 @ 12:00 AM

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