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Rawang Overview


Selangor, Malaysia

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Rawang is known for Templer’s Park, tranquillity, affordable property and questionable access roads.

Rawang is a small town located within the district of Gombak and is at least half an hour away from the city of Kuala Lumpur, depending on the time of day. The Rawang Bypass, launched in 2017, is a 9km toll-free highway famed as one of the tallest highway structures in Asia, makes that possible. The old trunk road is an alternative for those with time on their hands and preferring the scenic route.

Rawang was one of the first satellite towns in Malaysia, and was initially a tin mining town and was the first town in Malaya to use electric pumps for tin mining. In 1894, Rawang town received a private supply of electric street lights making it one of the first towns in Malaysia to be electrified. It was also the first town to simultaneously produce agricultural, natural produce and cement output.

Property in Rawang is generally on the affordable side which explains the increase in traffic and homes built. The last 5 years has seen many new developments in Rawang, offering property types to suit all budgets. For those looking at their first home or planning to upscale, there are plenty of new developments available here to choose from. Property developers like Gamuda and Mah Sing group, have launched townships in the area offering varied home options.

For those looking to explore the greener side of things, Templer Park and Resort Taman Eko Rimba Komanwel are ideal locations for walks and outdoor activities . Rawang is home to Anggun City mall and several other shopping malls. This shopping complex offers 387 shops as well as an Aeon making it perfect for getting your necessities.

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About This Map

Analysis and comparison of average transaction, for sale and for rent prices for landed, non-landed and commercial properties within Rawang *

* To provide you the most accurate information some columns may appear as ‘Insufficient Data’ due to insufficient transactions in the area

Non-Landed Landed Commercial
Avg Transacted Price
Avg Transacted Price(Psf)
Avg For Sale Listing Price
Avg For Sale Listing Price(Psf)
Avg For Rent Listing Price
Avg For Rent Listing Price(Psf)

This is a representation of historical transaction prices within the neighbourhood, categorised by non-landed (condominium, serviced apartment, apartment), landed (townhouse, terrace, bungalow, semi-detached, house) and commercial (office, shop).

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Transacted Prices will give you an idea of the neighbourhood’s property price trend.

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An ethnic group or ethnicity is a socially defined category of people who identify with each other based on common ancestral, social, cultural or national experience. (Wikipedia)

* Data obtained from official source.

Cost of Living

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 RM
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course ?
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 RM 12.00 12.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 8.00 RM
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 12.00 RM
Cappuccino (regular) 8.50 RM 5.00 12.00
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 2.25 RM 1.50 3.00
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.25 RM 1.00 1.50
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 6.50 RM
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) ?
Rice (white), (1kg) ?
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.40 RM
Local Cheese (1kg) ?
Chicken Fillets (1kg) ?
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) ?
Apples (1kg) ?
Banana (1kg) 5.00 RM
Oranges (1kg) ?
Tomato (1kg) ?
Potato (1kg) ?
Onion (1kg) ?
Lettuce (1 head) ?
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.00 RM
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) ?
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) ?
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) ?
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) ?
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 RM
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 RM
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 RM
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) ?
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) ?
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.18 RM 1.50 3.00
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) ?
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) ?
Utilities (Monthly)
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 300.00 RM
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) ?
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 99.00 RM
Sports And Leisure
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 120.00 RM
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ?
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 RM 15.00 15.00
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 550.00 RM 300.00 800.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,000.00 RM 18,000.00 20,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 250.00 RM
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.00 RM 40.00 50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 150.00 RM
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 175.00 RM 150.00 200.00
Rent Per Month
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre ?
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre ?
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre ?
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre ?
Buy Apartment Price
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre ?
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,000.00 RM
Salaries And Financing
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) ?
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.00

Crime Rate

Crime Index: 29.66 Safety Index: 70.34
Level of crime 25.00
Crime increasing in the past 3 years 16.67
Worries home broken and things stolen 33.33
Worries being mugged or robbed 25.00
Worries car stolen 33.33
Worries things from car stolen 33.33
Worries attacked 33.33
Worries being insulted 50.00
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion 50.00
Problem people using or dealing drugs 12.50
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft 25.00
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery 12.50
Problem corruption and bribery 62.50
Safety walking alone during daylight 91.67
Safety walking alone during night 66.67

Consumer Price Index

This is a representation of Selangor Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the year of 2011 - 2015

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A consumer price index (CPI) measures changes in the price level of a market basket of consumer goods and services purchased by households. (Wikipedia)


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