Review of Urban Treasures
Urban Treasures, as one of the latest freehold condominiums in District 14, has been a development garnering great attention due to its location within the tranquil Eunos area and its resort-oasis theme.
Details of the development
Urban Treasures is a new development along District 14 with 2 residential blocks, housing only 237 exclusive units to ensure that residents can enjoy unrivalled privacy and comfort within the serene and calming environment. With lush greenery and stunning facilities that blend in perfectly with the design and the ambience of the development, Urban Treasures aim to create a resort-inspired oasis.
Urban Treasures is developed by Fragrance Group Limited (FGL), which is a reputable property developer with a presence across three continents today. Core business activities of their Group include the development of residential, commercial, hotel and industrial properties. Their focus in property development is to offer customers quality homes and business spaces at affordable prices. Today’s busy urban lifestyle calls for simple design solutions that uncover precious space. Their projects aim to provide the perfect combination of essential living and convenience with their strategic locations. Some of their famous works include Jervois Treasures, Parc Rosewood and Urban Vista.
Where can you find Urban Treasures?
You can take a short bus trip of up to 12 minutes that comes frequently at 3 minutes interval, which brings you to Eunos MRT station. This means that you can be directly connected to the East-West Line, and a short 5 minutes travel also brings you to Paya Lebar MRT station that is connected to the Circle Line as well.
To add, you can also take a short 12 minutes walk to reach Ubi MRT station, which is connected to the Downtown Line and will be able to bring you to key destinations like Chinatown, Expo and Tampines MRT stations.
Attractive Advantages of the Property
One of the selling points of Urban Treasures would be the fact that its location is relatively strategic. For one, it is in close proximity to numerous MRT stations. It is a 12 minutes walk away from Ubi MRT station that is along the downtown line and connects to key stations like Chinatown, Expo and Tampines. In addition, it is also a short 11 minutes walk from Kaki Bukit MRT station. A 9 minutes short bus ride will also bring residents to the Eunos MRT station along the East-West Line. In addition, a 15 minutes bus ride also brings residents to the MacPherson MRT station that is along the Circle Line too.
Alternative transport options would include key expressways and arterial roads including PIE, ECP, KPE and Bartley Highway as well. There are also numerous bus services within the vicinity for residents to reach various destinations across Singapore as well.
Not to mention, there are also numerous shopping options in the area that include the lively Paya Lebar Square, Kinex Shopping Mall, Bedok Mall and Parkway Parade that will most certainly provide an array of dining and shopping selections to indulge in. In addition, there is also the Bedok Reservoir Food Centre within walking distance as well.
As for recreational activities, residents at Urban Treasures can check out the beautiful Eunos Petal Garden that is within walking distance, or visit the Bedok Reservoir and the East Coast Park that are all within the vicinity as well.
Business opportunities are also not amiss within the area, given that there is the up and coming Paya Lebar Central as a key commercial hub within the East and Tai Seng Industrial Estate as well. The Central Business District (CBD) is also within reach in just a 8 MRT stop travel away from Urban Treasures.
Finally, if you have family members that are looking into schools for education, you can consider the options near Urban Treasures that are mostly impressive. Some of them include:
- Maha Bodhi School
- Manjusri Secondary School
- Eunos Primary School
- Telok Kurau Primary school
- Tao Nan School
- Kong Hwa School
In addition, Urban Treasures also has a set of facilities that are quite impressive as well. Some of the highlights include the function room, dining pavilions and viewing deck that is perfect for social gatherings. There are also sports facilities like the gymnasium, fitness trail and stations and tennis courts as well. Not to mention that there is also a roof terrace that also extends to the beautiful sky cabanas, sky lounges, sky playground, and sky gyms.
Urban Treasures – A comparison
Urban Treasures starts at about $1,830 psf and it is a relatively attractive price point given that there is definitely potential for growth within the District 14 area. In addition, with its impressive facilities and layout plans, there is also no wonder that Urban Treasures scores high in those regards as well. With its proximity to MRT stations and bus services, Urban Treasures is also stellar in those regards too.
Price …………… 4/5
Upside potential …………… 5/5
Location …………… 4/5
Transportation …………… 4/5
Quality …………… 4/5
Floorplan efficiency …………… 4/5