The name ‘Glenmarie’ is no stranger to Malaysians. Glenmarie is a township located in Shah Alam, Selangor. It was founded in 1994 under the aegis of DRB-HITCOM, one of Malaysia’s leading corporations that is also involved in the automotive industry. Known for its industrial park, was once a rubber estate back in 1906, is now steadily building a name for offering excellent opportunities for both investors and homebuyers. The town also has a large golf and country club, where golf-lovers enjoy going there for golfing. That venue also hosted several international gold tournaments like EurAsia Cup in 2014,2016 and 2018. Additionally, the Glenmarie Golf and Country Club won awards and gained recognition that leaves a good impression in the international golf organization
For location-wise, Glenmarie’s location is located at a sweet spot as the town is landlocked between the megalopolitan and business centers of Subang Jaya, Petaling Jaya, and Shah Alam. The location of this township even allows people to reach Kuala Lumpur and Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) in less than half an hour.
Going to another town from Glenmarie is also convenient as the strategic location offers commuters easy access to highways such as the Federal Highway, the North-South highway, New Klang Valley Expressway, and The Damansara-Puchong Highway. Should there be a traffic congestion, there is an LRT station at the entry of Glenmarie called, Glenmarie Light Rail Transit, which commuters can take if they wish to do so.
The automotive industry in Glenmarie is well known for its international car workshops and showrooms where car fans usually go to. Besides that, there are many big corporations that have a branch in Glenmarie with the likes of Proton Casting Plant, Toshiba, Yakult, CIMB Bank, and Renault Glenmarie to name a few.
The township is also home to one of the finest universities, which is UOW KDU Glenmarie. UOW KDU has two branches there, UOW KDU University College and UOW KDU University College Glenmarie Campus, flagship campus of UOW KDU. Those who live around the area can enroll themselves in UOW KDU if the courses are what best fits them.
You do not have to worry about access to healthcare facilities as there are many distinguished health care centers that are in no more than 10 minutes away from Glenmarie. These healthcare facilities are Sunway Medical Center, Ramsay Sime Darby Medical Center Ara Damansara, and Ramsay Sime Darby Medical Center.
As for housing, there are loads of choices to choose from as you can choose between getting a semi-detachable house or a private and guarded condominium. The crime rate in Glenmarie is fairly low, but that does not mean that it is crime-free. The place is developed enough to see a low percentage of crime.
In the many years to come, the status of a commercial hub for Glenmarie will grow even bigger as more investors are investing in the town, and more properties are developed. What makes Glenmarie so special is that the residents can access to many places within the area of Glenmarie. Providing excellent accessibility and convenience.