Keat Hong Close is located in Choa Chu Kang HDB Estate which is a preferred residential destination and is a well-planned and developed area. It has all the basic and modern amenities and proximity to all facilities, like transportation hence its popularity for becoming a sought-after residential area. The size of the area is about 6 sq Km. It has an estimated population of 110,000. The Housing Development Board (HDB) has developed around 580 hectares of land and about 52% is residential area. There are about 35000 flats that out of which 4700 units are of executive types while most of them are flats with 4-bedrooms and 5-bedrooms.
Keat Hong Close consists of residential as well as executive flats that are extended from postal address range of 680801 to 684805. There are 18 blocks of HDB. It is located in a very enviable place that has all the modern facilities to make the inhabitants feel safe and comfortable at all times. The apartments are excellent for people who have large number of family members or entertain guests a lot. This is also a profitable buy for people who want a property for renting purposes. The estates are meant for a serene lifestyle with almost all of the modern amenities possible available in the nearby surrounding.
Residents of this estate use modern and integrated network of road and railway transport. The MRT (Mass Rapid Transport) and LRT (Light Rapid Transport) systems are a totally automated mode of transportation which starts and ends at Choa Chu Kang MRT Station. Taxi services and car rental options are also available in the area. Keat Hong LRT station, South View LRT station and Choa Chu Kang MRT station are convenient for residents who need to travel to this place of importance on a regular basis. There is a regular and frequent availability of bus services in the area.
There are several well reputed educational institutions and daycare centers in the area so the parents can just as easily drop the kids at the school while going to work.
- Choa Chu Kang Primary School
- Teck Whye Primary School
- Yew Tee Primary School
- Choa Chu Kang Secondary School
- Teck Whye Secondary School
- Bukit Panjang Government High School
For residents who are students they can save a lot of time and money by living in this area due to the number of prominent colleges present in the vicinity of the estate.
- SHATEC Institutes
- ITE College West
- Pioneer Junior College
- Lot 1 Shopper’s Mall
- Yew Tee Shopping Center
- Keat Hong Shopping Center
There is something for everyone in the area as there is not only just the local cuisine but also many multi cuisines restaurants in the area due to the diversity of population here.
- Siam Kitchen
- Old Chang Kee
- Long John’s Silver
Community Centers and Clubs
The number of community centers and clubs allows the locals to bond with each other better and live harmoniously as a better community. These places are great to spend a relaxing evening after a hectic day. They can be used to hang out with friends and family on a regular basis. Some of the community centers and clubs nearby are-
- Yew Tee Community Club
- Victory Family Center
- Warren Country and Golf Club
Health Care Facilities
There are several hospitals and clinics nearby for medical emergencies that can be reached by a short drive. They are efficient and provide the best staff and medical services like-
- Saint Luke’s Hospital
- Choa Chu Kang Polyclinic
- Evercare Medical Clinic
Places of Worship
The places of worship are essential for any place with such a large number of people with different backgrounds. And this area has many such places that aids to the religious obligations of its hundreds of residents. Some of the places nearby are-
- Kuan Hoon Dian Chinese Temple
- Grace Christian Centre
- Masjid Al-Khair
Other HDB estates that are similar to this street are Choa Chu Kang Avenue 5.