Visit the rustic-but-modern Katong (District 15), and you may chance upon Liv @ MB, a condo with a 24-storey tower and 111 apartments, five penthouses, and two commercial units. Apart from relaxed, quality living, and a 99-year leasehold, Liv @ MB condo is set to provide incremental value, with the development of Katong Park MRT Station on the Thomson-East Coast Line slated for completion as soon as 2023.
The condominium is held by Bukit Sembawang Estate, who fended nine other bidders off for the property. The developer is an esteemed industry player with experience building homes in Singapore since the 1950s. The company is behind notable residential projects such as The Atelier, 8 St. Thomas, and the Former Katong Park Towers.
The Best Accessibility the East can Offer at Liv @ MB Condo
Both the Katong estate and its transport networks have matured in the best ways. Driving in and out of the area will be an absolute breeze, with both the East Coast Parkway (ECP) and Pan Island Expressway (PIE) connecting residents to Singapore’s most crucial parts, especially the financial district, and the Ayer Rajah Expressway (AYE). Bedok, Changi, and Tanah Merah are also the other populous areas that these expressways can cater to in a jiffy!
Katong is connected very well, with numerous bus routes that can cater to residents in three minutes of walking. Services like 966 takes an expressway all the way to Woodlands, and areas like the CBD, Novena, and River Valley can be accessed with ease via public transport. The soon-to-come Katong Park MRT Station on the Thomson-East Coast Line will also be a mere three-minute drive away from Liv @ MB condo.
And till then, residents have a handful of buses that they can take to Paya Lebar MRT Station, where they can choose from the Circle Line or the East-West Line, wherever they may be heading.
Katong Living is Saccharine
The luxurious lifestyle, paired with the convenience that it offers has made Katong a go-to destination for expatriates and locals looking for homes in Singapore.
For one, it is a shopping paradise, with a range of eclectic malls all in the area. Katong Shopping Centre has all the essentials that cater to personal and family members, such as supermarkets, printing shops, employment agencies, fast food shops, and restaurants. I12 Katong will tend to residents who’re looking to spoil themselves, with essentials and specialty stores. A bus ride will also take residents to City Plaza, One KM Mall, Roxy Square, Katong Plaza, Joo Chiat Complex, and Tanjong Katong Plaza.
Food is something that Katong takes very seriously, with a variety of affordable specialty shops that deal in cuisines local and international. Katong Laksa, Stirling Steaks, and Birds of Paradise are all food establishments in the Katong area that deal in serving perfected versions of your favourite foods and dessert. Marine Parade Hawker Centre also has numerous stalls that serve famous renditions of local foods.
There are also other amenities in the area that will increase the quality of life of residents. Some of them include the Marine Parade Public Library, Marine Parade Singhealth Polyclinic, and Katong Community Centre.
Residents looking for a whiff of nature and recreation can have the much-desired privilege of visiting East Coast Park as much as they want. Apart from stretches of sea, sand, and jogging paths, one can also rent bicycles or roller skates, or partake in exhilarating sports like wakeboarding or extreme skating.
Joo Chiat can also be visited on food, giving residents a variety of cult-favourite bars and restaurants to choose from. The area boasts a charm that seems apart from Singapore, with vendors like The Cider Pit serving ciders that can’t be found in the rest of the country, and Sin Heng Claypot Bak Koot Teh serving herbal pork soup that locals exclusively travel to the area for.
Schools Near Liv @ MB
Residents of Liv @ MB will have a breeze picking schools for their children, with numerous choices available from daycare and nursery options to junior colleges.
Some of the schools in the vicinity include
- Konohana Kindergarten
- Tanjong Katong Campus
- Ngee Ann Primary School
- Tanjong Katong Girls’ School
- Tanjong Katong Secondary School
- Chung Cheng High School (Main)
- Dunman High School