Bang Sue: The New Transportation Hub of ASEAN
Bangkok is rapidly expanding. The city’s outskirts such as Nonthaburi are bound to have major project developments that will drive and fuel the economic landscape of Bangkok and Thailand as a whole.
Bang Sue, an up and coming neighborhood located between Chatuchak and Phayathai district is predicted to be the next gold mine or Bangkok’s new CBD center. Financial investments from developers and investors are bringing enormous changes to the real estate industry, infrastructures and transportations in the area.
Bang Sue is connected via MRT Blue Line, the Purple Line at Ban Son station, Tao Poon station and BTS Green Line Mochit station (4.1km). By 2020, Bang Son SRT Light Red Line station will be completed, with links to the Sino-Thai rail at ‘Bang Sue Central Station’, this will provide immense convenience and better connectivity in and out of the city.
The Sino-Thai rail is a high-speed train joint project between Thailand and China, providing routes from Kunming China, via Laos and Thailand, with future extension to Singapore, Malaysia and The Philippines. The six major stations cutting through Thailand are Nakhon Ratchasima, Pak Chong, Saraburi, Ayutthaya, Don Muang and Bang Sue. Experts from the Department of Land Transport has expressed that this monumental project will not only stimulate investments in the area, but it will eventually transform Bang Sue into ASEAN’s transportation hub.
In development of Property Perfect Co.ltd, a major property developer in Thailand, it has launched their new residential condominium, ‘MetroSky Prachachuen’ that is in collaboration with Angel Real Estate. Located on the 769 Prachachuen road, Wong Sawang, Bang Sue, this project is a Five-Star Ready To Move In high rise condominium, encompassing 7-2-33.8 Rai (12,135.2 Sq.m), with 3 buildings in total. It comprises of 1,319 Units (Building A – 483 Units, Building B – 357 Units, Building C – 479 Units). The facilities are well-equipped with an Infinity Edge Pool with LED Lights, Sky Rooftop Garden, Sky Lounge, 18 Shops throughout the condominium.
The project has also won the ‘Best High-Rise Affordable Condo’ title at the annual PropertyGuru Thailand Awards. Hence, MetroSky Prachachuen is a true combination of high quality living and great investment value, due to its prime location, transport links and affordable price. Prices start at 2.19 million baht for 24 Sq.m. Besides, the project is exceptionally well-connected with links to the main road and 1.9km distance away from Si-Rat Expressway (Outer Ring Road).
Bang Son MRT Purple Line station is 850m walkable distance and the future SRT light red line will be completed in 3 years’ time. What’s more special is the Bang Sue Sino-Thai rail station which will be built directly adjacent to building, making this a transport hub with a high rental or buying opportunities. The outcome of the Sino-Thai rail is anticipated to increase the population growth due to the potential flow of tourists and customers travelling through the city.
Apart from internal facilities, there are convenient surrounding facilities which include:
- Well-recognized hospitals such as Kasemrad Prachachuen Hospital (1.1km)
- Big C Supermarket Wong Sawang (2.3 km)
- SCG company (2.9km)
- Major Ratchayothin (4.4 km)
- The Mall Ngamwongwan (4.9 km)
- Central Ladprao (5km)
- Chatuchuk Market (5.5km)
- Dhurakij Pundit University (5.8km).