The CD² Community

Moving to CD² & Penang entails more than a simple change of address. It’s a growing municipality in a modern lifestyle environment.

Moving to CD² @ George Town

George Town is a popular tourist destination and is the second largest city in Malaysia. Primarily a fishing and sea trade centre, George Town can also be called the ‘Gateway to Penang’. The city has been awarded with UNESCO World Heritage status in 2008. There are many great reasons for moving to George Town, namely its rich history and culture, its close proximity to appealing beaches, its high quality of life index rankings. The people in George Town are friendly and welcoming. It’s easy to get around the city with a bus service that runs 24 hours a day.
Cost of Living
The cost of living in George Town city are much lower than in other parts of the world. Rent is cheaper, living expenses are cheaper and food costs are cheaper as well. Here are the typical pricing of some essential expenses in CD² @ George Town a to give you an idea of how much it costs to live there:


Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
Cappuccino (regular)
Eggs (regular) (12)
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)

Average Price (MYR)

RM 15.00
RM 15.00
RM 9.12
RM 5.98
RM 2.92

Housing / Per Month

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)

Average Price (MYR)

RM 1,450.00
RM 203.37
RM 2,233.33
RM 1,600.00
RM 122.50

Sports & Leisure

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat

Average Price (MYR)

RM 116.67
RM 15.33
RM 13.50
*Figure from Numbeo, 10 Jan 2022
A Place To Stay
The expanding township of CD² @ George Town is a terrific area to call home, whether you’re looking to rent or buy. Service residences, condominiums, apartments, and landed properties make up CD²’s residential sections, with many more projects in the works.

Landlords typically demand tenants to sign a Tenancy Agreement for a minimum of 12 months of occupancy, as well as pay a rental and security deposit that could be equivalent to three or four months’ rent.

Vacation Rental


Serviced Apartments

Work-life Integration

Start your days with a picturesque run or join a boot camp to work on that elusive six-pack while meeting new people. While living la vida loca, CD² @ George Town provides a variety of methods to unwind.

Sports & Fitness


Weekend Adventure

Retails & Services

CD² @ George Town is more than simply a technology hub. You won’t have to travel far to get a lot done with over 100 business outlets at your disposal.

Food & Beverage



Post Office



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