The Master Plan of SouthKey

Spanning over 300 acres, SouthKey is the new largest prime commercial development in Johor Bahru city. With a master plan designed by renowned Australian architect, Professor Philip Cox, It is poised to be a thriving hub of activities and a new prestigious business address that offers great investment potential. Truly, an iconic landmark for Johor Bahru.

Meticulously planned, the development enjoys high visibility with main roads frontage of Jalan Bakar Batu, Jalan Tebrau and Eastern Dispersal Link. SouthKey is also surrounded by matured neighbourhoods, providing a ready catchment population of more than 115,000 for businesses to capitalise on.



  • 3,4,5 and 8-storey Lakefront shop offices
  • Lifestyle retail shops on ground & first floor
  • Office suites are on first floor and above
  • High ceiling (15 1/2 ft) on ground floor shops
  • 27 1/2 shop frontage for high visibility
  • Double frontage (limited units) for additional visibility
  • Private lifts for 4,5 & 8- storey shop offices

A new vibrant lifestyle commercial hub
An integral part of SouthKey, the LakeFront Shop Offices represent the first commercial development within the master plan, displaying a harmonious mix of trendy shops and modern office suites that merge healthy working environment with a lively leisure destination. Future developments slated for this precinct include a proposed business hotel and a lifestyle mall.



  • A wide Central Piazza
  • Landscapped with greenery and water features
  • A cool & relaxing environment for alfresco dining and street cafes
  • Covered elevated pedestrian link-ways connecting different blocks for easier access

Creative & practical design that creates appeal
The Lakefront Shop Offices are linked on the first floor by a wide pedestrian - friendly boulevard, with convenient access through private and common lifts. Designed to attract, it is the focal point for visitors and patrons to shop, dine, relax and mingle. Adding a myriad of allurements to the development.

  • Round-the-clock security
  • Security patrols equipped with smart guard tour system
  • 24-hour CCTV surveillance
  • Call assist system at car park
  • Over 1,000 covered car park
  • A designated motorcycle park for convenience & safety
  • Common lavatories for public convenience

The little extras that make a big difference
Designed with a focus towards people, security and ambience, this development recognises the importance of safety and convenience for both patrons and occupants. In like manner, the people-friendly vehicular traffic and parking system create a pleasant venue for business to thrive.



  • Excellent accessibility via major roads - Jalan Tebrau, Jalan Bakar Batu and Eastern Dispersal Link (EDL)
  • A proposed Light Rail Transit (LRT) route along Jalan Bakar Batu
  • Links to North-South Highway via Eastern Dispersal Link (EDL) and Jalan Tebrau

A prime location with easy access
SouthKey, a prime commercial centre located within the Johor Bahru city limit is only a 5-minute drive from the new Sultan Iskandar Customs and Immigration Quarantine (CIQ) Complex. It enjoys excellent connectivity and visibility which are the vital keys to business success.

Construction Progress Milestone

Instalments Payable%Estimated Date (Subject To Change)
1. Upon signing of Sale and Purchase Agreement10DUE
2. Within fourteen (14) days of the date of the Vendor’s written request / notice supported by a copy of the certificate issued by the Architect certifying the commencement of:-
(a) Foundation works for the Parcel10DUE
(b) The reinforced concrete frameworks for the Parcel15DUE
(c) The walls of the Parcel15DUE
(d) The internal electrical works of the Parcel10DUE
(e) The internal plastering works of the Parcel10DUE
(f) The external plastering works of the Parcel10DUE
(g) The sewerage works serving the Parcel5DUE
(h) The drains works and roads works serving the Parcel10OCTOBER 2014
3. Within fourteen (14) days of the date of the Vendor’s written notice that the construction of Building has been completed and that the Parcel is ready for delivery together with vacant possession to the Purchaser.5DUE



Reinforced Concrete


Cement sand bricks


Roofing Covering: 
Metal deck / R.C. flat roof


Roof Framing: 
Skimcoat / Cellulose fibre cement board


Aluminium frame windows


SHOP FRONT Aluminium frame door (A2) / Roller shutters (G3)
Main Entrance Fire Rated Door
Others Plywood Flushed Doors


Wall Finishes and Painting: 
TOILET Ceramic tiles to 1.5m high
OTHERS Plaster and Paint


Floor Finishes and Staircase finishes: 
STAIRCASE Cement render with nosing tiles
TOILET Homogenous tiles
OFFICE / SHOP Concrete surface finish