Located near the Lower Seletar Reservoir inside of District 27, The Criterion is a beautiful community that consists of ten 13-story buildings that comprise of 505 residential units. The community itself is oriented to the north and south which helps make the most of the privacy that residents will enjoy. There are many exceptional elements that makes The Criterion EC a unique living experience. Part of the City Developments Limited (CDL), The Criterion is celebrated for its great combination of residential units, superb location, and easy accessibility to the rest of the city.
The residential units consist of 2-bedroom up to 5-bedroom residences along with four 5-bedroom penthouse suites. Each residential unit is designed to maximize the interior space so that it feels bigger and more open while still providing all the expected conveniences. This means that residents live comfortably inside their units while getting the most out of their residences.
In addition, there are many facilities that are on the property, including a 50-meter lap pool, separate children’s pool and water park, jogging track, gymnasium, tennis court, and dining on the roof top. There is also free use of solar powered bicycles, so you can go to nearby locations without having to travel on foot.
The location itself is quite remarkable thanks to the many shopping, eating, and other opportunities that are within easy walking distance or you can take a bicycle if you desire. You will find plenty of great dining near The Criterion EC, including such celebrated places as the Himawari, Kopitiam, Soi 51 Mookata Yishun, and Vanda Terrace.
If shopping is more your speed, then you can visit great places like Junction Nine or Northpoint City which provides a wide range of shopping. You can also visit the nearby Seletar Aerospace Park which provides hours of enjoyment for all. If you are raising children, then you’ll want to take advantage of the nearby schools that run from primary, secondary, high school, and the Yishun Junior College. You can even send your children to the Rainbow Centre, the Yishun Park School which is also within easy walking distance.
Part of the City Developments Limited, you will enjoy great access to the rest of the city whether you take public transportation or drive your own vehicle. While it is true that the Yishun and Khatib MRT stations are about a 20-minute walk from The Criterion along the North South Line, there is a free shuttle bus that will take you to the stations which makes reaching them a matter of a few minutes.
If you are driving, the CTE, SLE, and TPE are all just 10 minutes from The Criterion which means that you can reach any part of the city quickly and easily. This helps make The Criterion one of the best places to live if you enjoy being connected to the rest of the city. Plus, the conveniences that are located on the property and the surrounding neighborhood means that you can live comfortably in The Criterion amid this peaceful community.