Citadel Developers: Creating a unique niche in Mangalore’s real estate map
Daijiworld Media Network – Mangalore
Mangalore, Jul 8: One can expect the unexpected from the realty sector considering its volatile nature. It is a real challenge to survive the period of instability and then consolidate and thrive. Citadel Developers, a well known name in the field of real estate in the city, has built a reputation for itself through their quality work and commitment to deliver excellence through their projects. Established in 1996 by a team of three young professionals with their minds full of dreams to be unique and different, Citadel has come a long way in its 17 years of eventful existence to emerge as one of the leading names in the realty sector.
Citadel Developers has the effectual combination of both technical and management expertise as two of the partners Sandeep K and Ram Kumar are civil engineers and the third partner Ajith Kumar is a management graduate. Their combined know-how of technical expertise and marketing has helped the company to tide over the initial period of volatility in the real estate, which was a testing time for many firms. Having overcome the sluggishness in the field there was no looking back and today the company stands tall as one of the reputed real estate developers.
Jade (Vas Lane)
Both Sandeep and Ram Kumar had worked as project engineers in the city for five years before deciding to join hands to fructify their dreams. Sandeep says “We started at a time when the real estate in Mangalore was going through a downslide. But somehow, our confidence in our capabilities and our desire to fulfill the goals we had foreseen helped us to overcome the very first hurdle on our path.” Ram Kumar adds: “In the last 15 years we have nurtured a noticeable knowledge in the real estate industry. Experience has helped us overcome various challenges affecting the industry due to our strict adherence to quality, honesty, legitimacy and determination to turn our customers’ dreams into a reality.”
Prestigious projects on hand
The company has six prestigious completed projects and two ongoing luxurious projects to its credit. The company is coming out with a new residential layout “Nalanda” in Moodbidri, known as the Jain Kashi of Dakshina Kannada district. This is the only approved layout of Moodbidri approved by Karnataka Town and Country Planning Authority and is located about 1.5 kms from the heart of the city. Seven acres of land is being developed to provide 64 housing sites at “Nalanda.” All these projects speak volumes of the company’s vision to be a leader and trendsetter and to achieve excellence through innovation, aesthetics and quality.
“Jade” is a residential premium luxury apartment located in the most sought after and posh area of Mangalore in Vas Lane in about 80 cents of land. It has two blocks with ground plus six floors. It offers 56 specially designed 2BHK and 3BHK ultra modern apartments to give its dwellers the taste of luxury living complete with the most modern amenities. Its idyllic location at Vas Lane and its tranquil atmosphere gels well with the high profile identity of “Jade.”
“Jade” has a fully equipped gym, children’s play area, 24 hour power back up, foolproof security with telephone and Centrex facility, two lifts with eight passenger capacities in each block, 24 hour water supply. These amenities are in tune with some of the best facilities in the world. The project is going on in full swing and it is expected to be completed by October 2014.
“Woodville”, a ground plus 11 storey apartment is the other ongoing project coming from the house of Citadel Developers. Woodville has on offer 88 ultra modern 2 BHK and 3 BHK apartments designed and equipped to the utmost comfort and luxury of its owners. Located in the serene surroundings of Bondel on the busy model Airport Road, Woodville promises to be the other name for security, privacy, comfort, leisure, contentment and true value for money for its customers. Its location on Airport Road makes it a convenient place to dwell with proximity to airport, New Mangalore Port, bus station, railway station, educational institutions and recreational facilities. The area also provides to the dwellers the unhindered beauty of the coastline of the Arabian Sea and the splendorous terrain of Dakshina Kannada district. The project is coming up in one acre of land provides lot of lung space to its occupants.
Being a premium apartment Woodville offers some of the world class amenities comparable to the best in the world. Amenities include spacious entrance lobby, 2 lifts with 8 passenger capacity each, generator back up with sound proof enclosure, reticulated gas connection, fully equipped gym and recreation room, landscaped park and children’s play area, party area with covered terrace and other essential amenities, to provide comforts and everyday luxury to its dwellers. Woodville will be ready for occupation by August 2015 and it will be another addition to the crowning glory of successful and prestigious projects of Citadel Developers.
Ramkumar hastens to add that the company has been able to find a strong base in the district because “We have not sacrificed the quality of our projects whatever may be the circumstances. Our deals are transparent and we have not violated rules and regulations. We have been able to maintain the respect of our customers who do all the publicity for us by word of mouth.”
Sandeep is confident that Citadel Developers would emerge stronger in the coming days and would be able to climb the ladder of success and prosperity. “We have followed a range of skills in planning, designing and execution of our projects. We have the support and backing of a highly professional team. The strong edifice on which we have built Citadel and the rich experience we have gained over the years serves as our inspiration projecting us to a higher growth trajectory.” Both Sandeep and Ramkumar say that they look beyond their past performance and would strive to outperform our past records and concentrate on the future.
The completed projects of Citadel Developers are “Kiran” in Marnamikatta, “Onyx” in Ashoknagar, “Lilydale” in Valencia, “Opal” in Ashoknagar, “Sapphire” in Bejai and “Amber” in Urwa.
The duo is of the opinion that adopting modern construction styles and novelty in architectural plans is their strength and that has helped the company climb higher level in this field. Sandeep hastens to add “for us it is not just another business…. It is about making dreams come true and delivering excellence.”
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