When Kamal Khetan first ventured into the real estate industry little did he realize that his business would reach such unimaginable heights, but the hard work and effort he put into the company was always bound to persevere. Today Mr. Kamal Khetan’s company Sunteck Realty is listed as one of India’s top real estate companies. Its common news that Mr Khetan’s real estate machine Sunteck Realty has a number of realty projects in Mumbai. To mention Sunteck Realty sells or leases residential and commercial properties is a no doubt true. But is a mere understatement of the company’s true purpose.
Under Mr. Khetan’s leadership Sunteck Realty has transformed the way people are looking at luxury real estate. His beliefs though simple, made life for engineers complex. Having set extremely high standards for his residential master pieces Mr. Khetan knew full well the price of failure. But it did not deter his will. Mr. Khetan anticipated a rise in the demand for luxury apartments in the city as its financial district of Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) came to life. His beliefs were simple, “with a number of new business starting up in the city, there would arise a need for more apartment complexes as well as a need for commercial spaces, to start setting up offices.” But residents wanted more than just 2BHK and 3BHK apartments. They wanted homes and communities. What concluded were ordinary apartments with the most luxurious of amenities and facilities which cater to the needs of even the most demanding residents.
One of the most fascinating facts about Sunteck Realty, are its outdoor amenities that contribute to the whole community atmosphere. Whether its gymnasiums for fitness oriented folks, children play areas for kids to make new friends, indoor gaming facilities for people to explore their competitive spirit, beautiful landscape gardens and jogging paths for some much needed cardio, temperature regulated swimming pools for residents to cool off together during the hot months of summer or multi-purpose halls for occasions or events, Sunteck Realty provides the perfect community setting.
A number of Sunteck’s astounding projects have received positive media attention. Two projects in particular that won awards at the Realty Plus Excellence Awards 2014. It was only until recently former beauty queen and Bollywood actress, Aishwarya Rai Bachan purchased an apartment in Signia Isles in Bandra Kurla Complex while Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor acquired a duplex apartment in Signature Island. Surely over the past decade Kamal Khetan has changed the face of the real estate industry in Mumbai and is certainly getting things done to perfection.
Originally hailing from Mumbai, Kamal Khetan came from humble beginnings. He studied engineering in Manglore University and getting his degree in Electronics and Communication, before joining his family’s small business in the construction industry. Mr. Kamal Khetan established Sunteck Realty in the year 2000. In 2005 Sunteck Realty made considerable progress by making inroads in the real estate development sector with a joint venture on a commercial property in the suburb of Vile Parle. Sunteck Realty has since made a reputable name for itself in the real estate sector by developing first-rate office buildings and commercial spaces for international companies and the elite upper class of India, especially in Mumbai’s latest commercial district of Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC). SRL boasts of a city centric development portfolio of about 25 million square feet spread across 24 projects at various stages of development and 4 rented assets. Each one of these 24 luxurious projects has raised the bar for real estate development in the country.
The Award Winning Projects
However two of these projects stand out from the rest. Signature Island and Signia Skys are two award winning projects from Sunteck Realty Ltd. The flagship project of the company ‘Signature Island’ at Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) was conferred with the title of the Luxury project of the year – Residential, while the luxurious Signia Skys was conferred with the Theme Project of the Year. Kamal Khetan has innovative and positive taught process is the reason for Sunteck’s immense success.
A Bold New Initiative
Sunteck Realty has linked up with Disney and Marvel to promote their new residential projects. Kamal Khetan believes that the Marvel and Disney characters resonate childhood moments and happiness, which the new project is aimed at achieving. Mr. Khetan believes that this bold new campaign is a positive step leading Sunteck Realty down the right path towards progress. Sunteck’s dedication and conviction towards changing the way the occupants of Mumbai perceive life in the city, is a gift of its iconic leader, Mr. Kamal Khetan. Mr. Khetan doesn’t take the term lead by example lightly. Mr. Khetan’s devotion to leadership excellence is obviated by his founding of and being a member of several organisations that aim to groom and inculcate leadership values in the next generation of leaders. He plays a major role in the ‘Young Presidents’ Organization, MRICS (Member of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) and the Council of Governors board of APREA. His commitments and achievements are a testament to excellence, both in the present and for the future.
Mr. Kamal Khetan started Sunteck Realty Ltd. in 2000 and since then, the company has achieved various milestones in the real estate sector. Sunteck project reviews have always been positive be it in the residential or commercial property segment.
Sunteck City-Avenue 2 is one of the reputed projects by Mr. Kamal Khetan that brought the magic of Disney to India’s realty sector for the first time ever. Disney Consumer Products (India) collaborated with Sunteck Realty Ltd. to launch Disney-inspired homes in the city including, Disney-inspired interiors and exteriors for kids and families. This project is located in Goregaon.
Sunteck City-Avenue 2 was launched to offer an opportunity for Indian families to experience Disney magic in their homes. These homes have Disney branded furnishings, color palettes, home décor products, bath fittings and bedding products. This project helped Sunteck differentiate their offerings with other real estate players in the market. It brought niche living spaces to discerning customers in Mumbai.
Kamal Khetan- A Visionary Businessman
Mr. Kamal Khetan has always believed in delivering dreams homes that offer a holistic environment and exciting atmosphere for families. The company has been catering to the luxury and ultra-luxury segment of Mumbai’s real estate market. It boasts of a portfolio that includes development of around 25 million square feet. This development portfolio is spread across 24 projects at various stages of development. It also includes four rented assets.
Some of the Sunteck Realty brands include names like Sunteck City, Signia and Signature. The company also has some prestigious partners and shareholders.
Mr. Kamal Khetan took Sunteck to new heights under his supervision. Not only the company was listed as one of the top ten real estate companies in India but his name was also mentioned twice in Forbes, a globally-read business magazine.
Mr. Kamal Khetan is a known name in the real estate industry of India. As the Founder, Chairman and Managing Director of Sunteck Realty Ltd. he has transformed the luxury real estate scene of Mumbai to a great extent.
Kamal Khetan’s Life and Achievements in Real Estate Sector
Originally from Mumbai, Mr. Khetan studied engineering from Mangalore University. After getting a degree in Electronics and Communication, he joined his family’s construction business. One thing led to the other and he started his own real estate development company named Sunteck Realty Ltd. in 2000. This Mumbai-based firm was started to cater to the luxury and ultra-luxury housing sector in the city.
With Mr. Kamal Khetan’s vision and expertise, Sunteck has created a varied portfolio under its belt. He has been associated with various bodies related to the property sector such as the ‘Young Presidents’ Organization and Member of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS). He is also a member of the Asian Public Real Estate Association (APREA) on the Council of Governor’s Board.
In order to target multinational firms, Mr. Khetan opened a business centre at the Bandra Kurla Complex in Mumbai. This centre went on to become the new financial epicentre in Mumbai. His company reached new heights under his leadership and his residential and commercial projects enjoyed a distinguished set of clients and customers.
Mr. Kamal Khetan’s name was featured twice in Forbes India Rich List which is a globally-read business magazine. His dynamic personality and knack for finance and management has been an inspiration for many. With the help of a talented team, his company Sunteck Realty became one of the top 10 listed real estate companies in the country, providing a unique residential experience to the customers.