Indian real estate company Sobha Limited (formerly known as Sobha Developers Limited) was incorporated in August 1995.
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It is the only backward integrated real estate company in the country and it is the first Indian real estate company to obtain ISO 9001 (1994 series) certification in 1998. The corporate office of the company is in Bangalore (Karnataka), and PNC Menon is the Chairman Emeritus of the company and also the founder of Sobha Group of companies & Ravi PNC Menon is the Chairman of the company.
The company primarily focuses on the residential projects. It also undertakes contractual projects. Considering the residential and the contractual projects it has presence in 25 cities and 13 states across India. Bangalore, Gurugram, Chennai, Calicut, Cochin, Pune, Coimbatore, Thrissur and Mysore are the major nine cities in which company operates.
Since its incorporation the company has completed 111 real estate projects and 278 contractual projects that cover area of about 81.64 million square feet. The residential projects include presidential villas, row houses, premium villa plots, and luxury and super luxury apartments. It has ongoing residential projects with developable area of 41.20 million square feet and saleable area of 29 million square. The contractual projects segments include corporate offices, IT parks, hotels, hostels, convention centres, multiplexes, training centres, academic institutions and food courts. Services offered in contractual projects are design and architecture, civil, interiors, aluminium and glazing, and landscape. The ongoing contractual projects cover area of 8.07 million square feet of area.
The company was recently awarded the “Best Luxury Residential Developer- Bangalore 2015” by Asian Luxury Real Estate Network (ALREN).Apart from India Sobha Group also has presence in U.A.E., Sultanate of Oman, Qatar, Bahrain and Brunei.