R K Lunkad Housing Corporation: Carrying 'Housing for All' Legacy Cemented with Sustainable Development & Smart Construction

R K Lunkad,Managing Director

R K Lunkad, Managing Director

With IT commerciality fast growing roots in Pune, the city’s real estate segment is expanding its wings in commercial and residential development. This sudden drift of working population in Pune landscape demands infrastructural growth, giving open opportunities for builders and developers to edify affordable, sustainable and quality housing units. While ‘Housing for All’ by 2020 scheme became national priority lately, R K Lunkad (Managing Director) initiated the vision back in 1999 with the establishment of R K Lunkad Housing Corporation, earmarking customer needs as project’s base. Carefully amalgamating planning, design and execution with smart construction, the company transforms spaces into comfortable homes without compromising with customer’s basic needs.

Investing oodles of knowledge, expertise and experience in the real estate sector and analyzing government strategies for IT industries, R K Lunkad commenced its first project in Wakad region and successfully cemented its development scale by completing 35+ projects across Pune. Exploring land opportunities further, the stellar group emerged as first-of-its-kind builder in Wadmukhwadi to sell 80 flats on the first day of project launch and became a key contributor in accentuating Wadmukhwadi’s residential and infrastructural growth. Pillared on strong foundation of quality construction material and process, timely possession, after sales service and direct communication with customers, contractors, engineers, supervisors and all project stakeholders, R K Lunkad has evolved as a trusted name among home-buyers.

Edifying Affordable yet Affluent Homes
Knowing that luxury with sky-high amenities entail high maintenance costs, R K Lunkad kingpins customer needs as priority and pivots on quality job & quality material usage for sustainable development. The company lays equal importance to kitchen area development while construction and prefer utilizing GI canceled plumbing for bathroom areas for
customers’ long-term benefit. Lunkad avers, “The vision and study of every activity required for complete life cycle of the project plays very important part to achieve combination of sustainability, affordability and quality. In our view, smaller areas cannot bring affordability; flats with low maintenance cost located in emerging areas bring sustainability and affordability”. Effectuating the group’s noble perspective towards ‘Housing for All’ are the four grand projects – Alankapuram Phase-3, Anand Tarang, Amrutdhara and Akash Towers.

"Carefully amalgamating planning, design and execution with smart construction, R K Lunkad transforms spaces intocomfortable homes without compromising with customer’s basic needs"

Spatial Choices with Location Convenience
The first-of-its-kind mixed project in Wadmukhwadi, Alankapuram’s locale offers maximum green belt benefit that provides great arrangement for extra amenities like jogging track and sitting area, besides open spaces and building margins. The 4,20,000 sq.ft. airy and light-befitted vicinity provides bungalow units and flat units in an efficient price scale. Instead of compromising with in-house space, the company employs calculative plans for reducing terrace space and brings-down flat cost to affordable scale. Alankapuram’s strategically handpicked location in Pimpri Chinchwad Muncipality Corporation (PCMC) area provides connectivity expediency to millennials, as the vicinity is well connected with MIT College of Alandi, RKL Galaxy International School, BRT Corridor, Bhosri Industrial Area, Hospitals and Pune Airport. While phase-1 & phase-2 offer large internal road for safe traffic circulation, the company is all set to launch phase-3 in 2019.

On the flip side, its another project - Anand Tarand houses large and spacious flats with limited common area occupancy. The first project in the vicinity constructing Wadmukhwadi’s first mall in wing A, Anand Tarang upfronts BRT road and offers maximum spatial comfort along with location advantage. Owing tie-ups with national and private banks, the company provides bank selection freedom to its customers and prints bank contact information on costing sheet for their convenience.

Affordable Living to High-End Luxury
A major attraction among masses is R K Lunkad’s Project Amrutdhara. Determining the major elevation difference of 12 meters between road level and end of plot, the group contrived the idea of edifying Amrutdhara as steps for
utilizing elevation difference in an environment-friendly, budgeted manner. Ravindra adds, “This brought us three advantages. Firstly, it reduced our cutting and filling quantity up to 90 percent, taking path to sustainable environment. Secondly, we got two levels parking due to natural level of plot and thirdly, we saved the cost for high volume retaining walls”. Topping that is Amrutdhara’s location expediency that provides stellar view of the ever-famous Sai Mandir of Alandi and shares the PCMC zone with Sant Shruthi Garden (under development) facing the vicinity in frontline.

For those seeking grandeur and luxurious housing options, Project Akash Towers is the go-to-choice, as it renders high-end living advantage in the premium location of PCMC. Additionally, the vicinity shares its placement with Pawna river that flows in the backside, giving an added advantage for riverside development.

Modus Operandi that Cements Safe Edifices
Stringent in safety measures, R K Lunkad follows Poka Yoke, quality management system, for defect-free material and construction process results while environment health & safety policy along with management plan is strictly followed on-site for achieving zero accident results. Besides effectuating robust procurement strategy for assuring zero dead inventories, the group hails unique feature of designing and executing sewage treatment plan and owns in-house fabrication unit for delivering quality services in cost-effective manner. Deploying project management software for daily progress reports, monthly reconciliation, effective planning and budgeting, R K Lunkad carefully executes project implementation strategy by probing on labour constants, procurement and contract management. Exemplifying excellence throughout, Ravindra concludes by saying, “Our organization works on the concept #Product Designed that brings win-win situation among all stakeholders”.

Key Management:
R K Lunkad, Managing Director
A maestro in real estate development, Ravindra strategically integrates smart construction aspects with parameters of sustainability, affordability and quality for edifying spatial, environment-friendly homes.

Projects: Alankapuram, Anand Tarang, Amrutdhara and Akash Towers