Amāra, Lodha’s Landmark Neighbourhood in Mumbai, Marks a New Milestone in Speed of Construction

November 21, 2016 Business Wire India

Lodha Group, the largest real estate developer in India by sales, inaugurated the first topped out tower and launched four new towers at Amāra, a 40 acre residential neighbourhood, located in Central Thane, along with brand ambassador Akshay Kumar. Since its launch in early 2016, the development has witnessed the fastest construction speed resulting in completion of one of the towers comprising 27-storeys. This utopian neighbourhood in Thane, the newly classified smart city, will commence possessions in 2018.


The company has deployed the latest Mivan aluminum shuttering technology that not only saves time and cost but also ensures strength and quality of construction. Mivan technology is widely popular in European and Gulf countries and has started to gain momentum in India as it produces an output, which is durable and reduces time of construction. Lodha Group is one of foremost players in the market making use of this technology to increase the speed of construction and delivery.


Mr. Prateek Bhattacharya – Deputy CEO, Mumbai Suburbs, Lodha Group said “Amāra is a reflection of our Group’s philosophy of ‘Building a Better Life’, which aims to enhance quality of living for our customers. By bringing world’s best technologies and partners, we have not only ensured faster construction but also better lifestyle keeping in mind future needs of a smart city. Since its launch, Amara has acted as a catalyst to create a super normal demand in the Thane micro market and has reinforced trust of both buyers and investors in real estate. This is evident from the robust sales of 2750 homes since the launch of the development.”


Lodha Group also announced launch of 4 new towers at the development and a host of new age, smart amenities such as customized home automation systems – one of the very few developments to offer home automation solutions in affordable luxury segment.

Built on principles of new urbanism within a large natural green cover and a thriving ecosystem, Amāra inspires an active and healthier lifestyle for residents. Designed by Padma Bhushan Hafeez Contractor and award-winning Singapore based landscape design firm Sitetectonix, Amāra comprises smart sized 1, 2 and 3 bedroom residences housed in 27-30 storied elegant towers, and 85% open spaces.

Amara’s amenities for every member of the family:

  • A multi-purpose sports arena, 5,000 sq. ft. indoor sports arena and multiple swimming pools including a covered ladies pool
  • 6 clubhouses with a main clubhouse of 25,000 sq. ft. and a private theatre
  • 2 acre of private forest with machans and pavilions, walking trails including a boardwalk, canopy walk and woodland trail
  • Indoor and outdoor party venues and poolside cafes
  • Tree houses, splash pads, jungle gyms and mini-amphitheaters for children
  • Outdoor decks for meditation, tai chi, yoga and Pilates along with a Ganesha temple

About Lodha Group

Established in 1980, privately held Lodha Group is India’s leading real estate developer and amongst the world’s select multinational real estate developers with presence in India and the United Kingdom. The company is one of the most profitable players in India and the largest by sales, having clocked over INR 6,400 Cr for FY 15-16. The company is currently developing around 4.1 crore sq. ft. of prime residential real estate globally with the largest land reserves in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region and has 31 ongoing projects across London, Mumbai Metropolitan Region, Pune and Hyderabad. In FY 2015-16, Lodha Group delivered 3.5 crore sq ft of real estate and 6,800 units across projects.

Lodha Group has several landmark developments to its credit including World One, Mumbai, the world’s tallest residential tower, and has brought some of the top global names including Armani/Casa, Trump, Philippe Starck, Jade Jagger, Greg Norman and Pei Cobb Freed to India. In 2013, the Group has extended its international footprint with the acquisition of the landmark MacDonald House at 1 Grosvenor Square in Prime Central London from the Canadian Government for a consideration of over GBP 300 million (INR 3,100 Cr). Lodha Developers is one of the largest corporate entities in Mumbai, with over 3,870 direct associates and over 25,000 workmen at its sites. The group is committed to investing two per cent of its profits towards corporate social responsibility, focused primarily on education as a transformative tool. With offices in London, Dubai and Shanghai and planned openings in the USA and Singapore, Lodha Group is on the road to substantial international presence.

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