Cikarang, West Java. The object went down to furnish a shining sunset, with pleasing red and orange colors that dissipate usually slowly. As dark took over, splendid lights streamed from many half-completed unit buildings. Traffic got heavier on circuitously roads and shrill song was listened from a Cinemaxx hall.
That was a stage in District we of a Meikarta integrated municipality plan in Cikarang, West Java, on a Saturday evening. Cars and motorcycles sped through dual bustling far-reaching roads, while a parking area was entirely occupied. No dull tables were left during a lobbies of a film museum Cinemaxx and coffee emporium Maxx Coffee. Visitors sat smiling and laughing, enjoying their dishes and drinks while examination live music. Snacks and drinks flowed from a belligerent building of a code new unit building in Block 53022.
“It’s always busy every night,” Hetty Suwitomo, a Meikarta saleswoman, said. The live bands play every night from 7 to 9 p.m. on weekdays and stay on later on Saturday nights. All a latest box bureau hits, both internal and Hollywood fares, are played on wide screens during a Cinemaxx.
A golf automobile took us to a lake in a spacious area called Central Park where we could see a series of apartments that had been completed. “Next time, take your family here, come progressing before 4 p.m.,” Hetty suggested us. Hetty pronounced a area is open to a open from around 3 p.m. and is always swarming with visitors not usually from circuitously Bekasi and Jakarta, though also from other cities in West Java, Banten, Central Java and even East Java.
The lakeside area is a favorite place for families to lay around, relax, do a bit of exercise or only breathe a uninformed air. A children’s stadium right subsequent to a lake is a ideal place for kids to play while their relatives suffer a scenery.
The vast throng also creates business opportunities. Local residents make a neat income selling food and drinks to visitors. “We’ve benefited greatly from a Meikarta project,” said a lady who sells snacks and drinks nearby a lake. She pronounced she could acquire adult to Rp 3 million ($210) any day, with Rp 500,000 in profit.
The 25-hectare lake is one of a categorical attractions in Meikarta’s Central Park. The developer also skeleton to build a botanical garden and a zoo. Each of them will also take adult an area of 25 hectares. The remaining space around the lake will be kept open for sporting activities, as a assembly point and a playground. There will also be a culinary core involving local communities.
Meikarta’s developer has intensified construction work at a township to perform its commitment to customers. In District I, 4 of a targeted 28 towers have been completed. The already busy ground building now features banks, restaurants, sell shops, a Cinemaxx and a Maxx Coffee.
“We work nonstop 24 hours a day to make certain that a 56 unit buildings can be handed over to a business according to schedule,” Meikarta’s arch selling officer Lilies Surjono said.
Lilies said the 56 towers are located in District 1 and District 2, and any will have 28 unit buildings.
“We are building 56 towers during once, though priority is given to District 1,” she said.
Meikarta aims to finish a 56 towers in District 1 and District 2 by a finish of 2020, providing a whopping series of 22,500 residential units. The developer said 65 percent of these units have already been sold.
“We expect to sell a rest within a subsequent 18 to 21 months,” she said.
Next month, Meikarta will tip off dual new towers, after opening four towers on Aug. 17, that also noted a second anniversary of a project. These six buildings are located in District 1. Meikarta will palm over 4 unit buildings in Block 53022 and 50023 to business in December.
“The subsequent handover ceremonies for the other towers will be hold simultaneously,” Lilies said.
Lilies said demand for apartments at Meikarta continues to rise. Once wavering customers have motionless to go through with their purchases. They have even shaped a special organisation to share information among themselves.
“Two weeks ago, Meikarta charity special residential units with a smart vital concept. In just a week, we sole 40 studios during Rp 198 million each,” Lilies said.
A identical charity was advertised in a Indonesia International Property Expo hosted by Real Estate Indonesia (REI) during a Jakarta Convention Center yesterday.
Lilies said key open comforts and infrastructures are already in place in a new township. “Meikarta is now a fully-fledged entertainment core and culinary center, only like Avenue of a Stars in Kemang Village [in South Jakarta],” Lilies said.
Initiated by a Lippo Group with a illusory investment of Rp 278 trillion, Meikarta is set to turn a complicated city of international scale. It is located crash in a core of the busy Jakarta-Bandung business route, surrounded by other creditable satellite cities such as Lippo Cikarang, Jababeka and MM2100.
The area is also home to a prolongation core that produces some-more than one million cars, 10 million motorcycles and also millions of refrigerators, radio sets and housewares any year. Thousands of inhabitant and multinational companies have their prolongation bases here, contracting millions of workers.
Meikarta will build 200 skyscrapers of 35-46 floors each, 7 malls, several general hospitals, an general financial center, 10 five-star hotels, a inhabitant library, an art building, 3 universities and dozens of general schools, an general muster building and a so-called Indonesia’s Silicon Valley.
Meikarta’s conduct of sales Ferry Thahir pronounced a construction works are making unusual progress. Normally, it takes 3 to 4 years to build an unit tower, though Meikarta commenced building 28 towers during once and within dual years 4 of them have been completed.
Meikarta was launched dual years ago on Aug. 17, Indonesia’s Independence Day. “Property prices kept rising between 2014 and 2016. We noticed there was small [in a housing market] that was available for middle- to lower-income residence buyers. Meikarta was launched on Independence Day in 2017 in hopes that some-more people would be means to buy houses during more affordable prices,” Ferry said.
The Jakarta Globe is dependent with a Lippo Group.