Magarpatta City is a path breaking initiative in the realty sector in Pune and is located at Hadapsar. This is a revolutionary dream where 120 farmers and their families converted their own lands into a big enterprise spread over a whopping 400 acres of land. The City contains a hospital, school, residential complexes, shopping complexes, restaurants and commercial office spaces. Based on a walk to work and school module, Magarpatta City is home to a famous IT Park and features environment friendly designs and layouts. The pollution free campus boasts of stunning landscape architecture and has own several laurels from industry bodies and other authorities.
Around 300 acres of the project area was owned by the farmers around 10 years ago and they were apprehensive about losing their source of livelihood to gradual development and urbanization. Satish Magar, the chairman and managing director of Magarpatta City owned almost 100 acres and persuaded these farmer families to maximize their land holdings for greater benefits. Today, all these families are stakeholders in Magarpatta City in proportion to the size of their land holdings. Magarpatta City comes with several residential complexes and attempts to offer a stress free and convenient lifestyle for residents with all necessary amenities and other facilities. A whopping 120 acres of land has been utilized by means of natural greenery, flora, trees and gardens.
Magarpatta City also houses the Cybercity IT Park which is home to several leading companies like Sybase, Amdocs, Mphasis, EXL, John Deere, WNS, Accenture, Avaya and more. This acclaimed self sustainability and integrated development model is further expanding residential capabilities for buyers. Security services are provided along with fitness, healthcare and recreational facilities in addition o telecommunication and parking facilities. The City also boasts of its very own waste management system and solar energy production system. Magarpatta City has won awards at the Sidney World Congress of Metropolis in 2008 while the Maharashtra Economic Development Council has also classified it as one of the state’s biggest success stories.
The Limca Book of Records has accredited Magarpatta City for possessing the biggest ever solar water heating system. Immaculately planned, Magarpatta City is dotted with beautiful fountains, greenery and traffic islands. The Aditi Gardens spreads over a huge 25 acres of land and is the biggest open garden in Pune. Pre-primary to graduation education can be obtained here itself while residents can take a dekko at the numerous amphitheatres, sports complexes, aqua sports centres, cultural centres, playing areas for children, golf clubs and community centres. Some of the landmark residential complexes set up by Magarpatta City include Laburnum, Acacia Gardens, Sylvania and Heliconia among others.
The Magarpatta City Mall is also being developed here and spreads over an area of 12 acres. Designed by Hong Kong based firm Benoy, this mall is slated to offer approximately 650, 000 sq ft of commercial space for rent along with possessing parking space for a total of 3, 000 cars. Magarpatta City is a unique realty enterprise which takes into account future growth and sustainability alike. less