GuocoLand, a member of the Hong Leong group is one of Asia’s leading property developers. Operating in markets such as China, Singapore, Malaysia and Vietnam the company has a large footprint in the Asian region. GuocoLand’s primary business activity is the development of property, hotel management / operation and property investments. Listed on the Singapore stock exchange and headquartered in Singapore the company is truly Asian.
The company was originally called Sealion Hotels and underwent a corporate identity change in 1986 when it sold its principal asset at the time. Since then the company has continued to evolve to be more in line with its current primary activity of property management. Today GuocoLand is one of the primary listings on the Singaporean stock exchange.
Guocoland Developer for Real Estate in Singapore
In 2017 GuocoLand celebrated it’s expansion into other territories such as the UK and Australia. This milestone was achieved in co-operation with other property development firms such as Eco Development Group. GuocoLand is very focussed on scalable development through effective planning and control measures. The business is financially sound with total assets amounting to 8.96 billion US dollars as of June 2017.
The group is currently continuing its efforts to expand further into new overseas territories and has made this objective one of its primary goals.
Some of GuocoLand’s developments include prestigious buildings such as Guco Tower and Wallich Residence. These properties are a mix of living space and premium offices. GuocoLand also recently developed 35 residential projects in Singapore, adding an additional ten thousand apartments to its already expansive property portfolio. Wallich residence is one of Singapore’s most exclusive developments, the development comprises a five star hotel with luxury apartments in addition to a excellently developed urban park. These developments offer excellent investment opportunities to various investors. Guoco tower, a dynamic mixed food and beverage retail space with integrated lifestyle spaces, is the companies flagship development.
Guocoland Projects in Singapore
GuocoLand has also acquired a substantial property portfolio in major Chinese cities such as Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjin and Nanjing. These properties are some of the respective cities premier developments and bear testament to GuocoLands ingenuity and commitment to quality.
GuocoLand has received numerous awards and prizes for its activities in the building sector including sustainability awards and awards celebrating environmentally friendly development activities. The company has also been bestowed with international property awards. These awards are a shining example of GuocoLands commitments to protect the environment while delivering quality buildings to discerning buyers.
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Chengfeng, one of Guocolands Chinese developments has been recognised as one of the most influential developments in Shanghai. The French themed premium development was praised by various influential Chinese publications. Another excellent example of the groups dedication to quality is Sims Urban Oasis which has received the Green Mark Plus award for environmental sustainability.
GuocoLand also places a premium on its corporate social involvement and considers building trust between all stakeholders as a very important goal. The group focusses its CSR activities on three main areas namely business operations, impact on the environment and the impact to the community in which it operates. All these factors are weighed in every business decision.