Q2 Thao Dien is going to launch in District 2, so who is the investor? A popular name defined internationally
Frasers Centrepoint Limited is a full-fledged international real estate company and one of Singapore’s top property companies. We invest in, develop and manage properties through three strategic business units – Singapore, Australia and Hospitality. Our business in Singapore, where we are listed and have our roots, focuses on residential, commercial and retail properties, while our Australia business has an additional focus on industrial properties.
Our Hospitality business, meanwhile, owns and/or operates serviced apartments and hotels in more than 80 cities across Asia, Australia, Europe, and the Middle East. Over the years, we have developed an intimate knowledge of our core businesses. We also have a presence in our selected secondary markets of China, Southeast Asia and the United Kingdom, in which we invest in, and develop properties, through our International Business arm.
We are bound by a common objective across our diverse geographic footprint – to develop real places for real people. Places that are inclusive, where young and old alike can live, work and play. We are proud of the contribution we make to the cities we operate in, from providing homes for families and accommodation for travellers, to efficient spaces that allow businesses to thrive and malls that serve the needs of local communities.
Our diverse portfolio, active management of assets across segments and geographies, and ability to strike the right balance between development, income-yielding assets and optimising capital through our Singapore-listed REIT platforms, allow us to generate quality earnings throughout the entire real estate value chain. Combined with our financial and operational discipline, and the thoughtful execution of our strategies, we aim to deliver value to our stakeholders and the communities we serve.
We have a clear vision of the path ahead. Our experienced management team, proven expertise in multiple asset classes, and sound financials, mean we are well equipped to continue growing and creating innovative real estate solutions for today and tomorrow.
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Frasers Centrepoint’s Singapore portfolio comprises two main divisions, namely the Development Properties and Commercial Properties divisions.
The Development Properties division focuses on residential and commercial property development. Under its Frasers Centrepoint Homes brand, it has built and sold more than 17,000 homes in Singapore, with five residential and mixed-use projects under development (including joint-venture projects).
Meanwhile, the Commercial Properties division owns and/or manages 12 shopping malls in Singapore under the Frasers Centrepoint Malls brand and 10 office and business space properties in Singapore and Australia. SGX-ST-listed Frasers Centrepoint Trust (FCT) and Frasers Commercial Trust (FCOT) hold six of the malls and six of the office and business spaces respectively.
FPA (incorporating Australand from August 2014) is one of Australia’s leading property groups, having been involved in property development since 1924. With offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth, its current operations are focused on investment in income-producing office and industrial properties, commercial and industrial property development and management and residential development (including land, housing and apartments).
FLT is the largest initial pure-play Australian industrial REIT in Singapore. It has a portfolio comprising 53 industrial properties valued at approximately $1.7 billion as at 30 September 2016.
FH has interest in and/or manages Gold-Standard serviced, hotel residences and boutique lifestyle hotels across Asia, Australia, Europe, and the Middle East.
Conceived with the lifestyle preferences of today’s discerning business and leisure travellers in mind, FH has three Gold-Standard serviced residences offerings – Fraser Suites, Fraser Place and Fraser Residence, a modern and stylish brand, Modena by Fraser, and a design-led hotel residence brand, Capri by Fraser. In addition, FH operates the UK boutique hotel brands of Malmaison and Hotel du Vin.
On track to achieve its target of 30,000 units by 2019, FH’s current global portfolio, including those in the pipeline, stands at over 24,200 units in 140 properties located in more than 80 cities worldwide.
FHT is the first global hotel and serviced apartment trust to be listed on the SGX-ST. FHT currently has 15 quality properties strategically located across key gateway cities in Asia, Australia, the United Kingdom and Germany.
The International Business unit comprises FCL’s investments in China, the United Kingdom (UK), Vietnam and Thailand.
China has been an important market for FCL since it built its first residential development – the 452-unit Jingan Four Seasons in Shanghai – in 2001. To date, FCL, through Frasers Property China, has developed close to 8,000 homes in China. It has three projects currently under development – residential projects in Suzhou and Shanghai, and an industrial/logistics park in Chengdu.
FCL made its first foray into the UK in 2000 with the development of Annandale House. Since then, Frasers Property UK has built over 600 homes and marketed various residential and mixed-use developments. It is currently developing three projects in London.
In Vietnam, FCL entered into a conditional agreement to acquire a 70% stake in a joint venture with local partners to develop a residential-cumcommercial project on a one-hectare prime site in Ho Chi Minh City. FCL also has a 75% interest in Me Linh Point, a 22-storey retail/office building in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City.
In Thailand, FCL has a 39.9% stake in the Golden Land Property Development Public Company Limited (Golden Land), which is listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand. Golden Land’s portfolio comprises residential and commercial property development, as well as property management and property advisory services.
In January 2017, FCL completed the acquisition of a 40% stake in TICON. Listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand, TICON is the leading developer and owner of industrial properties in Thailand.
Q2 Thao DIen
Located in the upper class residential area of Thao Dien Ward in District 2, Q2 Thao Dien is the Another prestigious development by Frasers Property – the international arm of Frasers Centrepoint Limited (FCL) from Singapore. With its fine design in every details and prime location, Q2 Thao Dien will satisfy all expectation of future residents for the project in Ho Chi Minh City’s most sought-after enclave.
The project comprises of a 32-storey tower with 315 apartments sitting atop a 6-storey podium with 15 shop houses, 1 facilities floor and car parking, and is next to a block of serviced apartments. There are also 6 villas and 12 townhouses. The north-oriented units face the Saigon River and enjoy uninterrupted view over the River, Thanh Da Island and beyond.
Q2 Thao Dien residents enjoy an open and active communal space with a “floating” gym and yoga platform, infinity pool, rain spa, landscaped poolside terrace, BBQ area, kids’ playground, amphitheatre, multi-function room with gourmet kitchen, tai chi square, Wi-Fi connections and the list goes on.
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