BCIL is launching two residential projects — Zed Woods and Zed Earth — on the Yelahanka-Doddaballapur Road in Bangalore, which promise a pleasent blend of green living and urban comforts. The organisation is investing Rs 108 crore in total, out of which Rs 90 crore for Zed Earth and Rs 18 crore for Zed Woods. The Zed Earth villas come with a price range of Rs 1.5 crore to Rs 4 crore, while Zed Woods the price range is Rs 25 lakh to Rs 80 lakh.
Zed Earth spreads over an area of 18.7 acres, while Zed Woods comes over 1.5 acres. Zed Earth will have over 130 houses. The campus is carved into two large home phases. The first phase offers 44 individual, single-family houses spread over 6.7 acres. The second phase will offer at least 80 homes over 12 acres. ZED Woods will have 60 houses in its 1.5 acres against the industry norm of 65-90 homes an acre.
The speciality about the two projects is “Zed Earth home sizes offer much lower density of 0.9 in the ratio of built area to land area compared with a much higher density of 1.2 which is the norm in Bangalore. It has drawn from the vast traditional knowledge systems of Indian architecture and ‘vaastu’, and have mingled them with modern engineering expertise and architectural needs of today’s world.” These villas are muted. They offer a combination of rich wood floors, fine natural stone and earth-toned walls on the outside, sloped roofs add grace to the exteriors. Superb spaces with high ceilings, gabled roofs, terraces and backyards promise pleasant barbecue evenings. Split-levels highlighted spaces. Private quite places give personal comfort alongwith solar-powered fountains. Rich and greeny verdure offer micro climate. Every home has its own air-conditioning system that costs you under Rs 1,000 a month on a pay-only-on-use basis. Each home has a wet waste treatment system that converts all kitchen waste into odourless compost for your gardens. Zed Earth homes come in three-bedroom ranging 2,740 sq ft and 2,929 sq ft and four-bedroom ranging 4,056 sq ft options.
Zed Woods, in turn, will offer rich apartments ranging from 811 sq ft super built-up area for a studio apartment to 2,700 sq ft superior built-up area for exclusive four-bedroom apartments with lots of green features. Zed Woods are luxury apartments with great amenities. These apartments have lush green UAS forest on one side and is on the last floor. The view is very beautiful from the apartment.