IMM President Ekrem İmamoğluspoke at the drawing ceremony held for the 'KİPTAŞ Silivri 13th Stage Residences', the foundation of which was laid on June 2020, 32, consisting of 1.446 blocks and 4 independent units. Sharing the information that the project is an award-winning design and that it will be completed 5 months before the planned date, İmamoğlu said, “Completing work on time is a responsibility. But getting work done before time is also commendable. Everything we do will be like this, it should be. As long as there are not those who force our conditions. As long as you don't look at the process with a mind-oriented mind. As long as they don't harm the nation by buying a zoned land and saying 'We have turned a zoned residential land into a green area' that they bought in order to build mass housing and social housing in their own time. As long as they don't do it. We will do better,” he said.
A lottery was drawn for the "4th Stage Social Housing" built by KIPTAS, a subsidiary of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM), in Silivri. The beneficiaries and their families also participated in the drawing. Speaking at the lottery event held at the Yahya Kemal Beyatlı Performance Center in Küçükçekmece, İBB President Ekrem İmamoğluHe emphasized that producing housing in an economic crisis environment means being on the side of the citizens. Pointing out that KİPTAŞ has succeeded in continuing its projects during the economic crisis and pandemic period, İmamoğlu said, “Of course, we intended for this project and set out in an environment where we could not go out to the streets, where we were struggling with the epidemic, and the income levels were very low. But we never held back. Because we believed in this: First of all, we will manage our process very transparently. We will cost the cheapest and bring together the best quality houses and people who really deserve it. While describing it, we put before us as a principle very sensitive issues such as not only considering the need for social housing, but also considering the fact that he has not bought a house before, and not having another residence from KİPTAŞ.”
İMAMOĞLU: “THANK YOU FOR TRUSTING US”
In this context, İmamoğlu underlined that they grant some special rights to disadvantaged groups and health workers, and said:
“We are responsible to you. We have increased our responsibility to finish the best project and deliver it to you. Thank you for trusting us. Trust is important. It is very valuable for a manager to do his job by gaining the sense of trust from the society. My prayer is that; While serving the city of 16 million, you can trust each of you at the highest level. kazanTo be your mayor. When trust is lost, God forbid, it really gets harder. May Allah not create a managerial position for any manager whose trust has been lost. It is difficult because managing the process. So we thank you for your trust. Being a participant and ensuring that the process is shaped in the most effective way with you and your suggestions is another unique situation that my friends put forward here.”
"TO FINISH WORK ON TIME IS THE RESPONSIBILITY"
Stating that the project is an award-winning design, İmamoğlu said, “At the beginning of March, Mr. Ali announced his plan to deliver it. I'm so glad. Because finishing work on time is a responsibility. But getting work done before time is also commendable. Thank you for that. Everything we do will be like this, it should be. As long as there are not those who force our conditions. As long as you don't look at the process with a mind-oriented mind. As long as they don't harm the nation by saying, "We have turned a zoned land into a green area", which they bought in order to build mass housing and social housing - we did not buy it, they bought it before us - by purchasing a zoned land. As long as they don't do it. We will do better. But let me tell you this: We are really determined despite everything. We will continue to do great things in Istanbul. From Silivri to Tuzla, from Sultanbeyli to Şile, this city KadıköyWe will continue to serve Küçükçekmece, looking at every district equally and feeling that this nation is equal individuals.” Emphasizing that the service cannot be a politics and a party, İmamoğlu said, “Our party nominates us, we are elected. The good works we do, of course, raise our party up and cause our party to be praised. But the owner of the service is the nation. We are honored and proud for him to serve our nation," he said.
KURT: “WE WILL DELIVER THE PROJECT 5 MONTHS EARLIER”
In his speech, KİPTAŞ General Manager Ali Kurt pointed out that they received 4 applications in 3 weeks for Silivri 40th Stage Social Housing, which they started to build at the beginning of the pandemic. Sharing the information that the project has an investment cost of 392 TL, Kurt said, “Our project was a project that had to be completed in 310 months, even in an environment where all the conditions were met and there was no setback. We are going through a very difficult economic period as a country. Due to the meaningless fluctuations in the currency, unfortunately, we are making a very serious effort to complete our construction rapidly under pandemic conditions, in an environment where the supply chain has almost come to a standstill. In such a period, it is a special honor for us to deliver a project of this size 24 months earlier than the normal time due to the pandemic, in this difficult period of the country." After the speeches, İmamoğlu, Küçükçekmece Mayor Kemal Çebi and Kurt held the first drawings in the presence of a notary public.
DESIGN AWARDED PROJECT IN THE “ARCHITECTURE” CATEGORY
For KİPTAŞ Silivri 13th Stage Residences, the foundations of which were laid on June 2020, 32, consisting of 1.446 blocks and 4 independent units, 1.396 beneficiaries will get their homes in the presence of a notary public by drawing lots to determine the flats. In the project; There are 474 2+1 open kitchens, 702 2+1 closed kitchens, 220 3+1 flats, 1.396 shops above the street and 50 nursery. KIPTAS Silivri 1th Stage Residences, which promise a comfortable life with high quality materials, sustainable landscape area, playgrounds and handicapped roads; Thanks to the devoted efforts of KİPTAŞ, the productions were carried out meticulously and quickly and reached the stage of completion. Within the scope of IDA – International Design Awards 4, the only project from Turkey to receive an award in the “Architecture” category was KİPTAŞ Silivri 2020th Stage Residences.