Far East Organization
Far East Organization is one of the most prestigious property emporium in Singapore. With its comprehensive array of real estate developments, the company is considered as a Singapore institution when it comes to residential and commercial developments. Apart from these, the company also specialize in industrial and healthcare space.
Far East Organization has a Corporate Real Estate Business Group that manages a massively diverse portfolio consisting of high-quality options in real estate. These properties are offered for individual and business needs. The group also offers corporate housing for the expatriate community.
In 1962, Far East Organization built its very first residential development, the Jalan Pacheli at Serangoon Garden. The project was preceded shortly with the country’s first 2 1/2-storey villas that feature a rooftop garden. The Singapore Hilton Hotel, one of Singapore’s most prestigious accommodations, is established in 1969, while the Mugliston Hill, the Far East Shopping Centre, and Lucky Plaza were built during the 1970s. Far East Plaza, once hailed as Southeast Asia’s Biggest Shopping Centre was launched in 1983, while the former Ming Court Hotel (now Orchard Parade Hotel) was built in 1987.
The company marked the property development history when it was awarded with the ISO 9002 in 1994; the very first in the industry. Subsequent property developments followed, including:
- Qbay @ Tampines (JV Sekisui, Fraser, FEO)
- The Orchard Parksuites
- The BayShore
- Far East Square
- The Fullerton Hotel
- Far East Plaza
- Glutton’s Square
- Novena Medical Centre
- The Sound
- The Cape
- Ferra @ Leonie Hill
- Seastrand @ Pasir Ris
Far East Organization Vision, Mission, and Core Values
Far East Organization is a highly- respected company because it maintained a good image and practices its vision, mission, and core values.
Its goal is to inspire better lives and to develop properties that exceed customers’ expectations. It is important for the company to earn their customers’ trust. Far East Organization ensures that their actions follow their core values, which they refer to as BUILD: Business excellence, Unity, Integriy, Loyalty, and Diligence.
Awards and Recognition
Committed to give customers high-quality, innovative real estate to customers, Far East Organization is not overlooked by many award-giving bodies.
The company has received the FIABCI Prix d’Excellence for several years for different projects. The most recent winners include the Hillvista for the residential high-rise category and the Novena Lifestyle and Medical hub for specialised project category. More projects, such as The Clift, received the FIABCI Singapore Property Awards, while the BCA Construction Excellence Awards were given to eight of Far EAst’s residential and commercial developments.
The South East Asia Property Awards recognised the company as Southeast Asia’s Best Developer of the Year and Singapore’s Best Developer of the Year in 2011. The URA Architectural Heritage Awards are also given to several Far East Organization projects, including The Fullerton Heritage, The Fullerton Waterboat House, The Fullerton Hotel Singapore, and Far East Square. The URA Architectural Heritage Awards is presented by the URA as a recognition for owners, contractors, and professionals who do their best to restore and conserve monuments and buildings.
With these awards and recognitions, the Far East Organization is truly one of the highly acclaimed property developers that will surely create more high-quality properties for residential, commercial, industrial, and specialized uses.