WELISARA HIGHTS RECIDENCIES MIDDLE INCOME HOUSING PROJECT
“Welisara Heights Residencies” housing project at Elpitiwala Grama Niladhari Division in the Wattala Divisional Secretariat is a special housing project designed for the middle income community. The project area is located at a picturesque setting in the middle of Ragama and Welisara towns close to the Ragama railway station. It is equipped with many modern amenities including supermarkets, cafeterias, beauty parlours, play areas and office buildings. In addition there will also be public spaces, children’s parks and parking facilities and the housing project is located within a touching distance from the Colombo- Negambo main road and is only 18 kilometers away from the capital city.
The project comprising 17 buildings each with 06 floors (G+5) with a total of 408 housing units is proposed to be implemented by the USDA. The total estimated cost of the project is Rs. 4,738.68 million.
The housing units are of two types as A and B and the A type has 204 units with a floor area of 700 square feet and are equipped with 02 bedrooms, a living room, a kitchen, a washroom and a balcony and the B type too has 204 units with a floor area of 908 square and are equipped with 03 bedrooms, a living room, a kitchen, 02 bathrooms and a balcony.
Accordingly, M/S International Construction Consortium, the lowest bidder to substantially respond to the planning, construction and project financing of 408 housing units at Millagahawatta, Wattala was selected as the contractor.
The foundation stone for the “Welisara Heights Residencies” project was laid by the State Minister of Urban Development, Waste Disposal and Community Cleanliness, Hon Nalaka Godahewa on 03.12.2021.