About the Company


Istana Group is the one of the biggest property developers in Indonesia and growing. It is based in Bandung and has been developing various kinds of properties, mining, and environmental industries.

Istana Group was established in Bandung, Indonesia in 1988 by two ambitious persons: Mr. Ginawan Chondro and Mr. Edi Sukamto Josana; which operated in the property industry until today. These two remarkable persons had joined hands together to create this company by strong relations with the same vision of life: to provide as many services as possible to the community through providing accomodation, facilities and other social responsibilities. They believe that by taking care of the communities, God will definitely trust them with even bigger responsibilities.

Istana Group as the first property developer in West Java had become the transformation of Bandung city from the convention to modern city without eliminating its originality of Paris van Java.

Istana Group ‘s first project was developing two residential areas: Setraduta and Istana Regency. With these two properties, Istana Group has learned and experienced many knowledges and skills in the property industry. And with its best efforts, Istana Group has earned their prize by raising their name in Bandung and even trusted by the community to become their new home provider. With the hard work and cooperation of the teams, Istana Group was able to grow rapidly and passionately continues gearing up its high profile lines of services. The unrest consistent efforts of Istana Group’s Management have significantly developed a new modern style of living in Bali, Kalimantan, Bandung, and Jakarta.

Originally started in Property and Real Estate World, Istana Group fluttered the wing and platformed a hip in the industry through its famous projects, such as Indonesia Cultural Park in Bali (the Garuda Wisnu Kencana), Commercial Centers (Istana Plaza, Istana Bandung Electronic Center, Bandung Indah Plaza, etc.), Residential Areas (Istana Regency, Mekar Wangi, Setra Duta, etc.), Apartments (Dago Butik, Gateway Apartment, etc.), Hotels (Sofitel Seminyak Bali, Quest Hotel Kuta Bali, etc.), Factories and Warehouses (Industri Cimareme, Industri Batujajar, etc.), series of exquisite breakthrough Commercial Concepts.

Istana Group stands for value for money, quality, innovation, fun and a sense of competitive challenge. It has been facilitating its human resources by drawing talented people throughout the group as well as creating partnerships with others to combine industry specific skills, knowledge, and operational expertise. In more than 20 years, towards all breakthroughs, Istana Group has been cooperating with best developers, investors, architecs, engineers, designers who come together with enthusiasm to support every development.

With its competitive advantages, each Istana Group ‘s successive venture demonstrates its devotion to picking the right market and the right opportunity at the right time. Istana Group ‘s management will always continue on their highly proven concepts in laboring their next best prominent projects to become a world developer leader.

  • Once an Istana Group project is up and running, several factors contribute to making it a success:
    the power of the Istana Group ‘s name: Mr. Ginawan Chondro and Mr. Edi Sukamto’s personal reputations
  • its unrivalled network of friends, contacts and partners, including the Governments
  • the Istana Group management style and way of thinking
  • the way talent is empowered to flourish within the group

Istana Group is one big family rather than a hierarchy. Each of the members is empowered to run their own affairs, yet the Group helps one another, and solutions to problems often come from within the Group somewhere. In a sense Istana Group is a commonwealth, with shared ideas, values, interests and goals.

To conclude, Istana Group has invented magnificent and unique sumptuous series of properties and real estates all over Indonesia. Every single Property and Real Estate launched is definitely a masterpiece that is so irresistible not to buy.