Architectural Concept

The architectural concept of OKOL Lake Park is inspired by the spirit of freedom, community, belonging and accessibility.

OKOL’s architecture is modern, minimalist and functional, characterized by clean details, natural light, feeling of openness and focus on the living space quality.

The concept offers exceptional flexibility, allowing everyone to discover their own style, taste and perception of home.

At OKOL Lake Park every home is unique due to the diverse landscape and the customized architectural solutions. All buildings and interior spaces are oriented towards the most beautiful views.

The state-of-the-art interiors are developed in following OKOL Lake Park’s architectural concept and could be defined as contemporary, minimalist, precise, functional and light.

Construction Concept

OKOL Lake Park is being developed in line with the latest available technologies, contemporary materials and methodologies – without any wet processes during construction.

Brickworks, plasters, stucco & putties laying, painting work and other classic building processes are not applied in the construction of OKOL Lake Park. Our concept was designed to offer a high-quality building product with longer shelf life and easy maintenance.

OKOL Lake Park’s construction concept is based on the following high-tech & innovative construction solutions and materials:

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Constructionreinforced concrete structure in accordance with European Building Design Standards (Eurocode). C 25/30 and C 30/37 classes of concrete are the most commonly used. The author of the projects is the leading structural and geotechnical engineering practice Strukto.

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The clear height in all premises is 10 feet (3.05 m)

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Partition systemsKnauf certified systems
Facade walls Knauf certified systems – Aquapanel

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Facade Windows Reynaers aluminum profile windows systems with triple glazing

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Facadesventilated facades with thermal insulation and finishing materials according façade engineering
– System and finishes – aluminium curtain wall systems, façade finishes from HPL, Laminam and Refinlarge-format tiles, various kinds of composite materials,Corian
Thermal insulation of minimum 12 cm

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Roofs – flat roofs or green roofs according to location and architecture with thermal insulation of minimum 25 cm

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Landscaping – planned and designed to meet the highest standards and aesthetics. Maximum implementation of ‘XERISCAPING’ – process that reduces or eliminates the need for supplemental water and fertilizers by using mainly native plants

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Energy sourceelectricity

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Infrastructure – entirely new and adapted to the terrain in order to minimize the change of the existing environment
Roads with overall length of over 21 km. and width of 22 m or 11 m completed with sidewalks, pedestrian and bicycles lines. The speed limit will be 20 km/h.
Landscaping and Parks – the Ring Road is designed as Linear Park with 5 themed active and passive zones, suitable for walking and cycling. Each street has landscaping.
Water supply – drinking water is provided from “Rilski vodoprovod” and water for irrigation needs is provided by the Iskar river. A drinking and fire tank with a capacity of 1650 m3 will also be constructed.
Sewage system – separate for wastewater with 5 high-tech wastewater treatment plants and aboveground for rainwater – inspired by the principle that water is a life
Power supply – provided through a system of trafo stations

Finishing works

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Installations
Electrical Installation
Pre-designed to be transformed into Smart home without additional wiring. High-class equipment from industry leaders such as Legrand, Schneider, ABB. Low-voltage installations for Internet and television, high-end video intercom with remote control access via Wi-Fi and mobile application. Lighting fixtures from leading manufacturers, such as Flos, Vibia, Delta Light, Moooi, Foscarini, Studio Italia Design, Arelux, Redo , etc.
HVACheat pumps and floor heating with additional floor and ceiling convectors or multi-split system

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FlooringKnauf dry floor system. Finishing materials selected according to the function of each room – Haro parquets, large-format tiles from Laminam, Refin, Ceramica Sant Agostino, Atlas Concorde, etc.

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Walls – finishing materials selected according to the function of each room, including MDF and chipboard panels, large-format tiles from Laminam, Refin, Ceramica Sant Agostino, Atlas Concorde , etc.

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Ceilings – finishing materials selected according to the function of each room, including рaster ceilings, suspended ceilings with MDF boards, chipboard panels, stretched ceilings and large-format tiles ceilings from Laminam, Refin, etc.

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Interior doors – according to the specifics, function and sound insulation of the rooms – flush doors, glass doors, etc.

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Electrical appliances – all the kitchen and washing equipment and appliances are Miele

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Movable furniture
– Fixed furniture
custom made with top quality materials and mechanisms – MDF and chipboard panels (Egger, Kronospan), decorative glass, etc. mechanisms from Häfele, Blum, Hettich
– Movable Furniture –
from global premium brands such as Flexform, Poliform, Moooi, Baxter, Eichholtz, Sancal, Natuzzi, Midj, Opera Contemporary. High quality and durability of textiles and leather.
– Bathroom fixtures and fittings – premium bath ceramics from Roca, Falper and Antonio Lupi. Basin mixers and equipment from Roca, Gessi, Grohe, etc.

LEVEL OF COMPLETION

All properties at OKOL Lake Park are delivered completely finished and in turnkey conditions.

The exterior environment and landscaping will be completed and include:

  • Landscaping and irrigation system
  • Pavement on paths, roads & sidewalks, vertical & horizontal road signage
  • Street lighting and site infrastructure

All buildings are completely finished in terms of:

  • Main structure
  • Architecture – façade and exterior walls, thermal insulation, waterproofing, entrance doors, common areas
  • Facades
  • Installations – heating ventilation & air conditioning, electrical installation, smart wiring, plumbing and sewerage

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In terms of finishes and interiors two options are available – ‘Premium Standard’ and ‘Premium Plus’.

‘Premium Standard’ homes are turnkey-ready without movable furniture. This level of completion includes:

  • Flooring and interior finishes of parquet and large-format tiles in all rooms
  • Wall panels of MDF panels, chipboard panels, and large-format tiles in all rooms
  • Raster ceilings, suspended ceilings with MDF boards, chipboard panels, stretched ceilings and large-format tiles ceilings in all rooms
  • Interior doors
  • Completed and fully equipped bathrooms and toilettes
  • Completed and fully equipped kitchens – fixed furniture with Miele appliances
  • Light fixtures in all rooms

‘Premium Plus’ level of completion is an upgrade to ‘Premium Standard’ with movable furnitures. Respectively, ‘Premium Plus’ homes are turnkey-ready with movable furnitures. This level of completion includes movable furnitures, as follows:

  • In kitchens, dining rooms, living rooms and bedrooms
  • Accessories – mirrors, carpets, etc.
  • Curtains, blinds and shutters
  • Please note that children’s rooms in all properties are delivered without movable furniture.

Optionally, all properties could be completed with pre-designed interiors and fully furnished. They are also available for full customization and their interiors can be designed as per each client individual requirements.

For detailed information please refer to the technical passports.

SALES

OKOL Lake Park is being developed in different stages and construction will be carried out in several phases. Phase 1 is scheduled to be concluded in two years and includes the international championship golf course, the five-star Pullman hotel, the linear park and the residential areas.

The funding for the development of Phase 1 is already in place and construction is set to start in 2020. Construction will be completed in 2022 when all project elements included in Phase 1 are operational.
The properties for sale in Phase 1 are:

  • Studios and Lofts
  • Terraced houses
  • Stand-alone houses
  • Custom houses on individual land lots

All properties are sold in turn-key condition and are available in two levels of completion:

Premium Standard – move-in ready condition, no movable furnishings included

Premium Plus – move-in ready condition, movable furnishings included

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Optionally, all properties could be completed with pre-designed interiors and fully-furnished. They are also available for full customization and their interiors could be designed as per client’s individual requirements.

Modifications in interior design may include changes in the following positions:

  • Finishes on floors, walls and ceilings
  • Interior doors
  • Light and light fixtures
  • Bathrooms fixed furniture and equipment
  • Kitchen fixed furniture and electric appliances
  • Type of heating
  • Movable furniture

Elements that cannot be changed or modified in the development of an individual interior design include landscaping, building structure and architecture, roof construction, façade and façade windows systems, exterior walls, common areas, electrical, plumbing and water and sewerage installations

All the modifications should be done within the overall architectural and construction concept of the project and within the product lists of the partnering companies.
A visualization and price calculation is to be done for the modifications in the interior design prior to signing the preliminary contract.

GENERAL SCHEDULE

OKOL Lake Park is being developed in different stages and the construction will be carried out in several phases. Phase 1 is scheduled for the first two years and thanks to the extremely detailed plan, will have its own sense of completion.

The funding for Phase 1 of the development is already in place and construction is set to start in 2020. Construction will be completed in 2022 when all project elements included in Phase 1 are operational:

International Championship Golf Course with functional Clubhouse, world-class Golf Academy & Practice Facilities and modern Golf Maintenance Building

5* Pullman Okol Golf Resort & Spa Hotel

Pullman Living Branded Residences – 40 units

Residential buildings in Residential Zone Centre – Buildings 2 and 6, with 32 studios and 4 lofts

Terraced houses in Residential Zone South – 22 residential units

Stand-alone houses in Residential Zone North – 18 residential units

Custom houses in Residential Zone East

Linear park and Forest park

Road infrastructure – access roads and Ring road

Electrical infrastructure – transformers and electrical power grid, optical Internet network

Water and sewerage infrastructure – water tank, water supply network, piping network for irrigation needs, wastewater and rainwater networks, wastewater treatment plants

PAYMENT PLAN

For Purchasing a Studio, Loft or House (Before the Start of the Construction)

AMOUNT

6000 EUR

PAYMENT

Property reservation (deposit)

MILESTONE

Design and pre-construction activities

DOCUMENTS

Reservation agreement

AMOUNT

20 %

PAYMENT

Advance payment (the deposit amount is deducted from the advance payment)

MILESTONE

Obtaining a building permit and commencing construction works

DOCUMENTS

Preliminary contract

AMOUNT

50 %

PAYMENT

Interim payment

MILESTONE

Completion of rough construction

DOCUMENTS

Interim payment under Preliminary contract

AMOUNT

30 %

PAYMENT

Final payment

MILESTONE

Building Commissioning

DOCUMENTS

Notary Deed