Tracing Our Journey Through the Years

The journey of RBD Shelters is the story of its founder Mr. Austin Roach who ventured into the real estate space in the year 1994. First as a partnership firm and later as an independent developer, Mr. Austin Roach, has left an indelible mark on the real state map of Bengaluru. As the city grew from being a small cosmopolitan hub into the burgeoning metropolis that it is today, RBD Shelters has contributed to this growth – and the story of a vibrant, growing Bengaluru is synonymous with our own journey in the last three and half decades.

1994

A New Venture

Mr. Austin Roach's first foray into Real Estate – was his venture "United Builders," which later got christened, "Ferns Builders & Developers." This was a partnership with two other partners and was the genesis of a trailblazing story that was to come.

1996

A New Partnership

Ferns Builders & Developers a registered partnership firm began its journey as one of Bengaluru’s innovative township developer. Over the course of the next decade and into the new millennium, the group undertook development of several residential layouts, apartments and commercial spaces across the city.

2007

A New Vertical

By Mr. Austin Roach's foray into the Hospitality Sector, he was among the first builders to construct a 5 Star Deluxe Hotel on the ORR, Bangalore with Park Plaza (Now Radisson Blu) and he continues his legacy of a perfect match between simplistic designs and luxury.

2008

A New Era

Almost to the end of the first decade of the knowledge century, Bangalore was bustling with new energy. The Ferns Icon Software Technology Park is a symbol of this new era of technological infrastructure, located on Outer Ring Road and comprising 6 floors of office space for the global enterprises from the world over.

2013

A New Beginning

RBD Shelters is born as Mr. Austin Roach becomes an independent developer with the objective of putting the "real" back into "realty". Over the last 5 years of the company’s existence, we have striven and succeeded in bringing hundreds of residents, strategically located communities that offer modern amenities and help them strike a perfect balance in life.

2016

A New Landmark

RBD Sarovar Portico is the latest entrant into the marquee names that have been built by the group and adorn the real estate landscape of Bengaluru. Strategically located on the ORR, Sarovar Portico offers excellent connectivity, comfort, and convenience to the IT & ITES clientele in the area.