KİPTAŞ was established in the name of İMAR WEIDLEPLAN with a foreign capital partnership in 1987 in order to perform development plans and architectural projects. It is an Istanbul Mtropolitan Municipality organization which it became inactive and was almost at dissolution after 1989 local elections, but restructured after 1994 local elections by assuming the title of Istanbul Residence Development Plan Industry and Trade Inc.
Having produced livable and safe cities in different zones of Istanbul, KİPTAŞ does not only prevent unqualified and irregular settlements but also comes into prominence as the aesthetic space window of developing Istanbul.
Having adopted the primary task of offering a solution for the irregular settlement in Istanbul, KİPTAŞ finalized its establishment process and started to operate on March 8 of 1995. More..