Executive Director

Virata T. is the Executive Director for CSI PROP. He holds a degree in Finance and Law.

An avid property investor himself, Virata has been involved in the international real estate

industry since 2005 and has personally invested in property across four regions, globally.

He is especially familiar with the property markets in Asia, Australia, Europe and North America.

Property Projects





Manchester or Birmingham for Property Investment in 2023?

The tussle between Manchester and Birmingham for the position of the UK’s second city is a longstanding one. What Manchester offers in Science & Technology achievements, Nobel prize winners (25 and counting!), the Oasis and as the UK’s Most Liveable City; Birmingham counters with the likes of its incredible diversity, JRR Tolkien, Duran Duran and […]

House Prices Grew By Over 70% Here in the Last 10 Years Because of Regeneration

Investors with their fingers on the pulse understand that the best cities to invest in are built upon regeneration and urban renewal.  Europe’s fastest-growing tech city and most popular property investment destination—Manchester—has been nothing short of spectacular. This Northern city has built a reputation for creating more than its fair share of world firsts, including […]

Birmingham Booms Beyond 2022

Two months ago, Birmingham basked in the global spotlight of the 2022 Commonwealth Games. The largest multi-sport event to be held in England in 10 years, it was beamed live to 134 countries. More than 5 million people arrived into the city centre during the 2-week period—a 200% increase on the same period in 2021, […]

Why Inflation, Weak Pound & Recession Are The Perfect Storm For UK Property

Last Thursday, 22 Sept, the Bank of England (BoE) raised interest rates by 0.5 percentage points, to its current 2.25%, to control high inflation. The BoE joins several other central banks around the world who have also increased their bank rates.  Yet, with the possibility of recession looming ahead, UK property investors remain bullish about […]

Things to Consider Before Investing in Overseas Properties

Previously we discussed the opportunities offered by Singapore property and overseas properties investment, and how the two investments compare. Today, we discuss the considerations that could impact your property investment returns. 

UK Property Market Mid-Year Update 2022

How is the UK property market performing thus far? With pandemic fears and lockdown restrictions a thing of the past, the UK now faces rising inflation and new political upheaval with Boris Johnson stepping down as Prime Minister. How will this affect UK property investors? Read on to learn more. 

Singaporean Investor’s Guide to Singapore Property VS Overseas Property Investment

Property is a hot topic in Singapore and there is great fervour for home ownership in the city state. Since the government’s implementation of the Additional Buyer Stamp Duty (ABSD) and TDSR (Total Debt Servicing Ratio), transactions for Singapore property have cooled and property prices softened, driving more Singaporeans to look at overseas property investment […]

Manchester Property Benefits from Victoria North Urban Renewal

It’s a little known fact, especially among foreigners, that Manchester, and not London, is the UK’s Most Liveable City—a common oversight, as London’s fame as a global financial and cultural hub often overshadows the Northern city.  Still, Manchester has been the UK’s rising star in liveability, affordability and overall quality of life for a decade […]


Dr Dhiraj Saini & Sheela Kulasingam Investor

We just inspected the property and are really impressed by what you guys have provided, so a big thank you!…

Mrs Jesslyn C. Investor

The UK student property that I invested with CSI Prop is very good; we are already getting returns from it. I also appreciate CSI Prop’s effort to hold Investor Club events for their investors. It makes us feel appreciated.

Mr Shulhameed M. Investor

One thing that stands out about CSI Prop is their service. If I have a problem, they will make sure that it is dealt with, and they are pretty fast with their solutions. This is important cause we are dealing with property that is miles away in the UK. I…

Mrs C.H. Oon Investor

It’s interesting that CSI Prop holds these Investor Club events. As investors, we want to see the progress of the projects that we have invested in. The Investor Club is a very good platform to update us.

Mohammed Al Radi Investor

I decided to invest in property because it’s a much more tangible asset than stocks and shares, and my research showed that student accommodation can provide much higher returns than other options.

Murkhalis Mokhtar Investor

As investors, we seek the best investments with the lowest capital and entry level. The returns from the student accommodation marketed by CSI PROP are fabulous!…

Dr Susmita Hunt Investor

There appears to be an increasing demand for decent student accommodation, and this fits the bill, particularly in view of the numerous overseas students who come to the UK.