Rajiv Gandhi Salai (popularly called Old Mahabalipuram Road) was the greatest Chennai dream. The real estate growth around this 20 km stretch from Madhya Kailash junction to Siruseri was motivated by IT development, and hence its alternative name as the ‘IT corridor’. OMR’s glorious period was between 2001 and 2008. It was when developers, irrespective of genealogy and potential, flocked in with ambitious projects. The rationale was that at least 10 per cent of the 1.5 lakhs, IT workers employed by companies on this stretch (including TCS, Cognizant, HCL, Ramco Systems etc). People who depend on this stretch […]
Chennai, the biggest commercial and industrial hub of the southern India has been growing in leaps and bounds, the astonishing coastline and ever growing IT sector have expanded the fringes of the old city leading to many new emerging destinations.
Real estate sector in Chennai has been recorded as the most profitable business. ‘High rise apartments for sale’, ‘Luxury villas in Chennai offered in your budget’, ‘Luxury apartments in Chennai located in posh localities with best amenities’ are common advertisements which can be seen throughout the city. Adyar is one of such regions, which has now completed its journey to […]
Pallavaram is one of the posh localities in Chennai and is very well-connected to all parts of the city. Being one of the oldest residential areas of the city, it is well-planned and has cosmopolitan population. Pallavaram is one of the oldest neighborhoods in Chennai and is located in the southern part of the city. Both the Mughals and the British had their cantonments in Pallavaram. An aerodrome was also made by the British in the area. The Pallavaram hill is made up of Charnockite Rock, which is believed to have healing properties. Nearby Pallavaram localities include busy […]
Chennai city has been expanding exponentially in the last few years. Since, it has exceeded its optimum size, a split from the city region becomes necessary to administer better and deliver quality urban services.
Avadi, one of its suburbs, has been growing rapidly and accommodates a bulk of the population. So, aggregating smaller local bodies of the Avadi municipality into an upgraded Corporation provides the institutional infrastructure for better governance.
This humble suburb of Chennai has been witnessing a fast growth in terms of real estate. The name Avadi was derived from the acronym ‘Armoured Vehicles and Ammunition Depot of […]