Choosing the right location can seem like a daunting task sometimes. Thankfully, all one really needs is some smart research to uncover unexpected insights. One simple suggestion is to follow the herd. When locations find increasing numbers of homebuyers, it is usually for a good reason.
RoofandFloor has access to the top 5 Pune localities that have been the cynosure of home seekers’ eyes for the first six months of 2021.
Take a look.
Located off the Dehu Road-Katraj Bypass, Hinjewadi clocked the first spot on our list of the top 5 most searched localities in Pune. One of the main reasons for Hinjewadi’s claim-to-fame is the presence of leading IT/ITeS companies.
Connectivity: The locality enjoys connectivity to the Mumbai-Bangalore Highway (NH-4), making Mumbai and Bangalore accessible by road. The nearest railway station to Hinjewadi is Pimpri, which is about 11km from here, while the Pune Junction Railway Station is at about 21km.
To further enhance the connectivity quotient of the area, Hinjewadi Metro Line 3 of Pune Metro is under construction.
Social infrastructure: Hinjewadi has some renowned schools and colleges within its vicinity, like the Blue Ridge Public School, VIBGYOR High School, and the Mercedes-Benz International School. The International Institute of Information Technology and Symbiosis International University are also in the vicinity. Leading hospitals include Ruby Hall Clinic, Sanjeevani Hospital as well as the Mediplus Speciality Hospital, among others.
Real estate: The ongoing price per sq. ft. in Hinjewadi is between Rs 4,600 – 6,900. At present, there are about 300 properties for sale in Hinjewadi on RoofandFloor.
- Sensorium by Shapoorji Pallonji Real Estate
- Life Republic R3 by Kolte Patil Developers Ltd
- Krishna Amarillo by Krishna Group
- Platinum Park by Platinum Realty Pune
If you’d like to explore residential projects in the area, click here.
The second spot on our list was secured by Chikhali. In the post-pandemic world, the city peripherals areas are front and centre on the radars of homebuyers. According to ANAROCK’s research, out of the total 29,950 units launched in Pune in FY21, about 76% were in the peripheral areas like Chikhali, Mulshi, Chakan, etc.
Connectivity: An upcoming location on the peripheries of Pune, Chikhali enjoys road connectivity via Dehu-Moshi Road. Pune Railway Station is about 22km from the locality and is easily accessible via Old Mumbai-Pune Highway, while the international airport is about 23km and can be reached via Alandi Road.
Social infrastructure: Though a developing market, Chikhali has decent social infrastructure. Vishwakalyan English Medium School and Junior College, Cambridge International School, and Dr Vishwanath Karad World Peace School are some educational institutions that are in the vicinity. The healthcare needs of the residents are taken care of by Lifecare Hospital, Moon Multispecialty Hospital, Aarya Hospital, and Gunjkar Multispeciality Hospital.
Real estate: Properties in Chikahli are currently priced anywhere between Rs 4,100-6,000 per sq. ft. On RoofandFloor, there are about 96 properties for sale.
- Vednirmitee Aashritha by Vednirmitee Realties
- Nexus Shubhkalash by Nexus Group
- Samruddhi Rutugandh by Samruddhi Promoters
- Rohan Shri Abhivishwa by Rohan Associates
You can find appealing residential projects in Chikhali here.
Located on the Pune-Nagar highway, Wagholi secured the third spot on our list. The major growth drivers that contributed to the development of Wagholi include the presence of affordable projects, proximity to the IT hub of Kharadi, and excellent connectivity to Pune Airport as well as other parts of the city.
Connectivity: Wagholi is well-connected by various modes of transport. Nagar Road connects the locality to the IT hubs of Kharadi and Kalyani Nagar. Pune railway station is about 14km from here, while the airport is located at a distance of 11km and is easily accessible via the Lohegaon-Wagholi Road.
Social Infrastructure: Wagholi boasts of a well-developed social infrastructure with a plethora of educational institutions, healthcare facilities, and avenues for entertainment. Some renowned educational institutions in the locality are Wagheshwar English School and Junior College, Raisoni Group of Institutions, G.H. Raisoni College of Engineering & Management, The Lexicon International School Wagholi, Prodigy Public School, among others. Leading hospitals include Lifeline Hospital, Saishraddha Hospital, and Imax Multispeciality Hospital.
Real estate: The ongoing capital values in Wagholi are in the range of Rs 3,900-5,800 per sq. ft. Currently, there are 80 properties for sale on RoofandFloor.
- Gulmohar Renaissance by Gulmohar Development
- Majestique Manhattan by Majestique Landmark
- Rohan Abhilasha by Rohan Builders Pune
- Vascon Citron by Vascon Engineers Ltd.
If you’d like to explore homes in Wagholi, click here.
On the fourth spot, we have Moshi.
Connectivity: Falling under the purview of the Pimple Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC), Moshi is strategically located along the Mumbai-Nashik Highway. Pune Airport, which is at a distance of 24km from here, can be easily reached in 40 minutes via Wagholi Road.
Social infrastructure: From reputed schools to hospitals to entertainment centres, Moshi offers robust social infrastructure. Some of the popular schools in the area are The Symbiosis International School, The Orchid School, Wisdom World School. Some of the leading hospitals include The Oyster and Pearl Hospital, Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital, Kotbagi Hospital. For entertainment, there is the Ozone Mall and Jewel Square Mall.
Real estate: As many as 165 properties are available for sale in this area, as per listings on RoofandFloor. At present, the capital values are in the brackets of Rs 4,100-5,800 per sq. ft.
- Shiv Manas by Shiv Associates Pvt.Ltd
- Prakash Gateway by Prakash Construction Co
- Growmore Paraiso 1 by Grow More Group
- Excel Corona Residency by Excel Housing
To explore homes in Moshi, click here.
Lastly, we have Ravet. An affordable residential destination, the locality has seen significant development over the years.
Connectivity: Being located on the Mumbai-Pune Highway, Ravet enjoys good inter and intra-city connectivity. Pune international airport is about 28km from here and is easily accessible via Aundh – Ravet BRTS Road. Further, the IT hub of Hinjewadi is merely a 15-minutes drive from Ravet.
Social infrastructure: The social and commercial infrastructure in Ravet also adds to its worth as a residential location. Indira Institute of Business Management and DY Patil College are two renowned colleges in the locality. For healthcare needs, there is Aditya Birla Hospital and Gokhale Hospital.
Real estate: The capital values in Ravet is anywhere between Rs 4,700 to Rs 6,600 per sq. ft. On RoofandFloor, there are 130 properties for sale in the locality in varied budget segments.
- Runal Gateway by Runal Developers
- Arun Aion by Arun Developers Pvt. Ltd
- City One Square by City One
- Gokhale Anandban by Gokhale Group
To explore homes in Ravet, click here.