South Chennai Blog
Sholinganallur

This is situated at the southern end of the IT sector. IT parks, ELCOT SEZ and the offices of the IT companies populate Sholinganallur. The massive growth has been due to the resurgence of the IT sect...

Adambakkam

Adambakkam was brought under the Chennai Corporation in 2011. It is considered as a neighbourhood in Chennai and is quite densely populated. The MRTS would be serving it soon and the Adambakkam railwa...

Adyar

Adyar area gets its name from the Adyar River, flowing to its north. The Adyar estuary has been home to over a hundred species of birds but has been affected by urbanization. The Adyar Eco Park was se...

Alandur

Alandur is the place from where the former Chief Minister M G Ramachander won the legislative election in 1967. This place has two landmarks like the Nehru Statue and the Kathipara junction. The Offic...

Anakaputhur

Anakaputhur is a suburban, very famous for its traditional weaving business, which could not stand competition of the modern mills. With the airport just 5 km away, the nearest railway station is Pall...

Besant Nagar

Named after the famous theosophist, Annie Besant, Besant Nagar is the abode of the affluent. The worldwide body, The Theosophical Society is situated in this area which his known for its serene premis...

Chromepet

Chromepet got its name from Chrome Leathers and Pettai meaning an estate and thus Chromepet came into being. This leather company ceases to be in existence and Balaji Hospital has been constructed its...

Guindy

Guindy is a very important landmark of Chennai and Guindy houses many landmarks in itself., the most popular being the Guindy National Park — the only National Park in the country within the city l...

Kotturpuram

Kotturpuram is a reputed locality in Chennai. Ace carnatic musicians (Late) Shri MS Subbulakshmi and {Late} Shri D.K. Pattammal have made the place proud. Former Indian cricket board chairman and ...

Madipakkam

Madipakkam enjoys good connectivity with the rest of Chennai vide the suburban railway. St Thomas Mount and Velachery Railway stations are within a radius of 3 km The Metro Rail would be extended to t...

Nanganallur

Nanganallur is a suburban area of Chennai once was a part of Adambakkam. It is very close to the airport. As a result of the booming IT parks in the suburbs, a lot of people have moved into suburbs li...

Pallavaram

Located 17 km from Chennai city, Pallavaram is known for its cantonment and bustling residential colonies, previously known as Pallavapuram. Pallavaram has a long history and has been inhabited si...

Perungudi

Perungudi is today very strategically positioned and is seeing a lot of activities as a lot of IT professionals are seeking residences in this area due to its proximity to the IT sector. Despite a rap...

Selaiyur

Since this locality is close to work hot spots, such as the OMR and to manufacturing bases, it is likely to attract a large number of people who will, possibly, be employed here. An investment into a ...

Tambaram

Tambaram being the suburb is known as the Gateway of Chennai, about 27 km from the Chennai city. This town has the Madras Export Processing Zone (MEPZ), which has may industrial units housed in it. ...

Vandalur

Vandalur is the residential locality in the southern part of the metropolitan city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu, India. It has been the nucleus of localities for affordable realty in Chennai. There are mu...

Velachery

With an accelerated growth in the IT industry has resulted in the growth of Velachery in becoming a residential area and official hub. There has been a spurt in the demand for land to cater to the IT ...

Perungalathur

It is a suburb in the south-western part of Chennai city. It is around 3 km from Tambaram. And it is at an equal distance from Chennai City and the Chengelpet Town. Perungalathur and Peerkankarana...

Urapakkam

Urapakkam is a fast-growing locality situated at the south of Chengalpattu. It is situated on the busy National Highway 45. It is situated between Tambaram and Chengalpattu at a distance of 8 km from ...

Guduvanchery

Guduvancheri is a rapidly-developing town in Chengalpattu district along the National Highway 45 that connects Chennai city limit at Vandalur and Southern Tamil Nadu. Guduvancheri is a hot spot in rea...

Maraimalai Nagar

Maraimalai Nagar is located in the southern part of Chennai. The significant growth in heavy industries has rendered noteworthy expansion of the suburbs in Chennai. Maraimalai Nagar is one good exampl...

Medavakkam

Medavakkam is emerging as a good destination for investment in residential domain and real estate business is going to have a brighter future. It is a residential locality in the suburban part of Sout...

Thoraipakkam

The locality, situated along the OMR, is well known for its well developed and wide roads that ensure easy traffic flow. The locality is connected to the GST via the Thoraipakkam Pallavaram Radial Roa...

Pallikaranai

Pallikaranai is predictable to keep growing, in fact, is one of the top residential areas in the country. The report indicates residential properties in Pallikaranai to grow by 93% in the coming year...

OMR

OMR

Rajiv Gandhi Salai or OMR, refers to the bustling 20 km stretch from Madhya Kailash junction to Siruseri. As its growth was primarily motivated by IT development, it has come to be known as the ‘IT ...

Kelambakkam

Kelambakkam is a very attractive area for office bearers from SIPCOT Siruseri and many tourist attractions are the Kovalam Beach, the old church of St. Mary in Kovalam, Thiruvidanthai Nithya Kalyana P...

keelkattalai

The name Keelkattalai is derived from the name “the village in the east”. Served with the pincode of 600117, Keelkattalai has good connectivity like 6 km from the International Airport and the St ...

Perumbakkam

Perumbakkam is situated in the south of Chennai has been a recent choice for investment in real estate mainly for buyers for residential purposes. Since it is closed to the Old Mahabalipuram Road , b...

Navalur

Navalur is a rapidly growing south suburban of Chennai, India. It is situated in Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu, located along Old Mahabalipuram Road. Navalur is located between Sholinganallur and ...

ECR

ECR

The ECR starts at Thiruvanmiyur in Chennai and is a part of the Chennai City roads till Uthandi. The view of the ECR is very scenic and has many places of interest like the Marundeswar temple, ISKON ...

Neelankarai

Neelankarai means the blue shore, located on the ECR (East Coast Road), Neelankarai is part of the Kanchipuram district in Tamil Nadu. Neelankarai is considered to be one of the most sought-after...

Kovilambakkam

Kovilambakkam is a suburb of Chennai with the pincode of 600129. A new delivery post office has started functioning from the Gandhi Street. The southern suburbs such as Nanmangalam and Kovilambakkam e...

Siruseri

Siruseri is a south eastern suburb of Chennai, India in Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu. It is located along Old Mahabalipuram Road which is emerging as one of Chennai’s most developed areas. It i...

Thalambur

Thalambur is a community in Tamil Nadu, India, located near Navalur in Chennai. It is located nearby Semmencheri and Siruseri along Old Mahabalipuram Road. It is popular because of the number of IT co...

Saidapet

Saidapet is named after Sayyid Shah (Sayyid Musalman Sahib), a high-ranking 18th-century official of the court of the Nawab of Arcot. The educational institutions are Alpha Matriculation Higher Se...