Kelambakkam is an important junction connecting the ECR (East Coast Road) and the GST (Grand Southern Trunk) Road; from Kovalam to Vandaloor Zoo. It also connects Mamallapuram and Adyar. From Kelambakkam, locations connected include (Thiruporur, Mamallapuram, Adyar, Vandalur Zoo, Tambaram, ,George Town, and Tidel Park). Kelambakkam has been a popular market for adjoining villages like Velichai and Pudupakkam. Today, Kelambakkam is better known than neighbouring Thiruporur.Kelambakkam has a bus terminus.
Residential plots are gaining prominence as one of the most preferred property types. This trend was also reflected in our latest survey, where for the first time plots emerged as most preferred property-type with about 48 per cent respondents voting for it. While plots do score better over other property-types for better returns, this remarkable trend also indicates that buyers are now investing with mid-to-long term investment horizon.