A vast northern suburb in Mumbai, Kandivali lies between Borivali and Malad. The western portion of the suburb is situated at the cusp of Mahatma Gandhi Road and Link Road junction. Kandivali Village, M. G. Road, Link Road, Shankar Lane and Charkop are some of the better-known localities that have undergone massive development in recent years. With great connectivity between BKC, Goregaon and Andheri, Kandivali has become the most coveted real estate destination and a hub of real estate opportunities in the last few years.
Kandivali West offers excellent connectivity to the rest of Mumbai as well. For instance, the Mulund to Goregaon and Malad to Andheri Link Roads, along with the Western Highway connect the extensive road network, while three flyovers connect it to Kandivali East, Borivali and Poisar. Not only is the rail network in Kandivali excellent and easy to navigate, this diverse suburb is also just a 30-minute drive away from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport and 32 minutes from the Santacruz Airport.
With residential and commercial growth accelerating in the area, Kandivali is developing both rapidly and efficiently. Many excellent hospitals – such as ESIS and Gokul – and even educational institutes have swiftly emerged in recent times. Not to mention shopping malls such as Reliance and Max, accompanied by a diverse range of restaurants and eateries, that have lit up the suburb.
Kandivali prides itself in the knowledge that some of the best schools and colleges in Bombay are located here. Schools such as Cambridge School, St. Lawrence High School, Foundation School, Esplanade High School, Bal Bharti High school, Anudutta Vidyalaya and St. Joseph High School are some of the reputed institutions located in Kandivali West. Higher education colleges such as Swami Vivekananda International School and Junior College, Shree Jamnadas Adukia Balika Vidyalaya and Junior College are also located within Kandivali, making it a perfect place from families to reside in.
The area’s per square feet rate has seen slight decline recently, which has led to experts suggesting this is the best time to purchase a home in Kandivali. The average price value of real estate in Kandivali west has declined 3% in the last three months and is currently (as of March 2017) Rs. 13,654 per square foot. With a vast plethora of attractions and commodities, Kandivali is truly the up-and-coming area to watch out for. This is the ideal time to get your hands on incredible deals due to the current fluctuation in price.
The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) is currently revamping the roads and the sewage management of the area; in addition, the Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) has executed a slum redevelopment project. Kandivali is a neighbourhood that has witnessed insurmountable growth and development in terms of social infrastructure, as well as real estate, at a swift pace. If you’re looking to purchase a second home, Kandivali is the ideal choice for you.