Best Residential Areas in Kolkata - Srijan Realty

Best Residential Areas in Kolkata

best residential areas in kolkata

The old capital of India, Kolkata is a quaint city in the East, famously known as the City of Joy. It is said that the city runs at its own sweet pace, with something in it for everyone. The city is vaguely divided into many localities that are residential or commercial areas, with a clear class distinction. With all possible facilities for great living and many opportunities, Kolkata is considered one of the prime cities to raise a child and watch your family prosper, especially if you live with senior citizens. With many upcoming real estate properties in Kolkata, here are the localities you can look into for spending the rest of your blissful life.

Behala: Known as an industrial area because of the big industries and factories situated here, Behala falls in the Southwest region of the city. Owing to the industrial sector, Behala is also a residential area surrounded by all possible resources like bazaars (Chowrasta Market & Bakultala Market), local shops, cinemas houses, schools like M.P. Birla Foundation School and hospitals. There’s even an upcoming Spencer’s and PVR in the area. Greenfield City, located near the Behala Chowrasta Metro Station is one of the largest and most green properties in the vicinity with amenities and luxuries of all kinds. Behala can be a great home for you if you wish to reside in an upcoming and developing yet warm society.

Madhyamgram: In the North side of the city, Madhyamgram is one of the most serene areas where you can experience the true essence of nature. Close to the airport as well as the IT hub of the city, it is a hotspot for developers who are creating luxurious residential projects like Eternis, located on Jessore Road as well as Majhergaon, which is just 9km from the airport. These properties are surrounded by local amenities like bazaars, malls and have hospitals and schools in the vicinity, making it ideal for raising a family. The area is connected to the rest of the city with the help of all sorts of transport like metro, trains, buses, and more.

New Alipore: New Alipore area is well known as a lavish residential locality in Kolkata. There are many eateries, hospitals like BP Poddar Hospital and educational institutes like Lakshmipat Singhania Academy in the neighbourhood. A good transportation network including the Bailey Bridge, Durgapur Bridge and the Rabindra Sarobar metro station, makes New Alipore a perfect locality for families as well as working professionals. Natura, located near New Alipore Petrol Pump is an upcoming lavish property for such families, inspired by nature.

Southern Bypass: An upcoming and lavish area of Kolkata is Southern Bypass. Being connected by EM Bypass is the easiest way to travel to any part of the city. This locality is known for several commercial establishments such as malls, ATM, banks, shops, markets and many more. It is close to the hub of hospitals like Ruby Hospital, AMRI hospital and more. This locality has the best forms of transportation connecting it to the rest to the city with the Shahid Khudiram Metro Station in the vicinity as well as access to local trains. In the coming years, the Airport-Garia metro line will make travel all the more convenient. The closeness to EM Bypass makes everything easily accessible, with malls like Acropolis, Metropolis and Wood Square Mall close by. Nirvana is one of the most peaceful and luxurious projects comprising row houses, close to the Southern Bypass. Another lavish project in the vicinity is Ozone, a sprawling property with 7 towers, housing spacious apartments.

EM Bypass: Considered the lifeline of travel in the city, the area around EM Bypass has developed over the years to become a hub of commercial business which led to many lavish residential developments as well, like Zen, a serene residential complex and The Address, another lavish property, near Science City. Well-connected to the city with all possible amenities & facilities at a short distance, access to schools, hospitals, malls, the airport and more is always there which makes living in the heart of the city truly a boon for many.

The above localities prove that Kolkata has always been and continues to grow as a city that nurtures families, helps you grab better opportunities and lead an easy-going life, without worrying about much. Srijan Realty, one of the top real estate developers in Eastern India has many projects and continues to build real estate properties in Kolkata, having seen the potential of the standard of living in the city. To know more about real estate in Kolkata, visit

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