Whitefield is a booming cityscape. The place is a connection point where you can get access from most parts of the cities. The road transportation and BMTC have expanded their heightened service considering the rising population in Whitefield. The increasing residential value in Whitefield and the luxurious apartment complexes like Prestige Waterford demands a traffic free, congestion free commutation facility.
Bangalore Metro is the first metro in the southern part of India to have an underground section. Currently, the Phase 1 of the Bangalore Metro is running successfully connecting major industrial corridors. The Purple Line or the Phase II of the Nammo Metro is being constructed to fulfil the demand of high-end connectivity.
The Nammo Metro is a promise of development. Metro Service is acknowledged as primary drivers of economic settlement in the suburbs of Bangalore. The Karnataka government has assured that by December 2021 the 170km long phase 2 of the Bangalore Metro will start functioning. The 42.53 Km long purple metro line will connect Whitefield from the eastern periphery of Bangalore to the southwestern part of Bangalore. Out of the 37 proposed stations, 17 stations are operational and 20 stations are under construction.
The metro line begins from the south side of Bangalore Chennai Railway line and crosses Kasturinagar road and Outer Ring road and reaches the Old Madras road. From here the purple line passes through Whitefield road and crosses the median of Whitefield and touches ITPL and Whitefield Satya Sai Ashram. Moreover, the metro line will connect Whitefield and Electronic city increasing the scope of retail markets. The 14 stations inculcated to this corridor are:
Now, let us see how Metro Connectivity will help the Bangalore city to build the economic sector.
In Bangalore, the Metro project has helped to revamp a high profile urban mobility by building high-speed corridors. In case of Whitefield city, the upcoming metro project will connect localities, helping social and civic quarters like the real estate sector, educational sector, health infrastructure and entertainment zone to prosper relentlessly.
The metro project will also help micro-markets to get access to the cities, thus helping them to expand their sectors. It will also help the outskirts of cities to connect easily with high-profile urban markets like Whitefield.
The tourism sector will also get a push if the metro gets ready in Whitefield. Whitfield is known as a shopping zone and also the green foliage closer to Whitefield has enhanced the tourist flow. But congestion in the road has limited tourists to enjoy the manifold of entertainment in Bangalore. Once the metro connectivity gets aligned through Whitefield, it will solve the problem of unorganized and chaotic traffic that spoils the glamorous city vibe.
Metro Services can highly affect the employment sector. Top IT giants and industries like Hindustan Unilever, Tata Consultancy Services, UST Global, Capgemini, and several other multinational corporations have ambitiously raised their heads eyeing on the metro connectivity. Heightened Township projects like Prestige Shantiniketan are now equipped with top MNCs.
The high-end real estate giants like Prestige Group Builders and Sobha Limited have extended their projects towards Whitefield considering the boundless scope of development. Prestige Shantiniketan Tech Park, Prestige Waterford are two enormous projects that have flourished considering the metro connectivity.
Once the metro gets functional, people will be able to commute safely across cities without getting delayed due to gridlocks. NRIs have booked under construction apartments considering the scope of future investment in Whitefield. Metro will definitely cut the peak hour bottleneck across cities.
The connectivity quotient of the city is an overriding factor to be looked upon while buying the property. The flourishing of the real estate sector shows the unrelenting aura of the development in Whitefield.
Whitefield is the fastest growing city in Bangalore. The upcoming Phase II of the metro has increased the residential value of Whitefield, and well-equipped social and civic amenities shows that the future of investment in Whitefield is safe and secure. If you are looking for a residential spot, the connectivity and social infrastructure of the region will be your first priority. If a city possesses metro service, it will promise a brightened city life where amenities seem to be much closer than expected.