The history of social evolution is the living proof that the importance of any geographic location is directly proportional to the amenities available. For the cave men, those might have been food and shelter, but for the modern Gen Y, it has magnified to accessibility, quality of air, vicinity of schools, colleges, entertainment centres, and many others. The list is endless.
The above fact stands true when we talk about Hebbal. Located in north Bangalore, Hebbal is called as the Northern Gateway of Bangalore. It is because, it is fast emerging strategically and has become one of the most happening regions in the city. A good number of housing projects, apartment complexes, shopping malls and commercial ventures are growing around Hebbal’s famous swirling flyover, which is making the place a glue for real estate investors. The vacant land around Hebbal lake are now becoming the high-rise building plots which might match the grandeur of Hebbal’s renowned twin towers. A large number of builders and developers are in the process of starting their housing projects in Hebbal, and some had already started such as DRK Infra Projects, Godrej Properties, Brigade Group, Century Group, Puravankara Projects, Renaissance Holdings, Developers Private, Narayana Apartments, Sterling Developers, Eco Land Constructions, Deccan Group, Unishine Group, Embassy Group and Simran Builders and Developers.
The reasons for the sudden boom of Hebbal as the cream de la cream of the real estate industry of Bangalore can be cited to many. Firstly, Hebbal is situated 25kms from Bangalore International Airport and 10kms from Majestic along the junction of the busy Bangalore i.e., Hyderabad Highway and Outer Ring Road. Also, Hebbal inter connects some of the busiest roads in the city. Thirdly, Hebbal have the most recognized institutions of the city such as Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Veterinary College, University of Agricultural Sciences Farm, Baptist Hospital, Kendriya Vidyalaya and Columbia Asia Hospital. Nayagrama, the colony for the houses of the judges of High Court is also located at Hebbal.
As Hebbal is the connection of many major areas of Bangalore, therefore, a large group of population and migrants search for their homes in and around Hebbal. It will help the residents to travel from the one place to another through easy conveyance. Therefore, it has become the prime location of properties in Bangalore.
Manyata Tech Park and Kirloskar Tech Park are the two major tech parks because of which many migrants who are working on this tech parks have shifted to Hebbal because the tech parks are nearby to Hebbal and the conveyance cost will be very less.
A quick stroll into the lanes in Hebbal and one will notice that there are several standalone houses as well, which have been a significant contributor of the rental industry of Bangalore. The area coming us as a resident’s paradise and simultaneously becoming a favourite ground for the investment of commercial properties is a continuous cycle, which means the growth of one can be cited to the other. However, who came first, the chicken or the egg is hard to tell.