In this guide: We look at the 4 best Indian cities to l
No other major country in the world is developing as fast as India today. Not even China. India is tipped to become an economic superpower – by surpassing the US as the second biggest economy in the world by 2050 (source). With such a robust, consistent growth predicted, Indian cities are being slowly updated in terms of infrastructure, job and business opportunities, livability, and real estate value.
Today we are looking at 4 Indian cities which are prime locations for you to move in, invest in and settle down for good. The list not only looks at how livable a city is
1. Hyderabad, Telangana
Hyderabad is one of the fastest growing cities in India. A multicultural city has
Transportation and cost of living: Hyderabad was one of the first South Indian cities to ward off private buses into the city. This had a major impact
Safety: According to a World Blaze report – based on low crime rate, Hyderabad is ranked as the 8th most safest city in India.
Real estate: Hyderabad probably might be the most
2. Pune, Maharashtra
Pune is one of the fastest growing tech hubs in all of India. Pune is also blessed with a temperate climate for most of the year. It is the 9th largest metropolis in India and is a heaven for students with
With a vibrant IT market, Pune attracts a large population of highly talented workers and offers the best environment to build a great family life. Ranked as the 2nd best city to live in India, and its proximity to the fashion, entertainment, and financial capital of the state – Mumbai, Pune offers so much more than just a plain old city to its residents.
Transportation and cost of living: Pune has an indigenous Metro service which runs to nearly 55 kms in length. And there are plans to increase the reach to many other parts of the city as well. With no lack of on-demand cabs and rickshaws, Pune is a comfortable city to travel around. The cost of living is pretty much similar when compared to Hyderabad, Telangana.
Safety: Pune is ranked as the 6th safest city in India by World Blaze for an incredibly low crime rate.
Real estate: Pune offers better value to Mumbai – hands down. With
3. Bengaluru, Karnataka
In the 1990s Bengaluru was known as a pensioner’s paradise. Blessed with
However, with such a large influx of people over the past three decades, the city’s infrastructure is crying for massive upgrades on a grand scale. City planners have designed ambitious projects to turn Bengaluru’s infrastructure as one of India’s best. With a vibrant business and tech culture, there is an incredible demand in both affordable and
Transportation and cost of living: Bengaluru gives you the feeling that it is always under construction. With over bridges, flyovers, Metro lines, road widening, lake development work constantly on, Bengaluru always seems very busy. However, to accommodate millions of people, the city is on
Safety: Bengaluru is ranked as the 7th safest city in India with
Real estate value: Bengaluru offers the perfect amalgamation of a booming
4. Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Chennai is a fabulous city known for its culture, art, and cinema. The city also boasts a vibrant IT industry. Chennai is known as the Cultural Capital of Southern India, and rightfully so. With legendary temples spread across the city, and
Chennai’s winter season is among the best, but the same cannot be said about its summer. Being a coastal city, Chennai generates
Transportation and cost of living: Chennai boasts an excellent local bus service which has access to most parts of the city. However, Chennai Metro is the best way to get around the city in air conditioned carriages throughout the year. The cost of living is very similar to it’s South Indian sister cities in Hyderabad and Bengaluru.
Safety: Chennai is voted the 3rd safest city in India for extremely low crime rate and high safety for women and children.
Real estate value: Chennai offers great value in affordable housing and also has a vibrant high end real estate market. Check out the best properties Chennai has to offer here.