Chennai property market
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In a latest report revealed by a real estate firm, it is said that the Chennai’s real estate market has shown a steady growth in recent years, especially across the residential sector. Due to many fast infrastructural developments and new announcements in the housing sector, the property market of the city has shown firm progress of 15% overall for the third quarter of 2018, says report. This means that there is a higher demand and better market dynamics in the residential sector across the city.

The report said, “40% of the new residential supply catered to the affordable housing segment, i.e. units priced lower than Rs. 40 lakhs. However, overall supply went up to 4, 850 units in Q3 2018 as compared to 4, 200 units in Q2 2018 which indicates growth of 15%,”

It further added that the city also saw the highest number of new supply addition as compared to other cities like Pune, MMR, and Bangalore. Property sale also went up with an increase of 8% in this period in Chennai showing that more and more home buyers are ready to invest in the city’s residential real estate market.

“Property sales went up to 2, 925 units from 2, 700 units in this period. 33% of new launches were in the mid-range category, i.e. units priced between Rs. 40-80 lakhs and 25% of launches were in the ultra-luxury and luxury segments i.e. above 80 lakhs.” Report revealed.

Looking at the top localities of Chennai, Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR) and East Coast Road (ECR) emerged as the most sought-after areas to invest among home buyers. Because of their thriving neighbourhood, the real estate market is sought-after among home seekers. Also, flourishing location and well-built infrastructure, many top realtors have entered these localities and are coming up with their high-end as well as premium projects.