Hennur is an area located in northern part of Bangalore. It is 11.4 kilometers away from Bangalore city via Road and belongs to Bangalore division. It is enclosed by HRBR layouts, Kacharakanahalli, Hormavu and Agara. Once a sleepy village with narrow roads and congested areas, it has now transformed into an active landmark for real estate development with new infrastructural developments. Some of the nearby localities are Kalayn Nagar (3.7 Km), Horamavu (3.8Km) and Banaswadi (5.4 Km).
Being located in the northern extremes of the city, Hennur provides smooth connectivity to other major locations in Bangalore. The Road is only 2.8 Kilometer away and connects the locality to HAL International Airport. The HAL International Airport is 14.5 Kms away from Hennur via Outer Ring Road. The nearest railway station is Banaswadi railway station which is 7.6 kilometers away from the region and City Junction railway station is 20.7 kilometers away.
In addition to these, Road is planned to be widened to a four-lane highway along with a cargo road for the International Airport.
Educational Institutions and Hospitals
Hennur is surrounded by many educational institutions and hospitals. Some good schools in the area are High School, YuvaLok Riha Community School, Sinclars High School and Govt Lower Primary School. The list of colleges includes Hasanath Pre University College, NICC - International College of Media & Design, AMODH D.ED College and City College.
The hospitals providing medical facilities to the residents of Hennur are Shree alakshmi Hospital and Trauma Centre, Divine Hospital, Avian Hospitals, Vasan Eye Care and Feran Hospital.
Shopping Malls and Recreation
Hennur is one of the fastest developing areas of Bangalore with quite a number of shopping malls including the popular Mall and Orion Mall. For recreational purposes, the clubs close to Hennur are Country Club India Limited and Rotary Club of Cantonment. Amruth is the nearest cinema hall. Sundar Hospital and Elizabeth Manor wedding hall are other prominent landmarks. Located along Hebbal, Hennur has garnered plenty of tourist attraction of late on account of the Lake.
Real Estate in Hennur
With many new developments in the area, Hennur witnesses a higher supply of properties in premium segment. Currently, there are 31 ongoing real estate projects in Hennur and 11 projects are due for possession in 2014. Spring Nest by D S Max, Karle Town Centre Zenith BY , Paradise by Enterprises and Springdale by DS Max are some ongoing projects in Hennur and are at various stages of construction.
The average property price in Hennur is Rs. 4,400 per sq.ft., minimum property price is Rs. 3,400 per sq.ft. and maximum property price is Rs. 8,500 per sq.ft. Planned developments, proximity to the city centre and vicinity to the airport is expected to give the locality new dimensions in the coming years. With this, the real estate prices in Hennur are also expected to go up by 15 to 20 percent in coming years.