Mylapore, also known as Thirumayilai is a centrally located area in Chennai. It is situated in the southern part of the city and is one of the oldest localities in the city. It lies between Triplicane and Teynampet in the west and across to the coast in the east. The locality is known for its tree lined avenues, Kapaleeshwar Temple, San Thome Basilica and Ramakrishna Math.
Mylapore, a cultural hub (popular as the birthplace of famous Tamil poet and saint Thiruvalluvar) is amongst the most demanded and preferred residential destination for home buyers.
Mylapore offers smooth connectivity to other major location in Chennai via road and rail. The area is easily approachable via the public transport system such as Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) buses and the Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS). The Thirumyilai Railway Station is the major station on the MRTS network which connects Mylapore to Beach to the north and Velachery to the south. Whereas, the Chetpet railway station is 7.5 kilometers away from here via High Road. The International Airport is located at a distance of 14.7 kilometers via Tiruchi Highway.
Educational Institutions and Hospitals
Lady Sivaswamy r Girls Hr. Sec. School St., Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Senior Sec School, Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Higher Sec School, Raphael's Girls Hr. Sec. School, Rosary Matriculation Higher Secondary School, St Bede's Anglo Higher Secondary School are some of the popular schools located in Mylapore.
Laksha Hospital, A G Eye Care Hospitals, Academy Of Medical Sciences Pvt. Ltd are some of the prominent hospitals in Mylapore.
There are numerous shopping malls and arcades located in and around Mylapore, which includes Citi Center (1.4 km), Home Centre Life Style (1.8 Km), Express Avenue (4.5 Km) and Alsa Mall shopping complex.
Real Estate in Mylapore
Mylapore has a well-built social and physical infrastructure and is among one of the most coveted destinations in the city. Currently, there are 13 ongoing real estate properties in Mylapore and 5 projects are due for possession in 2014. Some of the ongoing projects are Mandaveli by Land Marvel, Serenity by Sreshta, Livia by Livia Spaces and Luz Amor by Appaswamy.
The average real estate price in Mylapore is Rs. 17,200 per sq. ft. with the minimum and maximum property price being Rs. 15,000 per sq. ft. and Rs. 23,000 per sq. ft. respectively.
Property rates in Mylapore have risen by upto 14.9% in last 6 months.