Located in the southern part of the city, Kasba is a suburb of Kolkata. The name Kasba denotes “a hamlet” in Bengali. The area is surrounded by Dhakuria, Haltu (South) Eastern Metropolitan Bypass and Tiljala (North). Some of the prominent neighbourhoods of Kasba include Salimpur, Park, Selimpur, Vivek Nagar and Sahid Nagar. Real estate in Kasba (India) is witnessing growth due to affordable prices, proximity to all the major business areas in South and good connectivity.
Kasba offers good connectivity via roads, rail and air. Calcutta State port Corporation (CSTC), Surface port Corporation (WBSTC) and private bus operators connect the locality within city limits and to its suburbs. Part of the Golden Quadrilateral project, the city enjoys good connectivity with major cities like Chennai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad and Mumbai. Junction Railway Station is the nearest railway station from the locality. Major railway stations include Railway Station at 7 kilometres (via Dr Sundari Mohan Avenue) and Railway Station at 13 kilometres (via Rash Behari Avenue). Rabindra Sadan Metro Station is 6 kilometres from Kasba (via Rash Behari Avenue). The Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is 22.5 kilometres (via State Highway 1).
Educational institutions around Kasba are South Point High School, Garden High School, Public School, Lake View High School, Mahadevi Birla Shishu Vihar, National High School for Boys, Modern High School for Girls and Army Public School.
Hospitals and Banks
Some of the leading hospitals in Kasba are Fortis Hospital, Pulse Diagnostics Pvt. Ltd., Ruby General Hospital, Apollo Gleneagles Heart Centre, B.M Birla Heart Institute Research Centre and B.P Poddar Hospital & Medical Research Ltd. Major banks in the locality include State Bank of India, Bank, Indian Bank, HDFC Bank, Corporation Bank and Federal Bank.
Shopping Mall and Recreation
Emami Shopper City, The Metro Plaza Shopping Mall, Mall, Forum, Mall, Dakshinapan Shopping Complex and Mall are few shopping destinations around Kasba. Tourist attractions around the region are Science City, Indian Museum, Victoria Memorial, Millenium Park, Armenian Church, Marble Palace, Rabindra Sarovar and Birla Planetarium.
Real Estate in Kasba
Real estate property developers who have made their presence in Kasba are DK Group, Group, Pasari Group, Prabhat Infra Realtors, Group, Orion and Bengal Shelter. Some of the leading real estate projects in Kasba include DK Apartment by DK Group, Sapphire by Group, Roop Katha by Pasari Group, Residency by Prabhat Infra Realtors, Crescent by Group, Exotica by Orion and Saroshi by Bengal Shelter.
The average price of an apartment in Kasba is Rs. 5,587 per sq. ft., the minimum price Rs. 4,300 per sq. ft. and the maximum price Rs. 6,500 per sq. ft. with unit sizes ranging from 825 sq. ft. to 2,030 sq. ft.