Chandkheda is a serene locality in the northern part of Ahmedabad and is situated close to the River Sabarmati. Owing to infrastructure development plans launched in the locality by the Gujarat Government and its proximity to major areas like Sabarmati, Kalpana Nagar, Nigam Nagar and Tragad, the area has developed into a good residential locality and is bustling with modern real estate projects.
Many notable offices are located in the neighbourhood including Indian Oil Corporation, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited, Gujarat Housing Board and Indylogix Solutions. Popular localities in Chandkheda include Jasudnagar, Ravi Kunj, Sakal and New .
Chandkheda is bordered by important roads that render smooth connectivity to other major places of the city. It has the Sardar Patel Ring Road in the North, the Sarkhej- Highway in the West and the 132 Feet Ring Road in the South. The Bus Rapid Transit System, Ahmedabad has been extended to Chandkheda. Shivshakti Nagar and Chandkheda are important BRTS stops in the locality.
Railway Station is 1.9 kilometres (5-minute drive) from this locality via Tragad Road and the IOC Road. D-Cabin Railway Station (0.75 km), Chandlodiya Railway Station (8.1 km) and Sabarmati Railway Station (6.3 km) are other important stations near the area. Sardar Vallabhai Patel International Airport (14 km) is a 20-minute drive from Chandkheda.
SSRV, Divine Child International School, Bachpan a play School, Leaf International School, B S High School, Manikrupa School, Podar International School, Tapovan Vatsalyadham School, Kendriya Vidyalaya, New Little Flower School, Sabarmati Hindi High School and New Gayatri Vidyalaya are some prominent educational institutions in the area.
Shopping malls in and around Chandkheda include Orange Mall, Vitthal the Mall, Alpha One Shopping Mall, R3 Mall, Central Mall, 10 Acres Shopping Mall and Reliance Mart.
Hospitals and Banks
Netra Jyoti Eye and ENT Hospital, Jeevandeep Hospital, Orthopaedic and Surgical Hospital, Parth General Hospital, Divyajot Eye Hospital and Chitra Hospital are some of the healthcare centres in the area.
Chandkheda has branches of Axis Bank, State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, HDFC Bank, Central Bank of India, Bank of Baroda, Corporation Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Canara Bank in its vicinity.
Real Estate in Chandkheda
Rapid industrialisation and gradual advancements in the field of infrastructure have led to the increase in the number of residential projects in the area. Sreenath elopers, Group, Greenland Developers, Parshwanath elopers, Group, Group and s are some of the renowned developers in the locality. Presently, there are 21 ongoing projects in the area and 6 are due for possession in 2014.
Some commendable projects in Chandkheda are Lotus by Shreenath Developers, Landmark Greens by Greenland Developers, Metrocity by Parshwanath, Sharan Residency by Rushabhdev infrastructures and Swarnim Square by s. The unit sizes in the locality range from 675 sq. ft. to 4527 sq. ft. The average property price in Chandkheda is Rs. 2600 per sq. ft. with the maximum and minimum property prices being Rs. 6000 per sq. ft. and Rs 2000 per sq. ft. respectively.
Property rates in Chandkheda have risen by upto 14.6% in last 6 months.