Chromepet is situated in the southern part of Chennai and is a part of Tambaram Taluk of Kanchipuram district. The area is 20 kilometres away from the Chennai city and is home to the famous institute, Madras Institute of Technology. Localities like Pallavaram, Nagappa Nagar, Gandhi Nagar, Lakshmipuram, Ranga Nagar and Tambaram lies in close proximity of Chromepet.
Chromepet has many industries located in close proximity such as Ponds India Ltd, Heidelberg and TTK Healthcare.
Chromepet is located on the Grand Southern Trunk (NH 45) that connects it to Nungambakkam and Guindy.The Pallavaram-Perungudi bypass road connects Chromepet with Nanganallur, Adambakkam, Medavakkam, Madipakkam, Perungudi and Velacheri. At a driving distance of 7 kilometres lies the Chennai International Airport, Thirusoolam.
Chromepet railway station is one of the nearest railway stations that caters to the neighbouring areas of Chromepet, Chitlapakkam, etc.
Schools and Hospitals
Some of the well-known schools and colleges in Chromepet are Smt. Ramkuwar Devi Fomra Vivekananda Vidyalaya Junior College, Priya High School, Jordans International Preschool, N. S. N. Matriculation Higher Secondary School and Sri Ayyaswamy Aiyar High School.
B S Hospital, Deepam Health Care Centre, Maruthi Medical Centre, Saraswati Hospital, R.K Nursing Home and L.V. Clinic are some of the hospitals in the locality.
Real Estate in Chromepet
In the last few years, the locality has witnessed a boom in the residential segment. To meet the rising demand, numerous builders have launched their projects here such as Sekaran Realities, Meridian Realtors, Viswam Homes, Cornerstone, Hitech Properties and Shri Krishna Builders. Average price of apartment in this locality is Rs 4,891 per sq.ft. Unit size of apartments range from 553 sq. ft. to 1,710 sq. ft. Currently, 26 projects are under construction and 5 are due for possession in 2014.
Property rates in Chromepet have risen by upto 12.6% in last 6 months.
Some of the recently launched projects in Chromepet, that you might be interested in, are Ivy Crest, Sri Sai Homes.