Perungudi is a city in the Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu. This suburb of Chennai lies about 10 kilometres from the popular town centre of Adyar and is surrounded on two sides by the Old Road and Perungudi lake. Some of the prominent areas in close proximity to Perungudi are Kandanchavadi, Thorappakkam and Palavakkam.
Matrix View Technologies Pvt. Ltd, Arjun Project Services Ltd., Cognizant Technology Solutions, Foton Infotech, HCL Technologies Ltd, Infocache Technologies Pvt Ltd and Bankosys Technologies are some of the prominent companies located here.
Perungudi is strategically located on the Old Road (OMR) and at 4.6 kilometres of driving distance lies Velachery and Thiruvanmiyur. Sholinganallur is 12 minutes away from Perungudi via the OMR. MTC buses are a popular mode of transportation here and connects the locality with Adyar, Saidapet, Tiruvanmiyur and commercial destinations like Tambaram and Saidapet. In addition to this, new Bus routes are planned for this suburb that will connect interior areas of Perungudi like Rajiv Nagar, Kamraj Nagar, Elim Nagar and Telephone Nagar.
The Corporation is planning to construct a new 3.4 kilometres road that will connect Perungudi with Velachery and Taramani MRTS station.
Schools and Hospitals in Perungudi
Schools in Perungudi include Sangford Schools, Montfort School, Laxminarayan English School, Panchayat School, Dass School etc.
Some of the prominent hospitals in the locality are Corporation Dental Hospital, Shree Hospital, CM Hospital, Vee Care Eye Hospital and Savitri Hospital.
Real Estate in Perungudi
Being located close to the IT corridors of Chennai, Perungudi is becoming a popular residential locality among software professionals. Prominent developers working in this locality are Jain Housing, Constructions, Casa Grande, Crescentz Homes, Foundations and Bhaggyam. Sristhi by Kanya Homes, Pothigai Homes by Constructions, Olivia by AJ Developers and Atrium by Urban Tree are among some of the prominent residential properties in Perungudi. Unit size of apartments in this locality ranges from 821 sq. ft. to 3,350 sq. ft. Currently, 14 projects are under construction here and 7 are expected to get possession in 2014.