Konnagar is a prominent residential suburb in Kolkata and has experienced rapid development in recent times. Demand for property in Konnagar has shot up in recent times on account of the development of premium residential projects in the locality. The real estate market is dominated by builders like Keventer, Sugam Griha, RDB Group, Merlin Group and Vibgyor among others. The property market usually witnesses the availability of 1, 2, 3 and 4 BHK homes that are sized between 440 and 1300 sq. ft. on an average. Average property prices of homes stand at around Rs 2, 567 per sq. ft. in the locality.vPlaces like Madhyamgram, Tangra, Alipore, Sonarpur, Behala, Santoshpur, Sodepur, Ballygunge, Rajarhat New Town and Dum Dum. The area is home to several educational institutions like Sri Aravind Vidyapith, Mother International School, Satyabharati School, Nabagram Vidyapith, Nabagram Hiralal Paul Balika Vidyalaya, Nabagram High School, Nagendra Nath Kundu Vidyamandir, Xavier’s English Schools, Rishra Vidyapith Unit 2, Techno India Group of Public School-Konnagar, Panihati Girls School, Vidyasagar Primary School, JP Primary School, Satadal Girls School and Gospel Home School.
Leading hospitals in the area include the Sadan O Sishu Mangal Pratisthan, Upasam Nursing Home, Seva Sadan Hospital, ESOPD Hospital, Hindmotor Hospital, Balaram Hospital, Nibedita Multi-Disciplinary Hospital, Park Lions Hospital and the Kamala Roy Hospital among several others.