Navi Mumbai is one of the largest planned cities in the world with New Panvel, Kalamboli, Kharghar, Vashi and Nerul as smaller townships built in the city. The planning of Navi Mumbai was started in 1971, headed by Charles Correa and R. K. Jha. However, major development started only after 1992 once a commuter railway line from Mankhurd to Vashi was established. Navi Mumbai has witnessed a colossal growth in economic activities in the last two decades and now houses headquarters of some of the best software companies including TCS, Patni Computer System, D Core Projects & Technologies Ltd, Wipro Ltd, L&T InfoTech, IGATE and Hewitt Associates
Navi Mumbai is well connected to major cities like Kalyan (via Kalyan Shilphata Road), Pimpri Chinchwad (via Mumbai Pune Expressway), Pune (via Mumbai Pune Expressway) and Lonavala (via Mumbai Pune Highway). Navi Mumbai Municipal Transport (NMMT) and Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) buses ply through this city to various places like Mumbai, Kalyan, Badlapur, Panvel and Dombivali, Vashi, Nerul and Kharghar. Railway Stations in the city are at Vashi, Panvel, Nerul and Belapur.
Real Estate in Navi Mumbai has been developed quite strategically by the City and Industrial Development Corporation (CIDCO), with a purpose to decongest Mumbai. The plan has been executed magnificently as the city now witnesses an increase in development of residential and commercial properties.
Prominent builders in this city include, Godrej Builders, Shapoorji Pallonji, The Wadhwa Group, Hiranandani and Indiabulls. Some of the key real estate projects in Navi Mumbai are Radhey Heritage by Radhey Properties, Patel Residency by Qualcomm, Balaji Aangan by M P Group, Sainagar by Super Construction, Riverside by Kalpataru, Sonata by Tulsi Construction, Harmony by Satyam Developers, Gaj Avenue by Guj Buildcon and The Pearl by Omkar Krupa Builders.
Ryan International Group of Institutions, Apeejay School, Avalon Heights International School, Fr. Agnel Multipurpose School and Junior College, Delhi Public School, New Horizon Scholars School are some reputed schools and colleges
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