Grand Southern Trunk Road (GST) is one of the three most important roads in Chennai, others being Old Mahabalipuram Road [OMR], and East Coast Road [ECR]. It starts from Guindy and extends up to Chengalpattu and beyond. Part of it falls under Chennai Municipal Corporation while most of it remains outside its purview. This road touches quite a few major localities likeAllandur, Nanganallur, Pallavaram, Chengalpattu etc.
GST Road not only has a presence of commercial and residential zones along its stretch but also connects Chennai International Airport giving it an edge over ECR and OMR Real Estate Investment. Chennai is mostly a market for end users, and GST road is the hotspot for real estate development and investment. This area is developing rapidly and has been labeled as a growth corridor of Chennai. There has been a rapid development of IT/ITeS industries along this corridor. This, in turn, has facilitated growth of residential sectors in this area. [Read more…]