This historical town housing the airport is a thriving hotspot for apartments, offices, villas and senior living homes in gated enclaves

AIRPORT PROXIMITY:

The nondescript village of Devanahalli in Bengaluru Rural district, shot into prominence with the airport coming up in its vicinity. Old localities around Devanahalli town and Doddaballapur Road are witnessing large-scale development of residential property, holiday resorts and hotels. The planned Peripheral Ring Road (PRR) and the widened roads in the vicinity have spurred commercial office spaces, hospitality and healthcare.

A RESIDENTIAL HUB:

For the frequent fliers employed in the tech parks around Hebbal and Hennur Road, and those working in the swank offices along the IVC Road and Yelahanka, living near the airport is convenient. Twobedroom units at Devanahalli are available for around Rs 50-70 lakhs, while plots are in the range of Rs 1,5003,200 per sq ft depending on the amenities offered.Premium villas are priced at Rs 1 crore and above.

READY FOR SENIOR LIVING:

Besides the airport, the many hospitals on Bellary Road leading to the airport have made living here safe and comfortable for senior citizens, with several established developers setting up exclusive senior living and retirement homes in the vicinity.