Balewadi has always been a favourite among the Punekars due to the wide roads, cleaner vicinity, proximity to the National Highway, the scenic Mula river and indeed as the hub for Common Wealth Games in 2008. Apart from these, Balewadi is a work in progress city with only 20% of its area utilized, thus giving room to massive growth and progress in the area in the near future. “Balewadi will also boast of a transport hub which will connect Metro, buses and cabs,” says the area corporator.
Large bungalows, spacious residences adorned with greenery, river and conveniences, best describe Balewadi. Situated in the western side of Pune, Balewadi is closely connected to IT parks, other notable roads and not to miss, Balewadi High Street, the place that has something for everyone! The IT sector in the area provides employment to around 3.5 lakh people, contributing immensely to the state’s economy. With all that the place has to offer, Balewadi attracts cosmopolitan way of life and nestles increasing number of youth, HNIs and professionals.
Balewadi houses good institutes, proper health care and has the benefits of a well-planned area, making it an upmarket housing destination in Pune. It also offers a huge share to the sports enthusiasts. Famous for the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, that hosted National Games in 1994 and the 2008 Commonwealth Youth Games, Balewadi will soon witness the second edition of Khelo India Youth Games.
Balewadi is located at a distance of approximately 20 km from the Pune International Airport and 10 km from the Pune Railway Station. Balewadi offers comparatively good rental opportunities and a less crowded atmosphere as compared to the other namely locations. Balewadi, along with the neighbouring areas is planned for major development as part of the Smart Cities Mission initiated by the Government of India in 2015. The area will be developed as a model to be replicated in other parts of the city. These are just a few bonuses of what Balewadi has to offer. Living here feels so much more!