Living in the metropolitan city? that’s just about everything done for you. The NCR region around Delhi, is fast attaining the gleam of the main city. The NCR cities are developing and almost amongst the fastest growing. We are talking about the 2 emerging stalwarts- Ghaziabad and Faridabad. If you have already made up in your mind that one of these two cities is the best, you might not be interested in reading ahead. But it might come handy for those who are going through a dilemma. Yes, we agree there are a number of factors that a person looks for before zeroing upon a city and give it that ‘best’ title, so here we are listing the most important ones that one considers.
Let’s understand better about these cities which form a part of NCR region.
Faridabad is well-connected to Delhi and NCR as can be seen with metro operational covering length and breadth of the city in all corners.
On the other hand, Ghaziabad is yet to experience the metro although the work is in progress. Other public conveyance or own vehicle is feasible if you’re living in Ghaziabad.
Metro line from Ghaziabad: Blue line connects Ghaziabad till Vaishali
Metro line from Faridabad: Violet line connects Faridabad till Escorts Mujesar
Residential projects can be seen developing more in Ghaziabad as compared to Faridabad. One of the major reasons that property experts understand is employment opportunities for any region to gain traction.
Rent rates are comparatively low in Faridabad while Ghaziabad is seen as a good option for investment.
Housing Societies in Ghaziabad: Ashiana Upvan, IRS Society
Housing Societies in Faridabad: Omaxe Heights, The Pranayam Apartments
The economy of Ghaziabad depends majorly on the industries set up in the city such as apparel, transportation equipment, pottery, tobacco production, industrial machinery and all sorts of electrical & electronic goods.
On the other hand, Faridabad boasts of one of the largest export house, Shahi Exports apart from industries including mechanical and engineering verticals.
Industries in Ghaziabad: Anmol Industries, Rimaco Industries
Industries in Faridabad: Escorts Group, Havell’s
Whether Faridabad or Ghaziabad, people prefer going to Delhi or Gurgaon as there are more entertainment options in the latter cities. There are, however, numerous cafes & restaurants that serve as hangout spots, family get-togethers, chilling sessions with friends or an evening all by yourself. Both Ghaziabad & Faridabad have a couple of pubs however they don’t see much footfall.
Cafes & Pubs in Ghaziabad: Liquor House Bar & Kitchen, The Reader’s Café, Time Out Café
Cafes & Pubs in Faridabad: Café Parmesan, Folks Brewpub, Geoffrey’s, Tama Brewery
A stress-buster for some, fun for others, everybody loves to indulge in some leisure activities. Shopping, movies, clubs and recreational activities form an important part of our lives.
Both Faridabad and Ghaziabad fall right into place when it comes to picking up from these choices.
Malls in Ghaziabad: Shipra Mall, The Opulent Mall
Considering the benefits of good connectivity like time-saving travelling, nearby convenience and price advancement of properties in the near future, current time seems to be great for buying a property at any of these places. The travel time is expected to be slashed to 1/3rd by using this highway, thereby easing traffic pressure on NH-58, NH-24 and NH-2 falling in Delhi Region. Presently, commuters from Meerut, Ghaziabad and Hapur have to take these ways to reach Agra and Faridabad.
Currently, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida and Noida are connected with Faridabad through NH-2 and NH-24 that are highly populated areas.
We hope that clears your dilemma! Pick the NCR that suits your convenience and feasibility, is what we say!
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