Most sought-after localities in and around the Capital City of India

Whether you are planning to buy your first home in the capital or upgrading to a bigger place, the city has several excellent realty options for everyone. With endless career opportunities available in Delhi- NCR; you will always find many people interested in buying a home here. Property prices also tend to rise here consistently, and if you too are looking to purchase a home in Delhi, then there are many suitable locations worth investing.

To help you find a place best suited for your needs in and around Delhi, given below are the most sought-after localities in and around Delhi-NCR:

Malviya Nagar/Saket

Besides being a happening place to live in, this area is also well connected with the help of public transport like the Metro. A suitable residential locality in the South Delhi, it is a great place to live in for both families and the young professionals. The area is best preferred by professionals because office areas in Nehru Place, Kalkaji and Gurgaon can be easily commuted from here. Moreover, the place has a good market area as well with several restaurants and shopping complexes.  One of the most happening shopping malls of the capital, Select City Walk is also located in this region.

Rajender Nagar

Just a short distance away by Delhi Metro from Sarojini Nagar, Connaught Place, etc., the locality is quite famous amongst the residents of Delhi. The area houses several coaching institutes, hence attracting a lot of students to the area. Well connected with public transport too, Rajender Nagar is a great residential colony with several conveniently-located restaurants and garment shops for the residents.

Mayur Vihar

If you want to buy an apartment in Delhi in a well-planned residential area, then Mayur Vihar is a good option. Located in East Delhi, this area is conveniently connected with other well-known hang-out areas of Delhi like Connaught Place and Khan Market. Those who have their offices in Central Delhi find this place a relatively cheaper and convenient option. It is also well connected to places like Noida and Greater Noida.


Those who are tired of the hustle bustle of the Capital city are shifting to spacious and more luxurious housing communities in Gurgaon. There are many who are looking for a flat for sale in Gurgaon, as it’s the city flourishing with employment opportunities. Moreover, if your workplace is situated here, then you can save plenty of your valuable time spent otherwise in commuting back to different localities of New Delhi. Since it is a newly developed area with improving infrastructure, you can find plenty of malls, gyms, cafes, restaurants, etc. It is easier to find a flat for sale in Gurgaon within your budget, as the real estate market here is on the rise.


Boosting of places, like the Film City, DLF Mall of India (the largest mall of the country), etc. – Noida is soon on its way to becoming quite a popular destination. It is well connected via the expressway as well as the Metro to all parts of Delhi. While there are many sectors here which are well developed, there are several which still need to be built. Being an upcoming place, it is a great option for someone looking to buy an apartment on a lower budget or for accruing higher returns later on. It has several malls, schools, markets, etc. It is overall is a great option for those who are searching for an apartment close to the capital.

Dwarka Expressway

If you are looking to buy an apartment primarily for investment purpose, then this area is a good choice. This expressway connecting Delhi and Gurgaon has appreciated in value tremendously over the past few years. With the growth in value, the surrounding areas and apartments too have appreciated in value. The place has many upcoming projects available in varying price range, offering numerous property options for realty buyers.

Besides this, there are various other locations in and around Delhi which might suit your needs such as – Lajpat Nagar, Mukherjee Nagar, Greater Noida, Jangpura and so on. There are also several upcoming projects by developers like Unitech that are worth considering.