Infra Projects: With an integrated model of development implemented in Thane, the city offers amazing connectivity to both Western and Eastern suburbs of Mumbai along with connectivity options to Navi Mumbai. Owners of flats in Thane enjoy from good connectivity with the existing network of roadways that connects Mumbai with Thane, the Eastern Freeway, Ghodhbunder Road, NH-8, Thane-Belapur Road, Mumbai-Nashik Highway, SCLR and JVLR.
Along with the existing infrastructural landscape, the region is set to receive considerable upgrades in the next ten years that would be the key to upcoming projects in Thane. The key focus areas for development include provision for uninterrupted power supply, easing of traffic by developing flyovers/bridges, widening roads and establishing connectivity to other parts of Mumbai through metro corridor etc. The Thane Municipal Corporation aims at an all-round development of the city by increasing open spaces, road network, and providing civic amenities to the locals of the city. The scheme proposes a developmental path that will significantly improve the scope of commercial as well as residential projects in Thane.
Thane enjoys the status of being a free district1 in Maharashtra that invites significant commercial activities in the area including small and medium enterprises, chemical zone, IT sector, and port-based activities. The sprawling Thane facility recently launched by Tata Consultancy Services houses 30,000 employees. It offers ease of access and good connectivity options to the emerging IT hub of Airoli. Further, multiple companies and manufacturing units set up at the Ghodbunder road enables the residents of Thane with ample work opportunities. With such business ecosystem already in place, Thane opens up multiple employment opportunities to its residents.
Quality education, an important factor, remains one of the primary concerns for every family. Thane houses over 60 different schools and over 5 distinguished engineering, law and medical colleges that offer quality education and a suitable learning environment for its residents. To name a few, Smt. Sulochanadevi Singhania School, Lodha World School, C.P. Goenka International School and Hiranandani Foundation School are some of the best educational institutions that offer quality education.
When it comes to social opportunities, shopping, and entertainment, Thane offers one of the best infrastructures. From malls to nightclubs, Thane houses various developments with many activities for socializing, entertainment, hotels, and recreation to its residents. Surrounded by the Yeoor and Parsik hills, Thane is also well-known for its natural attractions and numerous beautiful lakes in the vicinity of the area, offering its residents with a perfect blend of modern as well as natural environment to live in.
Livability Quotient of Thane:
As per a recent survey conducted by the Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Thane ranked 6th2 on the livability quotient, out of 111 cities where the survey was conducted. With such high livability quotient, that outclasses multiple other growing suburbs in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region, Thane with a potential for amazing infrastructural growth offers a good lifestyle for its residents.