Metro connectivity is one of those things that are truly a god’s blessings for an area. It is because of the footsteps of the metro that Noida has come up as not just a residential hotspot but also as a leading IT and industrial hub of NCR. And now, this blessing is going to shower on Noida Extension as Noida-Greater Noida West Metro link is anticipated to be ready by 31st December 2020. Once begun, it will benefit more than 5 lakh home buyers who will take possession of their homes in the coming years.
The total budget allocated for Greater Noida West Metro is ₹ 2,602 crore and the construction work will begin from 2019 onwards.
About the Route of Greater Noida West Metro
There are two links planned on this route by the Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority (GNIDA). The first one will be from Sector 71 to Gaur Chowk in Greater Noida West while the other one will start from Okhla Bird Sanctuary Metro Station on Magenta Line and will end at Sector 142.
9 metro stations are planned on Greater Noida West Metro Line and the entire stretch from Sector 71 to Knowledge Park Metro Station will be a little over 14 km. If the buzz in the town is believed, Greater Noida West Metro Line is going to be fully elevated.
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Population of Greater Noida West
Initially, Greater Noida West was popular as Noida Extension. In fact, many still know it by this name only. The entire region constitutes of 16 villages having a population of 1,07,676 people in 2011 Census. Being a realty hotspot, there is around 3.5 lakh inventory that is either under-construction or would be completed in the next couple of years which will be occupied by over 2 lakh home buyers. After these apartments are fully occupied, the population in this region would rise up to 5 lakhs. Even after all this, it is still lacking public transportation like a dedicated Greater Noida West Metro.
Impact on Greater Noida West’s Real Estate Market
The commencement of Greater Noida West Metro will definitely take the real estate market of this area to a new height. Shortage of public transport was always a great concern for Greater Noida West home buyers. There are only one or two major routes here providing public bus transport facility which is also very limited. Hiring private or shared autos is the only best alternative available. It is one of the biggest reasons that this region is still witnessing a huge pile of unsold inventory.
So, the beginning of Greater Noida West Metro will bring a huge relief for the people residing here. Prospective customers will consider this area as a good option owing to the connectivity provided by Greater Noida West Metro.
Price Appreciation in its Real Estate Market
Greater Noida West Metro is expected to appreciate the price of the sector, such as 1, 2, 3, 4, 10, Knowledge Park V and Eco-Tech 12. All these sectors are in the radius of less than 3 km from the upcoming Greater Noida West Metro. The real estate price has already been increased here just by the announcement of the metro, so once operational, Greater Noida West Metro my appreciate the price by more than 10%.