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Under the hood

Howrah, once regarded as the Manchester of Bengal, is an industrial city located on the bank of Hoogli River with a history that goes back nearly 500 years. The name Howrah comes from the Bengali term for a wetland, Haor. today the city is flourishing with a lot of industrial and agricultural activity. Reputed educational institutions such as the Don Bosco School and the Asian international school are nestled amongst the residential property in howrah

residential property in howrah is located close to work

The reputed 'om dayal group of institutions' has set up establishments here, adding to the attraction of the area. Although a city officially on its own, it has grown into one huge urban agglomeration with Kolkata. Located on the west bank of the river Hoogli, the two cities are connected by four bridges namely: the Howrah bridge, Vidyasagar Setu, Vivekanada Setu, and the Nivedita Setu. The simplicity of the people with the tradition and culture intact is what makes the place a popular tourist attraction.
  • The Neighbours

    howrah properties are home to a diverse community of art lovers and common mixed populace
  • What You Will Find

    A city where people dwell in its own culture, art and history
  • Living It Up

    art and history museums, grand temples and ghats
  • What You Will Not Find

    property in howrah are not close to extravagant nightlife or clubs
  • The Locality Scape

    A property for sale in howrah could range from independent homes to apartments
  • Find Joy In

    The heritage and culture of bengal

a multicultural mix of people

Howrah makes a culturally rich yet complex city with some of the best neighbourhoods. The areas boast of people from all walks of life coming into the city for work
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    4,349 / sq ft
    Avg. price (1,2,3,3+ bhk)
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    24,111 / month
    Avg. rent (2,3,3+ bhk)

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