Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

Jaipur- from Pink city to a global phenomenon

By Ankan Subscribe to RSS | January 23rd 2012 | Views:
loading
 
  



Jaipur, known worldwide as the Pink city, is one of India’s fastest growing cities and an emergent name in the very competitive real-estate market. Jaipur is the capital city of the state of Rajastan and was founded on 18th November 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. This formerly sleepy capital has an estimated 3.9 million residents and is fast emerging as a significant business center with all resources of a metropolitan city. Jaipur has the distinction of being one of the most thoughtfully planned cities of India and being a sustainable, self-dependent haven even though located in the semi-desert lands of the desert state of Rajastan.

With a boom in the Indian real-estate scene, Jaipur was largely ignored since the city did not have the traditional ‘ingredients’ that would interest a MNC or other large organizations to set up shop here. However, the city was already a focal point of tourism and received record visits from International and local tourists. Attractions like the Palace quarter enclosing a sprawling palace complex (Hawa Mahal), formal gardens and a small lake, Nahargarh Fort- which was the residence of the King Sawai Jai Singh II, the observatory- Jantar Mantar (one of the World Heritage Sites) and a host of other attractions and structures elevate Jaipur to be a city drenched in its own history and thus immensely appealing to the wider tourist audience. Plus, the people here are told to be especially hospitable, the food- in a league of its own and the desert settings-almost perfect.

In the 2008 Conde Nast Traveler Readers Choice Survey, Jaipur was ranked the 7th best place to visit in Asia and in a similar poll it was ranked third amongst twelve major Indian cities. The city plays host to mega-events such as the Jaipur Jewelry Show and Jaipur Literature Festival that offers an opportunity for like minded people from across the world to congregate here thereby giving Jaipur a sauve and cosmopolitan image. The very elegant Sawai Mansingh Cricket stadium located here plays host to several international matches and is commented upon as one of the best such facility available in India.

Of course, all this attention on Jaipur would mean that it would finally catch the eye of the corporate sector and its transformation would be imminent. The infrastructural facilities of this city are developing at a rapid pace and in many surveys, surpass those of larger cities like Hyderabad, Delhi and Kolkata. The city is experiencing rapid expansion with new areas of the desert being reclaimed every year to be converted into residential and commercial spaces. Jaipur now boasts of International living standards with well planned suburbs, colonies, parks etc, maintained by the very efficient JDA (Jaipur Development Authority). The people of Jaipur experience an urban lifestyle through the various Malls, Multiplexes, MNC restaurants and eateries, galleries etc, with many more of such facilities in the pipeline.

Jaipur today is a far cry from its humble beginnings. The city has one of India’s best planned and maintained road network with multi-story flyovers and traffic lights with closed circuit cameras. The ultra modern Tech Park, built by the Mahindra Group is already operational and attracting a stream of IT related initiatives. The Jaipur International Airport is a beautiful and progressive complex that connects this city to the rest of the world. Soon, Jaipur will also be home to an International Convention Center, a world-class Golf course and a fully equipped film city along the Agra highway area.

Some other Infrastructural attractions of Jaipur include-

Reserve Bank of India and many other prominent International banks

India’s largest integrated IT SEZ- Mahindra World City

Development planned by Jurong Constructions Singapore spanning nearly 3,000 acres that has already attracted commitments from such companies as Infosys, TCS, Wipro, Tech Mahindra, ISYS BPO Services, Truworth and Deutsche Bank.

A proposed World Trade Park with its own luxury hotel, business halls and facilities for international brands to showcase their wares.

Sawai Mansingh Hospital, SDMH (Durlabhji Hospital) and Fortis Hospital are among the most famed hospitals of Jaipur.

Jaipur has been traditionally known for its marble and metal industries and is still a beacon in these areas. The city’s strong banking roots emerge from its wealthy and enterprising community of native bankers, particularly the Jain and the Marwaris. Jaipur has been ranked a commendable 31st amongst the 50 Emerging Global Outsourcing Cities. Segment leaders such as Infosys and Genpact have already established BPOs here that are running successfully and thus, generating more investment from their owners. Some of the major companies present here include- MICO, Coca Cola, IBM, Ericsson and Zuberi Engineering Company.

Truly, Jaipur is an emergent success story, a saga that is still very much in its initial stages and has a long long way to go. The city looks towards a strong future, secure in the fact that its Pink city status has transpired into solid gold.

for more visit : findghar.com

Ankan - About Author:
Name - Ankan , Emailid - ankankd@gmaqil.com ,website - www.findghar.com

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:
http://www.articleside.com/real-estate-articles/jaipur-from-pink-city-to-a-global-phenomenon.htm

Related Real Estate Articles Subscribe to RSS

Real estate listing with Discount realtor
Published by Jim Shoun on May 3rd 2012 | Real Estate
How much do you understand the advantages of real estate listing as For Sale By Owner? Well, list of...
 
Why need estate agents for realty investments
Published by Glyn Jones on December 23rd 2011 | Real Estate
The real estate agents have a huge list of database and they can give you some better information ab...
 
Find realtors, and real estate market advice on my-realestates.com
Published by Samuel on February 3rd 2012 | Real Estate
The largest directory of real estate brokers on the internet now makes it easy for you to find real ...
 
Rising investments in Bangalore real estate
Published by Prop Tiger on July 4th 2012 | Real Estate
The Bangalore commercial market has witnessed a healthy transaction activity throughout the month of...
 
Mohali real estate- the right time to seize the opportunity of profitable investment options
Published by Deepti on April 11th 2012 | Real Estate
Mohali is fast turning into the next Gurgaon or Noida. This city with its growing developments is no...
 
Penang: the property hotspot in real estate Malaysia
Published by Jeevan Nanthan on April 6th 2012 | Real Estate
Also, the high end condos and homes at Batu Ferringhi and Tanjong Bungah have helped in making Penan...
 
Real estate investment at Riggsbee Farm
Published by Steve Elloy on January 17th 2012 | Real Estate
The bankrupt economy of Greece and the clueless future of the EU have taken the international market...
 
Know something about the Carson Valley Real estate
Published by Dany on August 3rd 2012 | Real Estate
Having been located in the County of Douglas, the Carson Valley is a beautiful place somewhere at an...
 
Port Washington NY Real estate is a boom for investors
Published by on July 14th 2012 | Real Estate
Investors whether they are small or big, always looks for an opportunity and many of they are contin...
 
Cape Coral real estate has no comparison
Published by Anne Mary on January 11th 2012 | Real Estate
Cape Coral stands comparison with any other city within the state of Florida. They might all have th...
 
Investment options in residential real estate in India
Published by Deepti on April 17th 2012 | Real Estate
Having your dream home for a perfect life is not a tough thing to achieve now. The residential real ...
 
Real estate in India- an ideal destination
Published by Deepti on April 16th 2012 | Real Estate
The real estate of the country significantly contributes to its economy. The Indian realty contribut...
 
Assistance from a good estate agency is essential in property investment
Published by Glyn Jones on January 4th 2012 | Real Estate
The estate agents can help you with the property dealings. They can make it really very easy for you...
 
Two popular loan types offered in real estate Malaysia
Published by Rick Foster on March 28th 2012 | Real Estate
Home buyers usually find it difficult to arrange the funds that buying a new home requires. Many a t...
 
Beverly Hills real esBeverly Hills real estate agent is simply the finest picktate agent is simply the finest pick
Published by Jim Corbet on June 7th 2012 | Real Estate
Beverly Hills real estate agent is considered to be the best when it comes to offering the finest de...
 
Kelowna real estate is the best properties of Canada
Published by Warner on April 23rd 2012 | Real Estate
Kelowna real estate is the most reputed name when it comes to purchasing a residence in the locality...
 
Get authentic and reliable real estate renting company
Published by Abhay Singh on January 7th 2012 | Real Estate
Rapid industrialization and urbanization is paving the way for more and more demand for flats and ot...
 
Real estate agents with a touch
Published by Loo821ql on January 19th 2012 | Real Estate
People look for types of businesses that can help them climb the ladder faster, but the truth is if ...
 
Real estate advancements in Houston
Published by Brad Hermes on May 9th 2012 | Real Estate
Just as in other United States global cities, Houston real estate market is proving to be a very unp...
 
How KORAMANGALA became very new real estate destination in Bangalore
Published by Prop Tiger on June 9th 2012 | Real Estate
At time localites used to call Koramangala 'Sollemangala'. It had been a village and was thought-abo...