Top 5 advantageous locations to buy flats in Trivandrum

The article describes the top 5 advantageous locations to buy flats in Trivandrum and why these locations are beneficial for home buyers.


Karyavattom is one of the prime locations in the capital city of Kerala. There are innumerable reasons that make this place one of the most sought after destinations for buying flats. First and foremost, this town in the southern part of Kerala boasts of some of the prominent educational institutions like University of Kerala (postgraduate section),  Karyavattom Government College, Engineering College governed by Kerala University, as well as the Lakshmibai National College of Physical Education. It's a proven fact that any location which comprises of top educational institutes in its vicinity tends to grab the eyeballs of potential buyers and this is where Karyavattom scores brownie points. 

The other major factor that makes Karyavattom a popular choice for residential purpose is the presence of Technopark. For the uninitiated, Technopark is India's largest IT and electronics industrial park which consists of over 400 companies, employing more than 50,000 professionals. It's growing by leaps and bounds and this makes Karyavattom as one of the most desired places for people planning to buy flats in Trivandrum. Apart from this, this town has a perfect blend of greenery and modern architecture. Last but not least, the Greenfield multipurpose stadium is also located in Karyavattom which attracts all sports enthusiasts.


Mukkolakkal is another important destination and is quite popular amongst property buyers. It's a beautiful place and is renowned for many temples and other religious places, Mukkolakal Bhagavathy temple is a star attraction and has a rich history enshrined to it. The prestigious St Thomas Residential School is also located in Mukkolakkal region and prepares students for Kerala state board, CBSE and ICSE exams. There are many residential apartment projects in Mukkolakkal that one can explore catering to a range of budgets. For those who are planning to buy flats in Trivandrum, Mukkolakkal is an ideal location. 


Sreekaryam is an area in Trivandrum city which is located 3 km north of Ulloor, on the old National Highway 47 and is about 11 km from Trivandrum central railway station. It's a prime hotspot amongst flat buyers looking to own a flat in Trivandrum city and there are ample factors that justify its popularity. The prestigious College of Engineering Trivandrum (CET) and Loyola school is located in Sreekaryam. The place boasts of many religious sites comprising of churches and temples. 

Like most part of Kerala, Sreekaryam too is nestled amongst the lush green coconut trees and far from a typical hustle and bustle of city life. There are many existing residential projects in the region and a lot of upcoming projects that one can explore. 


A prominent junction in the Trivandrum district, Vellayambalam enjoys close proximity to Trivandrum central railway station and Trivandrum International Airport. Owing to this, Vellayambalam ranks amongst the top for buying residential flats in Trivandrum. 

There are many major factors that make Vellayambalam a dream location for property buyers, within its vicinity one can stumble upon various important sites like colleges, schools, shopping locales, hospitals and many more. Raj Bhavan, the house of the Governor of Kerala, is located here and thus is known as a major landmark, many prominent government offices ranging from KELTRON: Kerala's Electronic hub, Latin Arch Bishop's House, St.Theresa of Lisieux church, Police Headquarters, Trivandrum Planning Board, HSBC bank - the only one in Trivandrum city, KFC-Kerala Financial Corporation, KPCC centre, Kerala Water Authority, Ambedkar Hostel for boys, Air India's District Office, Institute of Engineers Hall. 

During the festival of Onam, this place unleashes its majestic beauty especially at the Yakshi Amma Althara Temple which is built around a huge Banyan tree. A Rajapatha starts from Kowdiar and goes through the Vellayambalam region, the buildings here are beautifully illuminated with ambient lights on the eve of Onam.


Another prime location in the Trivandrum district which is located just 3 kilometres from Trivandrum central railway station and 8 kilometres from Trivandrum International Airport. Due to this particular factor, Vazhuthacaud is a very popular destination and though many properties rates here are exorbitantly high. It's a hub for many major educational as well as cultural institutions like Trivandrum Club, Sree Moolam Club, Subramaniam Hall are located here. The Kerala forest department has its headquarters here. It doesn't end here, Cotton Hills Girls Higher Secondary School, one of the biggest schools in the city is located in Vazhuthacaud.

This place also holds a lot of significance when it comes to places of worship. One can find many religious sites which at times also plays a crucial role when it comes to buying properties. There is a seven century-old temple of Lord Sree Mahaganapathi located at Vazhuthacaud. There are many top residential projects in this location ranging from small budget flats to penthouses, villas etc. It's a hot location and thus many builders in Trivandrum are investing in their projects at Vazhuthacaud due to it's growing commercial and residential needs.