Whitefield is not just one of the leading IT hubs in Bangalore but also across Asia. It houses a
large number of industries, malls, IT parks, international schools, and several residential
projects to cater to the demands in this locality. The expatriate population of Whitefield is
considerably high and owes to the rapid growth of IT/ITeS offices, rapid economic and commercial
development in the area. This has led to strong demand for residential developments in the
micro-market specifically for the middle and upper-middle level income groups. The average
apartment prices in Whitefield range from ₹ 3000 to ₹ 8000 per sq. ft. and the average land
prices are ₹ 4000 to ₹ 10000 per sq. ft.
The Whitefield Road via Mahadevapura and Varthur road (aka HAL Old Airport Road) via Marathahalli
are the two major 4-lane roads that connect the center of the city to Whitefield, intersecting
at the Karnataka State Highway 35 (SH-35). The area can be easily reached from any part of the
city via two stretches in KR Puram and Marathalli.
Whitefield also has extensive city bus connectivity with a wide range of services offered by
BMTC. Apart from impeccable roadways, the purple line of the Namma Metro project is proposed to
consist of 36 stations extending from Kengeri in West Bangalore to Whitefield in East Bangalore
Whitefield is peppered with a good dose of reputed & international brands for shopping at the
popular malls such as Phoenix Market City, VR Bangalore, Inorbit Mall, Park Square Mall, and
Forum Shantiniketan with entertainment zones & popular restaurants, making it an ideal
neighborhood. Whitefield also has a great choice of authentic restaurants such as Salt, Maziga,
Toscano, Mainland China, EDGE – Infusion Bar & Kitchen, etc. are among a few popular
restaurants. Whitefield is also among the localities with the highest number of five-star hotels
than any other locality including Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, Vivanta by Taj, Bengaluru
Marriott, and Four Points by Sheraton.
If you are looking for places to party or hang out with friends, then Whitefield has you all
caught up with popular cafes like Blue Tokai, Starbucks, Therpup – A Dog Cafe, Johnny Rockets,
Bloomsbury’s Global Kitchen & Bakehouse, The Ants Cafe & Store, etc. Whitefield is famous for a
few popular microbreweries and bars such as Whitefield Social, The Beer Cafe, Biergarten,
Windmill Crafts, Red Rhino, Alt, Prost Brew Pub, and M Bar.