Located in South Bangalore, BTM Layout is an established residential development. Falling along the Outer Ring Road and adjoining Bannerghatta Main Road, the area is located at a convenient distance from majority of employment hubs in south-eastern markets. BTM stands for Byrasandra, Tavarekere and Madivala, which are adjacent residential markets.
The area is well-planned with maintained road network and infrastructure including abundant facilities catering the needs of the residents such as ATMs, retail outlets, department stores, fitness centres etc.
BTM Layout is really close to some of the prominent south-central markets of Bangalore such as Koramangala, Bannerghatta Main Road, HSR Layout and Jayanagar along with JP Nagar.
The area is adjacent to the famous Silk Board Junction connecting eastern (HSR Layout, Bellandur and Marathahalli) and southern (Hosur Road, Electronic City) micro-markets via Outer Ring Road and Hosur Road.
Jayanagar, Banashankari and Rashtriya Vidyalaya Road metro stations are within 5-6km range providing greater accessibility to other parts of the city.
Kempegowda International Airport is about 45km from the area, which is easily approachable via Hosur Road and Bellary Road.
Inter-state rail and bus transit terminals are nearest found at Majestic (about 10km).
Factors for growth :
The under-construction metro line, Phase 2 alignment (RV Road to Bommasandra), passing through the locality is an added advantage in terms of accessibility to commercial and retail hubs of the city. This would definitely result in increased rental demand.
Consistent rental demand in the region driven by the surrounding commercial hubs ensure above average rental yields on residential properties.
Several mushrooming IT/ITeS companies in the vicinity along with robust infrastructure are the reasons for future growth of the area.
Infrastructure Developments - Social and Physical :
BTM Layout has sound establishment of social infrastructure ranging from educational facilities, retail and recreational spots to hospitals.
Major educational institutes in and around the region include Indian Institute of Management, Alliance University, Imperial College of Business Studies and St. John’s Medical College amongst others.
The area is also rich with primary educational facilities with popular ones being Orchids The International School, Shantiniketan Trust School, St Thomas Aquinas School, VIBGYOR High School and IQRA International School, amongst others.
Some popular healthcare facilities in the area are Life Care Hospital, Vittal Mallya Scientific Research Foundation, Venkateshwara Hospital, Karanth Specialty Hospital and Spurthy Hospital, amongst others. Apart from these, many clinics and pharmacies support the medical emergencies in the area.
The area has got really good retail and recreational destinations in good accessibility such as Vega City Mall, Garuda Mall and Gopalan Innovation Mall along with Madiwala Lake, Bannerghatta Zoo and Bannerghatta National Park. There are number of cinema theatres and complexes in the region.
Being an old residential establishment, the region is rich with places of worship such as Ayyapa Temple, Kodandarama Temple, Venkateswara Swamy Temple, Rajarajeshwari Temple, Hanuman Temple, Sri Lakshmi Venkateshwara Temple, Bethany Baptist Church, BTM Church, Masjid E Quba, Carmel Sharon Fellowship Church, Masjid-E-Mina and Munawara Masjid, amongst others.
The area is also rich in hospitality and hangout places such as eateries and restaurants along with supermarkets, hypermarkets.
Major Challenges :
BTM Layout has a very dense development that has resulted in improper garbage disposal and choked road networks. Moreover, there is an inadequacy of drinking water along with fluctuating electricity.
Also there are records of rising criminal activities in the region.