Krishnarajapuram also known as KR Puram is a suburban area of Bangalore situated in the eastern periphery of the city. KR Puram houses a large number of government offices is also the centre for operations of Bangalore East-taluk. The area is landmarked with Indian Telephone Industries (ITI) which is over 50 years old. KR Puram is located near to the IT hubs of Marathahalli and Whitefield and popular neighbouring areas are Kuvempu Nagar, Pai Layout, B Pura, A Pura and Dooravani Nagar. This area is developing at a breakneck speed and is 4 KM distance from ITPL the famous IT Park in Bangalore. This is the reason why IT professional wants live here as they demands for plots in Electronic City for residential purpose.
So demand of KR Puram is equally demanded as the land plots in Electronic city by the IT Professionals.
Some attractions in this area are Vengaianana Kere Lake, adventure park 'Fantasy Lagoon', Yelemallappa Shetty Lake, Mahabaleshwara and Rama Temple Complex, Kashi Vishweshwara and Kote Vankataramana temple etc. Also called as Garden City Skyway Bridge, KR Puram has a suspension bridge of 230 meters long. It is Situated near national highway No.4 one of the busiest highway interconnecting Bangalore to Chennai. .
Transportation wise KR Puram has the best with national highway No. 75 which connects with ORR (Outer Ring Road) and Old Madras Road. Bangalore city railway station is 15 KM and Byappanahalli metro station is about 3 KM distance from this location. Government along with NHAI (National Highway Authority of India have proposed plans to broaden the existing major highways & roads with an upcoming 6 lane expressways to solve traffic in this key location. There are a number of buses which ply from KR Puram to rest of Bangalore city including Banashankari, Marathahalli, Shivaji Nagar, Majestic, Ulsoor, Kengeri, ITPL and Silk Board.
Numerous schools and colleges are present in this area including Cambridge Institute of Technology, Cambridge School and Amar Jyothi Women's College. Renowned hospitals here are Manipal Poly Clinic and Super Specialty Hospital, Krishna Hospital and NMPG Hospital. Hence buyers looking for residential sites in Bangalore are never going to find a place at such proximity as KR Puram has.