Mangalore Among Top Growth Centres of India

Mangalore, Feb 27, 2008                                         

Smaller cities and towns have the potential to become the boom towns of tomorrow. In the past 18 months, several tier II cities have witnessed a flurry of real estate activity. National level developers are picking up large land parcels, investors are rushing in to ride the upswing, and IT companies as well as BPOs are setting up base here to maintain cost efficiency.

Mangalore is growing faster than one can assume. The city is rated as India's second most growth centres as per world's best real estate consultant, UK based Knight Frank Group. Real estate is playing a vital role in the growth and  India's topmost real estate developers have already camped in the city. The land price has hit all time high from no where to un-imaginable level.

Widespread economic activity and rampant urbanisation has led to the transformation of smaller towns and cities into high growth centres.

Several cities with population of less than or equal to one million are expected to emerge over the next few years. These numbers foretell the potential for widespread investment across these cities and bode well for residential and retail developments.

In the last two years, Mangalore has seen huge investment from 'outsiders'. Major names in the Indian as well as global market have shown keen interest in developing local real estate. Besides this, several township projects are in the pipeline.

Many say, Mangalore is going to be second Mumbai, city is going to be congested with pollution, traffic and population. Large number of outsiders will occupy the prime land. However, this may not be a negative aspect, as this could very well lead to further tremendous growth of Mangalore.

As per the Knight Frank report, which was brought out after an extensive survey, identifies India's 10 top most emerging growth centres. In Real Estate business and overall ranking, Mangalore stands second after Trivandrum. Raipur, Nashik, Bhopal, Rishikesh-Haridwar, Dehradun, Jalandar,Amritsir, Rudrapur are other emerging growth centres.

When daijiworld spoke to some of the prominent business persons, the key factor for such fast growth is understood to be the fastest growing air traffic after the introdcution of international flight service. The well placed New Mangalore Port is another factor for this rapid growth. 

Here is the excerpts from Knight Frank report, quarter 4, 2007. The details will surely help several investors spread across the world, who are keen to invest in Mangalore.

Mangalore - Overview

Mangalore (Mangaluru), the district headquarters of Dakshina  Kannada is a major port on the West Coast.  It is a long stretch of beautiful green land in the south-western part of the Karnataka and has a thriving export/import industry.  As a effect of the rapid expansion due to commercial, industrial and educational activities, the city is witnessing a change in physical and socio-economic development.

Mangalore has the presence of some of the industry leaders including Infosys, ONGC, MRPL, MCF, BASF KIOCL, Suzlon, Nagarjuna Power and the GMR group.  The city is also known as the ‘Cradle of Indian Banking’ for having started the Corporation Bank, Karnataka Bank, Syndicate Bank, Canara Bank and Vijaya Bank.  This is further enhanced by an excellent industrial climate and government support through local presence of Software Technology Parks of India (STPI), The Karnataka  Industrial Areas Development Board (KIADB) and Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Parks (STEP).

The growth of the city is restricted towards the west due to the long coastline.  Hampankatta Circle is the central area of the city and now the city is growing towards the east along the Mumbai-Kerala highway (NH-17). The city also extends till the New Mangalore Port in the northern direction and towards the south, crossing the Netravati River till Konaje.

Current Scenario

The coastal city of Mangalore has undergone a sea change in the last three years.  Some of the factors contributing to this tremendous growth are the proposed Coastal Special Economic Zone (C-SEZ) where ONGC will invest Rs. 250 billion in the next five years and the development of 3 IT-SEZs at Mudipu, Ganjimutt and Thumbe.  Commencement of international flights has further fuelled the real estate prospects of the city. 

Prime residential pockets are Falnir, Balmatta and Bejai.  These locations have easy access and close proximity to traditional markets like Hampankatta and KS Rao Road.  Residential areas like Kadri, Vas Lane, and Bendoor started developing due to scarcity of land in the core city and now from the mid-end residential pockets.  Locations along the NH-17 like Kadri, Derebail and Kulur are the fastest to develop.  Lately, the northern and eastern corridors of the city have been witnessing substantial real estate activity.  Townships like Mary Hill, Land Links,  and Blueberry Hills are coming up on Airport road.  Other areas where townships are being planned include Kulur, Kannuru and Neermarga.

The Karnataka government had stopped issuing new approvals for construction projects in 2006 that resulted in delaying many projects.  Owing to this, a minimal residential supply of 0.84 mn. Sq. ft. will enter the market by 2008.  Bangalore based Purvankara Group plans to develop a 40 acre township near Bondel in the city’s outskirts, while the Raheja Group is developing a 100-acre township in Kulai in north Mangalore.  Local developer Mohtisham is  planning a 250-acre township at Kannur.  The completion of the proposed township projects and other projects approved this year would result to an addition of approximately 3 mn. Sq. ft. of quality residential space by the end of 2009-10.

The central locations like Hampankantta and surrounding areas include both office space and retail space with the ground floor supporting retail outlets and the upper floors having office space.  The 200 acre Export Promition Park at Ganjimutt is near completion.  Satyam and Wipro have been allotted land here.  There is severe dearth of land as the IT SEZ near Konaje is also fully allotted with infosys taking 311 acres of the total 500 acres.  Nitesh Estates of Bangalore is coming up with an IT-SEZ at Ganjimutt with 2 mn.sq.ft. of built-up area.  Another IT-ZEZ of 4 mn.sq.ft. is being developed by the BA Group at Thumbay.  Non-IT office supply is limited with approx 0.32 mn. Sq.ft. being delivered the end of 2009-10.

Currently, only two malls are operational in the city and six more are at various stages of construction.  Major upcoming malls are City Centre (550,000 Sq. ft.) and Excel Mall (81,000 Sq. ft.) developed by Mohitsham and Mischief Mall (81,000 sq.ft.) at KS Rao Road developed by Bhandary Associates.  Prestige group is planning to come up with forum mall at MG Road.  Mangalore will witness a retail supply of 1.6 mn. sq.ft. by 2009-10.

Hospitality sector is yet to establish in this city.  Currently, there are only three major hotels in the 3-star category.  With tourism and IT sectors gaining importance, leading hospitality brands like Hilton, Intercontinental and Leela have acquired space for setting up 5-star category hotels in and around Mangalore.

Rental and Capital Values

Residential property prices vary from Rs. 2,500-3,000/sq.ft. depending on the location, type of builder, specification and additional amenities offered.  At present, demand is exceeding supply but the entry of new players is expected to increase the supply level.  Demand for villas and premium apartments exist but limited to certain locations only.  Capital values prime residential locations of Falnir and Balmatta range from Rs. 2,500-3,000/sq.ft. These  locations have witnessed an appreciation of 125% in the last two years.  Upcoming residential locations along Airport Road have capital values in the range of Rs. 2,500-2,900/- sq.ft.

MG Road and Hampankatta Circle, which cater primarily to government offices, financial institutions and to small corporate offices,  lacks; Grade-A developments.  The rental values for office space on MG Road, and KS Rao Road vary between Rs. 35-45 sq.ft. per month.

Most of the upcoming projects at MG Road and Navbharath Circle are mixed use developments.  The capital values for office space in these projects are in the range of Rs. 4,000-10,000/sq.ft.  The upcoming malls at KS Rao Road are quoting rentals in the range of Rs. 55-90/ sq.ft. per month.


The real estate of Mangalore is all set to meet the demands of its international clients wanting to establish their offices in the city in order to leverage the opportunity presented by lower costs, quality manpower pool and improving business conditions.  The Mangalore Corniche project, a ring road integrating unique waterfront developments from Ullal Bridge to Kannur is expected to commence soon and will be the first of its kind in the state.  This 31 km. promenade flanked by the sea is likely to be a star attraction in future.

The coastal city offers great competitive edge to the investors through low cost of real estate and manpower.  Rapidly improving infrastructure, widening of national highways and the growth in the IT/ITES sector are factors contributing to the boom of real estate in and around Mangalore.  The city also has the advantage of good connectivity by air, rail, road, and sea.  The region is expected to have a robust growth due to increased business activities, pilgrimage and health tourism.

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Comment on this article

  • shylendra y suvarna, kankanady, mangalore.

    Mon, Jul 04 2011

    sir,my request to the concerned department, that every thing is ok, but complete the ring road first then proceed to the bus stand at pump well.Now it is impossible to cross the road to the aged and children in the morning and in the evening in pump well, since all the three national highways join there.kindly avoid the unnecessary enter to the city by travelers.let all MLAs and MPs join together and strive for it.

  • Srisha shetty, Surathkal, Mangalore

    Tue, Aug 24 2010

    Damn these modern cities!. We would like to remain what we are known for years.

    Educated, Intelligent and street smart with high civic sense.

    Cultured (with a touch of arrogance),warm and welcomming.

    tiled house, green pady fields,tall handsome man with thick moustache, prisitine beaches, tender cocnut...etc

    typical mix of tulu, kannada, english and hindi dialect..our own language!

    coulourfull festivals, variety of food..kori rotti, neer dosa, manji fry,...

    underarm cricket, kabadi,lagori...

    choose what you want!

    noise, dust, pollution, slums, beggers, robbery, rape, prostitution, pizzas, pastas, low waist jeans, spoon and fork to eat, foreigner in your own land.....namaskar to hai!. amma to mummy!....

  • manjeet, punjab

    Sun, Jul 05 2009

    as a visitor to Mlore i found it a quaint small town, just as how it has been described in the travellers book of the ''lonely planet'' series.the roads are abs bad & that despite buses rush at killer speed making living dangerous.the only tourist place in town the ''light house''hill has its scenic veiw obstructed by highrises thanks to senseless town planning.where were the citizens when this happened?? I found the citizens friendly & the beaches clean.

  • Brijesh , Kateel

    Tue, Jun 03 2008

    Spare Mangalore from this so called development.Its not the overall development of Mangalore,only a few people relating to the real estate industry prosper.Ultimately the farmers standard of living is still the same.Unless the government is in good hands which really cares for the people,this development which you are portraying is catering to a minimal elite population.

  • Raghavendra Prabhu, Udupi

    Wed, Apr 02 2008

    I would like to see more growth in undevided Dakshina Kannada or namma thulu nad.

  • Simon F.Lasrado, Bangalore

    Sat, Mar 22 2008

    Good news that Mangalore is among the top growth centres of India and it is growing in development but telling about the job opportunity we the mangaloreans mainly depend upon gulf,Bangalore and Bombay after completion of the studies.This is bad news for the mangaloreans.And cost of living in Mangalore is higher than other part of cities.And communal clashes too in Mangalore and bad roads which give bad name to the growth of Mangalore.

  • Ramesh, Bithu Padhe Neermarga/Al Ain

    Wed, Mar 19 2008

    I wish Mangalore should become a residential town with full of greenary and villas rather than industrial town with dust and polution and high rise buildings.

  • sahil, mangalore

    Wed, Mar 19 2008

    i am proud to be mangalorean! but i really dont want this development.just few months back i planned to buy flat for 25 lacks & i requested builder that i will buy after 1 month & i came back to dubai.i just called hikm after 1 month i called him but he replied me that its sold for 30 lakh for outsider( non mangalorean software engineer working in infosys).

    Then whats the meaning of being managlorean!NAMMA BHUMIYALLI NAU APARICHITARADRALLA? !!! this si strange really absurd..we dont want any kind of development.

  • Sandeep D'mello, Mangalore/ bangalore

    Fri, Mar 14 2008

    It is indeed good news to hear that Mangalore is developing. But here, development only seems to be just building constructions! The infrastructure to support this development is not yet in place. The current infrastructure is barely enough to maintain the existing traffic. The heart of Mangalore, viz, Hampankatta is a mute witness to traffic jams. Mangalore will be in two or so years what Bangalore is today. CHAOS!!!!!!!

  • Tanujsharee, Mangalore

    Tue, Mar 11 2008

    I think its sad news....I would like to have the old mangalore back....houses with compound walls and lots of places for kids to play

  • reena, bangalore

    Thu, Mar 06 2008

    Please keep and save the natural beauty of mangalore and culture even its mordenized or becomes hitech. Long live mangalore. reena.

  • Rebecca Alphonse, Mangalore

    Wed, Mar 05 2008

    We were thrilled by reading this good news.after working long time abraod retired Life will be  peaceful. All the best and God bless you.

  • Vera Pinto, Malpe/Canada

    Mon, Mar 03 2008

    While I read all the comments with great interest, I could not resist to point that nobody seemed to take a note of the open, mosquito ridden gutters in various parts of the city. I do agree with most of the concerns raised but, unless this problem is taken care of, no city can be developed successfully. Proud to be a Mangalorean, as always.

  • Ruchir Agarwal, Mangalore

    Mon, Mar 03 2008

    Truly mangalore is one of the fastest deveoping cities in India, but sadly its the most neglected by the govt.with respect to tourism deveopment.We have very good potential with the pilikula and the beaches destinations.

  • Purushottama, Byndoor

    Mon, Mar 03 2008

    The views expressed by Shri Mohan Naik are real. Those who want to settle at their hometown during the twilight of life will have to shell out a fortune. To overcome this problem the MUDA owes a responsibility of forming layouts and allotting sites to the deserving public at a reasonable price and in a transparent manner which duty it seems to have abandoned in favour of private builders !

    Now the public of Mangalore and NRIs should bring presure on MUDA and Karnataka Housing Board to undertake this "forgotten" duty. It may not be out of place here to mention that the development of Bangalore and Mysore was due to the several layouts formed by BDA and MUDA over decades. If Government can acquire hundreds of acres for SEZ,IT and BT etc. then why not for common man's housing needs???? It is high time that the public of DK in general and Mangalore in particular wake up. There is no need to bring law or to change law since the present laws are sufficient - only will power by MUDA and KHB is required.

  • ruchir agarwal, mangalore

    Mon, Mar 03 2008

    Truly mangalore is one of the fastest deveoping cities in India, but sadly its the most neglected by the govt.with respect to tourism deveopment.We have very good potential with the pilikula and the beaches destinations.

  • Mohan H Naik, Mangaluru

    Sun, Mar 02 2008

    Great news. But who are the beneficiaries? Farmers? Common men? NRI’s? The answer is big NOOO. Just check with NRI’S. Everyone thinks back home , that NRI’s are the lucky lot.NRI has to shell out their lifelong earned hard money to purchase few square foot built up area, if he wish to stay in this city. The unprecedented , well engineered land price hike, in the name of 'Mangalore is growing' IT & BT, SEZ'S is all hoax.Babus at money eating service, Business families, out siders are making fortune.

    This is not the dream of common citizen. Life in Mangaluru is more expensive than other metros.Mangaluru should become a real common man's abode. This can only happen if employment opportunities are ample. In spite of dollar pegged weak gulf currency, increasing rent and cost of living at gulf, how many Mangalureans are prepared to go back and pick a livelihood back home? Even if they get less than what they earn at gulf, provided a decent livelihood is promised back home, I think they will rush back. Then only we agree, ‘Yes Mangaluru is growing”.

  • Alfred J. Rebello, Kundapur/Dubai

    Sun, Mar 02 2008

    Growth is fine as long as Mangaloreans are NOT chased away from Mangalore.

  • B S Naik, Puttur

    Sat, Mar 01 2008

    The article is excellent, but the real problems are different, which are not addressed. I think before going for development, we need good town planning in place for Mangalore. Nowadays water scarcity, Traffic, Power and the increasing temparatures are the main concerns. Are these problems going to solve just going for tall building here and there without proper planning. Only few builders will make money and forget, this how it is happening in the city.

  • Clotilda Coelho, Mangalore/Ajman

    Sat, Mar 01 2008

    It is too early to talk about Mangalore Among the Top Growth Centres of India. The Growth of Mangalore has and will always be confined to Two Issues only i.e, Education and Health. If we have to really see the Growth of Mangalore then First we have to look into the Development & Improvement of its Infrastructure like Roads, Power and Water which in its present condition is totally Bad.

    Stop Industrial Development in Mangalore and Concentrate in Making it a Tourist Spot as Mangalore has some beautiful Beaches and Historical Monuments. Many of my Friends tell me "Can you provide me a Old Four Pillar Tiled Roofing House in Mangalore to spend my Retired LIfe after working abroad for many Years". Do we see any of these Beautiful houses which has been demolished or wiped out in the name of Development or Growth.

  • Benedict Barboza, Shirva / Bristol (U K)

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    Thrilled by reading this report. Highly appreciate Walter's efforts in compling this information.

  • Ancy Paladka, Mumbai

    Fri, Feb 29 2008

    When I completed my studies I did not have job opportunity that suited my qualification and interest. Hence I had to leave my mother land. Lots of our talented resources are moved out of Mangalore just for this reason. Now I am proud to understand that my mother land too is blooming

  • deep,

    Fri, Feb 29 2008


  • sunil d'souza, jeppu,dubai

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    Very nice to see I felt very happy thanks for the information

  • Suchit Kumar, Mangalore / Dubai

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    This is an great article. Thanks Walter for your efforts. We feel proud to be from Mangalore.


    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    I am not very happy with the commercial development going on. Nevertheless I would still like to go back to the Old Mangalore where we had spacious houses with huge compounds and trees to play around which the present generation children would not enjoy

  • L.axminarayan, Mangalore

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    Very good coverage. One would love to see Mangalore developing in to model city which has to be better than Singapore or Shangai. We have to see whether we are lacking better planning such as infrastructure and having best roads which are important for a major city.

    Do we require a metro to ease the traffic and trasport(atleast 7 to 10 kms as a first stage)? Later which can expanded until Udupi..We have seen Bangalore which has turned in to crowded & polluted city(concrete jungle) without proper planing.Do we want Mangalore like that? God bless Mangalore and Mangaloreans...

  • Captain Stanley Latif Correa, Urwa Stores/Saudi Arabia

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    I am very much delighted after reading my proud city's article by Walty himself. May God bless our Mangalore to fulfill the status as one of the best cities in the world. Thank you Daijiworld Media for your wonderful article.

  • Agnes, Kuwait, Mangalore

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    Good to hear about development of Mangalore and the rapid progress. But where is the long awaited direct flight to Mangalore? Can anybody answer that.. Empty promises, Dubai and the others are enjoying the direct flight services while we still await it?? Where are all the ones who made these promises?

  • Mohammed Ilyas , Kudla, Managalore

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    If you want peace and relax life come to Mangalore this is the only place you feel comfortable life. I love kadri park/ Panambur/ tannir bavi beach. But a now a days Mangalore is in head line news due to communal tension because of few handful people who are jealous of this beatiful city's fastest development. God will punish them.

  • A.D'Cunha Shenoy, Mangaluru

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    A well informed article about the changes taking place in Mangaluru. But I wonder whether this new outlook in the name of development is better for human habitat. Big cities are becoming a hell to live on . Just look at Mumbai, Bangaluru, chennai, Kolkatta and so on. Now the foreseen change that is occuring or planned to will ruin our relaxed life style, pollute and make Mangaluru another hell, if I may call that way.

    Our greenery is disappeaing, pollution is taking hold and eventually our lifestyle will catch on to big city life and misery. While commercial and economic growth perhaps unstoppable, we need proper planning from the planners. Big business will exploit but our civic administrators must be careful and make an effort to preserve the trueness of mangaluru, basically a coastal paradise.

    Can they do it? I have my doubts. If not our living will not be better off with these so called developments. Or should I say Undevelopments?


    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    I wish to see our Daijiworld spread widely, as a well organized media. Because of Daijiworld we can be  aware of daily updates of news in details with several photographs. Thanks to all the staff and to the management of DAIJIWORLD. We are proud to be Mangaloreans.


    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    We are proudd to be Mangaloreans.

  • Dr Eugene D'Souza, Moodubelle/Dombivli

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    Sincerely hope that the rapid growth of Mangalore will not damage the natural beauty of this excellent coastal city. The picture of the city viewed from the Light House Hill completely submerged under the towering green coconut trees nearly fifty years ago as the student of St. Aloysius College is still vivid in my mind.

  • Shetty, Mangalore

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    Mangalore is definitely changing. However, with a history of lack of any plan, these changes are going to bring more chaos to the city and people. Yes, there would be more money and more jobs. But, there would also be more chaos, more pollution and more 'metro' culture!!


    Thu, Feb 28 2008



  • Hameed M H, Mulky/Dammam. Saudi

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    I used to talk to my friends in saudi with pride and confidence about the people and place of Mangalore.In every field we have excelled and developed an edge in every competition. Mangalore is some thing special to me and rest of us here.Thanks walter for the fantastic presentation.Let us all be united to keep up the image of Mangalore.

  • thameem, surathkal

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    It really feels great to hear something like this about our kudla if you people are staying abroad like me. surely in coming years our Mangalore will be one among the top most cities of india.

  • Denzil Fernandes, dubai

    Thu, Feb 28 2008

    NAMMA MANGALOORU ! Well written Walter Nandalike. As usual, Walter has taken the trouble of highlighting the plus points of our Mangalooru. We have so many beautiful things in our city and sooner than later Mangalooru will be one of the top places in India.

    Having seen the growth from possibly the nearest place in the city at the St. Aloysius Boarding, I can easily vouch for the mammoth strides the city has taken today. Hampankatta was ever busy with so many things happening. The fruit vendors displaying their apples and what not. Especially if you were watching an evening show and had to catch the last bus home ! Remember the mad rush to catch the bus?

    The days when we used to flock to the Central Maidan to watch some sports or cricket match all the way walking to and fro from school with all the boys in one big group. Our city has a long way to go before taking a prominent and prime position. Tourism wise, we have to attract outsiders and improve the quality of life for the visitors.

    There should be year round attractions in the form of musical shows, sports competitions, exhibitions, the coastal beauty, holiday spots, heritage sites and so on. That will be the time when trade will flourish and there will be more prosperity for Mangalooru.

    Today, Mangalooru is bidding to be among the top centres of India. With such a great history of famous educational institutions around, there has been no dearth of learned and famous men and women emerging from our city. As long as the people continue with their good natured habits of 'live and let live' philosophy, Mangalooru will always continue to be a city of joyous living.

  • Devadas Kamath, Mannagudda

    Wed, Feb 27 2008

    Mangalore was a world famous port from historical times. Mangalore also was famous for it's tiles. mangalore started loosing it's glory after becoming part of karnataka. It had to live under the shadows of Bangalore. This is inspite of Regions achievement in banking, Education and health sectors. Preserving Mangalore's identity is important to relaunch mangalore in international arena.

    To make this a reality there should be a proper master Plan which takes Mangalore's identity, culture and topography into consideration. Otherwise our beautiful city will just turn out to be another poor carbon copy of Singapore, which will grow as suffocating as Mumbai, Chennai etc. which drown people in Monsoon, roast people in summer, fill their lungs with automotive exhaust.

  • Krishna, Mangalore

    Wed, Feb 27 2008

    With no land to expand, with less and less potable water, with already congested narrow roads, with a history of unplanned development, with the lush greenery being overtaken by concrete jungle contributing to already hot climate, with the threat of SEZs eager to appoint outsiders on a large scale looming large contributing to pollution and burden on natural dwindling natural resources,with a reckless public transport, with an administration always favouring the Big and Mighty - YES - Mangalore will definitely change. And that will be the price of Growth that will be written in future History Books !

  • Dony Lobo, Milagres, Mangalooru, Doha, Qatar

    Wed, Feb 27 2008

    Oh what a photograph!!!! Tajmahal hotel automatically generating the aroma of Tuppa Dosa chutney and aroma of the special Coffee only that hotel could serve, and partly visible the Towers of the Milagres Church ….all bringing back memories of my childhood where I was born, baptized and walked around for nearly thirty years of my life!!!! (my house stood where the present day Konkan Traders is located)…The pink lines appearing on the roads around the Hampana Katte junction ……they look like a Formula I race tracks in the photograph perhaps taken from the building housing (or housed earlier) the great Narsappaya’s (you know what!!) . Thanks Daijiworld and especially thanks to you Waltybab….I’m glad you went round my Sezara and I started humming to myself “Ami Dogi Sezara…”

  • Mohammed Fhiroze, Mangalore

    Wed, Feb 27 2008

    Really, its a good news. But please try to stop this communal riots.Until/unless, this is there, we cannot say anything.

  • Veena , mangalore

    Wed, Feb 27 2008

    Yes,.. Exactly beautiful I really like it I thank  God who has made mangalore so beautiful. These people will make India beautiful.

  • Daya Kirodian, Mangalore

    Wed, Feb 27 2008

    Dear Walter, As usual again a tremendous coverage and data base for the investors. People who ignored mangalore will realise how fast the coastal region will grow within a decade.

  • Vinay, Mangalore/South Africa

    Wed, Feb 27 2008

    I am not very happy about this rapid growth. We would rather happy with the old charm of Mangalore.

  • Ibrahi Kaleel Ullal, Ullal/Mangalore,(Al.Taif. K.S.A)

    Wed, Feb 27 2008

    Happy to hear news about Mangalore city,We wish to become 2nd Major city in Karnataka.


    Wed, Feb 27 2008

    Very good information, thanks for updates. Keep up your good work, God bless you.

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