Best Residential Areas to Buy a Flat in Thrissur

July 13th, 2022


Thrissur, formerly known as Thirussivaperoor, is often referred to as the cultural capital of Kerala. The dazzling festival of Thrissur Pooram is a sight for sore eyes. Magnificently adorned elephants are lined-up while the rhythms of the percussion fill the air to begin the kudamattom ceremony – a ritual of changing umbrellas. This is one of the most awaited ceremonies as the rhythmic changing of vibrant parasols is a joy to witness. Another highlight is the Ilanjithara Melam, a percussion performance that lifts the crowd to euphoria.

The rich cultural history, friendly nature of people, and charming landscapes make Thrissur one of the most desired localities to buy a flat & live in. The city boasts of prestigious institutions such as the Kerala Sahitya Akademi that promotes the Malayalam language and literature, Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Akademi, and the Kerala Kalamandalam, which imparts knowledge and training in classical dance and music of the state.

The bounty of nature blesses this popular tourist spot abundantly – whether it is the Athirapally waterfalls or the elephant sanctuary of Punnathur Kotta in Guruvayur or the Vadakkunnathan Temple, there is ample natural resources. Thrissur is also known as the golden capital of Kerala since it is a major hub for designing and manufacturing gold ornaments in South India.

Offering the perfect mix of nature and modern lifestyle, Thrissur is the ideal place to live in. From luxurious apartments to opulent villas, the real estate in Thrissur is a homebuyer’s delight. Here are some of the investment-worthy places in Thrissur, conveniently located away from the chaos of the city, yet close to all social infrastructure.

Best Localities to Buy Flats in Thrissur


Punkunnam – a residential & commercial area that is also famous for its temples and churches. The locale houses the Punkunnam Siva Temple, Kuttankulangara Sri Krishna Temple, and the Punkunnam Seetha Ramaswamy Temple. Several banks are located in this town that has seen a massive transformation in a short span of time. Old, dilapidated buildings have been demolished and newer structures have come up, and wider roads are ending traffic woes. This has further led to excellent connectivity to the railway station, commercial hubs, and premium healthcare facilities.

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Ollur Road, Kuttanellur

Kuttenellur is a residential area just six kilometres away from the Swaraj Round. This place houses the Oushadhi – a government undertaking for the manufacture of Ayurvedic medicines. A popular suburban area in Kuttenellur is Ollur – a major business centre in the Thrissur district.

The establishment of the St. Anthony’s Forane Church in 1718 is the first recorded history of Ollur. This church was instrumental in institutionalising the first primary school in 1896. Ollur is also famous for the Edakkunni Sri Durga Bhagavathy Temple – believed to be one of the 108 Durga temples built by Parasurama.

Ollur’s wooden packing box units supplied wooden packing cases to the military during the first world war and still have around 300 units in the suburb. The region that has over 20 tile factories in Ollur, exports tiles to the neighbouring states of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.

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Kottekkad, Attore

The quaint town of Attore is just about 6.5 km north of Thrissur and is part of the Kolazhy Grama Panchayat in Puzhakkal. Finding as mentioned in the 1788 publication of ‘Memoir of a map of Hindoostan’ by James Rennell, the town of Attore is now home to many luxurious apartments, and villas in Thrissur, and has seen a tremendous change in the recent past.

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Thrissur is a city that harmoniously blends traditions and culture with modernisation. This city treasures century-old temples while adapting to technological advancements and futuristic developments, at a faster pace. Being the fourth largest city in Kerala, the economy in Thrissur is the epicentre of industries such as textile, coir, fishery, tiling, gold manufacturing, and much more, apart from tourism. These industries are some of the highest employment-generating industries in the region .

Several premium healthcare facilities in allopathy, as well as ayurveda, line the city alongside the finest educational institutions. Knowing that the real estate will fetch hefty returns, and to reap maximum benefits of the lifestyle in Thrissur, homebuyers are keen on buying apartments here. SOBHA Limited has some of its finest projects in the city.

Set in 8.41 acres of lush land, SOBHA Metropolis is a fast-selling luxury apartment offering 2, 3, and 4 BHK homes on Ollur Road in Kuttanellur. The project combines classical Greece and modern Roman architecture to amalgamate traditional class and contemporary finesse.

SOBHA Lake Edge is designed to offer an alluring life hood by the lake. With 72 limited-edition residential townships overlooking the pristine waters of the 6.5-acre manmade lake, SOBHA Lake Edge is one of the most sought-after apartments in Puzhakkal, Punkunnam.

SOBHA Silver Estate is an expansive luxury enclave of super luxury villas in Attore. Located on 7 acres of verdant land, these 3 & 4 BHK homes are designed to provide the utmost conveniences and a one-of-a-kind experience.
These apartments are an excellent investment option for you or to even rent them out. They are unique and offer a better life for all its residents.

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