Doddaballapur is situated to the north-west of Bangalore is a sub-division and taluk centre. The place is covered on the north and north-west by a chain of mountains and offers an uneven land-scape with partially plain land area, andis on the bank of the river Arkawati. The place is directly connected by railway. Dodballapur was a celebrated commercial centre right from the Hoysala period. There is a very big industrial area in Bashettihalli, which is around 6 km from Doddaballapura. This industrial area houses a large number of industries. This is giving a boom to real estate in this zone and these days’ lots of plots for residential and commercial purposes are coming up in this area. The forthcoming years will bring in more social infrastructure development in this area with more factors for real estate development.