Thane v/s Navi Mumbai – Which is the better investment option?

John Stuart Mill, the famous English philosopher & one of the greatest thinkers of his generation, is famous for his quote "Landlords grow rich in their sleep without working, risking or economising". Investing in properties has always been considered a safe and highly rewarding option.
However, as you'd want maximum returns on your investment, where you invest really matters. There are currently 2 destinations in proximity to Mumbai that are considered to be the best for investment - Thane & Navi Mumbai
But, if you're confused between the two, don't worry! We have come up with a table that'll help you decide.

Criteria Thane Navi Mumbai
Metro Metro-line announced Metro-line announced
Distance from Mumbai Comparatively closer to Mumbai Travelling to Mumbai take more time
Road connectivity with Mumbai The Eastern Expressway connects
Thane to major parts
of Mumbai (West, East
& South Mumbai)
Sion-Panvel Highway
connects the residents of
this location to Mumbai
  • Almost a slum-free city
  • Thoughtfully planned
    with wide &
    well-maintained roads
  • Excellent Social
    & Civic Infrastructure
  • Around 20% of population
    lives in slums
    (Census 2011)
  • Well-planned city
    with wide &
    well-maintained roads
  • Excellent Social
    & Civic Infrastructure
  • Property values in
    Thane have more than
    doubled in the last 7 years
  • That’s almost
    14% year-on-year
  • Navi Mumbai has witnessed
    good property
    appreciation as well!
  • However, it's comparatively
    lower than Thane


When it comes to infrastructure, Thane has the advantage of being closer to Mumbai. Hence it is easier for the residents of Thane to enjoy the best of both worlds.
Property appreciation is also relatively higher in Thane, hence your ROI will be higher here.
Therefore, we would advise you to invest in Thane for its better infrastructure, connectivity with Mumbai and higher appreciation rate.
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