From the Garden City of then to the IT City of now, Bangalore has assumed several varied identities over the last few decades. Just last year, it was ranked as the 'world's most dynamic city' above contenders like London and Shanghai. Before that, it was given the title of 'India's most livable city’.

Indeed, millennials have pushed the boundaries of housing in Bangalore today. Gone are the days when a bachelor had to either stay in a cramped hostel or PG or rent an unfurnished flat and invest everything he/she had in setting it up. Today, right from cozy studios to spacious 5BHKs, shared fully furnished apartments in the city are becoming melting pots of culture as youngsters from everywhere turn them into their homes.

As young bachelors and working professionals from all over the country (and the world) flock here every day, people practising different professions and speaking different tongues will still live together as roommates to split the rent of an apartment in Koramangala, or at least enjoy a drink with each other at Watson's in JP Nagar.

The culinary scene here is as cosmopolitan as the city itself. Right from the humble but insanely popular masala dosa at Taaza Thindi in Jayanagar to high- end sushi at Shiro on Lavelle Road, Bangalore has you covered. And even as newer restaurants mushroom across the city, and taller apartments are built on every street-corner, Bangaloreans love their parks and lakes above all else! Go for an evening walk at Lalbagh or a Sunday morning run at Cubbon Park, and you’ll know why.

Bangalore has something for everyone. For every Phoenix Marketcity, there is a quaint shopping street in Malleswaram. For every cost-effective bus or metro ticket, there is a glitzy Uber XL or OLA Lux. And for every traffic-clogged lane in Marathahalli, there is a breezy, tree-lined avenue deep inside JP Nagar.

Whether it is because of the year-around pleasant weather or the high-paying jobs in the tech parks, the constantly-growing population of the city (currently just above ten million) is proof that the city only becomes more attractive to the country’s youth every year. As long as you’re here, be a responsible citizen, keep your city clean, and the people of Bangalore will always welcome you with open arms!


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Available shared flats in Bangalore

Sahar Palace

7th C Main, 3rd Block Koramangala
men · 4bhk · ₹11,500/bed 4 Available

Paradigm Crystal, 7th Main

Paradigm Crystal, 7th Main, BTM Stage 2
men · 2bhk · ₹10,000/bed 3 Available

Aditi

Panduranga Nagar, Bannerghatta Road
women · 4bhk · ₹11,000/bed 3 Available

Bethel Enclave S2 (Manyata Tech Park)

Thanisandra, Manyata Tech Park
men · 3bhk · ₹7,500/bed 3 Available

Peace Haven 2

Sarvabouma Nagar, Bannerghatta Road
women · 3bhk · ₹12,500/bed 2 Available

Jhonson's Nest, Thanisandra (Manyata Tech Park)

Thanisandra, Manyata Tech Park
men · 3bhk · ₹11,000/room 2 Available

Guru Krupa F1 Near Manyata Tech Park

GuruKrupa,Thanisandra Main Rd
men · 3bhk · ₹10,000/room 2 Available

Guru Krupa S1 (Manyata Tech Park)

GuruKrupa,Thanisandra Main Rd
men · 3bhk · ₹7,500/bed 2 Available

Brindavan Elite 302

Panduranga Nagar, Bannerghatta Road
women · 3bhk · ₹10,000/bed 2 Available

Sumukha Elegance 300

5th Cross, 2nd Main, Sarvabouma Nagar, Behind HSBC, Bannerghatta Road
women · 3bhk · ₹15,000/room 1 Available

Sumukha Greenville 206(Duplex)

Sarvabouma Nagar, Off Bannerghatta
women · 3bhk · ₹10,500/bed 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 206

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹23,000/room 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 104

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹19,000/room 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 502

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹19,000/room 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 204

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹19,000/room 1 Available

Guru Krupa T1 (Manyata Tech Park)

GuruKrupa,Thanisandra Main Rd
men · 3bhk · ₹10,500/room 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 305

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹19,000/room 1 Available

Peace Haven 1

Sarvabouma Nagar, Bannerghatta Road
women · 3bhk · ₹12,500/bed 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 105

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹23,000/room 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 402

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹23,000/room 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 403

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹23,000/room 1 Available

Brindavan Elite - 003

Panduranga Nagar, Bannerghatta Road
women · 3bhk · ₹15,000/room 1 Available

Gurukrupa Sarjapur Rd 301

Near Big Bazar, Bellandur, Sarjapur Road
any · 1rk · ₹15,500/room 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 503

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹20,000/room 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 401

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · studio · ₹15,000/room 1 Available

Gurukrupa Sarjapur Rd 201

Near Big Bazar, Bellandur, Sarjapur Road
any · 1rk · ₹21,000/room 1 Available

Gurukrupa Sarjapur Rd 403

Near Big Bazar, Bellandur, Sarjapur Road
any · 1bhk · ₹22,500/room 1 Available

Peace Haven 4

Sarvabouma Nagar, Bannerghatta Road
men · 3bhk · ₹17,000/room 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 404

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹23,000/room 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 202

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹19,000/room 1 Available

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 303

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹18,000/room 1 Available

SPP 102

Opp IIMB, Bannerghatta Rd
women · 2bhk · ₹10,000/bed From 30 Sep

Gurukrupa Sarjapur Rd 401

Near Big Bazar, Bellandur, Sarjapur Road
any · studio · ₹21,000/room From 16 Oct

Gurukrupa Sarjapur Rd 103

Near Big Bazar, Bellandur, Sarjapur Road
any · 1bhk · ₹23,000/room From 30 Sep

SimplyGuest Udupi Signal(BTM) 1BHK 302

20th Main, 1st Cross, BTM Stage 2
any · 1bhk · ₹23,000/room From 15 Oct

Kiran 2

JP Nagar, Bannerghatta Road
women · 3bhk · ₹9,800/bed From 14 Oct

Mirai S1

Koramangala 6th Block
any · 1bhk · ₹27,000/room From 30 Sep

Gurukrupa Sarjapur Rd 202

Near Big Bazar, Bellandur, Sarjapur Road
any · 1bhk · ₹22,000/room From 4 Oct