Mahim is residential-cum-commercial locality in south Mumbai overlooking the Arabian Sea, placed on the western line of the Mumbai suburban railway network. This locality accommodates multi-storey residential homes and independent houses, along with a few industrial establishments. It is located near Matunga, Bandra and Dadar. Several completed, high-rise residential projects under construction in the locality, are Srishti Sea View, Kanakia Miami, Princecare Zinnia, Jewel Crest and Khandwani Mehrabad. The presence of employment hubs withinside the vicinity, and superb connectivity to other areas drive the residential demand in the region.
It lies between North and South Mumbai and is accessible by road and rail. It is positioned a few km from the national and international airport and is known for its social infrastructure of schools and hospitals. PD Hinduja, Lilavati, SL Raheja and Watumull are some major hospitals and DG Ruparel College, Xavier Institute of Engineering, Victoria High School and Indian School of Media are some prominent educational institutions in this resident. It is also close to many popular multiplexes and malls. High Street Phoenix, Palladium, Nakshatra and Atria Mall are prominent malls within 5-7 km. It is surrounded by Bandra in the north and the Arabian Sea in the west. Mahim railway station is located in the Mahim area on the Mumbai Suburban Railway on the Western Railway India Line.
There are various small-scale commercial and industrial units in Mahim. In addition, it is near major employment hubs like Bandra Kurla Complex, Indiabulls Finance Centre, Peninsula Business Park and Peninsula Corporate Park.