Vashi is a well-planned area in Navi Mumbai, conveniently located on the Mumbai-Pune highway. It is closely connected to prominent places like Kopar Khairane, Ghansoli, Airoli, Nerul and CBD Belapur. It includes relatively affordable residential properties compared to Mumbai and is well connected to Mumbai. There are high-quality residential and business complexes in the area. Most residential buildings are in the form of small apartment complexes and cooperative housing societies (CHS). Major residential projects in this area are Silicon Tower, Shiv Shakti CHS, Basera CHS and Swastik Shree Ganesh CHS etc.
The area is well connected by road and rail. Major roads with easy access are Mumbai-Pune Expressway, Palm Beach Road, Vashi Interchange and Thana-Belapur Road. Vashi Railway Station is located on the Port Line of the Mumbai Suburban Rail Network and is the preferred medium connecting Mumbai and Thane.
The locality has enough schools, colleges, hospitals, shops, malls, restaurants and markets. Some of the attractions that are within easy reach are Father Agnel Multipurpose School and Junior College, St. Lawrence High School, Ryan International School, Avalon Heights International School, Fortis Hiranandani Hospital, MGM Navi Mumbai Hospital, Inorbit Mall, Raghuelela Mall and Vashi APMC Wholesale Market.
Several large offices and industrial units are located near the locality. It has easy access to other major employment centers like Kopar Khairane, Ghansoli, Airoli and Mahape. Major employment centers in these areas are the International IT Park, Haware Fantasia Business Park, Reliance Corporate Park, Electronics Zone, Millenium Business Park, TTC Industrial Park and Mindspace SEZ Airoli.