first time home buyers

Casagrand Apartments in OMR and Villas in OMR are located in Karapakkam ...

Read Now

Casagrand Apartments in OMR and Villas in OMR are located in Karapakkam ...

Read Now

Casagrand Apartments in OMR and Villas in OMR are located in Karapakkam ...

Read Now
Everything an NRI needs to know about power of attorney for property buying

A power of attorney is a person who takes on full liability for the home-buyer they represent and is held accountable for the actions and deeds of the principal person. In India, the power of attorney is used by many property buyers to assist them with transactions involved in buying a home. This could include […]

Read More
Advantages of buying a house in Bangalore

The garden city. India’s IT capital. Bangalore has many monikers and is one of India’s most well-known cities. An influx of people migrating to this city every year has done wonders for Bangalore’s real estate market – both residential and commercial segments. For home buyers or real estate investors looking to buy or invest in […]

Read More
Top reasons to invest in Indian realty in 2019

The year gone by has shaped Indian realty to comply with numerous policies that would guarantee transparency and quality of construction to investors and home buyers. These big bang reforms have taken care of several pressing concerns and have helped boost the real estate market in our country. Experts believe 2018 was a bumper year […]

Read More
Top home décor trends to watch out for in 2019

As the New Year beckons, most people look at it as an opportunity for a reboot. Although arbitrary, it is the best time to leave behind the old and bring in the new. When you’re deciding on restructuring and revamping your life, don’t forget about the homefront. For décor lovers looking to get a head […]

Read More
Top tips to reduce your home loan interest rate

As adults, we look forward to settling down with our families in our own homes. Buying a property involves large capital, and this is a major concern for many. The immediate solution that one can think of is to look for top home loan options – specifically a low-interest loan from banks or other financing […]

Read More
Impact of Rupee depreciation on real estate

Fluctuations in a currency’s value affect a country’s real estate in a number of ways – beginning with the cost of raw materials, labour and transportation to subcontracting builders, engineers and architects. But despite the Indian rupee hitting an all-time low of 74.04 against the dollar, Indian realty can still see a silver lining. A […]

Read More
Neighbourhood Spotlight – Mannivakkam

Mannivakkam is an upcoming locality in Chennai, situated towards the city’s southwest region. It is located in Kattankolathur City in Tamil Nadu with the postal head office at Vandalur. Mannivakkam is surrounded by a number of popular Chennai metropolitan suburbs including Karasangal, Bharati Nagar, Bharati Nagar, Mudichur and Vandalur. In the past few years, Mannivakkam […]

Read More
Neighbourhood Spotlight: Manapakkam

Manapakkam is a census town and a fast-growing suburb located in the south-western part of Chennai. The locality is situated along the Poonnamallee High Road around 14.6 km away from the city. Several taluks such as Mugalivakkam and Ramapuram in the north, St. Thomas Mount in the east, Kolapakkam in the West and Meenambakkam in […]

Read More
5 ways to design your home office

Having an office space at home comes with several benefits – there’s no commute, you achieve better work-life balance, and you can design your area as you please. Whether your home office is an actual room designated for your professional life, or merely a quiet corner for you to pay bills and draw out your […]

Read More
Top financial apps for a new home

If you’re considering buying a new home, the first step is ensuring you have the necessary funds to do so. You could opt for a home loan, but bear in mind that home loans can finance only up to 80% of your chosen property’s value. The remaining 20% will have to come from your savings. […]

Read More
Increase of Women Buyers in the Real Estate sector

Purchasing a home has been perceived as a man-driven affair for quite a long time now. But in recent years, there has been a paradigm shift in the home buying patterns in India. Women have started establishing a path of their own and are becoming more financially independent.  Interestingly, there was a time when women […]

Read More
All You Need to Know About the CLSS Scheme

The Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana is a governmental scheme launched by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (MoHUPA) to address the shortage of housing options for 20 million or so slum dwellers. With the current urban growth trends, the demand for housing solutions that are affordable for low income groups will continue to […]

Read More
How to use the Provident Fund to finance a home purchase

Buying a house is on every family’s checklist. Whether you are planning to live in it and create memories or rent it out and reap the benefits, investing in real estate is a dream for every Indian citizen. Since more than 70% of Indians contribute to the working population of India, the central government has […]

Read More
Everything you Need to Know about the RERA Bill

The Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) Bill was passed in March 2016 with the main objective of modulating the Real Estate segment of the nation and increasing transparency in transactions for both property developers and home buyers. As the real estate sector has grown multifold in the recent years, the Government of India observed a […]

Read More
Why it is Beneficial to invest in Real Estate from a Young Age?

Many people invest in real estate in their 40s and 50s. However, the times are changing now. Young people – especially, the ones in their 20s – are investing in real estate these days. Real estate is one of the most profitable long-term investments that one can make.   With a broad range of real […]

Read More
A Guide to Buying Flats in Chennai

Buying a house is every family’s dream. It is one of the major milestones of every household which makes it a decision that should be taken after doing immense amount of research and investigation.   Due to the huge impact of Budget 2017 and demonetization on real estate, the residential property business is currently booming […]

Read More
Mandatory Documents NRIs Need While Investing in Indian Realty

These days, norms governing Non-Resident Indian (NRI) real estate investments in Indian realty have been eased. Therefore, more and more NRI investors are showing interest in Indian real estate investments.   However as an NRI, to ensure that everything related to your real estate investment is in place you need to know about property documentation. […]

Read More
8 Types of Neighbours that we all Encounter

Earlier, we all knew all our neighbours and interacted with them often although with gated communities and changing lifestyle, we hardly have the time to meet our neighbours. However, we do meet different types of people. Here is a list of 8 types of neighbours that we all encounter. Over friendly These are the sort […]

Read More
How your CIBIL score can affect your home loan application

Given the steep increase in property prices in the recent times, a home loan is one of the best ways to finance your dream home. However, applying for a home loan is not as easy as it sounds. Even the simplest imperfection in the application can lead to rejection. One of the most crucial deciding […]

Read More
Must Follow Tips for First Time Home Buyers

If you are planning to purchase your first home, the challenge of finding the perfect one that fits your budget yet fulfils all your needs can be quite daunting. No matter whether you are purchasing a villa or an apartment, there are few things that you must keep in mind before making one of the […]

Read More
Dos and Don’ts for NRIs investing in Indian realty

The realty market in India has always seen interest from the NRIs. With real estate developers focusing on NRI investors, they can now choose from an array of options in both residential and commercial segments. If you are an NRI looking to make an invest, read to know some of the points you need to […]

Read More
7 Ways to Make Your Living Room Look Bigger

“First Impression is the Best Impression;” the living room is the first place that anyone who visits your house notices. Also, living room is the space where you spend your time with friends and family. Having a large living room is a boon; however, if you feel that your living room needs to be larger […]

Read More
Top home loan options for you

For most Indians, buying a house is a lifelong dream. Of course, while buying a house it is easy to get overwhelmed by the financing options available. Thankfully, if you take the time and effort to research, you can save a lot of money and hassle. Availing a home loan is not as easy as […]

Read More
Top Home Décor Trends for 2016

Amidst all the frenzy of a busy life, your home is your sanctuary. It’s truly said – Home is where the heart is. Here are the top home décor trends to make your sanctuary more beautiful.   Indoor plants With houses becoming smaller, there is lesser space for a backyard or a garden. However, using […]

Read More
9 ways to make your home environment-friendly

With rising temperatures and global warming, it has become a norm to be more eco-friendly. Small steps taken by us in this direction can create a huge difference. Here are 9 ways to make your home environment-friendly:     1. Use CFL/LED bulbs and other energy efficient products Replace all old bulbs and lights with […]

Read More
6 reasons why you should buy a house in 2016

With the Budget session close on our heels, now is the time when investments are a hot topic around us – be it tax saving investments or reorganization of finances or a new plan for the upcoming financial year. If you were in two minds about buying a new house, this is the best year […]

Read More
10 Things to check before you buy a property

Buying a piece of land or a flat is a cherished dream for many. Real estate is one of the biggest investment you make in a lifetime and you need to do your homework before you take the plunge. Here is a guide on 10 things to check before you buy a property.   About […]

Read More
Top CBSE schools in Chennai

Chennai boasts of some of the best schools in the county and it is no different when it comes to the CBSE curriculum. There are numerous schools mushrooming in the city every year. So if you are confused about which school you should put your child in, following is a list of top ranked CBSE […]

Read More
Why OMR is the best place to own your Home

Chennai has been expanding rapidly and residential property prices in Chennai have escalated the fastest among the cities in India, witnessing an appreciation of almost three times of what they were in 2007. Traditionally, buyers in Chennai have been hesitant to move to the suburbs, however in the recent times areas like Old Mahabalipuram Road […]

Read More
Residential Or Commercial Real Estate – Which Is The Better Investment Option

The world of property investments opens its doors to buyers looking for options with great returns and calculated risks. However, most of them are confused about deciding between a residential and commercial real estate investment. While there is no one choice that fits everyone’s needs, it is important to weigh the pros and cons of […]

Read More
Real Estate Vs Gold – Why Real Estate Wins

‘An investment in knowledge pays the best interest’, a famous quote by Benjamin Franklin beautifully explains why it is important to do thorough research or carefully understand the investment options in hand, before making a decision. In India, traditionally gold and real estate have been two primary investment options for best returns. However, choosing between […]

Read More
Why OMR is the perfect destination for your dream home

Old Mahabalipuram Road or OMR as it is popularly known, has grown rapidly over the last decade. The transformation from being just the outskirts of the city, to becoming Chennai’s IT and Technology hub has been nothing short of remarkable. Fuelling this growth has been investment-friendly policies and the promotion of the area as a […]

Read More
The Most Tax-Efficient Way To Buy A Home

In today’s scenario buying a home is a fairly expensive affair. A good way to make this big expense as beneficial as possible in the long-term, apart from the cash flow and capital appreciation it would generate, is to be well aware and make efficient use of the taxes you will be eligible for once the home has […]

Read More
Real Estate Vs Stocks – Where To Invest?

When looking for investment avenues, the first few options that come to most people’s minds are either real estate, gold or stocks. However, making the right investment decision involves comparing how each of these avenues fare against each other. We did a comparison of real estate vs gold in this space some time back and […]

Read More
The Owning Vs Renting Debate Analyzed

Buying a house is a matter of pride in every Indian household. There’s a lot of sentiment attached to it and it also is a big factor influencing one’s social status in the neighborhood. However, real estate prices have over the years seen an upward spike and so have interest rates on loans. This has […]

Read More
A Quick Guide For Effective Online Property Search

Gone are the days when we depended solely on a broker, family friend, newspapers or the street-end tea shop owner to identify and shortlist real estate properties to buy. The internet has simplified our lives in a myriad ways and this applies to the home search process as well.   When it comes to using […]

Read More
Why Freebies In Real Estate Deals Are Not Really Free

There is a glaring FEE in the FrEEbie that most of the people, more often than not, fail to see. – A wise home buyer   No other quote can clearly summarize the current real estate scenario as much as the one mentioned above. Home buying is an important life decision and a lot of […]

Read More