Things to consider while drafting a property will

A property will is a legal document which clearly defines how an individual wishes to distribute their assets after they pass away.  Drafting a will is important as it facilitates smooth property transfer to the right heirs without any hassles. According to the Indian Succession Act of 1925, a property will is a legal declaration […]

How REITs work and why you should invest in it?

There is no doubt that the introduction of ground-breaking regulations like the GST tax structure and RERA has significantly impacted the Indian real estate industry. Along with these, a new concept called Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT) has emerged which has the ability to streamline the real estate industry by making it more organised, progressive […]

All you need to know about pest control.

Be it an independent villa or an apartment complex, pests are simply everywhere irrespective of the size of the house. While most household pests are merely a nuisance, there are specific creatures that are capable of causing a bite or a sting. A few others may even transmit infectious diseases or create structural damages in […]

Top Pongal kolam designs for a warm welcome

January is indeed an auspicious month for Tamilians from across the world, since this is when Pongal – the festival of harvest – is celebrated with much splendour. This festival is when farmers take the opportunity to thank the almighty for his blessings and the abundant agricultural produce of the past year. Decorating your home […]

A handy guide to make 2019 the year of real estate investment

Come every new-year, the first thing on our minds is a resolution to follow that year. For some, it may be habits to lose, and some others mark the beginning by starting something new. One of the most popular practices that is followed every new year is planning to make an investment. In the never-ending […]

Top 5 reasons why millennials should start investing in real estate

By 2021, India will embark on its journey of becoming the youngest country in the world. As per the 2013-14 economic survey, more than 64% of India’s workforce consists of individuals between the ages of 20 and 35.  Due to the huge financial power that they possess, millennials are considered to be the most influential […]

A handy checklist to get your home winter ready

Apart from being the festive season, winter is also synonymous with whimsical winds and chilly breezes that take your breath away. But just like how we gear up for winter with sweaters and knits that keep us stylish and snug, it is also imperative to spruce up our home to make it winter ready. To […]

7 Christmas decor ideas to let the festivities begin

The season of joy and happiness has finally set in! The most awaited month of the year is here. It’s the time to brighten up your homes and dance to the tunes of Christmas carols. From a vibrant Christmas tree to colourful wreaths, you can indulge in a plethora of decorative items to light up […]

Residential vs Commercial: Which one is better for rental income?

Enjoying high returns in the form of a secondary income is one of the biggest perks of investing in real estate. However, the question lies in which type of rental income is more beneficial – residential or commercial? It is a good idea to think about the type of rental income you are expecting from […]

Vaastu tips to consider for your new home

Home is a precious place for all of us. A lot of home buyers believe in the ancient science of Vaastu and are looking for ways to include the basic principles of the concept in their homes. These factors can be incorporated while structuring and designing your home. Here are a few Vaastu tips which […]

Top Fire Safety Precautions All Homeowners Should Take

For any individual, there is always something nostalgic about the place ‘home’. It is considered to be heaven on earth where you create everlasting memories with your friends and family. Buying a home can be a matter of immense pride and happiness. But it also requires a strong commitment to ensuring adequate safety measures to […]

Your guide to paying property tax in Chennai

When it comes to making an investment, there is always a Stocks vs real estate debate but the most common practice is to invest in the latter. It is a stable and secure option to fall back on when the need for monetary help arises. So, if you are buying a residential or commercial property, […]

All you need to know about rainwater harvesting

As the colloquial saying goes – Chennai has only three seasons: Hot, hotter and hottest. But at the same time, as per recent statistics, Chennai is also blessed with an average of around 95 centimeters of rainfall every year. This alternating weather pattern of scorching heat waves followed by generous monsoons has pushed homeowners to […]

Top benefits of investing in a second home

There is no doubt that first time home buyers are spoilt for choice with a plethora of benefits offered by real estate investment. However, investing in a second home can be as advantageous as your first property, whether you are buying it as a form of investment or to secure your future. Few of the […]