Ideas to decorate your space while being eco-friendly this festive season.

Lights, candles, firecrackers and sweets – yes, its that time of the year again. In the name of preparing for the festival of lights, we spend time and money to make a brighter and memorable Diwali for our friends and family. Which means we often go overboard with the tinsel and the decorations. But the … Continue reading “Ideas to decorate your space while being eco-friendly this festive season.”

5 things that make Vajram Newtown the hottest investment opportunity

Bangalore is still a hot favorite among investors, the clean air, the great connectivity, and the modern lifestyle the city offers are still major reasons why people love settling here. The huge influx of the workforce has further increased the demand for great residential projects. In the last decade, North Bangalore has grown exponentially. The … Continue reading “5 things that make Vajram Newtown the hottest investment opportunity”

Spending a day in and around Thanisandra

Small pockets of residential layouts dotted with trees and the quaint Bangalore charm. This is not the Thanisandra from a decade ago, this is the Thanisandra of today. The up and coming hub that has the right balance of residential and industrial development. It enjoys great connectivity and superb infrastructure. If you’re in Thanisandra, you’ll … Continue reading “Spending a day in and around Thanisandra”

Work from home can’t just be simpler, but also a lot more productive. Here’s how…

‘From the comfort of your couch’ is the mantra of the 21st century. From ordering food to clothes to even buying homes. Whether it is to avoid traffic or simply because your office allows you to work from home, creating a home office is becoming a norm. But when you work from home, it is … Continue reading “Work from home can’t just be simpler, but also a lot more productive. Here’s how…”

Must-know storage solutions to make your house ‘The Cool Crib’

Real estate is expensive. Whether you are renting out an apartment or paying the mortgage on the one you own, it doesn’t make sense to waste space. Unfortunately, this is what most of us do. We clutter our homes with too many things we don’t need or use and end up having less space for … Continue reading “Must-know storage solutions to make your house ‘The Cool Crib’”

Water-Smart apartments; Superheroes of the future

    Technology in everyday life has seen exponential growth in the recent past. It’s not uncommon to see young kids asking Alexa or Google Home to switch the TV on or dim the house lights with a smartphone. The idea of living in a smart home is directed at creating a wholesome experience that … Continue reading “Water-Smart apartments; Superheroes of the future”

Union Budget 2019 and Real Estate Sector

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Union Budget 2019 on July 5th and also stated that the Indian economy was at approximately 1.85 trillion US Dollars in 2014, within 5 years it has reached 2.7 trillion US dollars. Indian economy is growing at a rapid rate and will grow to 3 trillion dollars in the … Continue reading “Union Budget 2019 and Real Estate Sector”

Can a buyer claim both HRA as well as home loan benefits?

The answer to that is yes. House Rent Allowance is a fixed amount of money segregated as a part of your salary by your employer for the accommodation you may have rented out. It’s a measure to aid in tax savings. As a buyer, income tax exemption on both house rent allowance (HRA) and repayment … Continue reading “Can a buyer claim both HRA as well as home loan benefits?”

Why quality should be the benchmark for investing a home, not brands.

Home buying is an activity that is both overwhelming and nerve-wracking for most. The process is most often divided into categories or sections in order of its importance- when you want to settle in, what’s your budget, which is your area of choice, etc. It’s an extensive process that requires time, patience and a well-chalked … Continue reading “Why quality should be the benchmark for investing a home, not brands.”

A home is the most preferred investment option among most Indians. Here’s Why!

The famous expression ‘Roti, Kapda aur Makaan’, for Indians, owning a home is an absolute must. While most people are comfortable renting a home, nothing quite compares to joy and satisfaction of living in a place you can call your own. This desire to own a home is further boosted by the fact that there … Continue reading “A home is the most preferred investment option among most Indians. Here’s Why!”