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Based on the demographic work done by researchers, certain geographical locations in the world have been identified as ‘Blue Zones’. Quite the popular topic of conversation in recent times – these zones are known for being the home to some of the world’s longest-lived communities. People from these zones are known for having low incidences […]

Easy ways to correct the mistakes in Encumbrance Certificate

Those who buy houses or plots need to look into its encumbrance certificate (also known as EC) to know the previous transactions.  The Encumbrance Certificate reveals all the transactions pertaining to the property, be it genuine or otherwise. But, most of us gets a doubt on whether we should look into the EC at all […]

Why Should I Buy My Own Home – Now!

2020 has been atough year for everyone, more so for thoseliving in a rented house. Well,thereisgreat news for such folks and the time to buy a new home has never been so right. What was a struggle for everyone in the initial phase of COVID-19,has resulted in favour to the home buyers. Many top realtors […]

Sriperumbudur gets all the attention! Again.

Sriperumbudur is getting all the attention again as it is becoming once again  the strongest contender for the planned & proposed second airport that will be required after the terminals at the existing airport reach saturation point. The keenness to look at this location as a potential site for a Greenfield Airport has revived after […]

Now is the best time to buy a home

According to Google, COVID-19 is the most searched word in the year 2020.  It has rapidly become a part of our everyday conversations and the negative vibe it brings does not seem to end. Yet, COVID-19 has established a few positive things to look forward to. One such thing is buying a home. Although a […]

Rental v/s Owning – The Independence of Living Independent

Rent versus owning a home is a highly debatable topic and those who advocate the former often argue that a rental home costs less when compared to buying a home. While those who favour the latter, cite the freedom that it offers. This blog is here to settle this debate once and for all. The […]

A sensible investment avenue even during the times of lockdown!

In general, investments gives substantial returns depending on the kind one chooses and how meticulously she/he plans it. The duration of the investment one chooses also decides whether it is the wise choice of a person or not at a given point in time.  These factors play all the more a vital role when it […]

Choosing the right builder

This blog expands on reasons as to why you should choose the right builder. Buying a home is not just a dream, but a life’s work that people put in. The value placed on it is a measure beyond emotions and sentiments. On the other hand, it certainly creates a lot fear and only the […]

Home – A safety shelter & beyond

COVID-19 has changed the world and the way we live beyond our imagination. Nearly 7 million cases and 3 lakh deaths around the world, thisera has quickly become a disastrous period in modern times. Despite tragedy, COVID-19 hastaught us a few valuable lessons.One such is the importance of home and family. The idea of a […]

The advantage of buying Lancor homes

Lancor Holdings Ltd., one of Chennai’s top real-estate companies has hallmarked its footprint in Southern India, by creating not just wonderful homes but rather well-knit communities and relationships for the last 35 years. Lancor has always sought to establish new benchmarks in property development by satisfying customers’ needs and providing them with world-class facilities.  8 […]

Asia’s Biggest Bus Terminus right at the footsteps of Guduvanchery!

Once a sleepy downtown, currently the buzzing, fast-growing suburb called Guduvanchery has become the favorite property purchase destination in Chennai. From never-seen before public infrastructure facilities to multiple modes of non-stop connectivity to and from Guduvanchery has made it the key location of choice for every middle class family who looks for a home just […]

Advantage Phase II Property Buyer !

When it comes to a purchase decision such as buying a house, not only the financial stakes of a person are high but her/his and their close family members’ emotional and sentimental stakes are high too.    Besides, there are stress, anxiety and apprehensions that builds up in relation to the project they choose to […]

Why OMR is the Best Location for Investing in Real Estate?

Old Mahabalipuram Road, popularly known as OMR is the area between Madhya Kailash Junction and Thiruporur stretching to about 35 km. In recent times, OMR has turned to be the hotspot of real estate investment. This real estate growth is mainly because of IT development, good infrastructure, access to amenities, ease of connectivity, luxurious lifestyle, […]

Why Should You Choose Lancor as your Trusted Real Estate Partner?

Whether you are going to construct a home? Or purchase a new apartment? A dedicated, realiable real estate builder is what you need to look out for.   Choosing a builder for your home is an important step. Reliable developers will be cautious in delivering the best quality projects in the exact way you envisioned at […]

Why Should You Invest in Real Estate During this Slow Down Period?

Many of you would have kept your home purchase plan on hold because of the global pandemic outbreak, but investing in real estate during this challenging time  will be the smartest move!  Here, our Lancor team has clearly spelt it out why is it a good time to invest in real estate properties during this […]

Why Sriperumbudur is the Trending Real-Estate Hub in Chennai?

Are you curious to know the interesting aspects of investing in Sriperumbudur? Sriperumbudur is one of the rapidly growing regions because of the establishment of manufacturing companies, automobile industries, educational institutions, health centers, and so on. These are the prominent features that make Sriperumbudur a highly demanding region in the real estate world. In this […]

What Do the Present Day Senior Citizens Look For While Buying a Home?

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Are you looking for apartments with excellent amenities to stay happy in your old age? According to Vikaspedia, ‘India’s overall population covers a wide range of old-aged people’. Most of the senior citizens wish to lead a comfortable living with like-minded people. In such cases, apartments designed for seniors will be the right choice. If […]

Why Designer Themed Apartments Are a New Thing?

Apartments in Guduvanchery

Do you wish to know about the top benefits of living in a designer themed apartment? One of the pleasant happenings in life is purchasing a home and it is more beautiful if you buy an apartment that is designer themed. If you want to live in a well-decorated living space, then designer themed apartments […]

Why Are Millennials Interested to Buy a Property in Chennai?

Apartments in Sholinganallur

Owning a home is everyone’s dream, the millennials are not an exception to it. Millennials are those who are in the age group of 21 to 37 years. Nowadays, there is an increased number of millennials who started to invest in residential properties rather than the stock market. There are interesting statistics that show that […]

Reasons Why NRIs Should Invest in Chennai

Reasons Why NRIs Should Invest in Chennai

The real estate industry is huge in Chennai because it is one of the hubs where industries and advancements are developing day by day. Owning a home in India is a dream for those who went abroad for education, work, or business as one day in the near future, they may have plans to settle […]

Full EMI vs Pre-EMI

Full EMI vs Pre-EMI

Owning a home is everyone’s wish but some people are finding difficulties in fulfilling it, mostly because of the drag in their financial issues. Nowadays, banks are giving home loans to help out this situation. In return, banks are calculating a certain rate of interest at the period of time for the given principle amount. […]

Why Should You Buy an Independent Villa in Chennai?

Why Should You Buy an Independent Villa in Chennai?

People living in metropolitan cities like Chennai have mostly restricted themselves from certain things related to nature because of the shortage of ground area. Villas are the perfect combination in terms of both safety and privacy to explore ourselves. The villas grant ultimate freedom for your design schemes and therefore make use of the space […]

List of Things You Must Buy When You Move Into a New Apartment

List of Things You Must Buy When You Move Into a New Apartment

Relocating to a new apartment is a fine experience but at the same time, you will undergo a lot of stress due to packaging and cluttering. Planning things will ease your tension before moving to a new place. Here, we are addressing the checklist to frame your dream home. Contents1 Doorway Essentials2 Living Area Furnishings3 […]

Ways to Manage Stress When Buying a New Home

Ways to Manage Stress When Buying a New Home

When buying a home, you have to consider a lot of things like location, purchase price, and much more. These things should be considered carefully as they play an important role in buying a new home. At times, you may get stressed because of these things. Our Lancor team is here to give you some […]

Strong Reasons to Buy Property in Chennai

Strong Reasons to Buy Property in Chennai

For the past few years, the modern city, Chennai has shown great development in the social, economic and education sectors. Chennai is actually a familiar city for various reasons. Currently, it is becoming famous for real estate properties, plots, apartments & villas. Investing in real estate properties has become trending in Chennai as the city […]

Real Estate Trends for 2020

Real Estate Trends for 2020

It is true that the real estate market has gone through certain ups and downs, yet it is a strong competitor for other industries. Additionally, the buyer’s preferences change according to the trends. To keep you updated on the changing real estate industry trends, our Lancor team has collected the main ones which are going […]

How To Decorate Your Home For Festivals?

How To Decorate Your Home For Festivals?

Festivals are a welcome break from hectic schedules. Celebrating festivals in your apartment is fun. It gives an amazing opportunity to build good relations with the society members. They also call for decoration. If you are planning to adorn your home, fret not. You have come to the right place. Here are 8 best decoration […]

Things To Consider Before You Buy An Apartment In Chennai

Things To Consider Before You Buy An Apartment In Chennai

Before buying an apartment in Chennai, you have to pay close attention to things such as budget planning, document verification, and others. Here, our Lancor team is giving you certain tips on how to concentrate on these things before buying an apartment. Let’s dive in Contents1 Budget Planning2 Available Amenities3 Knowledge About The Locality4 Confirmation […]

What Are The Various Types of Property Loans?

What Are The Various Types of Property Loans?

If you want to buy a property or home or a plot, you need not invest your entire salary, savings, bank balances, etc for the purchase. You can make use of the various loan schemes introduced by the banks. Our team at Lancor has collected 7 types of home property loans which might help you […]

How to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Your Apartment?

How to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Your Apartment?

As we are drawing closer to the New Year 2020 you will be planning for a get-together event in your apartment. For sure, it will be great to have your friends, relatives, neighbors, colleagues, and well-wishers with you during the New Year Eve! Our Lancor team has collected some great tips which might guide you […]

Why Real Estate Investment is Better Than Gold Investment?

Flats in Sholinganallur

Typically, there is always an investment battle between land vs gold. Once you are aware of the best investment options among these two, you can invest in any of them and can get maximum returns. Our Lancor team has compared the benefits of investing in these two assets. At the end of this blog, you […]

Different Types of Apartments

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There is a wide range of choices when it comes to apartment types. it is good to know about the various types of apartments because this knowledge will help you to be vigilant in purchasing an appropriate apartment. Based on size, amenities and neighborhood, apartments are grouped into various types. If you are planning to […]

Things You Need to Know About Apartment Maintenance Charges

Flats in Guduvanchery, Chennai

Are you planning to buy an apartment? If yes, you must know about apartment maintenance charges. Apartment owners or tenants have to pay a fee for the ongoing overall maintenance in their apartment. Maintenance charges are one of the key factors that many apartment-buyers ignore. In most cases, many people miss this significant aspect and […]

Home Loan Interest Comparison Rate in India

Flats and Apartments in Sholinganallur, OMR, Chennai

These days, many families desire to own a new house or apartment. A home loan is a great way that can support the financial part of buying a dream home that you always wanted to own. There are plenty of home loan providers. But before you finalize a bank, gaining knowledge about various banks and […]

Benefits of Buying a Flat In a Gated Community

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In these modern days, a person who is planning to buy a flat has to consider many things like security measures, integrated facilities, eco-friendly environment, neighborhood, etc. Such kind of expectations will surely be satisfied by a gated community. Today, we bring you some of the benefits of living in a gated community. It will […]

How To Create a Meditation Space in Your Apartment?

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To beat stress and enjoy the benefits of meditation, you need to create a separate meditation space in your apartment. Meditation is proven to reduce stress, relieve anxiety, improve mental health, and enhance self-awareness. In spite of the space constraints, there are several ways to set up a peaceful surrounding to meditate. In this blog, […]

Innovative Ways To Save Water In Your Apartment

Apartments, Flats in Sholinganallur

An apartment is a place where a lot of people spend water according to their will and wish. Some spend it needfully and some spend it lavishly. Spending water up to an adequate level is appreciable, but when the consumption goes beyond our need, it turns out to be problematic. Most of the big metropolitan […]

Innovative Pooja Room Design Ideas for Apartments

Innovative Pooja Room Design Ideas for Apartments

Nowadays, more and more people are devoting time to uplift their emotional well being. Performing traditional poojas is one of the best ways to build better mental health. Pooja room is a place in our home where we join our hands in prayer to the divine God we adore. The presence of such a space […]

What Are the Advantages of Buying a Ready-To-Move-In Apartment?

What Are the Advantages of Buying a Ready-To-Move-In Apartment

Making a decision on where you live your life during the day and rest your head in the night is a daunting task. Apartments are the newest real estate trend. It is also an amazing way to experience the hustle and bustle of city life. Many residents are finding that the unique benefits an apartment […]

How To Decorate Your One-Bedroom Apartment?

How To Decorate Your One-Bedroom Apartment?

One of the most exciting things in life is to purchase a new apartment and scheduling a date for the move-in. However, concentrating on the aesthetics of your apartment can be difficult when you are stumbling and second-guessing on how to make the most of the floor plan. In spite of the limited space, there […]

Top Bathroom Decorating Ideas for your Apartment

Top Bathroom Decorating Ideas for your Apartment

After you move into a new apartment, your friends or relatives will ask for a tour. Except for the bathroom, you will have many things to talk about like decorations in your living room or how spacious your bedroom is. In apartment tours, bathrooms are not worth more than a passing glance. However, you can […]

7 Tips to Celebrate an Eco-Friendly Diwali in Your Apartment

7 Tips to Celebrate an Eco-Friendly Diwali in Your Apartment

Diwali is one of the most awaited festivals in every Indian household. Traditionally, this festival is celebrated all over India which binds family and allows people to think beyond themselves. This dazzling festival of lights is also considered as an auspicious time to buy a new apartment, purchase gold and set eyes on various other […]

A guide about maintenance charges for flats and it uses

Every occupant of a home is levied a maintenance charge. This charge could vary from one society to another. But, what is an apartment maintenance charge? It is the charge imposed on the occupants of an apartment to upkeep your home and other common areas like the stairs, swimming pool, lift, etc. In a gated […]

Simple false ceiling designs for your living room

One of the most important features of your home is the living room and its design. It could be simple, with minimal furniture and fuss-free lighting. Or it could be the most extravagant part of your home, with every aspect of it well defined right from its wallpaper to the flooring. In other words, the […]

Women-centric laws for owning a property since independent India

Hearty wishes to all the citizens of India for celebrating the 73rd Independence day recently! It has been a long journey with a lot of noteworthy changes for the good. There has been significant growth in the economy, infrastructure and various other areas. Considering gender equality, it has always been the women fighting for equal […]

Five smart home ideas to make your home sophisticated

A smart home is an automated home that houses sophisticated devices connected to the internet to make your life simple and convenient. In today’s fast-paced world, having a smart home is one of the easiest and effective ways to stay on-the-go while also doing your part to conserve the environment. If you’re not tech-savvy, do […]

What are co-living spaces and why should you invest in them?

With the significant percentage of the population comprising of millennial, there is an increasing demand to accommodate students and working individuals. Gone are the days when hostels and paying guest houses were the only options for a single person leaving their homes for studies or work.  So, what do millennial look for during their search […]

Office decor ideas for a positive work environment

An office is a place where employees spend the largest part of their day. A positive workspace is crucial to keep employees cheerful and productive. Happiness is contagious. Thus, spreading positivity around the office is essential to boost the performance levels of employees. An inspiring workplace plays a vital role in maintaining a balance between […]

A handy guide to pet-proofing your home

Congratulations on your new furry friend! As your pet has come home for the first time, they might be a little uncomfortable in the beginning. However, as days pass by, they get familiarized and start accepting the place and people around. Until now, your pet is quiet and adapting, but later they might become naughty […]

All you need to know about home equity loans

There can be times when you are in dire need of money for your bulk expenses, be it a wedding or home remodelling. Extricate yourself out of problematic monetary situations using your house. Owning a house is the best investment to make, as you can rely on your home at the drop of a hat. […]

7 best housewarming gift ideas to inaugurate a new home

Moving into your new house is an overwhelming feeling, whether you are a first time home buyer or an experienced investor. After months of planning and paperwork, the home buying process has finally come to an end and it is now time to reap the benefits. Buying a new home also means celebrating it with […]

Top tips to reduce the home loan interest rate

Most people aspire to buy their dream home but are apprehensive due to the trailing financial burden. Earlier, owning a house was constrained to the rich, but this myth is now broken with the availability of home loans. Opting for a home loan is the simplest and quickest way to fund your real estate dreams. […]

Five great budget home renovation ideas to add some flair to your home

Home renovations reflect one’s passion and creativity for bringing life to their homes. Remodelling your space not only comes with the absolute need but also with the fascination to improve living standards. Moving into a new home, or renovating your current one, results in a cascade of emotions – from enthusiasm to tiredness – ending […]

Comprehensive Guide to Home Loan Pre-Closure

Buying a new house is an absolute dream for most people. It takes a lot of time, effort and most importantly money to buy a new house. Taking a home loan is the easiest and quickest way to fund your real estate dreams. However, what do you do when you eventually have enough money to […]

A handy guide to baby proofing your home

Your baby is a wonderful pack of joy, happiness, and energy! While you may love spending time with your little one, your child cannot always be supervised. As your baby starts to grow bigger and begins to crawl, it can be difficult to keep up with their every move. Your baby may run the risk […]

Effective Home Lighting Ideas to Brighten Up Every Room

Designing your home with soothing lights will not only give it an instant jolt of aesthetic appeal but also elevate your mood and senses. To add to that, effective home lighting ideas also play a huge role in bringing down electricity consumption and offer a plethora of functional benefits. Planning to revamp your home with […]

A complete guide for NRIs to deal with immovable inherited property

Making a real estate investment in India is one of the major decisions for most of the NRIs as it involves various types of tax and regulatory implications. However, taking ownership of a property through inheritance is a different scenario altogether. Inheriting an immovable property is not a choice, but, it is something which is […]

How to design your apartment for senior living

When you are transforming your apartment into a living space suitable for senior citizens, it is important to keep in mind a few factors like functionality, convenience, comfort and safety. While giving prominence to these factors, it is also crucial to focus on attractive design elements that can enhance the aesthetic integrity of the property. […]

7 essential Feng Shui tips to bring in good vibes to your home

Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese belief that focusses on the spatial orientation and arrangement of a building depending upon energy flow. Incorporating this technique while designing the architecture of a building is a great way to bring in positive vibes and enhance the quality of life. Feng Shui elements are also considered a symbol […]

Summer Cooling: Tips and tricks to cool down your home without an AC

Can you imagine living through Indian summers without an air conditioner? It sounds impossible to stay indoors without an AC. However, prolonged usage of air conditioners leads to increased power consumption. This is exactly why you need to find ways to cool down your home without an AC. Wondering how to keep your house cool […]

Decoding essential real estate terms

Before you kickstart the process of buying your dream home, it is important to understand the commonly used terminologies and jargons in the Indian real estate.  Keeping yourself informed about real estate terminology not only facilitates smooth property transactions but also helps you save a fortune in the future. A fair knowledge on basics of […]

Top factors to consider while investing in a commercial property

Ideally, commercial real estate refers to those properties which are widely employed for business activities.  From hotels and offices to schools, shopping malls and hospitals, a commercial property can be used for operating any kind of business. However, when it comes to investing in real estate, it is always advisable to consider certain factors that […]

7 moving tips to bear in mind while shifting to a new house

Shifting to a new house is indeed one of the biggest moments of your life. Whether you are moving to your dream home or a rented house, adequate preparation and planning are the two important aspects that you need to keep in mind. From decluttering and packing to ensuring basic amenities and updating your address, […]

Benefits of living in a gated community

Over the years, the evolution of gated communities has led to a complete transformation of the Indian real estate industry. The concept of gated communities has also redefined the meaning of urban living in the sense that a huge chunk of the millennial population is looking to invest in a gated community as a necessity […]

Tips to reduce electricity consumption at home

Every household spends a considerable amount of their income on electricity. There are numerous advantages to saving electricity. It not only reduces your electric bill, but also helps in the protection of the environment. From simple behavioural changes to upgrading your electrical gadgets, there are many ways to reduce the electrical consumption of your home […]

The impact of budget 2019 on real estate

The interim budget 2019 presented by the Government of India has thrown some positive light on the real estate industry. With a plethora of benefits such as tax exemption reforms and an income tax rebate for a second home, it is quite evident that potential home buyers are the biggest winners of this year’s budget. […]

5 pointers to keep in mind while running a business from home

If you are an aspiring entrepreneur, you do not necessarily need to take a commercial space on rent or lease to run your business. There are many advantages of running a business from the comfort of your home. Many professionals like doctors, lawyers and architects work in an office space within their residential property. One […]

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 […]

5 Reasons why investing in a newly launched project is a good idea

Buying a property can be tricky. It involves a lot of planning and research since it is one of the biggest financial decisions of your life. One of the main factors that influence this decision is the type of property you want to invest in and the course of construction involved. Keeping that in mind, […]

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 […]


Navratri is over now, but that doesn’t have to dull your festive spirit –the festival of lights is right around the corner. This year, give your home a chance to sparkle with a fresh, dazzling look. Here are five home décor ideas for Diwali 2018. With these trends, your guests are going to spam you […]

Important amenities to look for in a premium apartment

State-of-the-art amenities and world-class facilities are few of the top reasons why investors are flocking to gated communities in search of their dream home. With premium apartments cropping up in the prime neighbourhoods of the city, homeowners need to make sure that their properties are packed with the important amenities that complement urban living. Few […]

How to make your apartment monsoon-ready this season

We’ve reached that time of the year when we get to bid farewell to the scorching heat and welcome the refreshing monsoons. The air is filled with the scent of rain and lush greenery. However, amidst all this beauty the monsoon also brings in humidity, stagnant water and water-borne diseases. Our homes tend to suffer […]

Best schools in OMR every parent should consider

There is a list of factors to keep in mind while investing in a property and proximity to leading educational institutes is definitely one of them. One of the top localities in Chennai that is peppered with a generous dose of schools, colleges and research centres is the burgeoning stretch of OMR. From play schools […]

5 ways to keep your home spick and span

Coming home to a spick and span home after a long day at work is everyone’s dream. From crisp white bed sheets to fresh curtains, a squeaky-clean home will help you unwind and relax in peace, without having to worry about clearing your space. Read on for some easy tips and tricks to make your […]

Top factors that will impact your home loan eligibility

For almost all Indian families, owning a home is a dream. The best way to make your property dreams come true is by applying for a home loan to reduce your financial burden. Read on to know more about the factors that will impact your home loan eligibility to make the process more comfortable and […]

5 Smart Appliances Every Home Should Have

Technology has made almost every aspect of our lives more convenient. But has it made its way into your home yet? Most of us have the basic appliances already. There’s a refrigerator in our kitchen, a television in our living room and an air conditioner in our bedroom. But while these appliances are essential, it’s […]

Plot vs Flat: Which is a better investment?

Real estate is one of the best investment decisions because it guarantees steady returns and growth potential. However, it isn’t always straight forward. Both end-users and investors alike face a common dilemma when it comes to investing in either land or flat. While both are sound investment options, they each come with their own merits […]

Add greenery to a compact home with vertical gardens

As concrete landscapes continue to expand all over the world, more and more people are waking up to the importance of greenery. But with most urban homes shrinking in size, maintaining, let alone owning, a home garden is a tedious and often impossible task. However, gardening aficionados have found a way around this conundrum – […]

How to avail tax benefits on home loans

When it comes to buying a home, there is a lot of financial planning that is done prior to the purchase. Most of us save money and accumulate funds over time required for buying a home or opt for a home loan. Getting a home loan has become easier and hassle-free and it also offers […]

All you need to know about sale deeds

The sale deed is an important document that completes the process of buying, selling or transferring a property from one party to another. It consists of all the important details of the development and the seller. So, if you are a first time home buyer, it is important to understand the basics of this crucial […]

5 tips for better home waste management

Despite its supposedly austere lifestyle appeal, India ranks as one of the highest garbage generating countries in the world. About 60 million tonnes of garbage is generated every day, and the sizes of garbage heaps continue to rise by the year. Despite the progress of campaigns like Swachh Bharat, the daily contribution of garbage has […]

5 library design ideas for your home

No public or university library can match the feeling that a personal home library can offer. The books that we read are more than just a hobby and so they need to be celebrated and displayed in a home. You don’t have to have a large mansion to curate a home library of your own. […]

All You Need to Know About LED Lighting for Your Home

The right kind of lighting can instantly transform a boring home into an eye-pleasing wonder. While that holds true, people often do not take into account what impact these lighting fixtures can have on the environment. The fluorescent bulbs and CFL lights which we normally use can do more harm than good. With the rising […]

5 Best Financial Apps to Help You Save for Your Dream Home

The first step to becoming a homeowner is getting your finances in order.  While home loans can finance up to 80 percent of the property value, the remaining 20 percent will have to come from your savings. For more insights, read Top Tips to Apply for a Home Loan to learn how to get your loan […]

7 Easy Tips to Grow Your Own Kitchen Garden in an Apartment

How would you like a  glass of lemonade prepared with homegrown mint leaves or your favourite pasta sauce with basil from your own garden? Those days are not far away if you grow a kitchen garden in your own apartment. If you’re worried about not having sufficient space for a garden, worry no more. The […]

5 Home Security Features to Keep Your Family Safe

Everyone wants their family and home to be safe and secure, so having a proper home security system in their home has become a necessity.  Getting home insurance can cover any financial losses after an event occurs, but you can proactively prevent these things from happening in the first place. Home security solutions have advanced […]

A homebuyer’s guide to getting home insurance in India

Home insurance is intended to protect homeowners from any damage to the house and its procession, and it can be taken for a fixed period. Here is everything you need to know about home insurance.    Contents1 Types of home insurance in India2 What is the amount covered?3 How to apply for a home insurance4 […]

7 things to remember when renting out a house for the first time

Being able to earn a second income through rent is one of the many reasons why real estate is considered one of the best investment decisions. There are multiple factors which can prompt you to rent out your property. Some homeowners choose to buy a house as an investment and decide not to move into […]

How to turn your apartment balcony into a green haven

In the bustling cities that we live in today, greenery has become even more precious than ever. There’s no feeling that can quite come close to the peacefulness we feel when we are in the midst of lush greenery. But with most of us living in apartments, gardens have become a rarity. Do you still […]

9 Resourceful Ways to Conserve Water This Summer

Along with longer days and sweeter fruits, the hot summer months also mean less rains and water shortage. On an average, each person uses up around 150 liters of water every single day. This number might seem shocking to you, but there are several easy steps you can take around your home to bring down […]

8 Factors that make 2018 the best year yet for Indian real estate


Real estate is one of the most promising sectors to invest globally. In India, the real estate sector is the second largest employer after agriculture and is projected to grow at a rate of 30 percent over the next decade. 2017 witnessed India’s real estate sector going on a bit of a roller coaster ride […]

Advantages of Living on OMR


Chennai currently ranks 9th on Lonely Planet’s list of top 10 cosmopolitan cities to live in and offers excellent quality of life for its residents. As investments continue to pour in and more people move to Chennai for jobs, the city has expanded towards its suburbs. This growth has encouraged more people to invest in […]

7 Ingenious Decor Ideas For Your Bedroom


Home is where the heart is, but your bedroom is your most personal space. At the end of a long, tiring day, there’s nothing better than sinking into your bed and snuggling under the covers. But how many of us give our bedrooms the attention they deserve? We try to keep our living rooms, kitchens […]

Your Essential Summer Home Maintenance Checklist


With the days already getting rapidly warmer, it’s time to gear up to face the full force of the summer heat. While all of us love the bright, sunny months of summer, it can also take a toll on your home. Before summer actually sets in, this is the best time to take a look […]

7 Easy DIY Decor Ideas That Enhance the Beauty of Your Home


Do you feel like your home could use a little more love? Switching up your interiors can do more than just make your home look beautiful and welcoming; it’s also the quickest way to uplift your mood. But if there’s one thing that often stands between you and your dream home makeover, it’s your budget. […]

7 Easy Ways to Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

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Are you looking for ways to make your home more environmentally sustainable, but are not sure where to start? Many eco-friendly measures often require extensive effort and aren’t apartment-friendly. However, don’t let this deter you from contributing towards a greener planet. There are many inexpensive environmentally friendly home ideas you can easily use in your […]

Important Tips for NRIs Investing in Indian Real Estate


As an NRI, if you are looking to make a profitable investment, there are many reasons to never delay a property investment. Government policies around real estate have enabled greater transparency in the sector, encouraging more investments and simplifying the process for NRIs to invest in Indian real estate. In addition to ensuring high appreciation, […]

How to Improve Your CIBIL Score in 5 Easy Ways


If you are trying to get a loan to help you finance your dream of buying a home, nothing can be more worrisome than a low CIBIL score. A CIBIL score is a number between 300 to 900 that is based on your credit history. Banks use your CIBIL score to determine whether or not […]

Top 5 Money-Saving Tips for Your Home


If there’s one thing that makes people hesitant about investing in a home, it’s the common real estate myth that buying a house is a very expensive affair. While real estate does require more funds than many other forms of investment, it can actually bring you greater returns in the long run. If you are […]

5 Decorating Tips to Help Your Child’s Room Grow Along With Them


Children’s bedrooms are the perfect place to let your fun and imaginative side shine. But while your toddler might love their bedroom right now, they’re probably not going to feel the same way about it a few years down the line. Children grow at a notoriously fast pace, so can their bedrooms keep up? Revamping […]

Your Ultimate Guide to Home Floor Renovation on a Budget


When we are looking at  decor and home renovation ideas, most of us focus on getting new furniture, curtains, and upholstery. But while all of that is undoubtedly important, it’s your floors that really set the foundation for your decor. Flooring can have the biggest impact on the entire look of your home. Dark flooring makes […]

7 Common Real Estate Myths Debunked


Investing in real estate is a huge commitment for any individual. This is why most people try to do as much research as they can before making an investment. Unfortunately, however, not all the information about real estate you come across is legitimate. There are many false perceptions people hold about the property sector which […]

Stocks Vs. Real Estate: Which One Wins?

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When looking to make an investment, most people are faced with two options: either invest in the stock market or in real estate. Both options have the potential to give you high returns on your investment and prove valuable in the future. But the best choice out of the two depends on a variety of […]

Easy home DIY projects – Photo gallery wall


A plain blank wall is nothing but an open canvas to reflect your thoughts and ideas. From eclectic wallpapers to elaborate showpieces, there are multitudes of ways in which you can deck up an empty space, and a heart-warming photo gallery is easily your best bet. Displaying your special moments and putting up happy faces […]

5 Colour Palettes You Should Explore for Your Home in 2018

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If you are all set to transform your life in 2018, then the first step to do that is by giving your home a makeover. Your home reflects your personality, but it can also influence it as well. The right colours in your home decor can make you more peaceful, productive and happy. Your home […]

Everything You Need to Know About the PMAY Scheme

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In a milestone effort to make home ownership affordable to people from every income bracket, the government has launched the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY). As a part of this initiative, people who fall within the lower and middle-income groups are eligible for subsidies on the interest of their home loans. This is a much-needed […]

Home decor and renovation ideas

Home decor and renovation ideas

Gear up for 2018 by revamping your home with some extremely simple ideas. Apart from buying new furniture and disposing of old ones, there are a lot more things you can experiment with to make your house significantly better and beautiful. Contents1 Add some colour2 Let there be light3 Change the flooring4 Add some greenery […]

Top Tips to Apply For a Home Loan

Top Tips to Apply For a Home Loan

Gone are the days when only celebrities or influential personalities could own a home at the click of a button. With a plethora of reputed banks and financial organisations stepping forward to finance potential home buyer’s dream, getting a home loan is on every family’s checklist. Since the RERA Act came in, there’s been a […]

6 steps to speed up the process of buying your first home

6 steps to speed up the process of buying your first home

Buying a new home isn’t an easy task. There is a lot that goes into the investment process. From checking your finances and taking innumerable site visits to going through the legalities of signing the deal, the steps involved in buying a property can get a little taxing. However, there are ways to speed up […]

Top 6 Real Estate Investment Hotspots for NRIs in Chennai

Top 6 Real Estate Investment Hotspots for NRIs in Chennai

For NRIs looking to invest in real estate, Chennai is one of the most prominent destinations. The city’s economy is growing at an unprecedented rate, with investments pouring in from many different sectors. The booming IT sector in particular has been a catalyst in the expansion of the city and the development of its suburban […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Never Delay a Property Investment


Investing in real estate is a huge decision. There’s no denying that there are multiple processes you need to go through before you can finally become the owner of your own house. For many first-time home buyers, these processes can often seem daunting, which might make them put off their decision to buy a house. […]


Location Highlights, Guduvanchery

The calm locality of Guduvanchery is fast-emerging as one of the top property hubs in Chennai. From seamless connectivity to unbeatable infrastructure, Guduvanchery is on every potential home-buyers checklist. As a result of Chennai’s rapidly expanding economy, the outskirts of the city are becoming a real estate hot spot. Home buyers are now flocking to […]

The Financial Benefits of Moving Into a Ready-to-Move Apartment


When you’re considering buying an apartment, you have two broad options in front of you: you can either invest in a property that’s still under construction or buy one that’s ready to move in. Most people believe that investing in a property which is still being constructed is a wiser decision since their prices are […]

Home Loan vs. Loan against Property: Crucial Differences

Home Loan vs. Loan against Property: Crucial Differences

The terms ‘home loan’ and ‘loan against property’ are often used interchangeably. However, both these types of loans are completely different from each other. Each of these loans comes with a specific procedure, requirements, benefits and drawbacks. When you take out a home loan, the bank lends you a certain amount of money to pay […]

The Big Question: Should You Buy or Rent a House?

It’s that age-old question again: is it wise to buy a house or should you continue renting? The answer isn’t that straightforward. Arguments can be made for both cases with each side having pros and cons. While buying a home offers you greater stability, renting can be the cheaper option in the short run. So […]

Why You Should Invest In Chennai Outskirts

Investing in real estate is undoubtedly one of the smartest investment decisions you can make. Real estate nearly always pays off with high returns, making it one of the most attractive avenues for investment. However, the question on most people’s minds is where do you buy the property? Should you invest in prime locations within […]

How Will RERA Act Change the Real Estate Market in India

The real estate industry is on a transitional period, and much of that transition is proving to be a boon for prospective home buyers. One big reason for this transition is the release of the reformed Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) Bill. The RERA Bill has introduced a number changes to the way real estate […]

What are the important documents for NRIs buying real estate in India?

India is increasingly becoming a favorite investment hotspot, especially for NRIs looking to buy property in their homeland. Real estate in India has only been increasing in value and this upward trend doesn’t look like it’s going to change anytime soon. Technological advances in real estate have also made it easier for NRIs to invest […]

Review of the budget impact on Affordable Housing & Real Estate Sector


The year may be coming to a close, but 2017 is proving to be the beginning of something very exciting for prospective home buyers as well as developers. The announcement of Union Budget 2017-18 by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley brought some interesting and crucial reforms to how money is perceived in the real estate industry. […]

Repo Rate Cut- Lower Home Loans Interest


Compared to some 30 years back when only the wealthy bought houses, today anyone can buy a home. What would otherwise have entailed putting all the money up front for buying a house does not exist at all today. All this is due to the policy of Government distributing home loans through banks. From buying […]

How to Spot Your Dream Home and Buy It

Buying a dream home is a wonderful thing. The immense satisfaction you get when you step into the home is one to cherish. Real estate investments are one of the most profitable investments you can make, which is why you should never delay a property investment. Be it a first time home buyer or a […]

How Technology Has Helped Real Estate Industry

Technology is part of everybody’s lives these days. From the moment we wake up to the moment we sleep, our lives involve some dose of technology that can’t be ignored. Almost all commercial establishments have started embracing technological advances, and all of this is for the better. Real estate is one such industry where technology […]

Tips for First Time Home Buyers

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Are you on the lookout for a purchasing your first home? Confused over how to go about things to get the best possible living space? Then you’re not alone! Purchasing a home is a dream for many, but it could also turn out to be a nightmare if you are not careful with your decision […]

5 important amenities an apartment should have

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Gated communities are the newest trend in the real estate industry. They provide a sense of security to all its residents with a plethora of amenities, eliminating the need to step out of the compound. Read on for a consolidated list of the top five important amenities every apartment should have to offer its residents […]

Best Places to invest in Chennai

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Chennai is and has always been a great place to invest in real estate. With unbeatable connectivity provided by the newly launched Chennai Metro, high post-disaster recovery rate and the lowest crime rate in the nation, it is a hotspot to buy a home. Additionally, it is known to be one of the cleanest metro […]