City or Suburbs? Weighing the Pros and Cons of Different Living Environments

City or Suburbs Weighing the Pros and Cons of Different Living Environments-Lancor

We’ve all dreamt of the perfect neighborhood, a place where convenience dances with serenity, where career opportunities waltz with cozy backyards. Choosing where to live is like a dance with trade-offs. In the city, you get the energy but also the crowded feeling. In the suburbs, it’s peaceful, but you might find yourself dependent on […]

The Top Safety Features to Look for in a Senior Living Community

The Top Safety Features to Look for in a Senior Living Community - Lancor

As we grow older, our living needs change. Many seniors seek out a community with guest suites for family visits, on-site healthcare, and recreational activities to remain active and socially connected. But of utmost importance when considering senior living is the safety of its tenants. With little ones running around, useful security features are vital […]

General FAQs about Apartment Registration

FAQs on Apartment Registration : 8+ Commonly Asked Questions & Answers - Lancor

As a homebuyer, you have the responsibility to register your apartment with the Government. This process involves paying stamp duty and registration charges and is done in accordance with the provisions of the Registration Act of 1908.  If you are a first-time homebuyer and are not familiar with the process of property registration in India, […]

Gated Community vs. Builder Floor Apartment? Which One should You Prefer?

Gated Community vs. Builder Floor Apartment : Difference Guide - Lancor

Are you planning to move to a new residential unit?  There are overwhelming options for you to decide and reside. Before moving into a residential community, it’s good that you’ve an idea about the pros and cons. For this post, we’ve chosen two residential units – gated community vs builder floor apartment.  Every residential unit […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]