Reasons to Invest in Assured Return Scheme

Assured return scheme is one of the most popular concepts in the commercial real estate market, nowadays. It is a way to encourage the investors to put their money in a commercial property. Most of us either do not have enough funds to afford a commercial project or are averse due to the risks involved. However, with assured return scheme one can enjoy the benefit of the growth of his investment along with a monthly return that starts from day 1.Reasons to Invest in Assured Return Scheme

What is an Assured return scheme:- As the name suggests, an assured return scheme is one wherein the developer pays a monthly return to the buyer based on the amount of his investment at a predetermined rate. The rates may vary from 9% to 12% according to the location, builder’s preferences and the construction stage of the property. The concept is usually popular with commercial properties such as office spaces, malls, IT parks, etc., but is gradually gaining popularity in the residential property market as well.

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Reasons Why You Should Buy Property through a Real Estate Agent

Buying a home is one of the most important financial transactions you will ever make in your life. Hiring a trained and experienced realtor who has market expertise is the logical and smart choice in today’s busy world and fast paced market. In the capable hands of an experienced and well-versed agent, you can be sure to get your money’s worth. Having a pro can save you’re your money and definitely your time. You can find your dream property through a realtor because he will guide you right from the beginning to the end.Reasons Why You Should Buy Property through a Real Estate Agent

The consultant will help you take the right decision giving you property related advice such as: [Read more…]

Why should you invest in Indian smart cities

Real estate will prove a good investment option and it also scores over gold as an investment option by a long shot. The ‘Smart Cities’ concept has been given a great push by the government and it has decided to fund 100 smart cities all over India.‘Smart Cities’ in itself has become an autonomous system. It is a fully loaded entity which will have expansive green landscape, immaculate architecture and an exhaustive line up of world class amenities. The housing according to the government will be for all i.e. affordable.
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Financial Implication: Under Construction vs Ready to Move in

One of the main questions that confuses a first-time home-buyer is whether he should buy a home in a ready-to-move-in project or make a booking in an under-construction project. Both the options have their own pros and cons.
Financial Implication: Under Construction vs Ready to Move inAs the name suggests, an under-construction property is one that is still in the development process and is not fit for immediate move in. The main issue related to the under construction property is the delay in completion of the project. The project may be delayed due to any reason, the most prevalent are those related to financial consequences and litigation issues. In case of ready to move in properties, you do not have to suffer the risk of delay. You get immediate value for money. [Read more…]

All You Need to Know about Investing at a Young Age

Are you thinking of making an investment but doubt that you are too young to do that? May be it’s time to give it a second thought. Real estate is one of the most preferred sectors where you can put your hard-earned money. Most of us think that we are not mature enough to make an investment. However, the younger you are while making your first investment, the more wealth you build for yourself.All You Need to Know about Investing at a Young AgeEven if you are only 27, you should start believing that the ‘old’ you is slowly creeping up. And it is only in this young age that you shoot for the stars. Though you have a lower disposable income at this age, a proper planning will surely help you achieve success.

Given below are a few points you should keep in mind before making a property investment at a young age: [Read more…]

How to Choose a Good Real Estate Agent?

How to Choose a Good Real Estate Agent?Real estate agents are the people on the front lines of the market and act as intermediaries between the buyers and sellers. They help the buyers get the best deal according to their budget and requirements. If you are making a property investment for the first time, taking help of an agent is highly recommended. Agents are qualified in their line of work and can offer professional insight to help you grab the best deal.

However, advertisements and billboards do not speak of the authenticity of an agent. You need to create your own checklist to choose the perfect agent. Whether it is for buying a property or selling it, trust and rapport are the two main factors.

Here are a few qualities you should look in your real estate agent: [Read more…]

Buying Vs Renting: What should you go for?

Buying Vs Renting: What should you go for?

All of us want to have a house of our own. But given that a property purchase is a costly affair, not all of us can afford it. However, there are varying opinions on whether to rent a house or to buy one. Some believe that renting is a total waste of money which could be saved and utilized to finance a property purchase. On the other hand, some believe that renting opens the doors to more options in terms of location, type and proximity to the workplace.

The first and foremost advantage of home buying is asset creation. When you buy a house, you add an asset to your wealth portfolio which would also give excellent returns after 10-15 years. Owning a house brings stability to your life which is really important after you settle down with your family. On the other hand, renting provides one of the biggest advantages an own-home cannot offer i.e., flexibility. If you are in the initial stages of your career, renting is a viable option as you can change your house as per the needs of your changing lifestyle. [Read more…]

How to choose the best payment plan?

How to choose the best payment plan?Property purchase is one of the major financial decision of an individual’s life. To make it less burdensome for the buyers, the developers have come up with innovative payment plans. But every plan has its own terms and conditions; its own advantages and disadvantages.

To get a better idea as to which real estate payment plan is best suited for you according to your financial condition and other requirements, let us analyze the plans in some details:

Down Payment Plan (DP)- As the name suggests, the Down Payment Plan requires you to pay a major part of the amount at the time of booking. It is good for entrepreneurs and businessmen or those who have enough saving to pay a major amount upfront. This plan, however, is not very safe in case the project is delayed. Since you would have paid a considerable amount, recovering it from the developer can be a frustrating affair. Given the risks involved, developers also offer higher rates of discounts on Down Payment Plan. [Read more…]

Twin Cities: Noida and Greater Noida

Twin Cities: Noida and Greater NoidaNoida and Greater Noida have been marked as the key real estate destinations in the National Capital Region. While Noida is seen as an end user market, Greater Noida is rising as the favorite spot of the investors due to its rapidly developing infrastructure. Being close to the country’s capital, these two areas have been receiving a great deal of attention from UP government.

Over the past 10 years, the infrastructure of Noida has developed manifolds. Wider roads, underpasses, flyovers, highways and expressways, India’s first Formula One racetrack and a better social infrastructure has put the city on buyer’s hotlist. Greater Noida, on the other hand, was earmarked to be developed as the first smart city after the government announced to developed 100 smart cities in the Union Budget 2014. [Read more…]

Reasons Why You Should Invest Your Money in Real Estate

Reasons Why You Should Invest Your Money in Real Estate Purchasing a property for residential or commercial use may be a daunting task. But if you look at it as an investment it would emerge as the best purchase that you have made in a lifetime. Real estate is one of the least risky and most lucrative options of all investments. It can emerge as a source of regular income or a high return investment.

Here are a few reasons why you should consider investing in real estate.

High ROI- Investing in real estate leads to profitable turnouts in the future. The value of property has never gone down in India, it always appreciates. You cannot be sure whether the equities or mutual funds you have invested in are going to inflate in value in the coming time. But the returns on real estate investments are always rewarding. [Read more…]