Debunking Common Home Loan Myths

There is no end to one’s desires and ambitions, everyone has them! When we think of investments we all want to invest in those things which will give us good returns or dividends and at the same time are risk-free. One option that matches this criterion is real estate; if you invest right then you can be assured of lucrative returns.

Debunking Common Home Loan Myths

Debunking Common Home Loan Myths

However with the ever-increasing price graph it is not advisable to buy a home from your savings only—so the second best option is to get a home loan. But at the same time you need to be wary of Home Loan schemes as they come with their own terms and conditions. You must be well aware of all the small clauses or you could end up paying more than you bargained for. [Read more…]

Branded Hostels: A Growing Trend in Indian Cities

Branded hostels until some time ago were an untapped segment of the Indian real estate market but with the recent branded hostels phenomenon, they have grown into ‘A home away from home’ for their users. This sector was a neglected asset class earlier but now with students and working professionals looking for an interim accommodation where they can avail all modern facilities, the segment has rose to demand. Many developers these days are coming up with hostels which give you excellent facilities and amenities.

Branded Hostels: A Growing Trend in Indian Cities

Branded Hostels: A Growing Trend in Indian Cities

Students and professionals have for long adjusted with mediocre rented accommodations or paying guests PG accommodation pads. In these facilities, the security is usually not up to the mark and only bare minimum facilities are available for the users. Some students live in hostels provided by the educational institutes where in the name of facilities you have only internet, food and laundry. [Read more…]

Teach Your Kids the Art of Decluttering

Are you fed up tripping over building blocks, play things, toy dolls and cars or picking up clothes, books and accessories strewn all over the room? Well you are not the only parent in the world who is tired of their messy kids. However, instead of scolding the kids or bickering about them with other parents, you can try teaching them the art of decluttering.

Teach Your Kids the Art of Decluttering

Teach Your Kids the Art of Decluttering

You can definitely infuse some semblance in your kid’s life by teaching them how to declutter their surroundings as they should know each thing’s rightful place. It is also important for the kids to know and realize that certain things come into your home while certain things go out of our home and that this is a natural process. [Read more…]

How to Add the Steel Sizzle in your Kitchen?

Stainless Steel is a versatile metal and has made a great comeback into kitchen décor. A gorgeous kitchen that combines timeless design with contemporary trends, expressing your culinary genius with a metallic sizzle is what the Steel décor brings in. Stainless Steel counters and worktops are fast making a comeback in modern kitchens since they are easy on the eye with great functionality and easy maintenance.

How to Add the Steel Sizzle in your Kitchen?

How to Add the Steel Sizzle in your Kitchen?

Design pursuits use Stainless Steel in backsplashes, cabinets, worktops and more. Moreover, you can blend it with wood or other metals too. It checks the right boxes for transforming your kitchen into something attractive while being functional at the same time. You can utilize the Steel Décor in your kitchen in the following ways- [Read more…]

Summer Decor: Welcome the Season with a Fresh Decor

On the brink of one season’s end and at the beginning of a new season, there is something which tells you to start afresh. Swap the old with the new and let your winter blues fade away, so you allow the warmth and freshness of summer come in. At last, summer has arrived in its full glory and warmth, so welcome it by giving your home a new summer décor. Not only can you spend time outside enjoying nature in the summers but also bring the outdoors in and relax back enjoying the glorious sights,sounds and fragrance of the season.

Summer Decor: Welcome the Season with a Fresh Decor

Summer Decor: Welcome the Season with a Fresh Decor

So how do we transition our home décor as we move from the short, cold, dull days to warm, fun-filled summer days- You bring summer to your spaces and all the wellness emotions that characterize summer days! Spring is here and if you haven’t swapped the heavy curtains with airy curtains and heavy tapestry with light ones then it is time for you to get a seasonal décor. The key is to get a few items which adapt to the seasonal décor, like slip covers which make great upholstery and a floral table-cloth which brings a breath of fresh air to the ambience. Some of the ideas below help give your home a fresh summer décor: [Read more…]

Summer Decor: Choose the Right Curtains for Your Home

‘Curtains can be your style statement’, how true these words are as curtains can help you make a room. Any interior designer will tell you that, if chosen correctly, window treatments or curtains for a door can change the ambience of a room.

Summer Decor: Choose the Right Curtains for Your Home

Summer Decor: Choose the Right Curtains for Your Home

When it comes to choosing curtains you have to consider its fabric, color, length and lining and whether the curtain is custom-made or off-the-shelf etc. Such various aspects for choosing curtains can surely make your head spin! However a few tips some of which are listed below can help you choose perfect curtains for your home and put those curtains to smart use. So let’s see what aspects to consider when choosing curtains: [Read more…]

The 5 Most Popular Kitchen Layouts Around the World

If you can’t find your dream kitchen, read about some popular kitchen layouts below and get ideas on how to modify your existing kitchen floor plans to create the one you want with all the essentials for prepping, cooking and cleaning. Kitchen designs vary from country to country; whether you are a gourmet chef or a simple housewife, your kitchen is your own domain where you spend a considerable amount of time.

Some of the world’s best interior designers have come up with breathtaking and fabulous kitchen layouts—it could be a French kitchen on the Rivera, a rustic Tuscan kitchen or a Mediterranean kitchen with its exotic appeal. The kitchen really is the heart and center of any home and is one room that should get a lot of attention when it comes to designs and product choices.

The 5 Most Popular Kitchen Layouts Around the World

The 5 Most Popular Kitchen Layouts Around the World

Your kitchen ‘core’ is said to consist of three distinct areas i.e. storage, cooking and leaning/preparation. As kitchen floor plans can take on endless variations, here are some popular layouts picked from different designers from all around the world. [Read more…]

Global Investors Flock Indian Real Estate after Regulatory Reforms

The outlook on Indian real estate has been showing a positive trend from the global investors’ perspective owing to changes in regulatory reforms. “ The policy initiatives, including the much awaited RERA-Real Estate Regulatory Act is making real estate more attractive for large institutional investors,” as per Christian Ulbrich, CEO-JLL.

Global Investors Flock Indian Real Estate after Regulatory Reforms

Global Investors Flock Indian Real Estate after Regulatory Reforms

As per an analysis of recent investment trends, India is moving in the right direction and is inspiring confidence in global investors. Due to the extremely constructive changes in its regulatory framework, India has become an investment hotspot to foreign investors. The Indian economy is also seeing a positive upward graph. There have been some important developments which will impact Indian real estate favorably – Increased rate of consolidation, improved transparency and the fact that REITs [Real Estate Investment Trusts] have been launched. [Read more…]

How will RERA change the Indian Real Estate Industry

RERA or the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 passed in March 2016 in the Indian parliament is the law which attempts to streamline the Indian Real Estate Industry. This Act has been implemented throughout the nation from May 1st 2017. RERA, also a government body with the namesake of its governing law, will deal with the regulation, execution and functioning required in channelizing the builders, buyers and real estate agents of the industry, encouraging them to indulge only in fair practices and contribute in the wholesome development of the country.

How will RERA change the Indian Real Estate Industry

How will RERA change the Indian Real Estate Industry

RERA has been hailed as a buyer-friendly law, one which will bring accountability, reliability and transparency to the real estate industry of our country. The Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation has also affirmed that it is one of the most consumer friendly laws and that states have no power to dilute its provisions. He also has said that the law will make “buyer the king”. [Read more…]

Amazing Ideas to Spruce up the Bathroom of Your Rented Apartment

Renting a home doesn’t necessarily stop you from giving your worn-out bathroom a makeover. Yellow tiles, mismatched fixtures, declining apparatus and many such contusions make the bathroom of your rented home a stinker. And since you don’t own the apartment, you have to go along and bear the pitfalls of this bathroom.

Amazing Ideas to Spruce up the Bathroom of Your Rented Apartment

Amazing Ideas to Spruce up the Bathroom of Your Rented Apartment

Surely some permanent modifications of the bathroom are simply out of your control however certain temporary changes are within your reach. So go for these tips and see how only a few alterations can change the look of your private space. You don’t have to tear down the walls of your bathroom but implementing these few tips can energize your bathroom while keeping your landlord happy and making you comfortable. [Read more…]