A Peek into the Lifestyle of Noida & Gurgaon

Noida and Gurgaon both are the modern, smart cities of the NCR region. One called the ‘Millennium City’, the other the ‘Silver Mine’- both are well planned cities with modern infrastructure and good realty projects. Property in Yamuna Expressway, Sohna Road, Bhiwadi, Noida Extension and other parts of Noida and Gurgaon are gaining much popularity. Noida has an edge over Gurgaon where infrastructure and civic planning is concerned. Gurgaon is referred to as a cosmopolitan city in the north and prides itself on a number of good offerings in the ultra-luxury housing segment.

A Peek into the Lifestyle of Noida & Gurgaon

Gurgaon is a part of Haryana while Noida is in UP. Both enjoy a close Proximity to Delhi- the capital of India. Both these cities get the best of NCR at the same time retaining their own identities. So you have malls, shopping plazas and swanky cars with a jet set lifestyle which are a hallmark of a big city like Delhi. [Read more…]

Ministry Nod to Jewar International Airport brings Good News for Noida Real Estate

Living in Noida and having a job that requires you to travel to other countries quite often can be a frustrating combination. The only airport of Delhi- Indira Gandhi International Airport- is an hour and a half long drive. Commuting to and fro from a distance so far is really hectic. But it would no longer be a problem.

The ministry has finally given a nod to the new international airport Jewar in Greater Noida. The plan was passed much before but it was stalled due to regulatory delays. But now the same has been resolved. The land has been occupied and the construction work for the airport will be started soon enough. This is a good news for those living in Noida and Greater Noida as well as for the real estate industry in general.

Jewar is located along Yamuna Expressway which is a 165 km long stretch connecting Greater Noida to Agra. The infrastructure around the area has already started to reach the next level and this kick-start is due to the airport announcement. The extended surroundings of Greater Noida will also witness new launch of residential and commercial properties. [Read more…]

Noida home buyers will finally get possession of 50k awaited flats

Good news for Noida home buyers! A final notification is on its way to resolve the matter of demarcating and securing the eco-sensitive zone around Okhla Bird Sanctuary. This issue created a major hurdle for homebuyers to get possession of their flats.

As reported by the Times of India, Noida MP Mahesh Sharma held a meeting with Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar. He made an announcement that the Center has finalized the no-construction zone at a radius of ‘100 metres’ around the Okhla Bird Sanctuary. A final notification regarding the same will be released in the next few days. [Read more…]

Is Your Home Earthquake-Safe?

Is Your Home Earthquake-Safe?The recent earthquake of 7.8 magnitude created a havoc in Nepal. Pictures and videos of the massive destruction are all over the internet. This heart wrenching disaster has made us reflect over one single question- ‘Is my home earthquake safe?’ Though a building cannot be completely immune to such natural disasters, we can at least take the possible steps to reduce the degree of destruction.

According to the guidelines set by the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), different parts of India are prone to varying intensities of earthquakes. These are categorized as seismic zones and are ranked in the ascending order of intensity. Delhi/NCR falls under Seismic Zone 4 which means that the risk of damage from earthquake is pretty high. According to these seismic zones, construction guidelines have been laid down by the National Disaster Management Division. The developers should be aware of these guidelines and should follow the same while planning their projects. [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…]

5 Good Things Noida Counts on in 2015

5 Good Things Noida Counts on in 2015Established more than 35 years ago, the city of Noida was set up to give an urbanization thrust to the rather undeveloped parts of the National Capital Region (NCR). The city evolved as the nerve centre of NCR’s real estate due to rapid infrastructure developments and modernization. Year by year, Noida has been changing only for the better. The year 2015 is also expected to bring significant transitions in the city’s skyline.

Here are a few events Noida is looking forward to in the year 2015:

International Airport at Jewar- Jewar, near Greater Noida, has been finalized as the site for an international airport in NCR. The airport will boost the development of physical as well as social infrastructure and the place would transform from a suburb to an affluent locality. More commercial projects will come up, thus creating the need for residential projects. Properties available at cheaper prices than Gurgaon will attract a number of buyers. [Read more…]