Thursday, April 18, 2019
13 Apr 2019

Arihant Group to invest Rs 250 crore in affordable housing project

13 Apr 2019 | 8:33 AM

Delhi-based realty firm Arihant Group has announced an investment of Rs 250 crores in developing their first housing project in affordable segment.

Check if the fire-fighting system is in place

13 Apr 2019 | 8:33 AM

The increasing frequency of fire hazards in major public, commercial, industrial and high rise buildings is alarming.

Magical vine

13 Apr 2019 | 8:33 AM

Wisteria sinensis (Chinese wisteria) is among the most beautiful vines on the planet.

Not a taxing deal

13 Apr 2019 | 8:33 AM

Real estate is actually one of the most popular tax-efficient investment options facilitated by the government, particularly if you are buying your first home on a home loan.

06 Apr 2019

Products to sabotage termite attack

06 Apr 2019 | 8:50 AM

The biggest army in the world belongs not to India or Pakistan or any other country but to termites.

‘Mullanpur has fared well’

06 Apr 2019 | 8:49 AM

Mullanpur or New Chandigarh is the most meticulously planned township in the vicinity of the City Beautiful.

Market to gain momentum in Tier-II cities

06 Apr 2019 | 8:49 AM

The election fever has gripped the country and the real estate sector, too, is gearing up for the impact of polls.

Back in business?

06 Apr 2019 | 8:49 AM

Luxury housing that involved unaccounted money in transactions was hit the maximum by demonetisation.

30 Mar 2019

Beating the delay syndrome

30 Mar 2019 | 12:09 AM

Signature Global, a pioneer in affordable housing in Karnal, has started handing over the possession at its project, Sunrise, in Karnal.

New avenue for retail investors

30 Mar 2019 | 12:09 AM

The launch of India’s first Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) and its initial public offering last week has come as a positive move for the cash-starved Indian real estate sector.

Small wonders

30 Mar 2019 | 12:09 AM

Bonsai, the art and science of miniaturising a tree and cultivating it in a container is a pleasurable experience and an increasing number of people of all ages and different walks of life are experimenting with and enjoying this art.

23 Mar 2019

Check out new avtars of concrete

23 Mar 2019 | 6:45 AM

Today, we can’t think of building a structure without using concrete.

Growth & Gains

23 Mar 2019 | 6:45 AM

In the current residential real estate scenario where sales have been agonisingly slow and capital prices have been more or less stagnant for over a couple of years, the pick up in rental rates for residential properties is offering some ray of hope to investors.

Homing in on a perfect match

23 Mar 2019 | 6:45 AM

THE WRITER IS CEO:Marriage is not on the mind of 26-year-old Anjana Kaul, who has migrated to Chandigarh from Jammu.

16 Mar 2019

Realty Bites

16 Mar 2019 | 2:08 AM

Tricity-based Motia Group has introduced a scheme for MNCs, corporate and private limited companies at their new commercial project, Motia’z Royal Business Park located on Chandigarh-Delhi National Highway, Zirakpur.

Brace up for weather vagaries

16 Mar 2019 | 2:08 AM

Weather has remained unpredictable this year, with the region experiencing a harsh and extendedwinter this year. Consistent rain has kept the tempertures low till almost mid March this time.

Roadmap for retirement homes

16 Mar 2019 | 2:08 AM

With the increase in the number of senior citizens, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has prepared Model Guidelines for Development and Regulations of Retirement Homes.

It’s raining mega projects

16 Mar 2019 | 2:08 AM

Thanks to the upcoming parliamentary elections, the Centre and the ruling party governments in Delhi and its periphery are on a project launching spree. Though the projects are populist in nature, these will surely have an impact on the real estate fortunes of key areas in the NCR.

09 Mar 2019

Women emerge as a strong buyer group

09 Mar 2019 | 1:45 AM

Women are emerging as major influencers in the property purchase decisions and a strong buyer group in the residential segment.

Realty bites

09 Mar 2019 | 1:45 AM

54k home buyers to get possession in Noida, Gurugram by month-end

Cool walls for your house

09 Mar 2019 | 1:45 AM

Come March and people start bracing themselves for summer months.

Understated elegance

09 Mar 2019 | 1:45 AM

Minimalism is not just an idea, it’s a way of life that is distinguished by the desire for perfect order and impeccable organisation.

02 Mar 2019

Healthy outlook for cement manufacturers

02 Mar 2019 | 8:16 AM

Cement manufacturers are poised to benefit from the continuing demand push, led by the healthy growth expected across end-markets such as individual home building, affordable housing, roads and irrigation sectors.

Arithmetic of loan transfer

02 Mar 2019 | 8:16 AM

Do you have an existing home loan but find that another bank is offering a lower rate of interest? You can get your balance loan transferred to another bank and save a substantial sum.

A date with awesome orchids

02 Mar 2019 | 8:16 AM

Orchids are fancied for their exquisite flowers that are a visual delight during the blooming season in February-March.

A generous cut

02 Mar 2019 | 8:16 AM

Notwithstanding the fears being expressed about the possible negative impact of discontinuance of Input Credit Tax (ITC) by way of price rise, the substantial cut in GST on under-construction homes — from 12 to 5 per cent for standard homes and 8 to 1 per cent for affordable homes is set to benefit buyers as well as developers and may very well brighten the prospects of investment in capital- starved real estate sector.

23 Feb 2019

Enter the era of e-auction

23 Feb 2019 | 1:25 AM

As India’s real estate industry shows signs of a turnaround, we see both buyers and sellers coming back to the market with heightened interest.

Style your walls

23 Feb 2019 | 1:25 AM

Dissociating the traditional mindset of visualising wall as an element to separate spaces from each other vertically, these can be used to give a personality to a space.

Go for no-fuss concrete

23 Feb 2019 | 1:25 AM

The use of Ready Mixed Concrete (RMC) has so far remained limited to infrastructure projects, multi-storeyed buildings and structures that require hundreds of cubic meters of concrete.