Still Facing Power Outages? Get a Power Inverter for your home!

Still undecided whether you should go for a generator or an inverter to do away with…

Panvel as a holiday home destination – an overview of its realty market

Panvel which is just 45 kms from Mumbai, has seen a flurry of activity in the…

Green chili prawns with mango salsa

  Is it a spicy dish? I would say it is delectable, with the green chilies,…

Lavasa – striking a balance between urban living and conserving the greens

It’s seems buyers of properties in Lavasa will have something to cheer about now! The chairman…

Red Sangria – setting the mood for a great party!

Sangria creates the perfect mood for a large group with a pleasurable swig.  A wine based…

Ace Developers’ new offering – Ace Villas in Lonavala

The demand for second homes in India has escalated commendably in the last couple of years…

A Guide to Buying an Above the Ground Pool for Your Holiday Home

[wzslider] Without doubt having a swimming pool can definitely increase the value of your holiday home.…

Choosing between a gas or charcoal barbecue grill

For long many had asked this question: “Should I buy a gas or charcoal barbecue grill?”…

The smart homestay owner’s guide to property photographs – Part 1

A homestay owner’s job is a tough one. You are constantly being compared to mainstream hospitality…

A colour palette from the outdoors

Last week, we looked at using a favourite painting to establish a colour palette for our…

How to get Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso and Van Gogh to be your Interior Designers

The one thing that most people find really difficult about doing up their interiors is choosing…

Tips to get alternative guests during last-minute holiday home cancellations

Invariably, there will be one off situations when guests might cancel their reservation in your holiday…

Haridwar, Rishikesh – perfect destinations to invest in a holiday home

For the last couple of years the real estate market in India has seen a paradigm…

99acres: review of Indian property listing website

There may be several property listing and property classified websites in India like 99acres.com or Magic…

Kitchen appliances – a basic checklist for your holiday home

Kitchen appliances have become a part of our everyday cooking.  They are not only handy but…

Living accessories to make your homestay memorable

What makes a homestay memorable? One B&B my family still remembers fondly was in the north…

Why you should not give your property address in your online listing

It is a dilemma a homestay/holiday home owner will invariably face at one point of time…

Lofty and Roomorama merge – should you list your property?

[wzslider]We’ve just heard news that Roomorama and Lofty have merged. While we found some unusual aspects…

Responding to negative Tripadvisor reviews/ feedback of your holiday home

It goes without saying that receiving negative reviews and feedback from guests who have stayed in…

6 Tips to give your holiday home caretaker

It is not uncommon for a holiday home to have a caretaker stationed at the property…