Yes, indeed the success of your holiday home rental business will depend on how much time you will be able to put in in running it. So before you even start working on the marketing plan for your holiday home rental business, you must determine how involved you would like to be in the rental process. Renting your vacation home though not a full time job, does requires some level … Read the rest “How time consuming will running your Holiday Rental business be?”
Now that you have decided to convert your fully-furnished vacation home into a holiday home rental for guests, you will need to identify your goals and objectives of your holiday home rental business. Many owners do not take their holiday home as a business and in the long run find that their running costs far surpass their rental income.
Owners therefore need to understand that once they decide to set … Read the rest “The Big Decisions: Setting Goals for your Holiday Home Business”
Without doubt self-catering is now the fastest-growing sector of the travel and tourism industry and today it has emerged as a fascinating area where any homeowner can let his vacation property earn for him. Having said that, once you are in the holiday home rental business, you will soon realize that it is easier to refurbish the house than to run your rental business. The holiday home rental business requires … Read the rest “10 top tips to run a successful holiday home rental business”
During the course of my work, I must have visited over a 1000 holiday villas or communities across the world. While I’ve undoubtedly been impressed with quite a few, I’ve been underwhelmed in quite a few cases. I’ve always felt why the holiday communities did not seem well ‘hospitable’ and put it down to probably the developers coming in more from the real estate side of things and not as … Read the rest “Designing a Second Home Community – Part 1”
NRIs may often find it quite daunting to decide on a property and get a safe deal on it. With some many locations to choose from, the traditional manner to request friends, relatives and acquaintances to search for the right one is no longer effective. The saving grace thought today is that many reputed real estate developers have started offering complete services in this regard for NRIs in order … Read the rest “Tips for NRIs in Getting a Safe Deal while Buying Property in India”
Probably 9 of 10 NRIs who are contemplating on buying a property in India will be asking the same question: “Is it a good decision and time to buy a property now?” Contrary to this dilemma, actually there can never be a good time to invest in an Indian property as now! With so many pluses, in this article, we will outline all the reasons why you should seriously … Read the rest “Why India will always be a great place for NRIs to retire”
Ideally three factors affect a person’s decision to choose a place to retire – its weather, availability of healthcare services and proximity to basic amenities. Affordability is another major factor. And for those who are retiring young, they chose a place where they can engage themselves in something that is not as hectic as a job in a metro, but at least gives them some running cash and more importantly … Read the rest “Top Retirement Destinations in India”
When I spoke to the developer today I was a little surprised. Karjat, the picturesque town in Maharashtra’s Konkan coast, is situated in the foothills of Matheran and is a well-known hill station in Maharashtra. The easy accessibility to Karjat from Mumbai has made it a prime weekend getaway.
However it’s been almost a year since I first reviewed this development and the prices of the plots have not … Read the rest “Bungalows Plots in UshaWoods in Karjat – Should you Invest here?”
Buying in a sought-after tourist destination means more travelers and longer stays. It also means you are in a place where others want to be, which justifies the premium price you may be paying and thus is considered a protection to your investment.
However buying in a today’s tourist destination would also mean that it will be relatively crowded and in another few years the infrastructure may show signs of … Read the rest “Should you Buy in Today’s Tourist Destination or an Upcoming Hotspot”
Now that you have decided to buy a property to start your holiday home rental business, the first question that comes to mind is how many bedrooms are ideal for letting out to travelers?
There are several factors based on which you should take this decision. But first of all, when you buy a property, even if it is to be used as a holiday home, there will be times … Read the rest “How Many Bedrooms are Ideal for Letting out to Guests?”
Buying a furnished or an unfurnished property depends on whether you find it an inconvenience to buy all the furniture, fittings, equipment and everything else or you take it as a rare bonus to put your own furnishings and add your own personal touch.
Yes, it always a dilemma when buying a second on choosing between a furnished and an unfurnished property offered by a developer or an individual seller. … Read the rest “Should You Buy an Unfurnished or a Furnished Property”
You look up in Google and you will be surprised by the number of complaints voiced by buyers of properties against the developer who has either not given timely possession or else cheated them of their hard earned money. Ideally these complaints are result of innocent buyers falling prey to unscrupulous developers’ flashy brochures and other advertising tactics. Sometimes unbelievable payment terms do the trick. Having said that with a … Read the rest “Know your Developer Before you Buy your Property”
Legend Siroya Realtors has recently launched a luxury township project Marbella in Lonavala which has been modeled on the lines of Spanish architecture and culture and is inspired by the town of the same name in southern Spain.
With hills and valleys on two sides, the location of the Marbella development boasts a river flowing through its side. A check dam is scheduled to be built by the developers … Read the rest “Marbella – Ultra Luxurious Villas by Legend Siroya in Lonavala”
In our earlier article we had already outlined the pros and cons of going for an under construction or ready-to-move-in/ resale property. We understand that it is indeed a difficult decision take on whether to choose a new property or an equally tempting option available on the resale market. So in this article we will give you some top tips if you have decided to buy a resale property – … Read the rest “Top Tips on Buying a Resale Property”