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The HHT India Retirement Property Guide: A Must Read for NRIs

The current global economic conditions have once again made India an attractive destination for NRIs to invest in a property. But before investing in real estate in India you must be clear about the actual benefits, the options available, the procedure involved and pitfalls that may accompany such a financial decision.

Our comprehensive property guide for NRIs have some of the top tips, and articles on the rules and regulations Read the rest “The HHT India Retirement Property Guide: A Must Read for NRIs”

Kodai Mist N Valley View – Bungalows, Duplex Houses & Apartments in Kodaikanal

Kodai Mist N ValleyInvesting in a property in the holiday resort of Kodaikanal in Tamil Nadu has several benefits. While property appreciation in the years to come will be great owing to the availability and rise of disposable income of the professionals working and living in the cities in its vicinity, limited and finite land availability in the hills in general and in quality locations of Kodaikanal in particular will push the prices Read the rest “Kodai Mist N Valley View – Bungalows, Duplex Houses & Apartments in Kodaikanal”

Jacaranda – Plots for Stone Cottages by Eco Earth in Kodaikanal

Jacaranda KodaikanalKodaikanal in Tamil Nadu, a major holiday home buyers’ and retirement destination is easily accessible to cities like – Bangalore and Mysore – both about seven and half hour’s drive from here and Chennai (about eight and half hours) making it a perfect weekend getaway. Surrounded by nature’s splendor, this charming and picturesque hill resort located not far from Madurai town and nestled among the Kurinji hills, is a popular Read the rest “Jacaranda – Plots for Stone Cottages by Eco Earth in Kodaikanal”

Samatha Woods – Villa Plots by Samatha Group at Bogadi, Mysore

Samatha Woods Mysore 3Mysore, the city of palaces is at 770 meters above sea level and is blessed with a salubrious climate throughout the year. It is just 140 kilometers from Bangalore and 220 kilometers from the port town of Mangalore making it one of the most sought after holiday home buyers’ destination.

Just 8 kilometers from the city center is The Samatha Woods, a 6-acre pristine, plotted development at which will feature Read the rest “Samatha Woods – Villa Plots by Samatha Group at Bogadi, Mysore”

Mysore – Real Estate Trends, Property Prices & Available Properties

 

Before the IT companies started moving into the city, property rates in Mysore were still unattractive for developers to consider launching gated communities and concentrated more on offering individual plots at low prices. The demand for residential property in Mysore is a spillover effect of Bangalore with most IT giants setting up base here. With large scale industrial growth came an influx of tens of thousands of employees giving Read the rest “Mysore – Real Estate Trends, Property Prices & Available Properties”

Introduction to Kodaikanal’s Real Estate Market Trends

KodaikanalKodaikanal in Tamil Nadu is one of the most charming and picturesque hill resorts in the country. Located not far from Madurai town, the city nestled among the Kurinji hills, is a popular hill station, surrounded by nature’s splendor. Known to be a sleepy town a decade back, Kodaikanal over the past few years is beginning to get notable attention as an ideal holiday getaway with its pretty lake, misty Read the rest “Introduction to Kodaikanal’s Real Estate Market Trends”

BirdSong – Eco Village by RareEarth Developers in Mysore

BirdSong MysoreIn an earlier article we discussed about the areas at a radius of 11 to 17 kilometers of Mysore city which are currently witnessing good developments being launched by several developers and best suited for holiday homes, far from the hustle and bustle of the city.

BirdSong, a joint venture between RareEarth Developers Pvt. Ltd. and Jambhala Capital Pvt. Ltd. is another opportunity for holiday home buyers to own a Read the rest “BirdSong – Eco Village by RareEarth Developers in Mysore”

Nice Vistas – Villas and Villa Plots by BlueValley Properties in Mysore

Nice Vistas MysoreMysore, also known as the cultural capital of Karnataka and is also now emerging as a satellite city to Bangalore. It enjoys a pleasant climate and offers the best alternative to Bangalore’s hustle and bustle being surrounded by natural landscapes of rivers, hills and valleys all around.

Significant investment and growth is taking place in Mysore due to the Bangalore-Mysore Infrastructure Corridor (BMIC).This includes a new expressway which will reduce Read the rest “Nice Vistas – Villas and Villa Plots by BlueValley Properties in Mysore”

Brigade Palmgrove – Luxury Villas and Townhouses by Brigade Group in Mysore

BrigadePalmgrove, MysoreLaunched early this year, Brigade Group’s first premium villa project – Brigade Palmgrove, is a 14-acre project in Mysore, located on Bogadi Road, just 4 kilometers from Jayalakshmipuram, and less than a kilometer from the ring road. The development will be a combination of 72 well-planned, spacious, premium villas and townhouses with areas ranging from 4070 to 4790 square feet.

Like its earlier projects in Mysore, the company has left Read the rest “Brigade Palmgrove – Luxury Villas and Townhouses by Brigade Group in Mysore”

Skytop Golf Village – Golf Residences by Skytop Builders in Mysore

Skytop Golf Village Mysore 2Launched in 2008 and scheduled to be completed in the last quarter of 2014, Skytop Golf Village in Mysore is a 602-acre resort/ township that’s being built around an 18-hole championship golf course. With golf as the centre piece of the project, the developers have roped in golfer Chiranjeev (Jeev) Milkha Singh as its brand ambassador. The golf course, which has been designed by Swan Golf Designs, UK, will offer Read the rest “Skytop Golf Village – Golf Residences by Skytop Builders in Mysore”

Huzaifa Patel tells us about his latest project – Fernhill Villa in Lonavala

Fernhill Villa in Lonavla 2Open spaces, a tranquil setting and some peace and quiet sounds like bliss when compared to the hustle and bustle of Mumbai.  That is why Lonavla is fast becoming a popular weekend destination for people from Mumbai (and Pune) who are just want to get away from it all for a few days. That is why Fernhill Real Estate & Constructions (Fernhill) have undertaken their latest development, Fernhill Villa, in Read the rest “Huzaifa Patel tells us about his latest project – Fernhill Villa in Lonavala”

Royale Heritage Gaarden – Villa Plots by Bhoomika Housing Corporation in Mysore

Royale Heritage Gaarden MysoreIn our last article we had a look at an upcoming area near Mysore city which in another 3-5 years could be one of the planned areas of Mysore – Elivala. Just 17 kilometers from the city center, the integrated townships coming up in Elivala coupled with good connectivity will definitely make it self sufficient. Meanwhile the proposed 6-lane state highway from Srirangapatna to Hunsur has already made the area Read the rest “Royale Heritage Gaarden – Villa Plots by Bhoomika Housing Corporation in Mysore”

Karle Habitat – Villa Plots by Karle Group in Mysore

Karle Habitat MysoreSpread across 13 acres of land, Karle Habitat, Mysore located just off the Ring Road in Dattagali is now offering 178 villa plots in their second phase of constructions in this township. Approved by the statutory bodies of Karnataka and plots designed and developed strictly as per MUDA regulations, Karle Habitat has seen some good demand from buyers mostly young executives working in Bangalore with more than 80 percent of Read the rest “Karle Habitat – Villa Plots by Karle Group in Mysore”

Yesh Mega City – Independent houses and Villas in Mysore

Yesh Mega City MysoreAbout 17 kilometers from Mysore city is an area which is currently witnessing a lot of real estate activity with several developers launching townships with various facilities/amenities inside their gated communities. Elivala, close to State Highway 88 commonly known as the Hunsur or Mysore-Coorg Road is the latest area near Mysore which is seeing a lot of interest from both buyers and developers alike. The reasons why Elivala has come Read the rest “Yesh Mega City – Independent houses and Villas in Mysore”

Zuari Garden City – Villas and Townhouses by Zuari Group in Mysore

Zuari Garden City Mysore 4Zuari Garden City promoted by the Zuari Group, a leading corporate house founded by Dr. K. K. Birla is being seen by real estate players as the first integrated residential township in Mysore. Offering three types of residences – grand villas, luxury villas and town houses – the development being built in a total area of 74 acres is scheduled to be completed in the last quarter of 2014.

Being Read the rest “Zuari Garden City – Villas and Townhouses by Zuari Group in Mysore”

Riviera Gardenia – 2, 3 Bedroom Villas by Riviera Constructions in North Goa

Riviera Gardenia GoaWith about half a dozen of developments completed in several parts of Goa, Riviera Constructions Pvt. Ltd. have now launched another development – Riviera Gardenia – a combination of 2, 3 bedroom villas in North Goa.

To be built in two phases and spread across a total area of over 5 acres, the first phase will feature 34 villas and are scheduled to be completed in April 2015.

The ground Read the rest “Riviera Gardenia – 2, 3 Bedroom Villas by Riviera Constructions in North Goa”

Sunrise Evergreen – Villas by Mahill Land in Yercaud

Sunrise Evergreen YercaudAfter the success of its two earlier projects – Sunrise Avenues and Sunrise Orchards, Mahill Land has come up with its third project Sunrise Evergreen which is spread across a total area of seven acres and will be a gated community of 73 villas.

Located just 500 meters from Ghat Road and just 1.5 kilometers from Yercaud Lake, Sunrise Evergreen is one of the few developments that offer a panoramic Read the rest “Sunrise Evergreen – Villas by Mahill Land in Yercaud”

Kamdhenu Heights – Exclusive Duplex Villas in Yercaud

Kamdhenu Heritage Villa YercaudIn the last couple of weeks we have reviewed some of the top developments in the hill station of Yercaud, which is an emerging holiday home destination in South India. And what makes this destination a choice for someone looking to buy a holiday home is not only because it is well connected with major cities which are in its vicinity, but also because there are good options of both Read the rest “Kamdhenu Heights – Exclusive Duplex Villas in Yercaud”

Wild Orchid – Villa Plots by Greenfi­eld Shelters in Yercaud

Wild Orchid YercaudWild Orchid, Yercaud is a gated community just 1.5 kilometers from the lake and will feature about 100 villas with three different floor plans. With plot sizes ranging from 10,000 square feet, Wild Orchid will perhaps be the first resort-style living in Yercaud with features/ amenities like spa, gym, swimming pool, golf putting green, mini movie hall, amphitheatre, green trail, lily pond, central park, island picnic spot, streams, party area Read the rest “Wild Orchid – Villa Plots by Greenfi­eld Shelters in Yercaud”

Karle Summit – Villa Plots by Karle Properties in Yercaud

Karle Summit YercaudUnlike Ooty, Yercaud another hill station in Tamil Nadu is still at its nascent stage of real estate development. In the last couple of years however the hill station has seen a good demand for holiday home buyers from cities like Bangalore and Chennai. What makes Yercaud a good option to buy a holiday home is because it still has lot of areas for planned growth, prices are relatively low Read the rest “Karle Summit – Villa Plots by Karle Properties in Yercaud”