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14 Jan 2017

Eco-friendly and pocket-friendly frames

14 Jan 2017 | 12:26 AM

The frames of doors and windows are generally made from wood as it is easily available and can be prepared in any shape, size with decent appearance.

Wood flooring trends to watchout for

14 Jan 2017 | 12:26 AM

Vintage style: Old is new again and one of the strongest trends in hardwood flooring continues to be the move toward more authentic-looking wood.

Functional and elegant

14 Jan 2017 | 12:26 AM

Though a studio apartment is all about functionality, it doesn’t mean that there is less or no scope for decor and design elements in these.

07 Jan 2017

ChatBot to help design interiors

07 Jan 2017 | 12:48 AM

Helpmebuild has launched its first-of-its-kind FB Chatbot in order to tap the untouched market of interior designing and architectures with the user’s query and train the bot and systems for future innovation in the decor industry.

Pruning glory

07 Jan 2017 | 12:48 AM

Trees and shrubs flourish unattended quite well in and around the garden, but a gardener's personal and customised care will definitely shape them well and contribute towards their health and beautification.

Cement sector to take growth hit from cash recall

07 Jan 2017 | 12:48 AM

Demonetisation is likely to pull down growth of the cement sector this fiscal to 4 per cent and may impact the debt level of small and medium producing firms, says a report.

Setting the TONE for 2017

07 Jan 2017 | 12:48 AM

Unlike fashion that changes with each season, interior trends have a much longer gestation period.

Hopes of a sunny 2017 rise high as loan rates fall

07 Jan 2017 | 12:48 AM

After a grim end to 2016 the realty sector in the country entered the New Year on a sunny note.

31 Dec 2016

India's First All- Steel Residential Building

31 Dec 2016 | 12:46 AM

Kolkata hogged the limelight in 2016, with the construction of an all- steel building.

Bigger India Footprints

31 Dec 2016 | 12:46 AM

K.P SINGH:The election of property tycoon, Donald Trump as the new President of America, may well herald the beginning of a new era of larger footprint of Trump brand on Indian real estate, especially after the group’s recent tie-up with Gurgaon-based developer, Ireo for an office complex and with M3M for a residential project.

DLF Loses Land Battle

31 Dec 2016 | 12:46 AM

Leading real estate developer, DLF got a major setback this year as the Punjab & Haryana High Court directed the developer to return 11 acre of prime land in DLF5 to the concerned RWA.

Voices: the year that was

31 Dec 2016 | 12:46 AM

Demonetisation and the new regulations for the real estate sector may have briefly halted the march, especially of the residential property market but in the long run these will help the sector grow in a much more evolved manner.

Joint Developments

31 Dec 2016 | 12:46 AM

Land acquisition by developers over the past one year or so, hit roadblock as debt-ridden developers found themselves cash-strapped amidst sales slump, to buy land for new projects, especially for large land parcels.

A year of churning

31 Dec 2016 | 12:46 AM

The real estate sector that faced turbulent times this year, is staring at another challenging year ahead, following disruption caused by reforms like Real Estate Regulation Act (RERA) and demonetisation.

17 Dec 2016

Colourful climbers

17 Dec 2016 | 12:56 AM

With winter flowers offering a riot of colours at the ground level many gardeners yearn for a splash of colour on the walls and grills and boundary walls.

Nivan in Mumbai

17 Dec 2016 | 12:56 AM

Paradigm Realty, a leading real estate company of Mumbai Suburbs, catering to the luxurious & elite segment has recently unveiled a new-age iconic residential development project Nivan.

Demonetisation hits cement prices

17 Dec 2016 | 12:56 AM

While cement prices have been affected in the southern and western markets, volume growth has been adversely impacted in all regions in November following demonetisation, rating agency Icra said recently.

75 pc cos not disaster ready

17 Dec 2016 | 12:56 AM

Nearly 75 per cent of Indian companies are not prepared for disaster management, a recent survey by real estate consultant CBRE says.

Gardens that thrive without soil

17 Dec 2016 | 12:56 AM

FINALLY:Shrinking spaces as well as the vertical expansion of urban areas has lead to scarcity of space and land for gardening enthusiasts.

10 Dec 2016

Centre of attraction

10 Dec 2016 | 12:40 AM

Centre pieces play a significant role in decorating the dining table.

In consonance with City Beautiful

10 Dec 2016 | 12:40 AM

Hyatt Regency Chandigarh — the most recent addition to the City Beautiful’s 5-star hotel kitty — is a modern hotel that embodies both the city’s design ethos and its residents’ desire for luxury in entertaining and style.

Cautious RBI dashes hopes

10 Dec 2016 | 12:40 AM

Wait-and-watch has been the mantra that the real estate sector has been following ever since the announcement of demonetisation of Rs 1000 and Rs 500 notes last month.

Rents to increase in next 12 months

10 Dec 2016 | 12:40 AM

Even as Buy vs Rent remains the ultimate dilemma for Indian buyers ,demonetisation is going to be good news for the rental market, especially in the residential segment.

NRIs have advantage in luxury market

10 Dec 2016 | 12:40 AM

NRIs have an advantage in luxury property market in India post-demonetisation as real estate developers in major cities of the country have ‘significantly’ dropped property rates, according to Singapore-based business analysts.

03 Dec 2016

Zen zeitgeist

03 Dec 2016 | 12:49 AM

Who does not wish to have a home as a serene sanctuary to seek inner peace after a stressful day at work? We all do.

Breathe easy

03 Dec 2016 | 12:49 AM

Lloyd Electric and Engineering Limited has introduced its new range of unique and best quality air purifiers fitted with HEPA Filter which traps SPM (Suspended Particulate Matter) as small as 0.3 microns with 99 per cent efficiency.

Air purifiers in a pot

03 Dec 2016 | 12:49 AM

Most modern homes in India have adopted architectural designs inspired from West where climatic conditions are completely different.

26 Nov 2016

Prevention as cure for maintenance woes

26 Nov 2016 | 12:38 AM

Preventive maintenance of house always scores over repairs and replacements.

Handing over homes at three projects

26 Nov 2016 | 12:38 AM

Raheja Developers has got Occupation Certificate for three of its projects in the NCR. The group has started handing over possessions of over 1200 units at Navodaya, Sampada and Aranya projects.

PFM expands footprint in commercial realty

26 Nov 2016 | 12:38 AM

Piramal Group’s financial services arm Piramal Fund Management (PFM) plans to expand its portfolio in the commercial segment by offering flexi lease rental discounting (LRD) for completed commercial assets and is targetting a book size of Rs 10,000 crore by fiscal 2018.

Throw time

26 Nov 2016 | 12:38 AM

Colourful throws are a great way to infuse lot of character in your home décor, especially in winter months.