Every room in the house comes with a purpose. While some may be more formal and meant for gatherings, the rest of the home usually has a more informal look, a place you wouldn’t think twice before putting your feet up and sinking into a comfortable seat.
It is not only in clothes that trends keep changing; architecture also sees a change in trends over the years. Contemporary architectural styles have been gaining ground on a global level too, with people increasingly on the lookout for innovative, energy-efficient homes.
There comes a time in everyone’s lives when a break from humdrum routine is needed….a time away from home to go off on a vacation to relax and rejuvenate. And when planning a vacation, it’s not only the destination that matters but also the place where you will be staying. Serviced apartments make surprisingly great options, more so when you are travelling with the family.
Trivandrum has a bustling IT park, the Technopark, which is touted to be one of the largest technology parks in India. Some of the biggest IT companies as well as start-ups have their offices here and collectively employ a workforce of over 60,000 people. The workforce is expected to more than double in the coming few years when Technocity, another arm of the IT Hub becomes operational. The young techies working here are from all parts of India and converge together to form a pan-India community.
The decision to buy your own home is a big one but it does come with its share of dilemmas. To make the right choice, you need to get your homework done first. Modern homes come in various shapes and sizes; you will need to decide which type works best for you depending on your own particular needs.
Vastu Shastra is an ancient Indian science of architecture that helps in making a building auspicious for its inhabitants. If applied properly, it enhances the health, wealth and prosperity of the inhabitants of that building, be it an office or a home.
The ‘nadumattam is a throwback to the old Kerala style of housing where more than one family lived in a home. The Kerala ‘nalukettu’ homes typically had four blocks built in all the four directions around a nadumattam.
There are many advantages to buying a pre-owned home since there is no waiting period for construction to be over. You get a ready-to-move-in home in a neighborhood of your choice and already has all the necessary fittings to make it a comfortable home.
Some people buy properties for investment purposes and give them out to renters. This makes a nice secondary income aside from having the security of owning immovable property. But when you are planning on giving out your property for rent, you need to be aware of the number of things you will need to get through first. And all this is aside from marketing the property and finding the right tenant. There is some legal paperwork also involved aside from the apartment’s maintenance, keeping tabs on damages and misuse and ensuring timely rent payments.