Buying A Home

Ready homes find more buyers than under-construction flats
October 21st, 2014 | 5:57 am

Six months ago, Amish Kapoor turned down an offer from a Noida-based broker for a ready apartment, saying it was priced more than the market. The 30-year-old, who works as a flight steward with an international airline, said he would rather go for an under-construction flat, which came a tad cheaper. He is now ruing […]

Switch your home loan, if rate is above 12%
September 9th, 2014 | 10:51 am

Last week, SBI offered its existing borrowers to switch to a lower rate. Other banks too have cut home loan rates Last week, the country’s largest bank, State Bank of India (SBI), decided to reduce the interest rate burden of existing home loan borrowers by allowing them to switch their loan to a lower interest […]