Tips on Making the Tough Choice of Property Investment


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Aug 21, 2012
Is it that you are saving since ages to accomplish your dream of having a property, but it still seems unachievable? The reason could be the sky rocketing property rates in an ever booming real estate sector; not finding the right location or probably numerous legal complications. Believe it or not, but you actually need to build up a strategy if you are planning to invest in a property. This would include several factors that would lead you to buy the right property at the right time, in the right location and at the best price. Buying a property when prices are low is what everyone wants. There are certain tips that will ensure a cautious decision for investing to secure an asset for a lifetime. The points that you need to keep in mind before going ahead with your investment include: Research Planning – After you have identified the kind of property you want to invest, whether it is residential, commercial or for investment purpose the first step is to undergo a detailed research on that property. Research on not only on the property you want to buy, but also the real estate scenario which generally keeps on fluctuating in India. There are also real estate agents who will be the experts in guiding you in taking the right decision. There are online interactive websites that would help you with lot of useful information. Location Surety – You have to be sure about the location you are eyeing property. It is a place which probably you would be planning to stay in future. Therefore it is extremely important that it ensures you of all the facilities and a lively environment for you and your family. Rationalize your budget – There could be property ranging to millions, but what does your pocket allow is most important. Rather than wasting time on looking for every property, identify the ones which are within your budget and then look for them. Also do not forget that your budget will include not only the cost of the property, but hidden charges such as commission of agent, registration notary charges, fees of lawyers, etc. Additionally, it is also important to know about the resale value of your property. Legal Formalities – There are several legal guidelines and hinges related to real estate. You should be well acquainted about them. The deeds including title card, stamp duty and sale deed, property under construction, constructed property, etc. there are several laws which you should be adhering to. It will not only allow to save your time in paperwork post purchase of your property but will also enable you to prevent from buying which might have legal glitches. Smart Negotiation- When you find your property you want to buy, do not show the builder how much interested you are in it. Try to negotiate as much as you can. The real estate industry certainly offers you not a lot but certainly some scope of negotiation. These are few of the most helpful tips that will certainly help you in your buying decision. However, lot of other details will also depend on which location you are planning to buy and what kind of property.  Demand for housing and commercial investment is at an upsurge because of the bursting population which is making the sector even more lucrative for the property sellers. But for a buyer this is leading to challenge in making an investment of a lifetime. All that is required is little bit of analysis and having a sense of the dynamic real estate investment. Author Bio: Kunal Chhibber is a professional content writer with expert skills in digital marketing. He has also written many informative write-ups doing exclusive research on villas in Chennai and Education Sector. He is a graduate in management; music is a passionate hobby to which he is committed to as a part time Disc Jockey.