25th February 2018
As the cities of Panjim, Mapusa, Vasco and Margao reel under the strain of an expanding populace, the development of new suburbs on the outskirts of these cities is as inevitable as the onset of spring after winter.
25th February 2018
As a realtor it is always fascinating to witness the urbanisation and development of areas that were once considered beyond the pale. Savvy real estate investors are those who are able to size up the potential of a place when it is still undeveloped and invest in it before it becomes hot property on the market. Fatorda in South Goa is a prime example of such a location.
17th January 2018
As I run through my lengthy list of things to do in 2018, the item that begs to be fulfilled this weekend is a ‘Forest Bath’. Don’t shake your head in disapproval just yet – it’s not what you think. Forest Bathing or rather Shinrin-yoku which originated in Japan in the eighties was conceived to promote natural therapy as the route to good health for the Japanese.
22nd December 2017
For many people, buying a house will be the single most expensive purchase they might ever make in a lifetime. Some take months to find their dream house, others years. Whatever your style of decision-making, the important thing is to ensure that all your paperwork is in order and examined, preferably by a legal expert.
20th November 2017
Aatish Babani – Managing Director of Aansav is on a race to create a residential development unlike anything seen before in South Goa. In this interview he opens up on the inspiration behind his ambitious project (a joint venture with Shrem and Marquis) and reveals his take on the future of real estate in Goa.
6th October 2017
As a car owner and real-estate advisor, the benefits of a covered car parking area are all too real for me to ignore. Here are some of the top reasons I advise my clients to look for a building with covered car parking facilities when searching for a flat in Goa.
30th August 2017
What’s the best way to enjoy Goa’s unique climate and topography? Locals agree that there’s nothing like getting around on foot but if you want to cover more area, quickly, you’ll do well to hop on to a bicycle and pedal away. The advantages of exploring a place on bicycle are all too obvious – the chance to stop anywhere and as often as you like; low-cost transport and access to narrow lanes that are often out of bounds for four-wheelers.
7th August 2017
5th July 2017
It’s a fairly innocuous word, even reasonable when used in the right context but as any harried parent will tell you - the very sound of it is enough to send their blood pressure through the roof. What is this unwelcome word and why is it missing at Tremonte?
5th June 2017
Accept it or not, climate change isa reality, affecting rich and poor alike. As global summits dither on environmental guidelines, several communities worldwide are taking the lead with lifestyle changes that are focused on reducing their carbon footprint. In Goa, Tremonte shows how green living can be a fulfilling way of life.
5th May 2017
As the commercial and trade capital of Goa - Margao is a densely-populated city in South Goa. Its architectural landscape offers a charming mix of century-old Portuguese villas and commercial high-rises. For those who live and work in Goa, staying close to the commercial hub of Margao in places like Tremonte is a boon as it helps cut down on commute time.