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What Factors Influence the Price of a Property?

A question that often crosses the minds of both the homebuyers as well as homeowners is ‘what are the factors influencing the cost of a property?’ Having a detailed answer to this question would help potential home-buyers to make the right choice in buying property. Most prospective buyers already have

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Know Your Rights as a Home Buyer

It’s so easy to get caught up in the churning excitement accompanying the momentous occasion of buying your dream home. However, after the honeymoon phase of settling for a home and the tentative agreement is over, there comes the realistic stage of closing the deal. This is the stage when

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Ideas for Small Living Rooms

The living room of your home is supposed to be gracious and welcoming, inviting you to sink into its depth after a hard day’s work. It’s where you entertain your guests as well as spend the evening catching up with your family. But when the living room is on the

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Colour Trends for your New Home

Trends keeping changing every year – whether it’s for apparels, accessories or for home interiors. And just as new designs are meant to enhance the wearer’s looks, similarly, new trends in home interiors, including colours, are also meant to enhance your home’s looks. The year 2017 was all about lush

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Living Room Decoration Ideas

Living rooms are supposed to inspire harmonious get-togethers of people at the end of the day. They should be elegant and decorated with the taste of the people who live there in mind. Decorating is all about including photographs, paintings, figurines, mementoes, flowers, green potted plants, some throw pillows and

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Kitchen Flooring Ideas

The kitchen is the hardest working room of the house. When designing your home, the kitchen should be given extra importance and offer two important features – functionality as well as durability. Most people concentrate on the cabinets, counter-top and the backsplash, leaving the flooring to the last. However, the

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Kowdiar Palace History

The history of the capital city of Trivandrum is irrevocably bound to the Kingdom of Travancore as it has been home to the royal family since Maharaja Marthanda Varma (1729-1758) founded the princely state of Thiruvithamkoor and made Thiruvananthapuram (also known as Trivandrum) as its capital in 1745. Along with

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History of the Napier Museum

The Napier Museum is set in the heart of Trivandrum city amidst a sprawling biological garden resplendent with numerous majestic flowering trees and rolling lawns. Adjoining it is the grand zoological garden, the Sree Chithra Art Gallery as well as the marvellous Natural History Museum, one of the best of