What you need to keep in mind when buying a property in Shimla A property in Shimla scores big in the search for second homes. This is especially true for people living in Delhi, Chandigarh, Punjab, Haryana and UP. Zipping down neat well maintained highways make driving to Shimla a sheer pleasure! For those who prefer the train Shimla offers railway connectivity right up to the town, and this is a huge plus point for those who are not keen on driving. So now let us go through a checklist before investing- Beautiful locations just off the congested main city Proper Shimla is truly a nightmare! Fights over parking space, traffic jams, and acute water woes are the norm!!
Peaceful green mountains, cloud filled valleys, mist laden forests, and the call of birds are a MUST HAVE! Otherwise just what is the point of having a home in the hills? Look for projects located away from the main town amidst breathtakingly beautiful There are many apartments for sale in Shimlajust off the main city centre. In fact buying property entrance of Shimla is a good idea, as you can avoid the traffic jams. One such project is the Indus Valley Apartments by THE SHUBHAM GROUP. The construction work is absolutely top grade, there are ready to move in options and the scenery is something to die for!!. surroundings. at the Security and maintenance A holiday home in Shimla will not be in use all the time and you don’t want your caretaker to move in when you are not around! For this reason instead of a stand- alone property it is better to go for a property which provides security and maintenance. Parking facility Going around in circles looking for parking space, and then undertaking an athletic 3 Km trek to your property is not anybody's idea of fun ! Be warned- proper Shimla has huge parking problems. Therefore designated parking near your residence is priority. Water supply Days can go without water supply in proper Shimla and the property owner will spin many stories to fool you that there is no such problem. Be extremely careful and check for facilities like rainwater harvesting and approved borewells. Daily amenities and medical emergencies
Make sure that all daily needs are easily available and check accessibility to medical facilities in case there is an emergency. Checkthe credibility of the builder A builder will promise you the moon and everything else under the sun! But real estate is fraught with frauds and scams. Therefore check out the builder’s credibility very carefully. Talk to previous customers projects/construction which the builder has completed and handed over. and look at Look at the legalities and check all papers There are certain restrictions regarding non-domiciles property in Himachal Pradesh. It is a always good idea to sit down with a local lawyer or go online to get a good understanding of the legalities.