3 reasons why Powai is the ideal neighbourhood for families

Want to put down roots in a part of Mumbai that’s not as crowded as the rest of the city, but still has all the conveniences that a good suburb offers? Say hello to Powai. While it is no longer a hilly, barren locality best known for its lake, Powai it still is a great…

Documents required to take a home loan

Are you on the fence about borrowing credit to purchase a home? In today’s scenario, taking a home loan is a smart move. We’re such strong proponents of it, that we’ve dedicated an entire article to why you should take a home loan to finance this big-ticket purchase. But, deciding to take a home loan…

The how and why of our valuation report

When you’re ready to sell your home, the first thing that you have to determine is what price you will sell it at. For many a home seller, this is an arbitrary number that they arrive at depending on what they feel their home is worth, and this is a problem. Why? Because as sellers,…

The elusive deal zone

“Be sure to ask for a discount. You won’t get one if you don’t ask. Hamesha milta hai.” Sounds familiar, doesn’t it? As a true-blue Indian shopper, whether you’re buying a watch, a car, or even cloth by the metre—it’s likely that you have bargained. While some of us meekly request the seller, others confidently…

Short on space? Here are easy ways to add more storage to your home

When it comes to home storage, a cupboard per room simply doesn’t cut it. Since getting rid of all your stuff isn’t a solution, the next best thing you can do is add storage cleverly. In fact, no matter how small your home is, there’s something you can do to create more storage space, without…

We’re taking home buying online—here’s how!

It’s 2021, and there’s very little that you can’t do online. Want to buy groceries? There is an app (or twenty) for it. Want to pay your bills? Sure! Electricity, mobile or DTH? Want to buy a car? Yes, go right ahead. So if you can do everything from your comfy couch, why shouldn’t you…

Zapkey powers the big guns with real estate data!

If you haven’t guessed already, at Zapkey, we’re a little bit besotted with all things real estate. While we do help people buy and sell homes, we also provide property data. Our aim is to foster trust and transparency in the real estate sector and what better way to do it than by empowering home…

Is it wise to take a home loan to buy a house?

When you make the all-important decision of buying a home, how you choose to finance it is equally critical. While there are many ways to finance your purchase, taking a home loan continues to be a popular option among Indians. Even through the pandemic, Indians continued taking loans for homes. Interestingly, data also reveals that…

A slice of (real estate) life

Real doesn’t have to be all grumpy and serious—at least we think so! At Zapkey, we’re all for finding the fun in everyday life, especially during these trying times. And since most of us have grown up with Amul humour, we decided to highlight real estate happenstances through good old toons! So here’s a roundup…