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Reading Time: 6 minutes Bproperty, being the largest online property portal in Bangladesh, has a vast number of property listings in the database. With hundreds being added each day, how do you determine which of them are the best apartments? If you are in the market to buy properties for you and your family but short on time, take a look at the following list of the properties for sale we’ve added to our database in the month of July. Open Apartment Near the Heart of Gulshan 2 Let’s begin with a beautiful  2,000 sq. ft. open apartment nearby Gulshan 2 circle.  It is one of the most elegant properties for sale in the city right now. The spacious rooms, beautiful white tiles, double-glazed windows and modernised lights amplify the beauty and openness of this dazzling apartment. Additionally, the positioning of the apartment makes it a ‘must-have’ for anyone who is looking for a serene place to…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Buying real estate in Bangladesh can be tricky, and mistakes are not uncommon, especially for first-time buyers. Even though mistakes are easy to make, they have a long-lasting effect. You need to be careful every step of the way. When buying property, you cannot take your eyes off the prize until the deal is finalized. Staying vigilant throughout all proceedings is the key to avoiding mistakes and achieving a successful real estate transaction. On that note, we’ll take a look at 7 common mistakes to avoid when buying real estate in Bangladesh. 1. Going At It Alone One of the most common mistakes those with no past experience can make is thinking they can do it all by themselves. The selling and buying property is more complicated than one might think. The hassles of deciding on what you want from home and then searching for the right house are tedious…

Reading Time: 2 minutes Known as one of the aristocratic neighborhoods in Dhaka, Gulshan holds the majority of upper class citizens of Dhaka. The area was originally considered to be a residential spot but ever since the upsurge of rising buildings and hyper commercialism in the early 90s, it is now both a commercial and residential zone. Why it is the ideal location for your home It’s quite self-explanatory, actually. Gulshan is the place where all the privileged Bangladeshis live, as well as expatriates. Moving to Gulshan implies an increase in your quality of life instantaneously. Moreover, departmental stores like Unimart, Agora, and Meena Bazaar are right outside your door which only adds more to your livability.   Commercial perks Having your business address in Gulshan is likely to do wonders for your business. This is because many MNCs and leading local company headquarters are situated in Gulshan. EVerything from Coca Cola and P&G,…

Reading Time: 5 minutes There’s no doubt that as people, we love to eat to our heart’s content. We are constantly on the lookout for any reason to eat. Birthday? Let’s eat. New job? Let’s eat again. Happy? Celebrate by eating. Sad? Eat to feel better. We love to eat, there’s no question about that. But the question that then bogs us down is: where do we eat? In this regard, those living in Banani have become the envy of residents across the city. Today we discuss the most trending and popular restaurants in Banani. Burger Joint – Chillox One of the fastest growing burger places to eat in Banani is none other than Chillox, located on Kemal Ataturk Avenue close to Hotel Sarina. The variety of styles in which they deliver their juiciest of burgers has won the attention of taste buds everywhere. From cheesy overloads, doused-in-sauces patties or just the spiciest of…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Imagine for a second; you are on your way to Maghbazar from Badda to look for some home essentials. However, instead of travelling for nearly two hours, it takes just 30 minutes, and instead of slowly moving through the jam-packed streets of Dhaka, you are enjoying a gentle, fresh breeze. This is what makes Hatirjheel and its water taxi transportation service so popular; a way to bypass traffic in Dhaka. Areas around Hatirjheel have some of the busiest roads. The initial Hatirjheel project plan was designed to connect different parts of the city and help commuters travel with ease. Introduction of water taxis has not just achieved that goal but has exceeded expectations. Today, it is one of the most popular shortcuts to avoid traffic if you are lucky enough to live nearby. Let’s take a closer look at this fantastic transportation service, and how it can help you beat the…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Before buying or selling any property, thousands of questions naturally pop into your mind. Concerns arise about the authenticity of the asset, quality, property management financials and even sometimes about the opposite party in the agreement. By default, real estate transactions are meant to be scrutinized until you have obtained enough information and developed the confidence to sign the deal. However, what if you didn’t have to bear with these hassles? What if you could immediately place your trust in any estate and make the transaction much easier? Bproperty, the number one real estate marketplace in Bangladesh, is offering this exact property management service. With more than 80,000 verified properties throughout the country, Bproperty is taking buyers and sellers one step ahead. So, how are properties managed by Bproperty different than others that you come across every day? Let’s find out. Verification of The Sellers Unlike every other item sold…

Reading Time: 1 minute 1. Study your prospect This is the first and foremost thing you should do before you meet a client or make a presentation of the property. Try to know the personal, family and work aspects of the potential client. The simplest way to do this is by asking customers or people close to the client directly over a normal conversation. This will allow you to detect 3 key elements: need, urgency and preferences. Only with these auto-filters can you offer your client the real property they need. 2. Connect with the client Establish a good rapport and get to know the client before offering your product or customer service. Take the time to socialize and gather necessary information about your prospect; recognize mutual coincidences so that you can generate trust as the basis of any economic transaction. The real estate business is a business of families and people; focus on…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Uprooting yourself from the place you called home and settling somewhere else is never easy. House shifting is both emotionally and physically taxing. It can even be incredibly overwhelming sometimes. Moving into a new apartment or property is especially complicated when you live in metropolitan areas like Dhaka and Chattogram. Anyone who has been through house shifting can tell you, preparation and organization are the keys for getting through this mammoth task undeterred. Whether you are moving to a luxurious apartment in Banani or a cosy little place in Mirpur, you need to prepare yourself. The best way to do that is to gather apartment moving tips and checklists. So, what are these moving tips and checklists? Let’s take a look. 1. Take Inventory of Items Who among us hasn’t lost a thing or two during house shifting? It’s quite easy to forget things when you are distracted by all…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Bangladesh’s property market has been on a roll ever since the beginning of 2017. Especially so in the first half of this year, when more and more people are buying and selling their property. This increase in transactions in the real estate market is a reflection of Bangladesh’s economic development. As the government introduces the national budget for the upcoming fiscal year, FY 18-19, and new regulations along with it, people are bracing themselves to see the budget impact on property market. But, before delving into how the national budget may affect the real estate sector, let’s take a quick look into the current status. Present Condition of The Real Estate Market The annual GDP growth rate of Bangladesh from last year was around 7.3%; is the highest growth rate in the past ten years. More importantly, the GDP of the country grew steadily since 2014. The growth rate increased…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Planning to get a new apartment in Dhaka?? Already found a few suitable ones but can’t move in as it’s too far away from your child’s educational institution? Many would enroll their children, or at least plan to enter them, in different educational institutes, which is one of the strongest contributing factors while choosing an apartment. Indeed, it’s an advantage in getting your desired apartment and not worrying about your child’s education. We have gathered apartment choices around the best educational institutions in Dhaka to help you reach a decision. Let’s Start With Uttara Uttara is one of the fastest developing neighborhoods in Dhaka right now. It is a huge area that has an abundance of hospitals, restaurants, parks, and yes, schools & colleges. Here you will find reputed educational institutions in Dhaka like Scholastica, Mastermind, Bangladesh International Tutorial, British Standard School, Turkish Hope School, RAJUK Uttara Model College, and…