Mumbai Relocation is not just moving to a new house or a new city or a new place. A property in Mumbai involves legalities like transfers, duties, all titles & deeds should be clear, cultural factors & last but not the least the end users convenience should be taken into consideration. With convenience what one looks for is what facilities are available in the surrounding areas - schools, markets, hospitals, theaters & is it close enough to their work place. Hence the duty of an advisor does not end by just showing a property he needs to stand by the client till the cycle is over. It is essential for advisors to have unique database that could offer something to everyone. Hence relocation not being an easy task it is essential for an individual to get in touch with an advisor who is an expert in his field.
If a family is relocating to Mumbai the first preference should be given to properties that are with in walking distance from children's new school. This is important because the city transport and communication gets affected in monsoon. The second priority should be given to the wife and then the husband in terms of the distance from the workplace.
Schools in Mumbai either follow the SSC, ICSE or IGSCE curriculum which helps the child's all around development. It is important to choose a home depending on the proximity to a good school and this information can be collected from the neighborhood expert.
Mumbai Properties in places like Bandra, Powai and Colaba in Mumbai are expatriate friendly because they are located close to the commercial hubs of the city. Bandra is very close to Bandra Kurla complex which is a growing commercial hub with several multinational companies, banks and corporate offices. Powai due to its proximity to both the central and western parts of Mumbai is also a great place to move in especially if your workplace is located in Powai.
Almost all large companies like Siemens, IFB, Westinghouse, Samsung, Sony, Philips, Bose have their stores in Mumbai and one can easily choose from them the options for Dryer, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Refrigerator, Ovens, Microwaves etc. which are required at home. Vijay Sales, Croma and a few other electronic stores have most of the brands available including the indian made ones and it is good to have a comparison.