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General | December 2017

Brigade Year End Bonanza Expo 2017

Brigade Year End Bonanza Expo 2017

Manish Shrivastava - Indiabulls, Mr. Ravindra - State Bank of India, Mr. Abey Abraham - ICICI Bank, Mr. K P Agarwal - HDFC Bank at the inauguration of Year End Bonanza Expo 2017 Brigade organised the Year End Bonanza Expo across Bengaluru, Mysuru, Chennai and Mangaluru on 9th & 10th December 2017. The event witnessed good turnout and a great...

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General | December 2017

Brigade - Amongst the Best Real Estate Workplaces

Brigade - Amongst the Best Real Estate Workplaces

Mr. Roshin Mathew, ED & President Engineering, Mr. Jagan Mohan, Sr. VP - HR and Mr. Ajay Bamzai, DGM-HR from Brigade receiving the GPTW Award In one of India’s largest workplace study conducted by Economic Times and Great Places to Work Institute, Brigade was recognized for being amongst the best in the Constru...

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General | December 2017

Brigade bags 3 awards at the 9th Realty Plus Excellence Awards (South) 2017

Brigade bags 3 awards at the 9th Realty Plus Excellence Awards (South) 2017

Ms. Nirupa Shankar, Director, Brigade Hospitality, receiving the ‘Woman CXO of the Year’ Award from Mr. Anurag Batra, Chairman of GBN Media Ltd. Mr. M R Jaishankar CMD, Brigade was awarded the ‘Scroll of Honour’ for his contributions to the real estate sector. Mr. Vinod Viswambharan and Mr. Santhosh Cyriac receiv...

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General | December 2017

Winning laurels at CREDAI Karnataka’s CARE Awards 2017

Winning laurels at CREDAI Karnataka’s CARE Awards 2017

Team Brigade receiving the Award from CREDAI Karnataka Brigade won 2 awards at the CREDAI Karnataka’s CARE Awards 2017 held on 1st July 2017 at Hotel Lalit Ashok, Bengaluru. Brigade Palmgrove, Mysuru won in the Villas & Row Houses category and Orion East Mall won in the Shopping Malls category.

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General | December 2017

Brigadier shines at the 6th World Construction Symposium 2017

Brigadier shines at the 6th World Construction Symposium 2017

Mr. Mathew Joe, from the Brigade Engineering team, won the Best Paper Award for the topic “Design Process Standardisation for Building Projects in India” at the 6th World Construction Symposium 2017 held on 1st July 2017 at the World Construction Symposium 2017 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The award was presented by Hon. Susil Premajayantha, ...

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General | December 2017

Brigade - One of India’s Top Builders

Brigade - One of India’s Top Builders

Mr Om Prakash, Company Secretary - Brigade receiving the award on behalf of the Group Brigade has been consistently recognized as one of India’s Top Builders over the years. This year also Brigade was recognized as one of India’s Top Builders 2017 at the CWAB Awards held in Mumbai. This year’s theme was GLOCAL - Thinking Globa...

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General | December 2017

Orion Mall wins at the National Marketing Excellence Awards

Orion Mall wins at the National Marketing Excellence Awards

Mr. Rahul Malhotra, AGM - Orion Mall receiving the award on behalf of the team Orion Mall @ Brigade Gateway won the “Most Admired Shopping Centre of the Year - Marketing and Consumer Promotions” Award at the National Marketing Excellence (for Excellence in Shopping Center & Mall Marketing) Awards.

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General | December 2017

Brigade Palmgrove and Brigade Symphony win at the Annual Mysuru Dasara Flower Show 2017

Brigade Palmgrove and Brigade Symphony win at the Annual Mysuru Dasara Flower Show 2017

The Annual Flower Show contest hosted in Mysuru during the Dasara festivities was jointly organised by Horticulture Department, District Horticulture Association and Mysuru City Corporation (MCC), and was held at the Curzon Park, Mysuru. The Flower Show and contest were inaugurated by Honourable Chief Minister Siddharamaiah with Sandalwood Stars in...

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General | December 2017

Brigade shines at the Great Manager Awards 2017

Brigade shines at the Great Manager Awards 2017

Brigade participated in the 2nd edition of “Great Manager Awards 2017”, an initiative by People Business in partnership with Economic Times aimed at identifying, recognising & rewarding organisations with “Great Manager” in India. Out of 113 companies that participated in the survey this year, Brigade was selected a...

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General | December 2017

The 10th Edition of Brigade Showcase

The 10th Edition of Brigade Showcase

Chief Guest Mr. Farooque Shahab - Chief General Manager, Karnataka - SBI lighting the lamp at the inauguration of Brigade Showcase Brigade’s exclusive and popular property exhibition, ‘Brigade Showcase’ was held on 5th & 6th August 2017 across Bengaluru, Mysuru, Chennai and Mangaluru. Brigade Showcase 2017, featur...

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General | December 2017

Independence Day Celebrations

Independence Day Celebrations

The 70th Independence Day was celebrated with all gaiety, pomp & fair across Brigade projects. At Brigade Gateway, the event was graced by the Chief Guest Dr. C N Ashwathnarayan - MLA, Malleshwaram, and the Guest of Honour Mr. Manjunatha - Councillor, Subramanyanagar.

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General | December 2017

Brigade Annual General Meeting

Brigade Annual General Meeting

The 22nd Annual General Meeting of Brigade Enterprises Limited was held on 21st September 2017 at the Sheraton Grand Hotel at Brigade Gateway. All the Directors of the company were present and they met and interacted with the shareholders.

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General | December 2017

Inauguration of VFS Visa Centre at Brigade IRV Centre

Inauguration of VFS Visa Centre at Brigade IRV Centre

The 3,000 sq.ft. VFS Global Premium Visa Lounge at Brigade IRV Centre was inaugurated by UK Immigration Minister Mr. Brandon Lewis on 7th November 2017.

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General | December 2017

Inauguration of the Clubhouse at Brigade Cosmopolis and Brigade Meadows

Inauguration of the Clubhouse at Brigade Cosmopolis and Brigade Meadows

The luxurious clubhouse at Brigade Cosmopolis was inaugurated by Mr M R Jaishankar, CMD- Brigade. The clubhouse features a top-of-the-line gymnasium, a rooftop swimming pool, a squash court, children’s play zone, jogger’s track and more. This was a proud moment for Brigade and the team behind the project. This joyous moment was spe...

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General | December 2017

Expression of Affection

Expression of Affection

It was a memorable day for Mr Ashish Khatawate, a Brigadier and artist from the Marketing team, who gifted a hand-sketched portrait of Mr M R Jaishankar, CMD, Brigade on the occasion of his birthday.

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General | December 2017

Emergence of Digital Workplace

Emergence of Digital Workplace

Mr Jagan Mohan - Sr. VP HR, Brigade made a presentation at the D&B event on the emergence of digitisation in HR. His talk addressed how effectively HR can collaborate with small startups to enhance workforce environment. Mr Jagan Mohan spoke about the Brigade Real Estate Accelerator Program (REAP): Accelerating innovation and focused on techn...

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General | December 2017

Brigade migrates to S4HANA

Brigade migrates to S4HANA

Brigade has become the first real estate developer in the country to migrate to S/4HANA in order to empower business users with real-time insights. Back in 2008, Brigade was the first real estate company to implement SAP and Salesforce. And this current deployment marks yet another industry first from Brigade with massively increased efficiency a...

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General | December 2017

Art at Brigade - Our Calendar theme for 2018

Art at Brigade - Our Calendar theme for 2018

At Brigade, our professional ethos orbiting around Building Positive Experiences has led us to celebrate art in myriad forms in the living spaces and environs we craft for contemporary communities of today. Art is not just a physical element that adds to ambient aesthetics but also has a much deeper emotional bearing on those who are around it. Ove...

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General | December 2017

Sound Garden inaugurated at IME

Sound Garden inaugurated at IME

The Indian Music Experience, India’s first hi-tech interactive music museum, supported by Brigade, opened its Sound Garden and Café on 29th July 2017. The Sound Garden was inaugurated by Shri Ananth Kumar, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister and the Café was inaugurated by Shri Priyank Kharge - Karnataka State Minister for IT a...

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General | December 2017

Spotfix at Holiday Inn Express

Spotfix at Holiday Inn Express

The Brigade team and The Ugly Indian (TUI) came together for a social cause on 29th July 2017. Brigadiers along with the team of Holiday Inn Express, Race Course Road, beautified a part of Anand Rao Circle Flyover. Inspired by the picturesque destination, Kudremukh (Horse-face), the designs were executed beautifully by TUI, ensuring an ele...

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General | December 2017

Brigade’s efforts in turning Bengaluru cooler & greener

Brigade’s efforts in turning Bengaluru cooler & greener

On 5th June - World Environment Day, Brigade invited customers and channel partners to participate in a tree planting event at Brigade Meadows. The occasion was graced by ace cricketers Mr Venkatesh Prasad & Mr Vijay Bharadwaj along with famed Tree Doctor - Mr Vijay Nishant, to promote community engagement. Mr Viswa Prathap Desu, Sr. Vice Pr...

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General | December 2017

GST Positive Towards Real Estate Sector

GST Positive Towards Real Estate Sector

GST would bring a lot of transparency in the real estate sector and minimise unscrupulous transactions. GST will help in filling the overwhelming gaps currently existing under the supply chain management process. There will be many projects of developers which would require the transition from current tax laws onto GST. Builders are seeing a surge...

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General | December 2017

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana

The “Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme” (CLSS) under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) was announced by our Honourable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. The scheme envisages the vision of housing for all by the year 2022. Under this scheme, interest subsidy on purchase/construction/extension/improvement of house is provided to customers ...

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General | December 2017

Bengaluru-Mysuru electric train

Bengaluru-Mysuru electric train

The commissioner of railway safety (Southern circle) Mr. K A Manoharan inspected the electrified track between Mysuru & Bengaluru, setting the stage for introduction of electric trains between the two cities. After the CRS clearance, an electric train between Mysuru & Bengaluru will become a reality by either late December or early January....

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General | December 2017

Compost from Bengaluru’s wet waste brings relief to farmers

Compost from Bengaluru’s wet waste brings relief to farmers

Under the initiative propelled by the Karnataka State Compost Development Corporation (KSCDC), over 600 tonnes of wet waste supplied by the citizens of Bengaluru was transformed into a whopping 4,306 tonnes of organic compost. This in turn was made available to the farmers at a subsidised cost. This will help them reap a better yield at comparative...

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General | December 2017

RERA revives home sector demand

The India growth story remains intact, which is a view that is shared by everyone. There is no real slowdown in consumption. The Government’s announcements for the infrastructure sector will give a major boost to employment and given the linkages with other sectors, higher Government spending will help a lot of industries. After the introd...

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General | December 2017

Eight-laning of Bengaluru-Mysuru highway

The government recently announced that the work on the much delayed, eight-landing of Bengaluru-Mysuru highway will commence in January. Public works minister Shri. HC Mahadevappa said Union minister of road transport and highways Shri. Nitin Gadkari had responded positively to the state’s request to expedite work. The project, which seeks ...

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General | December 2017

Top 5 Ways to Save Taxes Using Your Home Loan

Top 5 Ways to Save Taxes Using Your Home Loan

Buying a home for the first time is one of the biggest milestones in a person’s life. Owning a home of your own gives you high returns and adds to your financial security. But apart from this, it can also help you take advantage of tax deductions. Here are five smart ways you can use your home loan to save taxes. 1. Tax deduction on home l...

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General | December 2017

5 ways to boost the Resale Value of your Apartment

5 ways to boost the Resale Value of your Apartment

The main reason why home buyers invest in real estate is because of the long-term benefits including the capital appreciation over a long time frame. Apart from monthly rental, it also provides you with the option of reselling your property for a higher value due to the appreciation in real estate prices. Here are the top ways to boost the resale v...

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General | December 2017

Best real estate investment options for NRIs

Best real estate investment options for NRIs

Buying a house in India is the best form of investment for NRIs. The booming Indian real estate market coupled with various cutting-edge digital platforms to view and explore the project before buying it, contribute a whole to lot to the investing process. Post RERA and GST, the Indian real estate sector had shaped up really well, making it the per...

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General | December 2017

Budget 2018: Housing for all Scheme

Budget 2018: Housing for all Scheme

In the previous year, the real estate sector went through a series of massive reforms, each intended to enforce better regulations in the industry. First, the RERA Bill was introduced, which ensured transparency in the real estate sector, with developers made to disclose the timelines of the building process. The GST bill in real estate was another...

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General | December 2017

Seven Must-Read Books for Real Estate Investors

Seven Must-Read Books for Real Estate Investors

When it comes to investing in real estate, the one factor that either makes or breaks the deal is research. The more you read and educate yourself on the dos and don’ts of investment, the higher the probability of you making the right choice. With so many properties and burgeoning localities out there, finding the quintessential home for your...

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General | December 2017

Bringing Endless Global Opportunities At India’s First International Financial Services Centre

Bringing Endless Global Opportunities At India’s First International Financial Services Centre

At a time when India is steering clear of the other countries in terms of growth, there’s never been a better time for businesses to realise greater business potential by taking their business global. And to be able to do that within the comfort of our country itself makes things even more exciting. India now joins the elite group of countrie...

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General | December 2017

9 best gardening tips for beginners

9 best gardening tips for beginners

As the old saying goes – there are no gardening mistakes, only experiments! Gardening is like therapy for the soul, where you literally get back to the soothing roots of nature after a long day at work. From vibrant flowers to wholesome herbs, there are a plethora of plants you can choose from to make your little garden nothing less than a pi...

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General | December 2017

Governments contribution to setting India's Housing in order

Governments contribution to setting India's Housing in order

There is no doubt that the Government of India is running the extra mile to set the nation’s housing in order. With the introduction of numerous bills and regulations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been keeping a close eye on the real estate sector with the prime motive of making properties affordable to all and keeping the sector clear of...

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General | December 2017

Brigade Homes - Easy to Buy, Easy to Occupy Carnival

Brigade Homes - Easy to Buy, Easy to Occupy Carnival

Buying a house is on every family’s bucket list. The emotion of owning a property and working hand-in-hand with your family to convert it into a welcoming home is priceless. Whether you are a first time home buyer or an experienced investor, the well-defined tax structure presented by the GST reform and the transparency in transactions will b...

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General | December 2017

Top 9 Budgeting & Financial planning apps for 2018

Top 9 Budgeting & Financial planning apps for 2018

The world is as marvellous a place to explore, experience and cherish all the joys of life, as it is difficult and bound to certain key parameters that influence and impact our lives. One such important parameter, if not the most important, is money; and how well we manage our money often determines how good or bad a life we could be living. In ...

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General | December 2017

All You Need to Know About South Bangalore

All You Need to Know About South Bangalore

Only a few cities in India have grown at such a breakneck pace as Bangalore. Rapidly appreciating property values and improved infrastructure have had a huge impact on the current real estate market in this city. With so many different options to choose from, first-time home buyers in Bangalore are often in a dilemma over which part of Bangalore th...

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General | December 2017

5 hacks to keep the corners of your home spick and span

5 hacks to keep the corners of your home spick and span

Keeping your home clean is easy. All you need to do is adapt a routine and maintain it throughout the week. From making your bed and taking the trash out to cleaning the kitchen top before you hit the sack, we all know the drill. However, what about those stubborn corners of your house that are craving your attention? Read on for some effective hou...

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General | December 2017

5 DIY Interior Design Tips for a Beautiful Home

5 DIY Interior Design Tips for a Beautiful Home

If your interiors have remained the same for years, it’s time to spruce up your space with some spectacular home decor ideas! Many people are wary of giving their home a makeover because it can be expensive and time-consuming. But with our easy DIY home decor ideas, all you need is a little creativity and time to make your home look beautiful...

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General | December 2017

Move to a greener part of the city.

Move to a greener part of the city.

It was only in 2015 when South Bangalore’s BTM Layout, a booming residential area popular for restaurants, office towers and highways was cited as India’s area with the most toxic air by the National Air Quality Index. 2015-16 released a report titled ‘Airpocalypse’ which was a detailed study of the quality of air in 168 cit...

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General | December 2017

Property shows, a great place to buy home?

Property shows, a great place to buy home?

Have you been on the lookout for the perfect home to invest in, but can’t seem to find the time for it? Searching for your dream home can be taxing and time-consuming. Mere researching, shortlisting and visiting each property you are considering can be exhausting. But what if you could completely sidestep this process and explore a number ...

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General | December 2017

Decongesting Bangalore: Why Devanahalli is a good alternative!

Decongesting Bangalore: Why Devanahalli is a good alternative!

The emergence of Bangalore as the ‘Silicon Valley of India’ has been much talked about. This city, known earlier for its cool weather and natural beauty, is today the biggest hub of the Indian IT industry as well as major governmental enterprises and startups of all hues. Vast employment avenues attracted numerous people to the city, wh...

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General | December 2017

Devanahalli—A travel destination worth exploring

Devanahalli—A travel destination worth exploring

Mention the word ‘Devanahalli’ to a resident of Bangalore and you are likely to get this reaction: “Isn’t it a rather distant location, on the way to the new airport?” To be fair to them, this town, located to the north of Bangalore along the highway to Hyderabad, only came into prominence, once the new Kempegowda Inte...

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General | December 2017

How Devanahalli is emerging as a major commercial hub of Bengaluru

How Devanahalli is emerging as a  major commercial hub of Bengaluru

The development of an airport spurts growth in its adjoining areas. This is especially true in the case of Devanahalli, a former suburb in the northern part of Bengaluru. This area is seeing the massive transformation into a major industrial and residential hub, thanks to the Kempegowda International Airport. The picture was completely different ab...

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General | December 2017

How the journey of Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) is impacting Devanahalli’s growth

How the journey of Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) is impacting Devanahalli’s growth

March 2017 saw the announcement by the Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) that the Kempegowda International Airport has been awarded the “Best Regional Airport in India and Central Asia” by SKYTRAX. The SKYTRAX World Airport Award is the largest passenger satisfaction assessment and the most prestigious among all the surveys...

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General | December 2017

Suburbanization: Changing the face of Bangalore And why Devanahalli may have an answer

Suburbanization: Changing the face of Bangalore And why Devanahalli may have an answer

Over the years, a lot has been written about the phenomenon of urbanization in India, which refers to the large-scale migration of people from smaller towns and cities. The drivers for urbanization are well-known, such as greater employment opportunities in cities owing to the presence of manufacturing, government and service sector, desire for a b...

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General | December 2017

Why investing in a ‘Smart Township’ is the right decision?

Why investing in a ‘Smart Township’  is the right decision?

If you are looking to buy a home or just interested in the real estate sector, it is unlikely that you would have missed one of the most eye-catching trends in recent years i.e. the emergence of township projects. In general, a township (or an integrated enclave) refers to a largely self-sustaining community, containing residential, commercial and ...

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General | December 2017

Come live life's little treasures at Brigade Woods

Come live life's little treasures at Brigade Woods

Home is where the heart is! This saying is particularly true if your home is in Brigade Woods – a brand new development brought to you by the prestigious name of Brigade. Located right in the posh neighbourhood of Whitefield, this project checks all the boxes when it comes to finding an ideal home that complements your urban lifestyle. Read o...

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