Everyday the property rates are increasing in almost all the cities around the country, and for some people real estate is one of the best business’ in India. And that is the reason a lot of people want to get the hang of real estate and stuff … but can’t due to less knowledge or information. And the same goes for the people who wanna search for a new flat for rent or just want to shift to a new city or just wanted to buy or invest in a new property or something like that… but they don’t actually get the time to travel and visit the places / flats / cities to check out the property and then take a decision.

Sometimes even I get the urge to checkout the real estate market in my city or help out a friend in finding a flat to rent, but I only get time on the weekends to visit the places and that too I can’t visit too many of them in one day.

Well since now we have the option of so many property and real estate websites in India, it has become much easier and faster to look through so many places, types, cities and much more. We always check other people’s reviews and comments and also compare with other available options … all this while sitting at home.

So here are a few of the shortlisted best property and real estate websites in India

 

1. MagicBricks

  • Launched in : June 2006
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 1,981 | India Rank – 170
  • Site belongs to the Times Group
  • Service type: Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 6

Magicbricks is a division of Times Internet Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd is a website that provides a common platform for property buyers and sellers to locate properties of interest in India, and source information about all property related issues.

Quite a lot of options provided on the website, some of them are like mentioned like this – New projects, Explore a Locality, Compare Localities & Projects, Check where you should buy, Invest Smart, Home Loan Calculators, Rates & Trends, Financial Advice, Legal Advice, Home Buying Guide, Gurutalk – Chat with Experts, Property News, Property Alerts.
The search option is very easy by entering your landmark, which type of property you want or sell, and then enter the amount.
It gives the feature to browse residential projects in top cities.
They are giving mobile app versions for their services on Android devices, Windows devices and iPhones.

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2. 99acres.com

  • Launched in : August 2005
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 1,839 | India Rank – 146
  • Site belongs to Sanjeev Bikhchandani
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 6

99Acres.com is an Indian real estate database website. The website features property listings from builders, dealers and property owners from all Indian cities.

Few of the option given on the site are Buy, Resale, projects, rent, commercial, dealers & deals.
The search option is very easy by entering your landmark, which type of property you want or sell, and then enter the minimmu amount to maximum amount.
They also have the option of using their services through their mobile apps for Android and iPhone.

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3. IndiaProperty

  • Launched in : December 2003
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 3,256 | India Rank – 311
  • Site belongs to Murugavel Janakiraman
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 6

IndiaProperty lists properties for sale and rent as well as information needed for the users to be successful in the property search process.

The basic options given on the site are like – Research, explore & assistance.
You can Search by filtering based on Locality, Builder or a Project.
There is a live chat option for users online to consult, check and enquire about any small details while being able to see each and every bit of information on the screen.
They are providing mobile app for Android and iPhone users.

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4. Makaan.com

  • Launched in : May 2001
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 14,100 | India Rank – 1,375
  • Site belongs to Anupam Mittal
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 6

Makaan.com is an online property website committed towards helping users make wise and profitable decisions regarding buying, selling, renting and leasing of properties in India.

The options given on the site are Search Property, Post Requirement, Post your Ad and Makaan IQ.
The search option is very easy by entering your landmark, the number of bedrooms you want in the property and price range or amount.
It gives the graphical view for price of top cities between 12 months, 6 months and 3 months.
In case of the mobile apps, they are only providing for the Android users, but for selling and buying, they have 2 different apps for it.

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5. Housing.com

  • Launched in : September 2013
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 3,377 | India Rank – 285
  • Site belongs to Zishaan Hayath
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 10

Housing.com is a Mumbai-based real estate search portal which allows customers to search for housing based on geography, number of rooms, and various other filters.

The basic options provided on the site are – rent, PG & hostels, buy, home loans, service apartments, sell or rent property & discuss.
They are also providing mobile apps for Android and iPhone users.

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6. Sulekha Property

  • Launched in : March 2007
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 976 | India Rank – 94
  • Site belongs to Satya Prabhakar
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 7

Sulekha.com is one of IndiaÔÇÖs largest and fastest-growing digital business and consumer brands, and is active in over 40 Indian cities.

The default options in the navigation are given as – rent, buy, roommates, new projects, plot projects, builders, agents & property beat.
You can search by giving location, property type, minimum and maximum amount and room type.
They are also giving mobile apps for Android users only, at least currently.

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7. Olx Property

  • Launched in : June 2006
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 438 | India Rank – 34
  • Site belongs to Fabrice Grinda & Alec Oxenford
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 6

OLX operates as a national online classifieds marketplace for used goods including furniture, musical instruments, sporting goods, cars, youngster and baby items, motorcycles, cameras, mobile phones, and property.

The options to start off from on the website are – Houses, Apartments, PG & Roommates, Land & Plots, Shops – Offices – Commercial Space, Vacation Rentals – Guest Houses
They are providing mobile apps for Android, Windows and iPhone users.

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8. Commonfloor

  • Launched in : November 2007
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 2,700 | India Rank – 215
  • Site belongs to Vikas Malpani, Sumit jain and Lalit mangal
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 6

CommonFloor.com has become the fastest growing portal in the real estate category in India with 100,000+ projects and 500,000+ property listings, in just last 3 years.

The option given on the website are – Properties for Sale, Properties on Rent, Browse Projects, Browse Localities, Visit Site & Agent Directory
The best feature of this site is the they provide 360 degree view of the apartments.
You can Search by Locality, Builder or a Project.
They are providing mobile apps for Android, Windows and iPhone users.

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9. Property Wala

  • Launched in : September 2001
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 19,072 | India Rank – 1,750
  • Site belongs to Saurabh Gupta
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 6

Property Wala is a real estate development and construction company focusing on residential and commercial development projects

The option given on the website are like – home loans, buy a property & sell a property.
In the search option you can choose property type after that you can select purchase or rent.

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10. AllChequedeals

  • Launched in : October 2007
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 195,902 | India Rank – 19,968
  • Site belongs to Sanjeev Bikhchandani
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 6

Allcheckdeals is India’s first and only online brokerage for Real Estate. They provide services to customers starting from property selection, site visit, booking, documentation, home-loan and after-sales service.

The options provided on the website are – home loans, buy a property, sell a property & NRI services
The search option is very easy by entering your landmark, how many bedrooms you want and amount.
They are only giving mobile app for Android users.

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11. Quikr Property

  • Launched in : July 2009
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 330 | India Rank – 26
  • Site belongs to Pranay Chulet
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 7

Quikr is IndiaÔÇÖs leading cross category classifieds platform where people connect with each other to buy or sell goods and services on their mobile phones and other devices.

Basic options provided on the site are – Houses, Apartments, PG & Roommates, Land & Plots, Shops – Offices – Commercial Space, Vacation Rentals – Guest Houses
They are giving mobile apps for Android, Windows and iPhone users.

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12. My Property Stores

  • Launched in : November 2011
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 1,690,074 | India Rank – 150,490
  • Site belongs to to N/A
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 6

My Property Stores is major property dealers in India providing buy, sell, rent or lease and PG services nationally as well as internationally listed city wise & state wise. You can find the reliable Indian Real estate agents providing property dealing service for residential, commercial, industrial and agricultural Properties in your city.

The basic options to start off from on the website are – post your project, post your requirement, list your property, paying guest, find agents, redevelopment and home loan.
The search option has easy options to filter the results by entering your property type, and enter minimum and maximum amount you want.

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13. Remax India

  • Launched in : May 2009
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 279,706 | India Rank – 29,025
  • Site belongs to Weston Presidio
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 7 / Design 7

Remax international is an American international real estate company that relies on a franchise system. Remax international oversees a network of more than 100,000 agents in more than 90 countries with more than 7,000 offices.

The option given on the site are – Search, About, RE/MAX India Regions, Join RE/MAX, Media Room & RE/MAX Store
You can search by entering state then city, for what purpose you want property how much bed room you want and minimum and maximum amount you want.

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14. Real Estate

  • Launched in : November 1999
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 33,155 | India Rank – 3,372
  • Site belongs to NA
  • Service type : Paid & Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 6

Real Estate India is a nice site to sell buy or rent a property. You can advertise your property online for sell or rent.

The option given on the site – Post your Property, Post Your Requirement, New Projects, Property Leads, Property Type & Services Directory.
You can search by entering state then city, for what purpose you want property how much bed room you want and minimum and maximum amount you want.

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15. Clapdoor

  • Launched in : December 10, 2012
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 1,758,336 | India Rank – 199,130
  • Site belongs to to N/A
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 9

Clapdoor provide unbiased information, analysis and recommendations to help you make a well informed decision. You can sell or buy property very easily.

The option given on the website are – properties, projects, add free, research, blog & contact.
You can search by two ways first by entering location or you can search by map.

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16. Ready Reckoner

  • Launched in : June 2010
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 609,401 | India Rank – 128,445
  • Site belongs to Avdhesh Goel
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 7 / Design 6

Readyreckoner.in is about property professionals, real estate consultants, stamp duty agents, real estate lawyers, title investigators, home loan agents, property valuers, vaastu consultants, property developers and much more.

Basic option given on the site are – Online Stamp Duty Calculator, General Stampduty Calculator ( State wise ), Stamp duty calculator for Leave & Licence Agreements, Area Calculato and Sample Legal documents.
You can search for the property just by entering your location

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17. PropertyOkPlease

  • Launched in : October 2010
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 12,691,842 | India Rank – no rank
  • Site belongs to N/A
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 7 / Design 6

PropertyOkPlease deals in new Residential Projects in India, Residential Homes, Under Construction, Ongoing and Upcoming Residential Projects in India.

The option given by the site are Residential, commercial, developer search.
You can search by entering property type, bedrooms, budget, location, sub location.

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18. Groffr

  • Launched in : July 2010
  • Alexa Rank in August 2015 : Global Rank – 420,091 | India Rank – 45,037
  • Site belongs to Sandeep Reddy and Vikhayat Srivastava
  • Service type : Free
  • Rating : Usability 8 / Design 9

GrOffr is derived from ‘GRoup OFFeR’ and their mission is to promote the concept of group buying which helps both the buyer (availing higher discounts) and the seller (inventory moves fast!).

The option given by the site are properties, agents.
You can search by entering location, property type, minimum and maximum budget.

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Please do share with us if you know a few more which are worth mentioning in this list, and don’t forget to provide some feedback in the commenting section below. Thank you.