In this episode of The Tenant, we meet a couple from Delhi who have made Mumbai their home. The size of their Mumbai home is less than half of their Delhi one – so they couldn't even use their older furniture as it wouldn't fit. Also, the tenant in this episode is done living in the cities and would like to move away. Watch this latest episode as we have a very interesting conversation with very interesting tenant!
Meet an 82-year-old tenant who left Central Mumbai to shift to a glamorous project in rural Pune. The project not just has peaceful, pleasant, and purposeful living, but also boating as an option. Our 82-year-old Tenant staying alone in a rural district of Pune - says that his new residence has provided him a different lifestyle. Watch the full episode!
In this episode of The Tenant, we meet a young man who is an AP Dhillon die-hard fan and staying on rent with 4 other roommates in the Western suburbs of Mumbai. Renting in Gurgaon, Bangalore or Mumbai - which is the top pick? According to our upcoming tenant, it is Gurgaon due to the open spaces, late-night culture, and low rents. Watch the full episode!
Staying on rent for 16 years because of a redevelopment project getting stuck. That's the story of our tenant who has been waiting for his own apartment since 2007. The tenant in this episode says he would stay on rent even after getting his own apartment. He says that the rent earning of his own apartment will pay for the expenses of his apartments and much more. Watch the full episode!
How is life as a Tenant in Mumbai for a student? Our tenant in this episode is a young girl who left Kolkata for a city like Mumbai. She says that pursuing higher education in the financial capital as well as gaining a sense of independence drove her to take the plunge. The young girl shares her learnings on how to make the most of Mumbai. Watch the full show!
In this episode of The Tenant, we meet a family living in one of the few planned cities of India - Navi Mumbai. The tenant has been living on rent for the last 23 years. While talking about his experience, our tenant says that Mumbai is too crowded and dirty while Navi Mumbai is planned. Watch the full episode!
Apartment sizes in Mumbai bring tears to a family! Our Tenant says that when they first came to Mumbai and saw the options - they were depressed with the size and quality. In the coming episode of The Tenant, we meet a family that moved from Chandigarh to Mumbai. Also, our tenant has had a bad experience with buying an apartment for Rs 4 crore around 5 years back, the value of which is Rs 3.8 crore today. Watch his full story in this episode of The Tenant!
Kolkata vs Mumbai ! Our Tenant says that while he has experienced Mumbai earlier, his wife was in for a rude shock in apartment sizes. In this episode of The Tenant we meet a finance professional staying in a premium project in arguably one of the most chaotic commercial hubs of Mumbai. What made him choose the location and the project? Watch the full episode!
How is life as a lone tenant who only has a pet dog with him? In this episode of The Tenant, we meet a sales professional as to how he uses his home after the entry of his pet. Also, can the process of renting an apartment take as less as 48 hours? Watch the full episode to know how!
What makes a person leave the center of Mumbai and go to far away town like Ulwe in Navi Mumbai? In this episode of The Tenant, we meet a person who left the heart of Mumbai and went far, far away into a rising town called Ulwe in Navi Mumbai. Our Tenant says Ulwe is more psychologically far and being an emerging location has meant infrastructure is new. The advantage of staying in a distant location has meant that even good properties with amenities command low rents. Watch the full episode!
A retired military officer who is now staying on rent in Mumbai. In the coming episode of The Tenant we speak to a man who retired early from the Navy but wanted a feeling similar to a cantonment. What are the housing needs that satisfy a retired military officer? He also talks about what is smarter -- renting vs buying? Watch the full episode!
In this New Year episode, we do a recap of the best moments in our series. From the experience in living in India's tallest building to the struggles of a bachelor in finding an apartment. Watch the episode to know the best of 2022
How to use every square foot in a space-starved and expensive city like Mumbai? Our Tenant shows us just that when he converts his living room into a bedroom in just 10 seconds. Not just that... the tenant in this episode chose a residence close to the most expensive office hub of India - because they believe in Walking to Work. Watch the full episode as they also discuss how it makes no economic sense to buy an apartment in Mumbai!
In this episode of The Tenant, meet a couple who fell in love with Mumbai when they shifted from Kolkata. We take you inside their apartment offering sparkling views of Mumbai City, a Greek-style seating corner and a celebrity's name attached to it. Watch now!
In this episode, we meet a tenant who pays more rent in Mumbai than in Madrid. Watch this Bollywood musician-turned-flamenco-guitarist living in a neighbourhood home to India's biggest actors. What works for him in this neighbourhood and what doesn't? Find out in this episode.
In this episode of The Tenant we take you to India's largest Muslim ghetto. The Tenant in this episode lives in one of the most premium projects of a neighbourhood dominated by illegal buildings. Why does the largest Muslim ghetto of India get a notorious reputation? Our Tenant says its numerous problems are not different from most suburban locations. Watch the full episode!
Indian cities are notorious for bad traffic and roads. Our Tenant in this episode sold his own apartment and moved to a rented accommodation because he couldn't handle the travel conditions in Mumbai. Watch the complete episode!
Done with living in flats/apartments in tier-one cities? Well, it is really hard to find a standalone property in cities like Mumbai... So, in this episode of The Tenant, we take a tour of a bungalow, that too in a city like Mumbai. Some people say it looks like an American-style house with a big backyard and a front lawn. Watch this episode in which we show you a special property and let us know what you think in the comments section below!
Mumbai is the skyscraper capital of India. But how does it feel to live in a project that has a building that is ranked at the top in housing the maximum number of floors. In today’s episode of The Tenant, we talk to a young 23-year-old staying in a 78-storey building called Allura at Lower Parel. What works for him and what doesn’t – see the episode to find out.
Imagine losing your life saving on your dream home...The Tenant in this episode lost Rs 1 crore by buying an apartment in a stalled project. But now he stays on rent next to the lungs of the city of Mumbai - Aarey Forests. He even says there is no pollution and perhaps the temperature also remains lower than in the rest of the area. Watch the full episode as we talk to a finance specialist who has faced some major financial setbacks!
In this episode of The Tenant, we talk to a guy who has paid Rs 1.27 crore in rent... But is still not convinced to buying a house. Also, he is staying in the same locality, same building, same apartment for the last 13 years! Our Tenant is an investment banker and has full-drawn calculations for supporting renting instead of buying. Watch the whole insightful episode to make a better 'rent' vs 'buy' choice for yourself!
Township vs standalone building... A first-world experience vs a third-world struggle... How COVID-19 lockdown changed housing preferences? The Tenant in this episode makes a big shift, as he realises the need for balconies, greenery, and peace. Watch the full episode!
In this episode of The Tenant, we have a very special guest with us. We take a tour of Youtuber/digital content creator -- Viraj Gehlani. Our Tenant stays in Mumbai, but, is actually disconnected from the city. He says his place is different from most others. No restrictions. And No nagging neighbours. But, internet connectivity is a big issue here. So, how does a Youtuber manages in a low network area? Why did he choose this apartment? Find out in this episode of The Tenant
In this episode of The Tenant we go to one of the largest township projects of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region. Hiranandani Estate at Thane. A place not in Mumbai but not far from Mumbai. Our Tenant is a real estate broker staying on Rent for almost a decade in multiple apartments but in the same township. Why makes him stay?
From a small room in a dilapidated building into a 3BHK apartment in a new building. In this episode of The Tenant, we talked to a family which has seen a transformational lifestyle experience. We show you an apartment in Bhendi Bazaar -- a locality infamous for once being the location where fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim had several properties. Our Tenant says that the location may have several challenges but they get all sorted once they enter their new home. Watch the whole episode!