So, yesterday while I was browsing the net looking for some fun videos I came upon this one featuring Sq feet Subbu. Yes, right! The name had me pausing and then curiosity got the better of me and I clicked on the video titled “The StarbucksTest and Home” wondering what the video was about.
It opens with two guys sitting behind a desk, not only do they look alike but they sound alike as well. One was Sq feet Subbu while the other introduced himself as Mr Same to Same… that had me cracking and I couldn’t wait to watch the rest of it.. The minute Sq Feet Subbu opened his mouth; I knew he was a Chennai boy all dressed up. And they claim to be on the lookout for the most happening locality in the city to buy an upmarket home. Ah, interesting… I see this video is unlike any other real estate promo and continue watching.
Hahaha.. there is only one thumb rule he says, “Does your locality have a Starbucks” whaaa.. Why? Cos this is one brand that opens their 1st outlet in a city in the most happening locality.. In Chennai, they opened their first one in Phoenix Market City in Velachery of course. What comes next is what got my attention. Subbu went on to explain that it is not just Starbucks that sets Velachery apart, it is a locality that has everything from Dunkin Donuts to Thalapakattu biryani , apart from 200 odd restaurants , 50 schools , 25 hospitals , 2 big malls and some of the most fanciest colleges in the city as well. Oooh, now that is true!! It is indeed an area that has developed within a short span of time and managed to lure crowds from across the city. It is also well connected to other parts of the city, either towards Adyar or beyond towards Pallavaram or yonder. Subbu goes on with facts slamming them one after the other, as if making a closing statement in an important case in the court. They convince you by the end of the video that Velachery is indeed the area to be in. Even though it was once nothing but farmland, it is today vied as the most enviable to address to have. And what do you know, we have DRA homes making their entryinto the city with their beautifu property Tuxedo right here in Velachery.
"For far too long, residences in Chennai have remained the same. Either you get a plain vanilla 2BHK and 3BHK in the city or a suburban gated community where you are one more resident among hundreds vying for the same facilities. With Tuxedo, we've offered the best of both worlds. A stylish living experience in a plush locality in the city with an exclusive community experience thrown in, all for an irresistible price," explained Ranjeeth Rathod, CEO, DRA Group.
[Images courtesy: DRA Homes Facebook]
Towering over nine floors, Tuxedo offers 2 bedroom apartments in three different sizes and 3 bedroom apartments in 4 sizes where you can have your own office cubicle or a video conferencing room.
If you wanna know what you get by living in this plush property, here is a sneak peek,
· Homes covered against natural disasters for 5 years from TATA AIG
· Concierge services for laundry, bill payment, travel booking etc
· Triangular inner courtyard for community living and lung space.
· RO system in all kitchens for safe drinking water
· Double glazed windows for noise-free ambience, 4-sided ventilation and excellent lighting
· Wooden flooring in master bedroom for sophistication and durability
· Super premium bathroom fittings, granite flooring in common areas, double putty walls
· Fitness zone, video games and interactive activities
· Video door phone
· Wi-Fi enabled campus
As I look at the cool pictures of the apartments coming up, am still chuckling at the funny PJ Sq feet Subbu cracked at the end of the video…. lol...