The Australian cricketing legend, Steve Waugh, whose admiration and affiliation to India is widely known has entered the Indian realty sector, by launching a new property portal, ‘waughglobal.com’ or Waugh Global. The portal, which is claimed to be the first-such-platform, is designed to specifically cater the growing requirements of the Non Resident Indians (NRIs) looking to buy properties in India and the allied market. The platform will sell the Indian premium properties to the NRIs and/ (or) the Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) across the world.
Steve Waugh, Founder and Chairman of Waugh Global said at the launch, “There is a lot of enthusiasm about the Indian realty market among the NRIs who are looking at good properties in the country not only from the investment angle but also to come and settle down later. Our portal, ‘waughglobal.com’ will help them find the right property in a transparent and hassle free manner”.
The portal has 91 properties listed of top 10-15 developers across the major Indian seven cities, including Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Chennai and Kolkata. Waugh Global has partnered with the leading Indian real estate developers such as the Lodha Group, Godrej Properties, Shapoorji Pallonji Real Estate, Kalpataru, K Raheja Corp, Kolte Patil, Sobha and Brigade Group, etc.The portal is specifically designed to serve the growing NRI market, along with offering other related services such as banking, finance, property management, land advisory, etc. The company aims to emerge as a global leader in this field. Apart from Steve, Waugh Global has three more partners - Dean Honan, Simon Szewach and Neil Honan.