Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu will on Thursday announce the list of first 20 cities to be developed as Smart Cities.
There are 97 cities in the Smart City Challenge, and the names of the first 20 winners of the competition will be announced on Thursday, Naidu said.
Farmers who parted with their land for highway projects are to get enhanced compensation under the new land acquisition law in case they are yet to be compensated under the old legislation.
Faced with acute slowdown in demand and delay in delivery of projects, realtors' apex body Naredco on Wednesday demanded tax sops for affordable homes and restructuring of bank loans.
The average capital values in Noida, Greater Noida and Delhi dipped minimally by a percent each.
Global hospitality major InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is looking at new as well as conversions of existing properties to fulfil its aim of having around 100-150 hotels in 10-15 years, said a senior group official.
Tata Housing is in talks with Amazon India to sell its portfolio of premium and luxury properties across eight cities.
The shopping carnival called 'Freedom from Rent', will be held during January 14-20.
Online marketplace Snapdeal on Thursday launched a week-long real estate shopping festival offering properties in a price range of Rs 20 lakh to Rs 5 crore.
The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) Wednesday said it is in process of assessing the assets of the iconic Taj Mansingh hotel in preparations of the much-delayed auction of the property.
With the company's top executives facing charges of alleged cheating, realty firm Unitech on Wednesday said it is committed to deliver the ongoing projects and has raised sufficient resources to complete them.
The complaint case was filed by chartered accountant Sanjay Kalra and his business partner Devesh Wadhwa - who had booked a property in Habitat Apartments in Greater Noida developed by Unitech.
Market analysts have said that the court has set a precedent and added comfort to home buyers and real estate developers.
Real estate major Unitech Ltd top bosses, facing charges of alleged cheating, Tuesday walked out of Tihar Jail here after spending a night in prison despite succeeding to get an interim bail yesterday.
US-based fund Oppenheimer has bought nearly 51 lakh shares, worth about Rs 56 crore, of real estate major DLF through open market transactions.
While property prices have increasingly become unaffordable in Mumbai, Navi Mumbai still provides numerous options.
Hours after top Unitech officials were sent to 14-day judicial custody Monday, they succeeded in securing interim bail from a Delhi court in alleged cases of cheating filed by two investors.
The company's Chairman Ramesh Chandra, MDs Sanjay Chandra and Ajay Chandra and Group's Director Minoti Bahri were sent to judicial custody till January 25 by Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Gaurav Rao in connection with the two complaints.