Real estate investments lukewarm this festive season: Assocham
Real estate investments lukewarm this festive season: Assocham

Besides, the residential market has witnessed a steep decline by 25-30 percent in new launches as well as demand resulting a significant shrinkage.

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Relax realty norms for faster project execution: Hiranandani

Stating that measures taken by the Central and Maharashtra government in terms of ease of doing business have not percolated to the ground level, real estate tycoon Niranjan Hiranandani has said developers are facing various issues such as delay in clearances.

Realty brokerage market poised to become more tech savvy

Realising the potential of the USD 6 billion Indian realty brokerage market, many tech professionals are launching portals and mobile applications that will make brokers more professional and accountable.

Fall in launches points to subdued realty market mood

Sentiment remains muted for the residential realty market, leading to a continuous fall in new launches across major markets, as the election euphoria seems to have started ebbing, according to a recent survey.

10.2 million houses in urban India lying vacant: CBRE

Even as the country faces a shortage of 19 million houses, around 10.2 million completed units are lying vacant, which can be absorbed under rental housing programme for weaker sections, says property consultant CBRE.

Housing prices in prime locations of Delhi dips by up to 20%

Housing prices in many prime colonies of the national capital have declined by up to 20 percent since 2013 but the rates were stable in Gurgaon and Noida, according to property consultant JLL India.

Realty stocks shine; HDIL surges 24%

Realty stocks attracted strong buying interest in an overall bullish broader market Moday, surging up to 24 percent, a day ahead of the RBI's monetary policy.

DLF promoters defer conversion of CCPS into shares by 1 year

DLF today said its promoters have deferred till March next year conversion of securities held in the realty major's subsidiary into equity shares while slashing the coupon rate from 9 per annum to 0.01 percent.

RBI rate cut will boost housing demand: Realty developers

The real estate industry Thursday hailed the RBI's decision to cut key interest rate, saying the move will boost housing demand and also improve sentiments in the sluggish property market.

Indian realty market sees $4.5 bn investment during Jan-Sep:CBRE

Country's real estate market attracted investments worth nearly USD 4.5 billion during the January-September period this year, with Mumbai receiving a significant part of it, says a report.

Sensex recovers as ITC, HDFC rise; realty shares in limelight

Sensex Wednesday recovered by 48 points to end at 28,386.19 on smart rise in bluechips, including ITC and HDFC, coupled with a spurt in realty shares, led by DLF, after government hiked floor area ratio in Delhi.

Property prices likely to remain stable for next 6 mths: Survey

Even as the overall sentiment in the real estate sector has improved, buyers feel property prices across top 10 cities are likely to remain stable for the next six months, according to a recent survey.

Markets in consolidation mode; Sensex down 58 points

Realty, metal, banking, power, capital goods and FMCG sectors attracted profit-booking and mainly weighed on Sensex.

Realtors unhappy over status quo in monetary policy

CREDAI said there is a need to devise a formula to make home loan rates independent of inflation.

Rate sensitive stocks down post RBI policy

Interest-sensitive realty, banking and auto stocks fell up to 6 percent on Tuesday after the Reserve Bank kept interest rates unchanged in its bi-monthly monetary policy.

RBI eases norms to buy immovable property abroad

Reserve Bank today said individuals can also use funds under Liberalised Remittances Scheme (LRS) to buy immovable property abroad.

Union Budget 2014-15: Realty stocks surge as much as 11% post Budget

Following the sharp uptick in these stocks, the BSE realty index was trading 7.98 percent higher at 2,067.57 and was the biggest gainer among the 12 sectoral indices.

Realty stocks hog limelight, Unitech shine with 15% gain

Shares of Unitech surged 14.85 percent to settle at Rs 26.30, while Oberoi Realty gained 9.48 per cent to Rs 243.75 on the BSE.

Compat rejects DLF plea; upholds Rs 630 cr CCI penalty

In a setback to DLF, the Competition Appellate Tribunal on Monday upheld the CCI order imposing Rs 630 crore penalty on the realty major for unfair business practices.