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PE inflow in Indian retail real estate doubles to $1.2 bn in 2017, 2018: Anarock

The consultant attributed the sharp rise in private equity (PE) inflow to further liberalisation in FDI policies such as 51 percent FDI in multi-brand retail and 100 percent FDI in single-brand retail under the automatic route.

May 19, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

Piramal Realty FY'19 sales booking jumps nearly 4-fold to Rs 3,400 cr

The company's sales booking stood at about Rs 900 crore in 2017-18.

May 18, 2019, 18:16 PM IST

Home buyers to pay 12% GST on balance due if completion certificate issued by March 31

Builders who have received completion certificate for an ongoing project before April 1, 2019, will have to charge 12 percent GST from buyers on the balance amount due towards purchase of the flat.

May 15, 2019, 18:25 PM IST

Realtors have time till May 10 to opt for old GST rates

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has issued a notification giving real estate companies a one-time option to choose either of the tax rates.

Apr 03, 2019, 10:27 AM IST

Realty market to grow in 2019; to add 200 mn sq ft space this yr: CBRE

CBRE said 200 million sq ft of space will be added in 2019 across all segments including housing, office, retail and logistics.

Mar 27, 2019, 16:11 PM IST

Key decisions on real estate sector taken by GST Council in the 34th meeting

The promoters shall be given a one -time option to continue to pay tax at the old rates on ongoing projects.

Mar 20, 2019, 13:25 PM IST

Maharashtra tops in home loans, accounts for 24% of national sales

Apart from Mumbai and Thane, the software and technology hub of Pune is fuelling the demand for home loans.

Jan 01, 2019, 16:44 PM IST

'Institutional investment in real estate may rise slightly to $5.5 bn in 2018'

Institutional investment in real estate stood at USD 5.42 billion during 2017.

Dec 27, 2018, 17:37 PM IST

Housing sales may rise 16% in 2018; new supply up 32%: Anarock

During 2018, housing supply rose by 32 percent to 1.93 lakh units in the seven cities -- Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Pune.

Dec 13, 2018, 16:36 PM IST

Bengaluru sees maximum drop in unsold housing stocks among 7 big cities: Anarock

The unsold housing stock in Bengaluru stood at 76,500 units at the end of July-September quarter (Q3 of 2018 calendar year), down 25 percent from 1,02,740 units in the year-ago period.

Oct 29, 2018, 13:14 PM IST

Kolkata tops new housing launches in Q3, 2018

The top seven cities (NCR, MMR, Chennai, Bengaluru, Pune, Kolkata and Hyderabad) saw 52,150 new units launched in Q3 2018.

Oct 15, 2018, 17:06 PM IST

Gaurs group to enter affordable housing; to invest Rs 1,000 cr on 2 projects in Delhi-NCR

Overall, Gaur is developing 14,000 units, of which 5,000 homes will be delivered this fiscal.

Aug 07, 2018, 14:32 PM IST

AIIB keen on affordable housing investment, seeks govt support

Till now, the bank has invested USD 1.6 billion in seven projects in the country and has not taken any direct exposure in the affordable housing segment.

Jun 26, 2018, 11:50 AM IST

Home buyers looking for bigger flats in top cities

The cities in the study include Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Noida, Gurugram, Greater Noida and Pune.

Jun 25, 2018, 12:38 PM IST

New residential launches drop 50% across top 7 cities in 2017; Chennai records highest dip in sales

Chennai's residential real estate market was the worst-affected in 2017, with an annual decline in new launches of around 72 percent from 15,700 units in 2016 to 4,400 units in 2017.

Mar 22, 2018, 12:54 PM IST

Should you buy your dream home during this Navratri? Weigh your options

Delhi NCR has the highest volume at around 1,50,654 units which remained unsold in 2017.

Mar 20, 2018, 13:30 PM IST

Consumer preferences in India shifting to larger apartment sizes: Survey

Other than property sizes, the buyers are reportedly also keen to upgrade to better areas.

Dec 19, 2017, 08:40 AM IST

Realty investment in 6 top Indian cities register 100% growth: Report

The global property investment market saw volumes rise 4 percent year-on-year to USD 1.5 trillion in a one year period ending June 2017.

Oct 31, 2017, 00:25 AM IST

Indians biggest foreign property buyers in Dubai again

According to the Dubai Land Department, the property purchase has seen an increase of Rs 12,000 crore from 2014.

Oct 27, 2017, 11:31 AM IST

Bring down land prices for affordable housing: Niti Aayog

Noting that high cost of land is a key constraint in rapid expansion of affordable housing, the Niti Aayog has pitched for steps to bring down land prices to give a push to the Centre's housing scheme.

Aug 24, 2017, 23:24 PM IST