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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

GST Council extends deadline for realty firms to opt for old GST rate till May 20

The GST Council, headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and comprising state counterparts, had in March allowed real estate players to shift to 5 percent GST rate for residential units and 1 percent for affordable housing without the benefit of input tax credit (ITC) from April 1, 2019.

May 10, 2019, 12:17 PM IST

Home buyers could get a good news from RBI today

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Reserve Bank of India is currently having its first meeting for the fiscal year 2019-20 and the monetary policy announcement will happen today.

Apr 04, 2019, 09:12 AM IST

Morning Zee: Watch big news of the hour, 20 February, 2019

This segment of Zee brings to you about the big news of the hour, 20 February 2019. Watch full video to know more.

Feb 20, 2019, 11:32 AM IST

Top 25 News: Watch top 25 news stories of the day, Feb 20th, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings top 25 news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news.

Feb 20, 2019, 09:40 AM IST

Morning Breaking: GST Council meeting today, relief for home buyers likely

GST rate on under-construction properties may be reduced to 5% without input tax credit. FM Arun Jaitley will chair the 33rd GST Council meeting today. Watch full video to know more.

Feb 20, 2019, 09:24 AM IST

Interim Budget 2019: Big announcements likely for agriculture, real estate, banking sectors

In just a few hours from now, the Narendra Modi government will deliver its last budget of the current Lok Sabha session. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 01, 2019, 11:06 AM IST

Supreme Court dismisses plea for Amrapali group's Chairman, 2 directors to visit home on Diwali

The Supreme Court has asked Amrapali real estate group to furnish the full and final disclosure about the companies they hold and money transactions that they conduct within the group's companies and outside.

Oct 31, 2018, 16:27 PM IST

Naxals pumping extortion money into real estate, claims NIA

The Naxals are investing the extorted money into the real estate business, the NIA has claimed in its report.

Sep 20, 2018, 10:59 AM IST

India sixth wealthiest country in world, US richest nation globally: Report

According to the AfrAsia Bank Global Wealth Migration Review, US is the wealthiest country in the world with a total wealth of USD 62,584 billion.

May 20, 2018, 16:12 PM IST

Housing sales higher than new supply in last 2 years: JLL India report

 According to report, the housing sales stood at 2,44,830 units during 2016 and 2017 calendar years in seven major cities.

Mar 11, 2018, 16:23 PM IST

Union Budget 2018: Circle rate announcement to boost real estate transaction

Announcement on circle rate would reduce hardship to sellers as they would not be compelled to pay higher capital gains tax if the difference is within 5 percent of circle rates.

Feb 02, 2018, 12:48 PM IST

25th GST Council meeting today: Fuel prices, real estate on key agenda

The GST Council is also likely to give nod to rationalisation of rates on over 60-70 items.

Jan 18, 2018, 10:41 AM IST

Cabinet approves 100% FDI under automatic route for single brand retail, construction development

Government aims to liberalise and simplify the FDI policy so as to provide ease of doing business in the country.

Jan 10, 2018, 13:53 PM IST

Impact of credit cards on your home loan

Having a higher credit card limit can reduce chances of getting a home loan.

Dec 16, 2017, 14:54 PM IST

Retail investors push equity MF inflow to Rs 20,000-crore in November

According to Amfi data, equity funds, which also include equity-linked saving schemes (ELSS), saw net inflows of Rs 20,308 crore in November, compared to Rs 16,002 crore in the preceding month.

Dec 12, 2017, 17:01 PM IST

Centre to take over management of Unitech in consumer interest

NCLT has directed government to submit the 10 names by December 20.

Dec 09, 2017, 15:06 PM IST

NCLT suspends Unitech directors, allows govt to appoint 10 nominees

Unitech owes Rs 723 crore to 51,000 fixed deposit holders.

Dec 08, 2017, 15:25 PM IST

Unsold housing units fall to 6.85 lakh across 7 cities

The national capital region (Delhi-NCR) has the maximum unsold units at 2 lakh, although the number has declined by 12,000 units from the September quarter of 2016 calendar year.

Nov 26, 2017, 12:03 PM IST

Will takes longer time to include real estate in GST: Sushil Modi

GST rates of 178 items were recently reduced from 28 percent.

Nov 25, 2017, 17:32 PM IST