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Godrej Properties fined Rs 30 lakh for flouting MahaRERA rules

Godrej properties has been fined Rs 30 lakh for publishing advertisement related to project work without prior registration of the project with RERA.

Sep 10, 2019, 10:57 AM IST

Vienna most liveable city, New Delhi drops to 118th spot

According to the annual index compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the Austrian capital is the most liveable city in the world.

Sep 05, 2019, 12:40 PM IST

Government likely to announce major sops to boost languishing real estate sector: Sources

According to the sources, a fund of Rs 8000 crore might be announced for stalled real estate projects.

Sep 03, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

Income Tax Department conducts search across 40 locations of prominent real estate firm in Mumbai, Pune

the Income Tax Department unearthed evidence related to transactions aggregating about Rs.700 crore.

Aug 02, 2019, 20:38 PM IST

Realty companies post robust sales despite sectoral slowdown in FY19

Top 10 listed entities sold nearly 32.19 million sqft, registering a robust 44 percent growth over the previous year.

Jun 20, 2019, 10:35 AM IST

FinMin may look at 10-year tax holiday on rental profits earned by builders

In a recent meeting with senior finance ministry officials, the real estate developers have been asked to suggest steps to address challenges faced by the sector.

May 30, 2019, 10:47 AM IST

885 mn bank transactions, social security numbers leaked

According to, a website that covers computer security and cyber crime, the real estate title insurance giant leaked hundreds of millions of documents related to mortgage deals included bank account numbers and statements, mortgage and tax records, Social Security numbers, wire transaction receipts, and driver`s license images.

May 25, 2019, 13:40 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

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