The impact of FDI on real estate

During the past decade and a half, the government has gradually loosened Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) regulations, enabling more investment and economic expansion. The government has made great strides in the liberalisation of FDI in real estate over the past sixteen years, and the time has come to take this a step further. Real estate […]

Manage Home Loans During Rising Interest Rate Regime

The 140 bps hike in repo rate, since May 2022, along with increase in policy rates by major central banks around the world has confirmed the trend of rising interest rates. India’s residential real estate sector is increasingly embracing new concepts and innovative solutions to meet the needs of Millennial home buyers who are enthusiastic […]

Domestic Housing Sector Expected To Expand Over The Next Five Years

Hardayal Prasad, Managing Director and CEO of PNB Housing Finance, said that India demonstrated resilience and recovered quickly from pandemic-induced challenges, emerging as one of the world’s fastest-growing economies. The domestic housing sector is set to grow for the next five years after a lull of several years and the housing finance companies are well […]

A great time to invest in Indian Realty for NRI’s

If you are a Non-resident Indian (NRI) looking to purchase property here, then this is a good time to go the whole hog. This is because the real estate market in India has never looked as lucrative in the last few decades as it does now With passing time, the growing emotional attachment towards their […]

67% of India’s rich will buy a luxury property in the next 2 years

Sixty seven per cent of high net worth individuals (HNIs) are planning to buy a luxury property in the next two years in order to upgrade their lifestyle, revealed a survey conducted by India Sotheby’s International Realty. The survey elicited responses from over 200 HNIs and UHNIs to gauge the mood of the luxury home […]

India’s real estate sector showing signs of healthy growth in 2022

The real estate sector registered a healthy rebound in 2021. With the steady performance and quick revival, the real estate sector regained the buyer’s and investor’s trust and further picked up the growth momentum. According to the Knight Frank report titled ‘Real Estate Outlook 2022’, India’s realty sector is showing signs of healthy growth in […]

Demand for premium second homes makes big comeback

Second homes priced from ₹50 lakh to ₹50 crore are seeing a pick-up in demand from wealthy individuals—including tech entrepreneurs, corporate professionals and non-resident Indians (NRIs) —as they look to get away from cities amid the pandemic. Tata Realty and Infrastructure Ltd (TRIL), DLF Ltd, Isprava, and others are seeing a demand for larger individual […]

51% of urban Indians say festival season is a good time to invest in property

Around 51 percent of urban Indians think that the festival season, which typically runs from October to November, is a good time to invest in real estate, a survey has found, as developers ready offers to lure consumers. About 35 percent of urban Indians aged between 25 and 44 plan to invest in real estate […]

As many as 70% respondents want to buy a second home within two years

With the COVID-19 pandemic appearing to have created several resets in real estate and the wider acceptance of work from anywhere, the demand for second homes has gone up. As many as 70 percent respondents want to invest in a second home priced at Rs 2 crore or less within two years, a survey by […]