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Tech is getting wrecked — three experts weigh in on whether the turmoil will continue

Tech is getting wrecked — three experts weigh in on whether the turmoil will continue

Technology is the second-worst-performing sector in the S&P 500 in the last week, with names such as Applied Materials, Nvidia, Adobeand PayPal among the group’s biggest losers in that time. Here’s what three market watchers said about tech stocks’ next move: Timothy Lesko, principal and partner at Granite Investment Advisors, said the recent downside isn’t all due to rising interest [...]

October 10, 2018 Loknath Das Business, Real Estate Comments Off on Tech is getting wrecked — three experts weigh in on whether the turmoil will continue

New Delhi: Two real estate firm officials held for fraud

New Delhi: Two real estate firm officials held for fraud

The EOW had registered a case on April 17 under IPC sections 409 and 420. The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) has arrested two officials of a real estate group on allegations of taking Rs 30 lakh from an investor and not repaying returns for the same. Additional Commissioner of Police (EOW) Suvasish Choudhary identified the [...]

September 10, 2018 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on New Delhi: Two real estate firm officials held for fraud

Share market update: IB Real Estate, DLF lift Nifty Realty index

Share market update: IB Real Estate, DLF lift Nifty Realty index

Cipla, Power Grid, Sun Pharma, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Tech Mahindra were among the top gainers in the Nifty pack of stocks. NEW DELHI: Gains in shares of Indiabulls Real Estate (up 2.19 per cent), Brigade Enterprises (up 1.62 per cent), Oberoi Realty (up 0.99 per cent) and DLF (up 0.62 per cent) lifted the [...]

September 10, 2018 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Share market update: IB Real Estate, DLF lift Nifty Realty index

SC ban on construction activity could hit real estate project timelines, lead to litigations

SC ban on construction activity could hit real estate project timelines, lead to litigations

If the stay on construction activities imposed by the Supreme Court in certain states gets extended, it could lead to real estate project delays and litigations, say realty experts. The SC imposed a stay on construction in Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and Chandigarh for not framing any policy on solid waste management. According to CARE [...]

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How Digital Transformation Is Changing Real Estate Rentals

How Digital Transformation Is Changing Real Estate Rentals

Shutterstock In 2000, Netflix was willing to sell itself to Blockbuster for $50 million. Blockbuster, as an established industry giant with increasing profits, refused the offer. Ten years later Netflix had an eight-figure market cap while while Blockbuster filed for bankruptcy. Blockbuster’s decline is not an isolated incident: Digital disruptors are shifting the marketplace and forcing [...]

May 29, 2018 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on How Digital Transformation Is Changing Real Estate Rentals

13 Insider Tips To Take Your Real Estate Game To Another Level

13 Insider Tips To Take Your Real Estate Game To Another Level

Real estate development and investing isn’t just about looking for a good deal from one day to the next. It’s also about keeping a close eye on the markets, identifying the relevant market trends and deciding when to make your next move with a subtle approach or an aggressive one. So, how do you zero [...]

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Dubai Land Department to enable fully-digitised real estate transactions

Dubai Land Department to enable fully-digitised real estate transactions

Sultan bin Mejren, director general of the Dubai Land Department, announced plans for a fully-digital real estate platform that will enable sales and rental transactions to be conducted remotely. Victor Besa for The National The Dubai Land Department is creating a ‘smart’ digitised platform that will eliminate the need for paper documentation of sales and rental [...]

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I-T dept conducts searches at premises of real estate group

I-T dept conducts searches at premises of real estate group

The Income Tax department today conducted searches at the premises of a real estate group and its associates in Bhopal, Indore, and Bengaluru for suspected tax evasion, an official said here. “Searches were conducted at 30 premises of Asnani Group and its 12 associate companies at Bhopal, Indore, and Bengaluru,” Income Tax Investigation wing (MP [...]

May 19, 2018 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on I-T dept conducts searches at premises of real estate group

Bhayandar: Police arrest real estate agent for ‘heavy deposit’ fraud

Bhayandar: Police arrest real estate agent for ‘heavy deposit’ fraud

Bhayandar: The Navghar police have arrested a local estate agent on charges of cheating aspiring home-seekers on the pretext of offering them flats on a zero rental-heavy deposit scheme. According to the police the accused identified as-Bharat Singh Thakur, operated from the New Golden Nest area of Bhayandar (east). Thakur is accused of cheating gullible home [...]

May 19, 2018 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Bhayandar: Police arrest real estate agent for ‘heavy deposit’ fraud

KKR hires CLSA exec to head Asia-Pacific real estate arm

KKR hires CLSA exec to head Asia-Pacific real estate arm

Global alternative investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR) has appointed John Pattar as head of its real estate business in Asia Pacific. Pattar will work alongside KKR’s regional investment teams and leadership to source attractive real estate investment opportunities across Asia Pacific, KKR said in a release. He will also assist Asian clients [...]

May 19, 2018 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on KKR hires CLSA exec to head Asia-Pacific real estate arm

How to bring stylish Art Deco glamour into your home

How to bring stylish Art Deco glamour into your home

Art Deco living room inspiration at Chester Terrace, designed by SHH Architecture & Interior Design (Photo: Adam Woodward/teNeues) Claire Bingham6 daysTuesday May 1st 2018 Taking inspiration from a golden era, Claire Bingham looks at how you can apply Art Deco style to your interior design Dark woods, chrome and jewel-toned velvets: the vogue for this [...]

May 7, 2018 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on How to bring stylish Art Deco glamour into your home

SA auction preview: Melrose Park Deco style reels in the buyers

SA auction preview: Melrose Park Deco style reels in the buyers

60 Corunna Avenue, Melrose Park. Harris Real Estate. THERE are 66 auctions scheduled in South Australia this weekend and among them is an 1940s Art Deco charmer in Melrose Park. The three-bedroom home at 60 Corunna Ave, which sits on a 694sqm block, was the most-viewed home going to auction this week on realestate.com.au. It was [...]

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