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Under the influence: When social-media stars promote real-estate

Under the influence: When social-media stars promote real-estate

In a time when social media informs and influences us on everything — from fashion to food, politics and furniture, choosing a home via Instagram no longer seems far-fetched. And real-estate developers have sensed this. Many are tying up with beauty bloggers and lifestyle influencers to promote new projects, site visits and sample flats, all [...]

January 12, 2020 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Under the influence: When social-media stars promote real-estate

Discovering Interesting Real Estate Investment Options in New York and Miami with Rena Kliot, owner of Pulse International Realty

Discovering Interesting Real Estate Investment Options in New York and Miami with Rena Kliot, owner of Pulse International Realty

As turmoil continues to mount in Hong Kong and beyond, Chinese investors have fixed their gaze on the American real estate market to secure their assets. Although overall, New York City remains one of the most attractive locations, investors are not necessarily looking at condominiums and co-ops in distinct real estate markets like Manhattan. Instead, [...]

January 4, 2020 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Discovering Interesting Real Estate Investment Options in New York and Miami with Rena Kliot, owner of Pulse International Realty

Stock market update: Realty shares up; Indiabulls Real Estate rises 2%

Stock market update: Realty shares up; Indiabulls Real Estate rises 2%

NEW DELHI: Realty shares were trading in the positive zone in Friday’s morning session. Shares of Indiabulls Real Estate Ltd. (up 2.45 per cent) , Phoenix MillsNSE 1.49 % Ltd. (up 2.26 per cent) , Oberoi RealtyNSE 2.95 % Ltd. (up 1.84 per cent) , Prestige Estates Projects Ltd. (up 1.78 per cent) , Godrej Properties Ltd. (up 1.26 per cent) [...]

December 14, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Stock market update: Realty shares up; Indiabulls Real Estate rises 2%

Hurun Real Estate Rich List 2019: Mangat Prabhat Lodha named India’s richest real estate tycoon

Hurun Real Estate Rich List 2019: Mangat Prabhat Lodha named India’s richest real estate tycoon

With a wealth of Rs 31,960 crore, Mumbai’s Mangal Prabhat Lodha and the family of Macrotech Developers retain the top spot as the country’s richest real estate developer. New Delhi’s Rajiv Singh of DLF secures the second spot with a wealth of Rs 25,080 crore, according to the GROHE Hurun India Real Estate Rich List [...]

December 10, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Hurun Real Estate Rich List 2019: Mangat Prabhat Lodha named India’s richest real estate tycoon

Nirlon inks Real Estate Transaction with JP Morgan

Nirlon inks Real Estate Transaction with JP Morgan

MUMBAI: Real Estate developer NirlonNSE -1.16 % today signed a long-term leave and license agreement with J.P. Morgan, the global banking and financial services provider, for premium office space at Nirlon Knowledge Park (NKP) in Mumbai. “Moving to Nirlon Knowledge Park helps us consolidate most of our offices in Mumbai into one location,” said Kalpana Morparia, Chairman, South and Southeast [...]

December 6, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Nirlon inks Real Estate Transaction with JP Morgan

Slump continues in real estate

Slump continues in real estate

More than a year ago, future of the real estate market in India was believed to be promising following the implementation of Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 (RERA).  The best part of this Act is that it envisages safety to the buyers and its implementation immediately led to fall in property prices in [...]

December 4, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Slump continues in real estate

Real Estate stocks to do well even as underlying asset prices remain stagnant

Real Estate stocks to do well even as underlying asset prices remain stagnant

. Jatin Khemani Whether it is real estate as physical assets or as stocks, there has been a lull for many years now. Will the two always move in tandem? Can real estate stocks do well even without real estate assets picking up? Before that, let’s understand why the real estate business and stocks are [...]

November 19, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Real Estate stocks to do well even as underlying asset prices remain stagnant

Indiabulls Real Estate shares jump 5% on upbeat Q2 results

Indiabulls Real Estate shares jump 5% on upbeat Q2 results

Shares of Indiabulls Real Estate Ltd (IBREL) on Monday climbed 5 per cent after the company reported nearly fourfold jump in consolidated net profit for the second quarter of the current financial year. The company’s scrip gained 4.04 per cent to close at Rs 76 on the BSE. During the day, it zoomed 4.99 per [...]

November 12, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Indiabulls Real Estate shares jump 5% on upbeat Q2 results

Real estate woes may not end with govt bailout plan

Real estate woes may not end with govt bailout plan

The Centre has come up with a ₹25,000 crore bailout package for the troubled real estate sector. The Centre will contribute ₹10,000 crore, while the rest is likely to come from banks and the Life Insurance Corporation of India. Will this fund help India? Mint takes a look. 1) What’s the idea behind the bailout package? The idea is [...]

November 11, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Real estate woes may not end with govt bailout plan

US-based real estate firm Compass to hire 200 people for Hyderabad tech hub

US-based real estate firm Compass to hire 200 people for Hyderabad tech hub

US-based real estate technology company Compass on Tuesday announced plans for a new technology hub in Hyderabad with a strength of 200 engineering, product and design professionals. To be located in Hyderabad’s Hitec City, the new Compass tech hub will focus heavily on mobile applications. Compass said Jaideep Ganguly will lead the Hitec City operation [...]

November 6, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on US-based real estate firm Compass to hire 200 people for Hyderabad tech hub

Email Communication In Real Estate: It’s Not Always Urgent

Email Communication In Real Estate: It’s Not Always Urgent

When faxes first came in I was still working primarily as an agent, and they seemed like magic. A … [+] The fax machine transformed our business. At first, I thought that was great. Documents spewed out of the fax machines all over my real estate office, printed on those rolls of thin shiny paper the [...]

November 2, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Email Communication In Real Estate: It’s Not Always Urgent

TUPE in the commercial real estate sector

TUPE in the commercial real estate sector

Join us for our latest TUPE Club webinar, focussing on the key considerations on TUPE in the commercial real estate sector. During the webinar we’ll talk about: The basics of TUPE How and when TUPE matters in the commercial real estate sector, with a focus on: Buying / selling property Grant, termination or assignment of [...]

October 25, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on TUPE in the commercial real estate sector