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Real estate sector likely to see consolidation: Report

Real estate sector likely to see consolidation: Report

Driven by reforms: Weaker players exit, quality players will benefit, doubling their market share to 20% by FY24 The real estate sector is headed for consolidation with the organised players expected to gain, driven by reforms such as Rera which is improving transparency and raising consumer activism on account of poor delivery by builders. A [...]

March 8, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Real estate sector likely to see consolidation: Report

Share market update: Realty shares advance; Indiabulls Real Estate jumps 4%

Share market update: Realty shares advance; Indiabulls Real Estate jumps 4%

NEW DELHI: Realty shares were trading with gains in Tuesday’s morning session. Shares of Indiabulls Real Estate (up 4.50 per cent), SobhaNSE 1.56 % (up 2.17 per cent) and DLFNSE 4.99 % (up 1.52 per cent) were trading higher. Brigade Enterprises (up 0.84 per cent) , Phoenix Mills (up 0.68 per cent) and Oberoi Realty (up 0.61 per cent) [...]

March 5, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Share market update: Realty shares advance; Indiabulls Real Estate jumps 4%

10,580 crucial for Nifty; real estate, metal and auto stocks in focus: Kotak Securities

10,580 crucial for Nifty; real estate, metal and auto stocks in focus: Kotak Securities

On February 19, the market managed to close above 10,580 in spite of a steep sell-off on that day. It has helped the market to technically rebound towards 10,800, but the index is still trading in a range of 10,550-10,950. Traders should not forget about the crucial level of 10,580 on the downside, which still [...]

March 3, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on 10,580 crucial for Nifty; real estate, metal and auto stocks in focus: Kotak Securities

How Technology Is Changing The Real Estate Market

How Technology Is Changing The Real Estate Market

How will technology change residential real estate over the next ten years? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Answer by Andrew Collins, CEO and Co-founder at Bungalow, on Quora: Residential real estate, particularly the rental sector, has been notably slow to experience the same radical [...]

February 27, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on How Technology Is Changing The Real Estate Market

General elections – the real estate connection

General elections – the real estate connection

During any impending general elections, real estate stakeholders conjecture exhaustively about the likely impact on the real estate market. Conventionally, the period between the announcement of the election date till the final result day is a period marked by caution and hesitancy in the overall real estate market. While investors generally refrain from making market [...]

February 19, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on General elections – the real estate connection

Qatar’s real estate market faces reality check ahead of World Cup

Qatar’s real estate market faces reality check ahead of World Cup

The office tower, now a familiar part of the capital’s high-rise skyline, has run foul of what real estate brokers, bankers and analysts say is an oversupplied Qatar property market ahead of the 2022 World Cup that mirrors a real estate downturn in the wider Gulf region after a drop in oil prices. Qatar has [...]

February 15, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Qatar’s real estate market faces reality check ahead of World Cup

Private equity inflows in real estate at Rs 46,200 crore in 2018; Mumbai records largest share

Private equity inflows in real estate at Rs 46,200 crore in 2018; Mumbai records largest share

Private equity inflows touched Rs 46,268 crore in 2018 with Mumbai recording the largest share of 27 percent of investments among all cities, as per a report by Cushman & Wakefield. Office sector led the investment in flows commanding 46.4 percent of the annual fund flows. Residential segment investments accounted for a 29 percent share of [...]

February 11, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Private equity inflows in real estate at Rs 46,200 crore in 2018; Mumbai records largest share

Real Estate May Add 13% to India’s GDP by 2025. Here are the Hurdles that Lie Ahead

Real Estate May Add 13% to India’s GDP by 2025. Here are the Hurdles that Lie Ahead

The Indian real estate sector is expected to contribute 13 percent to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 2025, according to the ‘Indian Real Estate and Construction: Consolidating for growth’ report by National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO) and Asia Pacific Real Estate Association (APREA). In 2017, the realty sector contributed about 6-7 percent [...]

February 5, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Real Estate May Add 13% to India’s GDP by 2025. Here are the Hurdles that Lie Ahead

Army officer’s wife cheated by real-estate agent

Army officer’s wife cheated by real-estate agent

  Representative image GURUGRAM: The wife of a senior Army officer was allegedly duped of Rs 31.5lakh by a real-estate agent in a fake land deal. The accused allegedly sold two plots in a non-existent real-estate project located in Bhiwadi, Rajasthan, promising 25% annual returns under the buyback scheme. Reji Kurian, a resident of Delhi Cant [...]

February 3, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Army officer’s wife cheated by real-estate agent

Budget 2019: Real estate industry expects better affordability for buyers and reduced costs for developers

Budget 2019: Real estate industry expects better affordability for buyers and reduced costs for developers

From the upcoming interim budget, real estate sector stakeholders will be looking forward to measures that will boost demand and lower costs for developers. Expansion of the income tax deductions available to home buyers can incentivize first time buyers and support demand growth. The deduction available on interest paid on loans taken for acquisition of [...]

January 16, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Budget 2019: Real estate industry expects better affordability for buyers and reduced costs for developers

Money New real estate trends expected to emerge in 2019

Money New real estate trends expected to emerge in 2019

New Delhi: For potential homebuyers, the year 2019 is not expected to be any different from the last few years. Prices are likely to remain stagnant and developers will continue to focus on clearing existing inventory rather than launching new projects as they continue to grapple with regulatory changes like Real estate (regulation and development) Act, [...]

January 7, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Money New real estate trends expected to emerge in 2019

Five Trade-Related Issues That Will Worry Markets This Winter

Five Trade-Related Issues That Will Worry Markets This Winter

The trade war is a headwind for stocks. With fiscal stimulus expected to wear off this year, companies that are more dependent on China in their supply chain are expected to see tighter profit margins due to tariffs. Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg© 2018 Bloomberg Finance LP Welcome to 2019, the second year of the U.S.-China trade [...]

January 4, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Five Trade-Related Issues That Will Worry Markets This Winter