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Bangalore: Kaggadaspura property prices rise by 21%
Feb 24, 2014
BANGALORE: Kaggadaspura, located in CV Raman Nagar, near Old Madras Road, Bangalore has witnessed impressive growth in property prices in the Oct-Dec 2013 quarter. The prices of residential projects in this area range from around Rs 3000 to 6000 per sq ft, averaging around Rs 4000 per sq ft, registering an impressive 21 per cent increase in value since the Jan-Mar 2013 quarter.
Realty Prices to Spike With Issue of 11B Khatas
Feb 24, 2014
BANGALORE: Property prices in urban and semi-urban areas across the state are set to spike with the government allowing registration of sites purchased in irregular layouts within gram panchayat limits.
Bangalore East: High demand for premium homes
Feb 23, 2014
BANGALORE: Bangalore east was known for its plush colonial-style bungalows in the established neighbourhoods of Fraser Town, Cox Town, Cooke Town and Indiranagar, all the way up to the sparsely-populated Whitefield. With the expansion of the city to include several new areas, the east belt has seen an uptake in luxury housing options, mainly owning to the spread of IT in the region. Proximity to workplaces, easy access and high disposable incomes has led to a rise in demand for villas, row house
DKS Bought Allotted Land, Says Hiremath
Feb 22, 2014
BANGALORE: Declaring that he would meet the Governor soon to demand action against Energy Minister D K Shivakumar, social activist S R Hiremath on Friday accused the minister of buying 10 acres of land allotted for a layout in Kodigehalli.
Bangalore the most preferred place for buying house: ASSOCHAM survey
Feb 22, 2014
BANGALORE: The city is the most preferred for buying a house in 2014 thanks to connectivity, infrastructure and basic facilities, according to the findings of a survey by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM).
Bangalore: The tall storey
Feb 20, 2014
BANGALORE: Bangalore is known for its bungalow culture. It’s not surprising then that the country’s IT capital doesn’t have a great skyline. That maybe about to change. In a daring move real estate developers are reaching for the stars in a bid to give Bangaloreans a skyline to shout about.
Bangalore real estate rings in new year with PE deals
Feb 19, 2014
BANGALORE: Just 45 days into the New Year and Bangalore is seen to be racing ahead in attracting private equity investments in the real estate sector. Many deals topping $10 million (above Rs 60 crore) have been concluded or are in advance stages of closing, said multiple industry sources.
Uniform stamp duty on joint development projects in Bangalore
Feb 17, 2014
BANGALORE: This is good news for real estate developers and landowners. The budget has proposed a uniform stamp duty of 2% on joint development projects, bringing down land registration cost.
Demand for commercial space on uptrend in PBDs of Bangalore
Feb 16, 2014
BANGALORE: With its landlocked area, competitive property rentals and infrastructure initiatives, Bangalore is an attractive destination for occupiers. While the Peripheral Business Districts (PBDs) of Outer Ring Road (ORR) and Whitefield have been performing well, more recently, north-east and north Bangalore have come into prominence.
Real estate businessmen from Bangalore found murdered in Kollegal forests
Feb 15, 2014
BANAGALORE: Two real estate businessmen, who had gone missing from the city last week, have been found brutally murdered in Kollegal forest region in Chamrajanagar district.
Two teams to probe realtors’ murder
Feb 15, 2014
BANGALORE: The police on Friday formed two teams to investigate into the murder of two Bangalore-based realtors whose bodies were found with heads severed in Kollegal forest of Chamrajanagar district on Tuesday.
After 10-yr wait, BDA may allot 5,000 sites
Feb 11, 2014
BANGALORE: The long wait to get a site in layouts developed by Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) may finally be over: The authority plans to invite applications for 5,000 sites in Kempegowda Layout from March this year.
Demand for commercial property set to rise in Bangalore
Feb 07, 2014
BANGALORE: The IT revolution in Bangalore took off mainly due to the availability of large tracts of land at favourable rates, sizeable talent pool and the pleasant weather. This has led to a rise in commercial realty spaces in key locations around the city with high absorption rates.
Krishna Homes launches three luxury projects in Bangalore
Feb 06, 2014
BANGALORE: Krishna Homes, real estate business of KEPL Corporation is geared up to welcome new year with three super luxury, niche projects in North Bangalore in the first quarter of 2014 signalling the aggressive growth plans of Real Estate sector in the upcoming year.
Supertech launches ‘Micasa’ in Bangalore
Feb 01, 2014
BANGALORE: Supertech Limited, North India’s leading real estate developer is now entering to the Southern part of India with its first project, Micasa in Bengaluru. Supertech today announced its first residential project in the city which will have ‘Spanish Styled apartments’ at Thanisandra Road in North Bengaluru.
Readymade real estate
Feb 01, 2014
BANGALORE: Home buyers are always looking for the best deal they can find within the time and resources available to them. The market being low, this is the right time to invest. There are a lot of issues that need to be considered while choosing between a ready-to-move-in home and a home under construction.
Jayanagar Deal Stuns Realty Biz
Jan 27, 2014
BANGALORE: A plot in Jayanagar 4th Block has just been sold for `55,000 a sq ft, leaving even the fabulously rich real estate sector gaping in disbelief.
Organised Retail Estate Space Grows by 78 Per Cent
Jan 24, 2014
MUMBAI: Despite the slowdown, malls are mushrooming in different parts of the country especially smaller cities. The total organised retail supply in 2013 stood at approximately 4.7 million sq. ft., a year on year growth of about 78%, over the total mall supply of 2.5 million sq. ft. in 2012, said a report by international real estate consultants CBRE.
Bangalore emerges as largest office space landlord in India
Jan 23, 2014
BANGALORE: Led by the IT industry's need for large office spaces, Bangalore is on the verge of crossing the milestone of having over 100 million sqft of leased A-grade office space. It will be the first Indian city to hit that figure, and is expected to do so by March this year.
CommonFloor raises Rs 64 crore from Tiger Global and Accel Partners
Jan 20, 2014
BANGALORE: Online real estate portal CommonFloor has raised Rs 64 crore in its fourth round from existing investors Tiger Global and Accel Partners. Last July, the Bangalore-based company had raised about $7.5 million (over Rs 45 crore) from the same investors.
How Tier II cities contribute to real estate growth
Jan 18, 2014
BANGALORE: India has witnessed a growth in its economy through the real estate. Over the last few decades, development has taken place majorly in the Tier I cities. These cities witnessed rapid growth and a spurt in urbanization that fuelled inflow of population from the countryside and smaller towns. These cities have already witnessed multi-storey buildings, sky scrapers, mega townships, luxury malls, hotels, premium residential properties and industrial growth.
Realty picking up pace in Tier II cities
Jan 18, 2014
BANGALORE: Today the real estate sector is focusing on providing all amenities and comforts in both Tier I and Tier II cities. It has acquired many aspects of development across its sub-sectors. The commercial realty sector has turned into smart and eco-friendly structures. The retail sector is rapidly growing with dense show stores at high-end market locations. They differentiate their stores by investing in innovative formats ranging from food, discounts to convenience stores. The residential
Bangalore West: Good mix of residential options
Jan 17, 2014
BANGALORE: Around 20 years ago, Rajarajeshwarinagar in Bangalore west was a little-known area. Early homeowners found it a densely forested region with little security. Pan to 2014 and the very same neighbourhood is now a well-established residential locality.
Bangalore untouched by property market gloom
Jan 14, 2014
BANGALORE: While home builders and buyers in Mumbai and NCR were a worried lot, folks in Bangalore had cause to cheer. Bangalore’s property market bucked the trend in other metros with many new launches, good demand and resilient prices.
Biggies to buy into Shriram realty projects
Jan 14, 2014
BANGALORE: Textile major Arvind Ltd CMD Sanjay Lalbhai and a real estate fund of Aditya Birla are buying stakes in separate development projects of Shriram Properties, the unlisted real estate arm of the $10 billion Shriram Group, as marquee India Inc investors are tapping credible corporate names in the property market.

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