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Illegal-colonies-to-be-registered
Apr 02, 2015
NEW DELHI: The AAP government announced that it had initiated steps to address the issue of regularization of unauthorized colonies
Regularization of Delhi colonies: BJP eyes big gains
Jan 02, 2015
NEW DELHI: Ahead of the assembly polls, BJP is going all out to woo voters in unauthorized colonies
Register properties in illegal colonies’
Dec 19, 2014
NEW DELHI: In a bid to woo the unauthorized colony vote bank, Delhi BJP president Satish Upadhyay has asked the Delhi government to lift the ban on registry of properties in such colonies
FAR hike likely for group housing
Dec 11, 2014
NEW DELHI: Co-operative group housing societies will now be able to avail of 200 FAR promised in MPD 2021, if a proposal pending with the lieutenant governor is approved
Delhi's first CM’s son held for realty fraud
Nov 18, 2014
NEW DELHI: The son of Delhi's first chief minister was arrested by the economic offences wing of Delhi Police for allegedly duping people by selling non-existent land and property
Malls set to get larger
Apr 11, 2014
DELHI: Real estate developers and retail planners are working on mall designs which are much more spacious than hitherto
Noida realty market sees high supply: JLL
Mar 28, 2014
DELHI: Hyman Minsky, the noted American economist, linked an economy’s life cycle with speculative investment bubbles which are endogenous to it. He stated that during prosperous times when the economy booms, corporate cash flows rise higher than corporate debts, and this leads to speculative euphoria.
Connaught Place eighth costliest office location in world: Report
Feb 19, 2014
DELHI: Connaught Place in Delhi slipped four notches to become the world's eighth most expensive office location as rentals remained stable and rupeeweakened in 2013, said property consultant Cushman & Wakefield.
Correct portfolio mix can increase returns
Feb 18, 2014
DELHI: To optimize an investor's returns from a portfolio and minimize the risks in it, there should be a correct mix of investment options. And such options could include mutual funds (both debt and equity), fixed deposits (FDs), insurance, gold and real estate.
World's Ultra-rich Hold a Fifth of Their Wealth in Real Estate
Jan 16, 2014
DELHI: The world's super rich people hold a fifth of their wealth in property, estimated at USD 5,328 billion, while Asia's ultra rich have a greater share in real estate, a report says.
Land Bill may push up prices 15-45%, say realty players
Jan 03, 2014
DELHI: Amid concerns over cost escalation and execution delays, the Land Acquisition Act has come into force from January 1, 2014. Real estate players say that for large infrastructure and residential projects, cost escalation due to the Act may range between 15 per cent and 45 per cent.
Tata Housing ties up with Google for online booking of flats
Dec 11, 2013
DELHI: Tata group firm Tata Housing today said it has tied up with Google for online booking of homes during the three day shopping festival starting tomorrow.
Government allows Limitless to exit JV with DLF
Dec 11, 2013
DELHI: The government has allowed Dubai-based Limitless to exit its joint venture with realty major DLFBSE -1.96 % and repatriate capital of about Rs 200 crore as the partners were not able to acquire land to develop a project in Karnataka.
Avant launches flooring panel in Northern region
Dec 07, 2013
DELHI: Avant, a Germany-based interior furnishing company, has launched its flooring panel in the northern markets through its joint venture partner NCC Urban, a subsidiary of Nagarjuna Construction Company Limited.
Realtors find promised land in commercial space
Dec 03, 2013
DELHI: Commercial real estate seems to be an attractive mid-to-long-term revenue proposition for listed players despite lacklustre market sentiments and a funding crunch.
Does real estate give spectacular returns
Dec 02, 2013
DELHI: A client called me for advice on a real estate investment. He had recently sold some old family property and wanted to invest his share of the proceeds in a commercial property. Real estate dominated his portfolio, so I told him not to put all eggs in one basket. The client shared his inherited piece of wisdom that since time immemorial, real estate has given great returns: "Invest in thousands and reap in lakhs."
Finance firms bring home for everyone
Nov 29, 2013
DELHI: The housing finance industry has grown significantly both in terms of size and numbers in the last 20 years.
PEs open up new avenues
Nov 29, 2013
DELHI:The real estate sector witnessed most of the transformation in the last nine years after the Government allowed foreign players to invest in 2005.
Indian real estate sector: Waiting for a change
Nov 28, 2013
DELHI: Overall the real estate industry is grappling with a paradox. There is a distinct gap in the supply – demand scenario and costs involved. Builders have numerous concerns to deal with even before they start construction. Some of which include the amount of time and costs involved in obtaining the plethora of approvals and licences required, the incessant wait for bureaucratic processes, being stuck with non-productive land for which they have to incur expenses. All this coupled with the co
Onion tears in the Indian residential sector
Nov 28, 2013
DELHI: The whole country was recently abuzz when the price of onions (one of the most essential staples of the Indian diet) rose above the price limit of Rs 100 per kg (that’s nearly USD 0.75 per pound) in the country’s capital and surrounding areas. The reasons for this were a crop affected by unseasonal rains and hoarding by suppliers and a few large farmers to create an artificial supply shortfall. This story finds a parallel in the country’s residential sector.
Rapid urbanisation creating new spaces in Delhi-NCR market
Nov 28, 2013
DELHI: What makes the Delhi-NCR real estate market stand out compared with many other corridors in the country?
Blackstone’s buyout spree may soon dislodge Gurgaon co as top landlord
Nov 26, 2013
DELHI: An acquisition binge has placed private equity giant Blackstone as the second biggest landlord in India's booming office space market, emerging as a strong challenger to Gurgaon-based DLF's leadership in a real estate segment with stable yields, data sourced from international property consultants said.
Blackstone rivals DLF in office realty
Nov 26, 2013
DELHI: An acquisition binge has placed private equity giant Blackstone as the second biggest landlord in India's booming office space market, emerging as a strong challenger to Gurgaon-based DLF's leadership in a real estate segment with stable yields, data sourced from international property consultants said.
Inheritance of property – Nominee v/s Legal heirs
Nov 26, 2013
DELHI: Generally, a nominee is appointed for movable property such as bank accounts, fixed deposits with banks/companies, shares, insurance, mutual fund, employees’ provident fund etc. In case of immovable properties, the concept of nominee is not that important or we can say it is irrelevant except of course, in case of co-operative housing societies and equity shares in case of movable property.
Omaxe sales bookings up 24% at Rs 1123 crore in H1
Nov 24, 2013
DELHI: Realty firm Omaxe LtdBSE 0.12 % has sold properties worth Rs 1,123 crore during the first six months of this fiscal, up by 24 per cent from the year-ago period.

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