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7th-Pay-Commission:-Home-Sales-Likely-To-Improve,-Say-Realtors
Jun 30, 2016
New Delhi: Real estate industry bodies on Wednesday said housing sales are expected to improve following implementation of Seventh Pay Commission recommendations as prices have fallen in last few years because of a slowdown in the property market.
Property-market-in-Bengaluru-hit-by-slow-job-creation-
Dec 28, 2015
BENGALURU: Bengaluru, the most resilient property market in the country is seeing cooling off too with deserted marketing offices and desperate salesmen. The property sales in the city have fallen by as much as 30% in the last three quarter due to slow job creation and low salary hikes by IT companies. "The market is really bad, even festive season did not bring in buyers back to the market despite offers. Our sales fell by around 40% during the year," said a senior official from a listed proper
Innovative-discounts-won't-revive-Mumbai-real-estate:JM-Financial
Nov 04, 2015
Mumbai: Innovative discounts will not be of much help in boosting house sales in Mumbai because prices are way beyond the reach of most buyers, feels brokerage house JM Financial.
Pune-steals-a-march-over-Delhi-in-residential-realty
Jul 29, 2015
PUNE: Sales and new project launches in the country's real estate sector are recording a dip, but analysts observe that Pune continues to see an increase in sales and prices.
Gurgaon-best-bet-for-office,-Noida-loses-out:-Report
Jul 29, 2015
NOIDA: Noida has few takers for office space, despite being more affordable than Gurgaon. This inference can be drawn from a recent study by an international real estate research group. Experts attribute it to a lack of support infrastructure for businesses in this city.
Housing-sales-improving;-full-recovery-in-next-fiscal:-CREDAI-
Jun 04, 2015
NEW DELHI: Housing sales have started showing signs of improvement but full recovery is expected only in the next financial year, realtors' apex body CREDAI said today.
Australia mulls tighter foreign property investment rules
Nov 27, 2014
Sydney: An Australian parliamentary committee recommended strengthening rules on foreign investment in the country`s booming housing market
Parsvnath sells 140 acres of land to Supertech for Rs 665 crore
Sep 21, 2014
Realty firm Parsvnath Developers has sold 140 acre land at Sohna, Gurgaon, to Supertech Ltd for Rs 665 crore as part of plans to divest non-core assets to cut debt and complete ongoing projects
Role Reversal: India's Growth May Surpass China's by 2016
Sep 17, 2014
China is struggling as the troubled banking system and property markets put a damper on the economy
Reverberations in Goa from China’s property market collapse
Sep 06, 2014
Bankers and investors around the world are extremely nervous these days—the latest data from China indicates an increasingly bleak scenario is rapidly accelerating into focus.China's property market is teetering on the brink of disaster.
Real opportunities in real estate?
Jun 14, 2014
MUMBAI: Since May 16, the Bombay Stock Exchange's realty index has risen 32.50 per cent. The surge in real estate stocks suggest that the property market is booming again. But analysts believe that the fortunes of the sector will not change so soon. Does it mean then that before the price rise starts, buyers should jump to buy property?
Realtors expect revival in property mkt
May 17, 2014
DELHI: Hailing clear majority for Narendra Modi-led BJP in the polls, real estate experts today said a stable government at the Centre will help revive the property market.
Buying a property? Pick one before elections are over
Apr 11, 2014
DELHI: Discounts and offers from real estate developers are common, but this Navaratra was extra special with builders going over the top—bigger discounts, a variety of flexi-payment plans and freebies to attract buyers. The reason? The property market is witnessing a glut. According to Cushman and Wakefield, there was a 12% drop in new launches in the top eight cities and yet the supply is more than demand. Prices have remained flat (even fallen in some specific pockets) for quite a few months,
'Realty market worse than 6 months ago, but hope builds up’
Feb 15, 2014
MUMBAI: Property markets, including the National Capital Region and Mumbai Metropolitan Region, have got worse than they were in the last six months and the current mood is pessimistic across all zones, showed the maiden real estate sentiment index jointly developed by industry body Ficci and Knight Frank India, a residential and commercial property consultancy.
Home prices rise up to 8% in 16 cities, Mumbai stagnant during October-December
Feb 12, 2014
MUMBAI: Despite weak home sales in many cities, prices continued to rise in 16 property markets including Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Pune and Hyderabad in the quarter ended December, according to the National Housing Bank's housing prices index, NHB Residex.
Mumbai realty registrations recover in Dec after Nov slump
Jan 30, 2014
MUMBAI: After hitting a five-year low level in November, Mumbai's property sales registration numbers rebounded in December 2013, showing a renewed interest in the financial capital's property market from buyers.
'RBI's hike in key interest rate to hit property market'
Jan 29, 2014
DELHI: The Reserve Bank's hiking the key policy rate today will hit property sales, particularly in the residential segment, real estate developers said while expressing disappointment at the move.
Chennai housing market to see 16K launches in 2014
Jan 17, 2014
CHENNAI: The residential real estate sector in Chennai is expected to see a completion of more than 16,000 residential units across all categories in 2014, as against 13,000 units launched during 2013.
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.
Why you need brokerage services while buying property
Jan 10, 2014
DELHI: While purchasing a property, it always helps to have someone who knows the market inside-out. A genuine property brokerage firm fills in this gap between you and the market. Let’s find out the reasons one should opt for such a firm:
Maharashtra hikes ready reckoner rates by up to 20%
Jan 01, 2014
MUMBAI: Despite falling sales volume due to already unaffordable housing prices, the Maharashtra government has hiked ready reckoner rates by up to 20% in Mumbai, the most expensive property market in the country.
Housing prices in India fall 1.7% in April-June on poor demand
Dec 17, 2013
DELHI: Housing prices in India fell 1.7 per cent during the April-June quarter due to poor demand amid subdued economic conditions and there are no signs of recovery, real estate consultancy Knight Frank said.
Selling your old flat to buy new property? Few things to know
Dec 17, 2013
DELHI: Sanjay Dhule is keen to sell the old flat he inherited from his parents and buy a new one in the same city. He has realised that not only is it difficult to get a buyer for the old flat, but the cost of the new one is also high. He will have to put in his own money as well, but is unsure about completing both the sale and purchase transactions seamlessly. He is also worrying about the costs and taxes that may be applicable to him. How should he manage this?
Liquidity, realty demand slump keep home loan rates in check
Dec 13, 2013
CHENNAI: Home loan rates may have firmed up a bit in the last 10 days but the range is still lower than the July-August levels and a number of markets are already witnessing some price correction in under construction projects, say top banking sources.
Property prices in Mumbai, Delhi highly overvalued, say analysts
Dec 12, 2013
BANGALORE: After years of double-digit growth, house price rises in major cities are expected to slow to just under 8 per cent next year as a cooling economy and rising interest rates deter new buyers, a Reuters poll showed.

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