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May 27, 2017 1:27 am

If the current job market scene continues for long, it may have a negative impact on residential demand, especially in the mid-premium segment

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May 27, 2017 1:21 am

The unlocking of this huge parcel of land, estimated to be around 55,000-57,000 hectares can potentially lead to development of around 9 million housing units

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May 20, 2017 3:03 am

The Centre’s role as a ‘facilitator’ or ‘enabler’ that will merely extend fiscal and non-fiscal concessions for rental housing created by the state, provision for no central funding are some of the limitations of the draft policy

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May 20, 2017 2:50 am

The GST regime will reduce the cash component of the construction economy, because, to avail of ITC, the raw materials have to be sourced from GST-registered vendors.

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May 20, 2017 7:26 am

The policy estimated to unlock 20,000-25,000 hectares across Delhi, primarily in the urban villages and smaller towns at the city’s peripheries

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May 13, 2017 3:24 am

With the GST likely to come into effect in a few months from now, its impact on the various segments of the real estate sector is still not clear

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May 13, 2017 3:06 am

Amid concerns about flooding, the urban development ministry has listed out standard operating procedures for concerned departments at various stages of preparedness — early warning, response and relief restoration rehabilitation

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May 6, 2017 1:34 am

After about 10-15 per cent price correction on account of demonetisation, things might turn positive once RERA gets implemented & interest rates fall further.

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May 6, 2017 1:17 am

The Niti Aayog has pointed out that the design and maintenance of city roads being a major challenge across Indian cities.

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April 22, 2017 1:29 am

The new tax regime is expected to usher in an era of improvement in warehousing infrastructure; the country may also witness the emergence of new feeder/warehousing spoke locations

April 22, 2017 1:23 am

1.53 lakh units in 1,879 projects across 8 cities are delayed by 3 years; RERA and cases against developers expected to ensure project handover in time

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April 15, 2017 8:22 am

The firm has consistently followed ownership model or having them on 30-year long-term leases. As real estate leasing usually eats up 4-6% of revenues, the ownership model has kept costs low

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April 15, 2017 8:41 am

Liquor sales contribute up to 15% to the hotels’ overall revenue; but the impact is expected to be higher, as the restriction will also impact revenue from the meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions segment and the room demand segment

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April 8, 2017 1:42 am

The jump in transaction activity was driven by IT/ITeS companies which garnered about 37% of overall space leased during the period, says report

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April 8, 2017 1:25 am

There’re now fresh concerns over potential drop in occupancy and daily rates that could derail growth.

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March 25, 2017 4:00 am

Out of 34 mn students in higher education in India, 26.6 mn migrate to cities such as Pune, Bengaluru and Chennai, creating demand for accommodation

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March 25, 2017 3:47 am

Over the last 2-3 years, as the real estate market weakened and traditional realty developers lost ability to complete their projects, large corporate house-promoted players have captured both the market and homebuyers’ imagination

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March 18, 2017 7:36 am

The programme, being promoted in the Parkmerced neighbourhood, incentivises persons with $100 as monthly transportation credit per apartment to use with Uber and Clipper

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March 18, 2017 1:45 am

Experts who predict that luxury housing in India is finished ignore that such housing caters to a specific segment of demand which has not gone away

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March 11, 2017 1:27 am

Working women need to know they can live, work and yes — entertain, peacefully and safely.

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March 11, 2017 1:14 am

The scheme marks a conscious policy shift away from allowing proliferation of private cars to promoting use of greener modes of public transport.

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March 4, 2017 2:06 am

Here are six factors that will shape — or reshape — the Indian real estate sector in 2017 and beyond.

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March 4, 2017 1:54 am

The recent collapse of a part of a building in Connaught Place has once again highlighted that day-to-day maintenance becomes necessary as a building gets older.

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February 25, 2017 1:47 pm

According to 2011 Census, the number of total urban homeless population stands at 9.38 lakh. However, India has a meagre 658 shelters to accommodate them

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February 25, 2017 2:23 am

According to the CEA, in the last 15 years, poorer states in India have grown slower than the richer states

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February 25, 2017 1:39 am

With the implementation of Goods and Service Tax (GST), warehousing and logistics spaces will start to see a consolidation of assets.

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February 18, 2017 3:19 am

At present, there is a shortage of 18.8 million homes across urban centers of India, of which 15 million are needed in the LIG (Low Income Group) category.

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February 18, 2017 3:14 am

A government-appointed panel has said that a large section of urban workers lose access to social benefits due to intra-state and inter-state migration. It suggested that domicile-related restrictions be removed for the welfare of urban migrants

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February 17, 2017 12:55 pm

Recent measures taken by the government, coupled with the continued pressure on the real estate market would further bring property prices down.

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February 11, 2017 1:19 am

Failure to comply with the directives of consumer forum or commission rulings resulting in prison time is a rarity.

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February 4, 2017 2:24 am

A new Credit-Linked Subsidy Scheme with a provision of `1,000 cr, extension of loan tenure and increased allocation for PMAY boost for sector

February 4, 2017 2:27 am

After registering a dip in land and housing deals post demonetisation, major markets in the state like Ahmedabad, Vadodara and Surat have made strong gains.

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January 28, 2017 11:36 am

In terms of infrastructure, the total list of 400 airports will not be available. But 31-32 airports that are inactive are low-hanging fruits. So, some flights will start from there.

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January 28, 2017 2:17 am

Projects such as affordable apartments, Hunter’s Point South Living and start-up hub Grand Central Tech have already been rolled out

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January 21, 2017 2:33 am

In Budget 2016, the Central government removed a major hiccup in the path of a successful listing of REITs — the Dividend Distribution Tax (DDT).

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January 21, 2017 2:28 am

As India moves forward to become the third largest aviation market after the US and China, it faces multiple challenges on the infrastructure front that need to be addressed on priority for an unhindered growth, say experts