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Home prices hit record high but affordability is also at its best, says HDFC

The affordability ratio stood at as high as 22 in 1995, meaning an average home buyer needed to pay 22 times of his annual income to purchase a house.

Real estate: Supreme Court order to hike home prices

In a recent judgement,the Supreme Court has upheld VAT for property under construction.


Home prices inflated,aggressive lending dangerous: Deepak Parekh

Eminent banker asked the financing companies to stay away from innovative and aggressive loans.

'Home prices in A'bad stagnant for a year'

There has been no rise in the prices of residential real estates in Ahmedabad during the last one year,according to the latest data from the quarterly report of Cushman and Wakefield (C&W),a global consultant.

Home prices near most affordable levels in over 30 yrs: HDFC

Cost of owning a house in India remains near the most affordable level in over three decades

Homes most affordable in 30 yrs: HDFC

In addition to a sharper growth in income levels,the larger tax benefits have also helped make the home purchases more affordable for the buyers.


US home sales jump 7.7% as foreclosures rise

The number of Americans who bought previously occupied homes rose in August. But the sales were driven by an increase in foreclosures,a sign that home prices could fall further next year and slow a housing recovery.

Home prices to go up by 2.5%

Home prices will increase by about 2.5 percent with the implementation of service tax...

US new home sales post fastest rise in over 8 yrs

New home sales in June posted the fastest increase in more than eight years as buyers took advantage of bargain prices,low interest rates and a federal tax...