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RoC had no info about PAN of 95% real estate companies: CAG

The report contains significant results of the performance audit on 'Assessment of Assessees in Real Estate Sector' completed by Department of Revenue (Direct Taxes) during financial years 2013-14 to 2016-17.

Realty market picks up, Maharashtra likely to meet revenue target

With the real estate already reeling from a general economic meltdown, buying and selling of properties in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR), which is India’s biggest real estate market, had slowed down considerably after the demonetisation in 2016.


On GST Council table: Tax relief for real estate, duty relaxation for exporters

The proposal was discussed in 26th GST Council meeting in March last year and since many technical, legal and administrative issues were identified, its implementation was put on hold.

Realtors give up on budget, say FM will woo voters, not industry

Anarock Property Consultants chairman Anuj Puri says any government facing polls usually try to make a strong electoral pitch by offering tax sops or promises of welfare schemes even in interim budgets.

At $238 mn, this is the highest-priced home in the US

The sale dwarfs the previous record-holder in New York City, a $100.5 million duplex sold in 2014.

Cash in commercial properties takes real estate investment to 10-year high

The Indian Express had reported last month that the government was likely to underline at the RBI’s Central Board meeting on December 14 that the stress in the real estate sector threatens job losses.


Ahead of diwali: Realtors line up to offer incentives to home buyers in Mumbai

However, housing experts are divided on whether the festive offers will be enough to lure home buyers and revive the real estate market.

Online system not working, govt tells real estate developers to come to Capital to upload documents

The computerised system using GIS technology was meant to be implemented in all the municipal corporations, municipalities and urban development authorities of the state and was aimed at eliminating the “human interface”.

Builder arrested for duping homebuyers

According to SP Crime Ashok Kumar, the criminal activities include putting up unsanctioned plots for sale, as well as taking payments for housing units that they were in no capacity to provide to the buyers.

Indian millenials' biggest aspiration is buying a home, but is it the right time to buy one?

Like in the stock market, timing the market is difficult with investments in real estate. It is hard to predict what kind of gains you’ll make in the future.