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Ramesh Nair


Tech Disruption: Data analytics, AI to have significant impact on real estate landscape
Sat, Dec 23, 2017

Impact on real estate Technology has transformed many aspects of our lives – from how we communicate, to how we buy things and the way we work.

Unleashing the growth potential
Sat, Nov 25, 2017

Following the government’s move, it will be easier for companies in the sector to raise long-term credit at lower rates, and access more funds; development firms with larger land parcels may now utilise their excess land holdings to develop logistics facilities

Diversifying Investment: PEs shift focus back to retail real estate funds
Sat, Nov 04, 2017

With an aim to create a portfolio of assets as the Indian market expands, some leading global PE funds have started investing in retail sector.

Project Registration under MahaRERA: Similar preferences among sizes, more demand for near-completion units
Sat, Sep 23, 2017

Region-wise analysis of the data shows that the highest number of units registered are in Thane Municipal Corporation and Thane District (59,516 units registered).

Workplace Realty: With corporate choice, SBDs emerging as new favourite for offices
Sat, Aug 12, 2017

The CBD has shown decline in rents in recent years in Mumbai and corporates have shown consistent preference for the SBDs, especially BKC

Shared Office Space: Co-working in India likely to grow 50% in 2017
Sat, Jul 22, 2017

To reach over 1 mn sq ft of leased alternative work spaces by the end of this year; $400-million investments expected by 2018 in the segment.

Office Space Market: Latest amenities and larger floor plates make SBDs outshine CBDs
Sat, Jul 08, 2017

Major markets, except Bengaluru, are seeing low supply of grade-A stock; lack of precinct-level infra is also keeping occupiers away from central business districts

REITs to boost small investors’ participation in realty
Sat, Jul 01, 2017

A REIT is an investment tool that owns and operates real estate assets and even allows individual investors to invest in and earn income through partial/equity-level ownership of commercial real estate without actually having to buy those assets.

Warehousing: Implementation of GST, REITs to give a push to stock in few years
Sat, Apr 22, 2017

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

New Indirect Tax Regime: Homebuyers and renters keeping fingers crossed on GST impact
Sun, Apr 02, 2017

A lower tax rate of 12% on housing in the under-construction stage will help reduce the cost of homes and increase affordability for end-users

New Indirect Tax Regime: Homebuyers and renters keeping fingers crossed on GST impact
Sat, Apr 01, 2017

A lower tax rate of 12% on housing in the under-construction stage will help reduce the cost of homes and increase affordability for end-users.

Real Estate: From regulatory changes to REITs, trends to watch out for in 2017
Sat, Mar 04, 2017

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

Increasing transparency: Weeding out the rest from the best
Sat, Feb 11, 2017

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

Commercial properties: FY17 is likely to witness biggest fall in office space vacancy
Sat, Mar 26, 2016

Vacancy in Bengaluru has reduced from 16 per cent in 2011 to 4 per cent today. Chennai’s vacancy has come down from 32 per cent in 2010 to 12.5 per cent today.

Delays in project nods: Maharashtra reaches out to local bodies to ease biz environment
Sat, Dec 12, 2015

The state government aims to make all permissions/ clearances required from local bodies and the revenue, urban land ceiling departments available online.

Big ticket housing has biggest share in inventory
Sat, Sep 26, 2015

69% of overall unsold inventory in Mumbai is of units worth more than Rs 1 crore each.

Maharashtra’s new IT policy could change Navi Mumbai’s fortune
Sat, Aug 08, 2015

Whitefield in Bengaluru and Pune’s Hinjewadi have left Navi Mumbai far behind as major IT hubs

Property Negotiation: Calm and prepared wins the deal
Sat, Jun 27, 2015

You should be conversant with comparable sales in the project’s vicinity, and know how long it has been on the market.

Commercial property: Opening up to retail investors
Sat, Dec 07, 2013

Many retail investors are now getting into the office real estate game.

Mumbai realty: Evaluating leasehold and freehold land
Sat, Nov 16, 2013

The developer ordinarily pays a substantial value for the long-term lease to the lessor up front.

Eastern Freeway: Game changer for Mumbai realty
Sat, Oct 12, 2013

The Eastern Suburbs will see the maximum impact,with a sizeable increase in supply.

Why are apartment sizes shrinking?
Sat, Sep 21, 2013

The dynamics of apartment sizes point towards falling affordability levels.

Unaffordable Mumbai
Sat, Jun 15, 2013

Home prices in the metro have appreciated 66% in the last four years

Investing in Real Estate PE Funds
Sat, Dec 31, 2011

This has led to Indian HNIs viewing domestic REPE funds as a preferred asset class for diversified investment.

Realty investment: When to exit
Sat, Dec 10, 2011

Real estate is not a 'get rich quick' investment route.