August 13, 2014 15:15 (IST)
Here are some important factors to bear in mind about HRA that will also help you figure out how to get the maximum tax benefits and therefore plan your investments accordingly.
Written By: Varun Sinha | July 29, 2014 13:01 (IST)
Property prices in some pockets in Delhi and the NCR have fallen by over 20 per cent year-on-year, according to the National Housing Bank's Residex index, which tracks residential property prices across 26 cities in the country. In fact, Delhi is the only metro, where prices have dropped in the March quarter.
New Delhi | July 27, 2014 17:05 (IST)
"Office space in Delhi NCR witnessed total take-up of 1.38 million sq. ft. in Q2, representing a decrease of 18 per cent q-o-q (quarter-on-quarter) but an increase of 11 per cent y-o-y (year-on-year)," DTZ said in its report 'Property Times Delhi NCR Q2 2014'.
July 19, 2014 11:56 (IST)
You can soon own some office space even with a small sum just like the owning a share gives you a small bite of the company.
Mumbai | July 17, 2014 19:02 (IST)
Due to low consumer confidence during last year and even in the first half of 2014, residential property absorption levels reduced significantly resulting in an increase in inventory levels and correction in prices, according to ratings agency Care Ratings.
Mumbai | July 17, 2014 08:14 (IST)
Office space leasing activity in the city is not expected to move significantly before next year although the sentiment in the real estate sector is witnessing some improvement, says property consultant CBRE.
New Delhi | July 03, 2014 07:38 (IST)
"The quarter saw an approximately 26 per cent increase in quarter-on-quarter total office space absorption across these prime locations, from a little more than 6 million sq ft in Q1 2014 to nearly 8 million sq ft in Q2 2014 - signalling the generation of reasonable employment opportunities," CBRE said in a statement.
Chennai | June 25, 2014 11:52 (IST)
"There is demand for affordable housing. But cooperation from government is also necessary like offering special packages", Ceebros Property Development Chairman C Subba Reddy told PTI here.
New Delhi | December 11, 2013 20:15 (IST)
National capital region (NCR) saw a decline of 33 per cent in new launches this year at 38,411 units compared with 57,098 flats in the year-ago period.
New Delhi | December 10, 2013 18:04 (IST)
The High Court had asked the competent authority to decide the objections of the owners the Silver Oaks Apartments at Gurgaon to the declaration filed by DLF Ltd by which they were deprived of their rights.
October 29, 2013 09:34 (IST)
Nearly 40,000 couples divorced in the Chinese capital in the first nine months of this year, up 41 per cent on the same period in 2012, the Beijing Youth Daily said, citing official figures.
September 04, 2013 12:47 (IST)
The central bank on Tuesday said upfront disbursal of lump sum loans should not be made in case of incomplete or housing projects under construction. It also asked lenders to stop "innovative housing loan schemes," popularly known as 80:20 and 75:25 schemes.
Mumbai | June 28, 2013 15:37 (IST)
According to real estate consultancy firm Cushman & Wakefield, the depreciation in rupee provides a psychological boost to both non-resident Indians as well as developers.
June 05, 2013 16:03 (IST)
The government will introduce the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill in the next session of Parliament, Minister for Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation Ajay Maken said on Wednesday. Parliament is likely to meet for its Monsoon Session in July.
May 16, 2013 18:26 (IST)
Realty firm Puravankara Projects today said it will issue up to 2.15 crore equity shares, worth about Rs 210 crore, to institutional investors.
May 12, 2013 16:16 (IST)
Home prices may have been on an upward spiral for many years, but the cost of owning a house in India remains near the most affordable level in over three decades, shows data compiled by mortgage giant HDFC Ltd.
May 12, 2013 15:48 (IST)
Realty major DLF has sold 32 acre of land in Hyderabad for about Rs 650 crore to Suvarnabhoomi Developers as part of its strategy to exit from the non-core assets and reduce debt.
Mumbai | April 24, 2013 00:59 (IST)
Tata Housing, which adopted the initial public offering strategy to sell apartments, said it has received subscription worth Rs 450 crore in a single day for its newly launched project in Gurgaon.
April 10, 2013 18:43 (IST)
Owning a beach house, however, requires deep pockets not just because of the rising prices of beachside properties, but also because it involves large maintenance costs. But if sun, surf and sand are what you desire, there's no looking further.
April 06, 2013 20:24 (IST)
Home buyers are always looking for the best deal they can find with the available resources and time. Now, more than ever, real estate prices are subdued and buyers are active in the market.