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Nov 21, 2015
On January 31, 2017 16:11 (IST)
On short-term effect on the sector through December-end, the Economic Survey 2016-17 said that "prices declined, as wealth fell while cash shortages impeded transactions".
On January 15, 2017 14:14 (IST)
The genuine buyers in the residential market, on the other hand, appear to be holding back their purchase plans on hopes that the interest rates would fall further and the property prices would plunge post demonetisation, which some see as a 'cleansing' of a sector infested with illicit funds.
On January 11, 2017 19:19 (IST)
Home sales in Bengaluru, which is seen as a resilient market, also fell 45 per cent in the October-December quarter as compared to the year-ago period.
On January 03, 2017 18:03 (IST)
The house price to annual income ratio in Mumbai is 9. It should not be more than 4 at any point of time.
On January 02, 2017 19:45 (IST)
HDFC's Keki Mistry cited the example of the demand for housing which suffered in the wake of the Lehman crisis in India to back his optimism.
On January 02, 2017 19:45 (IST)
Multiple reports following the November 8 demonetisation have also said that there may be adverse impact on the real estate sector.
On December 29, 2016 18:45 (IST)
However, little correction in pricing is expected in metros, while land prices in the small towns may witness high price cuts post a lull in sales.
On December 29, 2016 15:09 (IST)
The multi-year slowdown did not deter investment as cash-starved developers raised Rs 48,300 crore in 2016 from PE investors to fund their projects, up 53% from last year's, according to property consultant Cushman & Wakefield.
On December 28, 2016 09:21 (IST)
Ms Karnad of HDFC says the interest of people to buy homes or locate a property still continues to be very good.
On December 31, 2016 16:12 (IST)
The practice of buying a property in the name of someone other than the buyer has been widely misused to buy real estate with undeclared income and with fake names and identities to avoid paying tax.
On December 03, 2016 15:34 (IST)
Bengaluru market had seen correction recently and is currently one of the most attractively priced markets in the country.
On November 26, 2016 11:18 (IST)
Housing prices in 42 major cities across India could drop by up to 30 per cent over 6-12 months after the demonetisation of high-value notes, wiping out over Rs 8 lakh crore worth market value of residential properties sold and unsold by developers since 2008.
On November 14, 2016 07:20 (IST)
A property dealer, on request of anonymity, spoke to NDTV on the impact of the recent demonetisation measure of the government on the industry.
On November 10, 2016 17:50 (IST)
Prices of residential properties will fall and real estate sector will face the negative impact of demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes over the next 1-2 years, Fitch Ratings said today.
On November 10, 2016 12:29 (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's biggest move to fight tax evasion and graft can add $45 billion to India's budget, or about three times the size of Iceland's economy.
On October 26, 2016 21:28 (IST)
the Finance Ministry has proposed a four-tier GST structure, with a lower rate of six per cent, two standard rates of 12 per cent and 18 per cent and higher rate of 26 per cent.
On October 24, 2016 23:35 (IST)
On an annual basis, Chennai witnessed the maximum increase of 23.9% in the first quarter of 2016-17; whereas Jaipur witnessed the maximum contraction (-4.4%), according to the RBI.
On October 20, 2016 15:24 (IST)
IT/ITeS firms continued to lead office transaction activity, accounting for about 54% of the deal closures.