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Diwali 2019 real estate buzz! These top 5 points hold the key for housing sector
Wed, Oct 09, 2019
Real estate has been witnessing tough times in the recent few years as the housing sales have been witnessing stress and unsold inventories have piled up at various developers.
Affordable housing: Why flat sizes are shrinking? Here are the reasons
Tue, Sep 24, 2019
The liquidity crisis, changing buyer preferences, and growing concerns about affordability have made real estate developers to rethink the conventional wisdom of "bigger is better", and to significantly moderate unit sizes across the seven major cities.
Modi government's booster shot! 2.5 lakh stuck housing units may get a new lease of life
Tue, Sep 17, 2019
The report stated that a total of 4 lakh units of projects launched in 2013 or before are stuck or delayed across various segments, excluding NCLT projects.
Modi government gives big boost to affordable housing, sets up Rs 10,000 cr fund to help stuck projects
Sat, Sep 14, 2019
The Modi government today announced new measures to boost the housing sector, which is going through a credit crunch, and facilitate homebuyers.
Ray of hope for homebuyers, solutions for stalled housing projects expected soon
Sun, Sep 08, 2019
The real estate sector relief expected this week may include solutions for stalled housing projects for the stressed home buyers where projects could not be completed due to funding issues, official sources said.
EXCLUSIVE: Big boost to real estate! Modi Government to bring special package soon, say sources
Tue, Sep 03, 2019
After giving a special package to bail out to the struggling auto and banking sector, the Narendra Modi Government is mulling to announce a special package for the Indian real estate sector.
Major relief to stresssed realty sector on the anvil; govt announcement expected this week
Tue, Aug 27, 2019
Sources said liquidity problems and completion of stalled projects formed the core agenda of the meeting here on Sunday between Finance Minister Sitharaman and real estate players which discussed ways to create demand in the country`s realty market.
Offers! To sell flats, here is what builders are promising homebuyers
Wed, Aug 14, 2019
Real Estate sector is facing weak demand for a while now. To counter the problem, real estate developers are offering tons of offers to clear their inventory. Also, it is a good opportunity for buyers, who are looking to purchase affordable properties.
Affordable housing impact: Luxury housing supply triples in last two years!
Thu, Aug 08, 2019
Affordable housing effect: Due to the government's focus on affordable housing, developers are shifting focus on luxury real estate projects.
Noida circle rates to be slashed, buying property set to become cheaper; Greater Noida, Dadri and Jewar property prices
Wed, Jul 24, 2019
The realty sector of India is battling to cope with a slowdown in sales. Even after the government's goal providing affordable housing to every individual by 2022, the real-estate market is not booming at all.
DDA Housing Scheme 2019 draw results declared! How to check your name if you got lucky in lottery draw
Tue, Jul 23, 2019
DDA Housing Scheme 2019: Delhi Development Authority has announced the draw results for flats allotment today. The authority conducted a computerised lucky draw (lottery) for allotment of about 18,000 flats in Vasant Kunj and Narela regions in Delhi.
Real estate developers demand affordable land to push affordable housing in Metros, Tier-1 cities
Mon, Jul 22, 2019
The low rate of affordable project launch is mainly because the demand for these houses is in major cities and buyers are least interested in going for these houses in peripheral areas.
Only 29 pct affordable housing projects qualify for government sops in top 7 cities: Report
Mon, Jul 22, 2019
Only a small number of housing projects built by various developers meet the government’s criteria for affordable housing incentives in 2019, according to a report.
DDA flats in Vasant Kunj, Narela: Draw of lots to be held on July 23, watch live streaming of allotment here
Sun, Jul 21, 2019
DDA flats in Vasant Kunj, Narela: The process of draw of lots for allotment of flats to applicants under DDA's Housing Scheme 2019 will be held on July 23, according to DDA.
FDI flow in affordable housing may make housing for all a reality, say industry insiders
Wed, Jul 17, 2019
Real estate developers are getting 100 per cent income tax exemption if the project is falling under the affordable housing segment.
Student housing operator, Stanza Living bags series C funding; aims to invest Rs 250 crore for this purpose
Sun, Jul 14, 2019
Two-year-old student housing company, Stanza Living has secured an undisclosed investment as part of an on-going round led by Falcon Edge Capital. The company has also committed to an investment of Rs 250 crore to strengthen its pan-India presence.
Housing affordability in the country has worsened in past 4 years: RBI survey
Fri, Jul 12, 2019
Mumbai remains the least affordable city in India, while Bhubaneswar remains the most affordable among the 13 cities studied by RBI.
Why residential properties lie vacant despite high demand in India
Fri, Jul 12, 2019
Distorted property rights for lack of a sound rental policy, weak rental contract implementation and low rental yields lead to high levels of vacant residential properties.
Income tax Budget 2019 riddle: How affordable home loan applicant can claim full income tax benefit of Rs 3.5 lakh
Thu, Jul 11, 2019
whopping Rs 3.5 lakh tax exemption is very much possible if the banks are allowed to loan above 80 per cent in the case of a unit costing Rs 30 lakh.
Good news for homebuyers! NCDRC asks builders to refund interest equal to home loan rate for delayed projects
Mon, Jul 08, 2019
NCDRC in a ruling has said that builders should refund money to home buyers for the delayed projects.