Articles by Ramesh Nair
May 20, 2015
Mumbaikars, please don't expect a major appreciation on your property in the next two yearsDon’t expect a major appreciation on your property in the next two years; returns on property likely only from the third year
Apr 27, 2015
With no sales in Mumbai, builders are using these schemes to lure fence-sittersIn response to the unrelenting sluggishness in the market, Mumbai’s developers have been offering various schemes to entice fence-sitters; at a recently-held property exhibition in Mumbai, such schemes were very much in evidence.
Feb 19, 2015
The good, bad and ugly of Mumbai's proposed development plan 2034the DP does not clarify how higher FSI around stations would be managed to ensure that problems get solved instead of becoming worse. Would there be urban design interventions that go beyond what happens within a plot?
Apr 21, 2014
Santacruz-Chembur link road will push property prices up in these areas of MumbaiArray
Mar 31, 2014
Property and polls: When houses are sold below market rates to fund campaignsUndoubtedly, a new stable government will boost businesses and ignite investor confidence. However, the real impact of any changes will not reflect in the economy for at least another one year, and the effectiveness of any new initiative is something only the future can tell.
Nov 20, 2012
Seven trends to look out for in real estate in 2013There will be more liquidity available in the housing finance market in 2013 while investors will focus more on transparency, governance and liquidity before investing.
Sep 06, 2012
Why Mumbai's prime office rates are rising in a depressed mktThe answer to this is lack of quality supply in superior locations.There is a basic scarcity of available good-quality, right-sized Grade A office stock in the city's prime locations.