Housing 2017

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Union Budget 2017: With infra status, Arun Jaitley has breathed fresh life into real estate
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Union Budget 2017: With infra status, Arun Jaitley has breathed fresh life into real estate

A major push to the economy, real estate and job-creation is the emphasis placed on infrastructure sector in the budget.

Budget 2017: Experts hail infrastructure status to affordable housing
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Budget 2017: Experts hail infrastructure status to affordable housing

Experts believe it will provide ample push for the sector as developers will now be able to get access to preferential and lower borrowing rates from banks

Budget 2017: Affordable housing gets infrastructure status in Budget
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Budget 2017: Affordable housing gets infrastructure status in Budget

The government today announced infrastructure status to affordable housing to encourage investment in this segment and offered tax sops for developers sitting on completed unsold inventories

Budget 2017: With home litigation cases piling up, govt needs to strengthen judicial framework
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Budget 2017: With home litigation cases piling up, govt needs to strengthen judicial framework

Home buyers from this upcoming budget 2017 are expecting reduction in high finance cost and stamp duty charges

Budget 2017: With demonetisation hitting homebuyers, rental housing needs to be promoted
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Budget 2017: With demonetisation hitting homebuyers, rental housing needs to be promoted

In the long run, renters must be awarded superior tenure security and the landlords deserve support for generating superior yield

Housing for all: How Budget 2017 can make up for the huge implementation gap
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Housing for all: How Budget 2017 can make up for the huge implementation gap

As of May 2016, construction of only 0.1% of the houses sanctioned under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana were completed, reflecting a major flaw in implementation of the project launched in June 2015

Arun Jaitley should give infrastructure status to affordable housing to boost realty in Budget
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Arun Jaitley should give infrastructure status to affordable housing to boost realty in Budget

Housing projects contain provisions for roads, electricity sewerage and other institutional uses which form the infrastructure of an area

Real Estate sector needs incentives in this budget for building Smart City mission
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Real Estate sector needs incentives in this budget for building Smart City mission

Local Bodies need to understand their cities in great depth and require leadership qualities, vision and capacity assistance to act decisively

Budget 2017: Govt may cut personal income, corporate tax rates to boost economy
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Budget 2017: Govt may cut personal income, corporate tax rates to boost economy

Among the measures expected, the finance minister may look at putting in more cash in the hands of individuals by reducing the personal income tax slabs

Realtors' body seeks infra status for housing sector in Union Budget
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Realtors' body seeks infra status for housing sector in Union Budget

"Granting of infrastructure status to projects will attract large companies to the sector and inculcate corporate governance," said NAREDCO President Praveen Jain.

Budget 2017: Realty needs tremendous stimulus to offer housing for all
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Budget 2017: Realty needs tremendous stimulus to offer housing for all

The government needs to move towards meeting the expectation of burgeoning urban middle class

Modi's New Year speech: Most critiques failed the reasoning test
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Modi's New Year speech: Most critiques failed the reasoning test

Close to the 50-day deadline that Modi had promised — we had been informed by an endless stream of reports in media that disgruntlement against 'notebandi' among the public is now reaching a crescendo — the anecdotal experience sat at odds with the reportage.

Modi announces incentives in New Year speech: 15 points
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Modi announces incentives in New Year speech: 15 points

The incentives come ahead of the government's annnual budget, expected some time in February, and before key a election in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh in early 2017

Why is PM silent on specifics of black money, political funding?
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Why is PM silent on specifics of black money, political funding?

If the government can insist the common man to change their cash transactions to digital mode, why can’t it ask the same of political parties, too?

Modi's 'budget-like' speech made people anxious but failed to give clarity on key issues
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Modi's 'budget-like' speech made people anxious but failed to give clarity on key issues

Prime Minister Narendra Modi elbowed his way into this vital annual celebration time of every Indian to address the nation.

Demonetisation one month: Agriculture, real estate, consumer products worst affected
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Demonetisation one month: Agriculture, real estate, consumer products worst affected

Demonetisation has lead to a severe cash crunch, translating into untold woes for the aam aadmi even as its goal of extinguishing black money remains hazy