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Coronavirus Outbreak: HDFC chairman Deepak Parekh sees 20% drop in property prices
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: HDFC chairman Deepak Parekh sees 20% drop in property prices

HDFC Chairman Deepak Parekh on Tuesday said he sees 20 percent drop in property prices of unsold residential inventory, and advised developers to offload their stocks to enhance liquidity position

India's property prices face steep falls as coronavirus pandemic freezes real estate market
Business

India's property prices face steep falls as coronavirus pandemic freezes real estate market

India’s real estate market is likely to see a significant price correction for the first time in a decade as the coronavirus pandemic stalls businesses across the country, according to a half-dozen industry insiders

Budget 2020: Bold fiscal measures, strong implementations will provide much-needed fillip to sagging real estate sector
Business

Budget 2020: Bold fiscal measures, strong implementations will provide much-needed fillip to sagging real estate sector

Recent estimates indicate that some of the pain points of the real estate sector include delayed projects, shortage of funds, high unsold inventory and stalled projects.

Rate cuts may not fire up liquidity-starved housing market; impact to remain for 6 more months: Poll
Business

Rate cuts may not fire up liquidity-starved housing market; impact to remain for 6 more months: Poll

While the government has taken steps to provide stimulus to the slowing economy, analysts say those measures are too little to prop up demand significantly in the housing market, at least for now.

Converting your rent into EMI has greater resonance now that two self-occupied houses are tax-free
Business

Converting your rent into EMI has greater resonance now that two self-occupied houses are tax-free

One may be petrified by the prospect of interest outstripping the principal but then there is something called time value of money—you get to enjoy a house now which you cannot afford now.

Weaker rupee, reforms make real estate investment lucrative for NRIs; to boost property sales by 10-12%
Business

Weaker rupee, reforms make real estate investment lucrative for NRIs; to boost property sales by 10-12%

With the real estate industry estimated at about Rs 3 trillion annually, about 7-8 percent of the inventory is being bought and held by NRIs each year

GST anniversary: Tax regime has failed to bring down property prices, say realtors; blame lack of clarity
Business

GST anniversary: Tax regime has failed to bring down property prices, say realtors; blame lack of clarity

The GST regime has also failed to bring down property prices, an impact that consumers were eagerly waiting for, say industry experts.

One year of GST: The tax regime is helping reduce shady realty transactions, but property prices aren’t down
Business

One year of GST: The tax regime is helping reduce shady realty transactions, but property prices aren’t down

The overall cost of property purchase will come down if stamp duty and registration fees are subsumed under the GST regime.

70 years of Independence: Mapping the policy milestones that shaped the Indian real estate over years
Business

70 years of Independence: Mapping the policy milestones that shaped the Indian real estate over years

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in real estate was first allowed in the year 2005, which opened up newer ways of funding

Average home prices hit record high of Rs 52 lakh, but affordability rising too: HDFC
Business

Average home prices hit record high of Rs 52 lakh, but affordability rising too: HDFC

Housing prices have risen to record high levels, but increase in disposable income of the homebuyers has made the purchase of a house most affordable in over a decade, according to mortgage giant HDFC Ltd.

Average Mumbai flat still costs Rs 1.3 cr even though unsold inventory is as high as 4 years
Business

Average Mumbai flat still costs Rs 1.3 cr even though unsold inventory is as high as 4 years

Property prices in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) dropped by the maximum among leading metros during the quarter ended March 31, 2015 as unsold inventory in the island city has risen to 46 months ( almost four years!).

Builders are piling on debt while residential inventory is at a 7-year high
Real estate

Builders are piling on debt while residential inventory is at a 7-year high

Media reports suggest that the coming Diwali may mark the revival of real estate sales, but a close look at hard data shows that there is simply too much inventory waiting to be sold for there to be a real uptick.<br />

Properties shouldn't get expensive: Real estate consultants are just rigging home prices
Economy

Properties shouldn't get expensive: Real estate consultants are just rigging home prices

So, the next time you read a report saying real estate prices will go up, check for the source. If a real estate consultant is saying so, the information needs to be taken with a pinch of salt.

Why you should not listen to Donald Trump: His views of Mumbai realty need a reality check
Real estate

Why you should not listen to Donald Trump: His views of Mumbai realty need a reality check

American real estate tycoon and celebrity Donald Trump may be bullish on India, but his views need to be taken with bags of salt.<br />

The real estate crisis will devastate state finances - time to prick the price bubble
Money

The real estate crisis will devastate state finances - time to prick the price bubble

States are increasing their dependence on revenues from real estate. The current stagnation is bad news. The only way to revive sentiment is to adopt policies that deflate the bubble

Why believing that real estate prices will never fall is a stupid idea
Economy

Why believing that real estate prices will never fall is a stupid idea

The 'limited land' argument to justify high real estate prices is as old as land being bought and sold. Nevertheless, in most cases there is enough land going around. This is reflected in the American context in the fact that real estate prices have barely risen over the last 100 years, once they are adjusted for inflation.

It's official: Runaway house price boom seen slowing
Business

It's official: Runaway house price boom seen slowing

Home sales in India slowed this year and unsold inventory with builders has increased as economic growth in the broader economy has decelerated quickly to half the 10 percent rate it was running at before 2008.<br /><br />

Launches, prices, earnings: Key takeaways from real estate sector
Business

Launches, prices, earnings: Key takeaways from real estate sector

According to a report by HDFC Securities, sales in Mumbai island city and suburbs are limited to launches priced at 30-40% below prevailing rates.

Deflating realty bubble: Sales down 40-50% but prices fall hesitantly
Business

Deflating realty bubble: Sales down 40-50% but prices fall hesitantly

Festival season has failed to cheer home buyers, builders, brokers and other stake holders in the real estate industry. Sales during the period were roughly around 40 percent of what the industry had expected as buyers are no longer jumping to make bookings. <br /><br />