Real Estate-sector

Showing of 1 - 20 from 202 results
Real Estate-sector - Total results - 202
Maharashtra government slashes stamp duty to 2% till December to rekindle ailing real estate sector
Business

Maharashtra government slashes stamp duty to 2% till December to rekindle ailing real estate sector

Stamp duty is the transactional tax collected by the government on property purchases. Stamp duty collection is one of the largest contributors to a state's revenue

Coronavirus Outbreak: Cement demand to fall sharply this fiscal, says Crisil; could hit slowing realty sector further
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: Cement demand to fall sharply this fiscal, says Crisil; could hit slowing realty sector further

The cement demand in India would contract by an unprecedented 20-25 percent this fiscal if the country is unable to contain the pandemic by May

Coronavirus Outbreak: How a prolonged shutdown will affect India’s salaried class, jobs, farm production, manufacturing
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: How a prolonged shutdown will affect India’s salaried class, jobs, farm production, manufacturing

The government sector has been one of the drivers of the economy but will have to change track this year.

Housing sales bookings of top 9 listed realty firms up 2% at nearly Rs 5,800 cr in Q3; new launches halve in April-December period
Business

Housing sales bookings of top 9 listed realty firms up 2% at nearly Rs 5,800 cr in Q3; new launches halve in April-December period

The first three quarters of fiscal 2020 indicate that the overall sales bookings of the top 9 developers was close to Rs 16,500 crore as against Rs 15,730 crore during the corresponding period of the previous year.

PE investment in real estate up 3% at Rs 43,704 cr during 2019; fund inflow to retail, warehousing sectors registers rise too: Report
Business

PE investment in real estate up 3% at Rs 43,704 cr during 2019; fund inflow to retail, warehousing sectors registers rise too: Report

Greenfield Development refers to the real estate development of land not previously used for residential, commercial or industrial purpose.

Bengaluru, Mumbai to see healthy office rental growth in 2020 on IT industry demand: Report
Business

Bengaluru, Mumbai to see healthy office rental growth in 2020 on IT industry demand: Report

The IT industry accounted for 35 percent of total transaction volume in the first half of 2019 across the top eight cities, which was most apparent within Bengaluru, which recorded an 14 percent rental rise in January-June (H1) 2019.

Real estate sector revival: Property market set for modest lift from govt's stimulus measures: Poll
Business

Real estate sector revival: Property market set for modest lift from govt's stimulus measures: Poll

The volume of cash transactions in India’s real estate sector remains very high

Tata Sons chairman N Chandrasekaran bats for privatisation of power discoms; says system bleeds, all deadlocks should be cleared
Business

Tata Sons chairman N Chandrasekaran bats for privatisation of power discoms; says system bleeds, all deadlocks should be cleared

His comments come a day after a media report said that half of the thermal power plants in the country the largest source of power are shutting down.

Nirmala Sitharaman's support for realty indicates Narendra Modi govt's willingness to get into micro details to revive growth in other sectors
Business

Nirmala Sitharaman's support for realty indicates Narendra Modi govt's willingness to get into micro details to revive growth in other sectors

The present decision to open a new window for finance is hence quite timely and should address to a large extent the woes of the real estate segment

Nirmala Sitharaman’s announcement for housing: AIF for NPA-tagged projects is a great idea, but devil is in the detail
Business

Nirmala Sitharaman’s announcement for housing: AIF for NPA-tagged projects is a great idea, but devil is in the detail

The big relief to the home buyers and developers in Sitharaman�s announcement is that the fund can be availed by even those projects that are tagged as NPAs by banks

Nirmala Sitharaman plans booster dose for realty sector but unless realtors shed their greed and cut prices, no stimulus will work
Business

Nirmala Sitharaman plans booster dose for realty sector but unless realtors shed their greed and cut prices, no stimulus will work

Real estate cartels have been artificially keeping the rates high for too long creating a stalemate in the sector.

Mocking Abhijit Banerjee's work ethic is bad form, govt must seek Nobel winner's counsel instead
Business

Mocking Abhijit Banerjee's work ethic is bad form, govt must seek Nobel winner's counsel instead

Over the years, Abhijit Banerjee, along with his wife Esther Duflo has done commendable work in identifying reasons for poverty on the ground through the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL), which they co-founded with Sendhil Mullainathan in 2003

RBI rate cut to boost housing demand in festive season; banks must pass on benefit to borrowers: Real estate industry
Business

RBI rate cut to boost housing demand in festive season; banks must pass on benefit to borrowers: Real estate industry

The RBI's decision to cut key policy rate by 25 basis points will boost consumer sentiment as well as housing sales during the ongoing festive season which is a crucial period for realty sector, property consultants said on Friday

Industry, stock market experts term Sitharaman's corporate tax cut 'revolutionary', say will make Indian firms globally competitive
Business

Industry, stock market experts term Sitharaman's corporate tax cut 'revolutionary', say will make Indian firms globally competitive

In a major fiscal booster, the government on Friday slashed effective corporate tax to 25.17 percent inclusive of all cess and surcharges for domestic companies.

Reviving realty sector, policy changes for exports; all this and more in Moneycontrol Pro
Business

Reviving realty sector, policy changes for exports; all this and more in Moneycontrol Pro

India’s exports have been stagnating for over half a decade now and exports in the current year (April-July) are running at a hugely modest 3.1% above the same period last year.

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla calls for strengthening real estate sector to spur economic growth
Business

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla calls for strengthening real estate sector to spur economic growth

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Monday asked real estate developers to deliver apartments to homebuyers on time without compromising on the quality, while stressing on the need to strengthen the sector for faster economic growth and employment generation

Tracking India's economic slowdown: Path to revival will be slow, painful; govt must start work now
Business

Tracking India's economic slowdown: Path to revival will be slow, painful; govt must start work now

The most positive aspect of the economic slowdown in the country is that there is official acceptance that something is amiss

GST rate change to boost real estate sector in offing, but will it benefit customers?
Business

GST rate change to boost real estate sector in offing, but will it benefit customers?

This proposal of increasing GST Rate to 8 percent and allowing ITC is detrimental to both the government and consumers