HiLITE Builders launches tech business park

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HiLITE Builders has launched a business park and a largest innovation zone for technology compani... »

Lotus Greens launches projects worth over ₹4,400 cr in NCR

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The NCR-based real estate company Lotus Greens on Monday officially launched four new... »

Real Estate Bill will protect consumers, regularise transactions: Venkaiah

Venkaiah Naidu

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 The Real Estate (Development and Regulation) Bill will not seek to strangulate th... »

Dubai real estate market stabilises: report


Driven by tighter government regulations and an increasing mismatch between consumer and sell... »

Realty investment trusts: SEBI working on norms for IPOs, listing

K R Srivats

The two committees appointed by market regulator SEBI to recommend norms for IPOs and listi... »

CAI show helps to build `JSW Cement’ brand awareness

Rajesh B Lund (right), President of Credai (Coimbatore) with SS
Sandhu, Associate VP of JSW Cement in Coimbatore. S SIVA SARAVANAN

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The JSW group wants its cement brand JSW Cement to become as popular as its group company JSW Steel and participation in `The Hindu Business Line Construction, Architecture, Interiors 2014’ exhibi... »

Taxation can hamper REITs success: Study

Alka Kshirsagar

Though Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) are expected to be a game changer for Indian commercial real estate sector, a IVCA-KPMG study has identified several key taxation and regulatory gaps i... »

Tata Housing inks pact with Maldives govt to complete Male project

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Tata Housing said it has signed an addendum agreement with the Maldives Government for completion of residential projects in Malé, Maldives. The agreement for the project was signed... »

Correction in housing prices on the cards

Residential market of major cities are expected to see price rationalisation in coming quarters.

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Correction in housing prices on the cards, says global property consultants CBRE South Asia. Anshuman Magazine, CMD, CBRE South Asia, said residential market of leading cities are expecte... »

Be transparent through self-regulation, realtors told

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Anurag Jhanwar, Director of Real Estate Ratings, CRISIL, has stressed on the need for enhanced transparency in the real estate sector, which can be achieved through self-regulation by devel... »

As housing stock rises, builders innovate to sell

Realty scene: Some of the schemes offered by developers put home buyers at a risk

Bindu D Menon

Despite concerns being raised by the banking regulator over varied instalment schemes offered for real estate buyers, developers continue to woo consumers with more such offers to boost sales d... »


DLF: sizeable land bank to the rescue

Meera Siva, BL Research Bureau

The Indian property market went through a bull run in the last decade, with prices in most major cities sky-rocketing. However, fortunes of the country’s largest property developer... »

Karnataka Housing Board to build 800-acre township at Tubinakere

MH Ambareesh

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Karnataka Government is planning an 800 acre township at Tubinakere, located between Mandya and Srirangapatna, to decongest towns and cities along the Bangalore-Mysore corridor.“After as... »

Report: Kolkata property prices inch up in April-June quarter

Property prices in Kolkata have seen a one per cent increase between the first quarter of 2014 (Jan to March) and the April to June period of the year.

Abhishek Law

​Property prices in Kolkata have seen a one per cent increase between the first quarter of 2014 (Jan to March) and the April to June period of the year, a report by »

‘We have received positive signals from the Govt’

C Shekhar Reddy, National President, CREDAI

Abhishek Law

For C Shekhar Reddy, National President, Confederation of Real Estate Developers Association of India (CREDAI), the Narendra Modi Government’s push to the real estate sector is a welcome mo... »

Lavasa: first-mover advantage lost

A tale of two Gujarati cities - GIFT

C&W: PE investment in real estate to touch Rs 12,000 cr by year-end

Share of IT sector in Bangalore office space market falls sharply

Tata Value Homes partners Snapdeal to sell houses online

Berkadia to increase headcount in India

Bangalore sees highest average capital value appreciation in mid-segment 

Credai expo in Bangalore

Solar panels to be made mandatory for new buildings in Hyderabad


The Telangana government is planning to make installation of roof-top solar panels mandatory for new buildings in Hyderabad, to provide for better and efficient energy needs. Speaking at... »

IIMB to launch portal for property prices

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IIM Bangalore (IIMB) through its CRERI (Real Estate Research Initiative) is launching a pilot project to enhance transparency in property pricing in Bangalore. To alleviate a key sou... »

Stakeholder meeting on Real Estate Bill

Navadha Pandey

To seek stakeholders’ views on the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation will hold consultations with representatives of the Ministri... »

Realty developer Navin’s looks at franchising model

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Real estate developer Navin’s is considering the franchising model to expand its operations outside Chennai. It has completed 100 projects across the city, and is drawing up the strategy t... »

‘Real estate sector should improve transparency through self-regulation’

V. Sajeev Kumar

Anurag Jhanwar, Director, Real Estate Ratings, CRISIL, has stressed the need for enhanced transparency in the real estate sector, which can be achieved through self-regulation by developers.  ... »

Naidu: National Housing Mission in advanced stage of finalisation

Housing for all Venkaiah Naidu, Union Urban Development and Housing Minister; Prakash Javadekar, Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change; and Navin Raheja, Chairman, Naredco, at the National Convention on Housing for All 2022, in New Delhi on Friday. KAMAL NARANG

Navadha Pandey

The Government would soon launch a National Housing Mission to work towards the ambitious initiative ‘housing for all by 2022’, said M Venkaiah Naidu, Union Urban Development Minister, on Friday. »

MNCs buy office space worth Rs 2,470 cr in India


Multi-national firms have invested nearly Rs 2,500 crore in under three years to buy office space in India as against leasing it, property consultant Cushman & Wakefield said. “Multin... »

Anant Raj to sell hotel, land for lowering debt


Real estate firm Anant Raj Ltd has reduced debt by 6 per cent to Rs 1,403 crore last fiscal and is considering to sell some of its hotel properties and land parcels to further cut the borrowings. »

Mumbai's capital value appreciation slows; Bengaluru tops

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Mumbai’s average capital value appreciation in the mid-segment residential properties slows to 16 per cent as Bengaluru gains the most at 41 per cent in last 3 years, as per a report by real estat... »

Making the city smart

Thomas K Thomas

This Diwali, if you happen to drive into Bangalore’s Electronics City, you may be automatically guided to a free parking slot close to your destination. A mobile application will let you know where... »

Kochi: a lesson on how not to do it

A tale of two Gujarati cities - Dholera

IIM-B Magicbricks housing index predicts rise in realty prices

Sales in residential market to grow 26% in second half: Knight Frank

Knight Frank India: Residential project launches down 43% in first half

Hefele opens design studio in Hyderabad

NAREDCO summit on affordable housing

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