Office space interest in top eight cities up 58% in Jan – Mar ‘14

The net office space absorption or the incremental new space taken-up across top eight cities was up 58 per cent at 5.9 million square feet from January to March 2014 against the year-ag... »

Supertech’s two 40-storey towers in Noida ordered demolished

Allahabad High Court fiat for illegal construction »

CLB stays Aruna Hotels’ Chennai property development

The Company Law Board has granted an interim stay on the proposed joint development of Aruna Hotels’ property in the heart of Chennai, after a stakeholder challenged the plan. In the... »

Real estate sector may see upswing after polls

Huge demand for commercial property, says realty assets manager »

Relief on cards for home loan borrowers

RBI panel suggests floating rates must be reset only at the pre-agreed dates »

Investments in realty shrank 65% in 2013

India’s real estate sector is estimated to have received $1.2-billion (around ₹7,200 crore) investments in 2013, down 65 per cent from the previous year’s $3.4 billion, according to a repor... »

Prime housing land prices in Mumbai appreciate the most: Report

Mumbai has overtaken NCR and Bangalore to witness maximum appreciation in prime residential development land as per Knight Frank’s Prime Asia Development Land Index. This index derives t... »

Ahuja Group raises ₹60 crore from Motilal Oswal realty fund

Motilal Oswal’s second real estate private equity fund called India Realty Excellence Fund II LLP has made a fresh investment of ₹60 crore in Mumbai-based developer Ahuja Group’s housing pr... »

15 listed realty firms see 46% dip in sales: Knight Frank

The sales volume of 15 of the top 25 listed real estate companies by market cap declined 46 per cent to 11.80 million sq ft from 21.85 million sq ft over the last eight quarters, according... »

Property prices cool, but home rents heat up

Property prices have cooled down significantly in the last one year. So, has this led to a lower rental bill for tenants? No, rents in most cities have increased in the last 12 months, with som... »

Aginsky Consulting keen to hook up Indian SMEs to US commercial realty

Aginsky Consulting, a company focused on helping foreign investors to invest in US assets, has recently entered the Indian market.This boutique asset management company-- with a nich... »

Posh bureaus

When it comes to renting office space, you may get a better deal in Paris or Sydney than in Connaught Place, New Delhi. This is according to Cushman and Wakefield report on office space re... »

PE investments in realty up 13% at Rs 7,000 cr in 2013

The private equity investments in the country’s real estate during 2013 was up at Rs 7,000 crore ($1.2 billion), registering an increase of 13 per cent over 2012 (Rs 6,200 crore/ $ 1.1 billion), a... »

Realtors welcome incentives for affordable housing

Despite the real estate industry’s low expectations from the interim budget, there were no surprises in it for the sector. The industry, however, welcomed government support to the affordab... »

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Prateek Shukla, co-founder and CEO of It’s a simple case of necessity giving birth to invention. Back in 2012, when Pankhuri Shrivastava was a fellow of Teach For India, a non-profit organisation, she experienced firsthand the many ch... »

Investment in real estate falls in 2013: Cushman & Wakefield

India has received a total estimated investment of $1.2 billion in the real estate sector making it the 10th most invested location in Asia-Pacific region of which investment in land was the highe... »

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JC Sharma, Vice-Chairman & MD, Sobha Developers Ltd WHAT should be the agenda for the new government?

∙Stability to spur economic growth∙Measures to deal with a depreciating rupee∙Steps to tackle inflation and bring do... »

Annual India Property show in US from May 3

Property developers from Kerala, Chennai, Coimbatore, Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Ahmadabad, Bhubhaneshwar, Trichy and Hyderabad have been invited to showcase residential projects in the 8th A... »

‘Real estate prices will rise 5-15% over six months after elections’

Probably the only real estate developer in Mumbai offering office space from 1,500 sq ft to 80,000 sq ft (on a single floor plate), the Marathon Group has managed to ride the slowdown in co... »

Bombay House, first heritage building to get green gold rating

The 91-year-old Bombay House, the headquarters of the $97 billion Tata Group, has become the country’s first heritage building to get the prestigious green rating from the Indian Green Building Co... »

Hyderabad growth will continue despite bifurcation

Andhra Pradesh IT Minister Ponnala Lakshmaiah today said that Hyderabad is a vibrant city with unique traits and strong physical and social infrastructure and its growth momentum will conti... »

Shriram Properties bullish on Vizag's future

Visakhapatnam is a city with immense growth potential and many corporate builders will flock to the city in the future, as its importance will grow further after the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh,... »
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