Will 2018 be a good time to invest in real estate?

From the past few quarters, the real estate markets in India have been going through a phase of massive change. How do you time your entry in any investment channel — whether it is equities or real estate? Is it the juncture when the markets are booming and everyone is joining the fray? Does that make for a sound investment decision? Probably, not! Most retail … Continue reading Will 2018 be a good time to invest in real estate?

Real estate developers expect rebound in first quarter of 2018-19

The real estate developers in the country are expecting the market to move up in the first quarter of the next financial year after the current issues like GST are resolved. “We expect the real estate market to stabilise in the last quarter of this fiscal and grow in the beginning of next year” Getamber Anand, national chairman of Confederation of Real Estate Developers’ Association … Continue reading Real estate developers expect rebound in first quarter of 2018-19

Ready flats are top picks as builder delays rise

Homebuyers are increasingly showing a preference for buying ready-to-move-in apartments against under-construction homes as builder delays and defaults increase. The trend indicates that consumers are more interested in certainty related to such ready apartments than saving money by booking an under-construction apartment that offers deferred payment facility. Buyers are willing to shell out more for ready-to-move-in apartments rather than risk investing in under-construction projects. Builders … Continue reading Ready flats are top picks as builder delays rise