Realty gets a Metro boost

Commercial space demand up in CBD

Many areas in the CBD are witnessing strong demand from the ITITeS, e-commerce and BFSI sectors as well as from start-ups..

Compact size homes gain popularity among buyers

Home buyers in big cities are increasingly opting for small studio or one-bedroom apartments on the outskirts as property prices continue to stay high, prompting several..

Compact housing yields higher returns in Bengaluru

An investment in compact housing (one-bedroom and 1.5 bedroom units) yields annualised returns on investment in the range of 11 to 13.5 per cent in Bengaluru..

Budget housing set to gain momentum

Inventory overhang across Southern cities

Mid-segment housing finding more buyers

Options in the Rs 50-80 lakhs price range coming up in areas close to the city as well as near the IT hubs are finding more demand. They work well as an investment too..

Guidance value to be revised

The draft rates may see an average rise of 10% and may even go up to 200% in some areas Bengaluru, get ready for this year's property revision which is most likely..

Start-ups rev-up space demand

No more cubicles…you are not alone at open offices!

Integrated developments gathering momentum in the city

Integrated or mixed use developments are expansive townships that have either two or more real estate classes developed within the same enclave. The development mix..

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Industry frets as city sees fall in high-rise launches

A combination of factors, including spiralling cement prices, delay in approvals for high rise residential complexes in key parts of the city and sluggish demand in the..

Commercial growth pushes residential market on Yelahanka-Doddaballapur Road

Proximity to the airport and upgradation of infrastructure have led to this stretch turning into an emerging premium residential hub..

Commercial realty active in south

The mutation corridor of the Outer Ring Road has brought Sarjapur Road and Electronics City to the forefront as prime office space markets. The connectivity and social infrastructure..

Demand for Office space up in south

Comparatively lower rentals, proximity to residential catchments and upgradation of infrastructure have ensured continued expansion in the office space market in south Bengaluru..

Adjusting the Portfolio

We take you through the various tax proposals in the Budget that require you to rework your portfolio and suggest the best ways to carry out these changes..

Hyderabad, Bengaluru aerotropolis poised for take-off, says Vestian

Vestian Global Workplace Services predicts the real estate in the aerotropolis zones around Hyderabad and Bengaluru airports to create new infrastructure and jobs, with trends..

Ideal for big ticket purchases

Eyes wide open

As party politics on the land acquisition bill picks up steam, the real estate sector is squirming. After Lok Sabha approval, the bill for amendments proposed to the Right..

Ideal choice for investors

Union Budget disappoints Builders

Sponsor of REITs to get exemption

Sponsors swapping shares of a special purpose vehicle (SPV) holding real-estate or infra asset with units of REIT/ InvIT and subsequently divesting the units on the stock..

Budget 2015: Home buyers will have to pay more

The increase of nearly 2 per cent in service tax is going to increase the overall costs of home buyers and those availing services from the real estate sector, creating further..

Good but not great

ebruary 28 2015: We bring you below extracts ( in no particular order) from the first reactions to the Indian Union Budget presented earlier today by the Finance Minister in Delhi..

For bolstering economic growth

While the Finance Minister allotted Rs. 4,000 crore for affordable housing for the urban poor during the Union Budget last year, no major mandate has been laid towards land..

City Can Be a Major Aerotropolis: Report

Bengaluru has all the requisites to become a major aerotropolis, according to a report by Vestian Global Workplace Services. A detailed analysis of Kempegowda International Airport (KIA)..

Residential spaces for Start-ups

Bengaluru has been deemed an ideal destination for start-ups owing to the presence of reputed educational institutions,large talent pool and a varied range of options in both commercial..