Global take: The rich & realty
Mar 10, 2014
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 18, 2015
Housing sales are expected to rise at a slower pace of 15-20 per cent in the ongoing festival season due to high prices in big cities and subdued sentiment in the property market, according to property consultant JLL India.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 24, 2015
Affordable home segment presents a business opportunity worth $11.8 billion for developers across seven major cities of the country, according to property consultant Cushman & Wakefield.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Average apartment sizes fell by up to 26 per cent in last five years across seven major cities in the country as developers are making smaller flats to boost their sales in a sluggish housing market, according to global property consultant JLL India.
Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Property consultant JLL India has advised home buyers to avoid certain locations, including Noida Extension, in Delhi-NCR real estate market due to delays in projects delivery, oversupply, speculation and lack of infrastructure.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 7, 2015
Bangalore has been ranked 12th in a list of top twenty "technology-rich" cities in the world, according to a survey conducted by global property consultant Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL).
Wednesday June 17, 2015
Real estate consultant Jones Lang LaSalle has drawn parallels between the performance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar while reviewing the one-year tenure of the present government.
Sunday June 7, 2015
Amid limited supply of new residential properties in prime locations, India's rich (high net worth individuals) are now looking for newer pastures. Property consultant JLL India has in its "India's Top 20 Residential Neighbourhoods" report listed out locations or submarkets, that are now giving stiff competition to the country's top primary market...
Wednesday April 29, 2015
Even as the country faces a shortage of 19 million houses, around 10.2 million completed units are lying vacant, which can be absorbed under the rental housing programme for weaker sections, according to property consultant CBRE.
Wednesday April 15, 2015
Housing prices in many prime colonies of the national capital have declined by up to 20 per cent since 2013 but the rates were stable in Gurgaon and Noida, according to property consultant JLL India.
Saturday April 11, 2015
The Real Estate Bill will bring in better transparency and better corporate governance into the real estate sector but property prices could go up, said Anuj Puri, chairman & country and head of property consultant JLL India.
Monday April 6, 2015
JLL is the first global property consultant to offer this service within the country, it added.
Monday March 30, 2015
Terming the government's vision to provide housing for all by 2022 as "unrealistic", property consultant JLL India has said making available 2 crore urban houses and 4 crore rural houses is a "huge undertaking in itself" and without a clear roadmap in place, the target is "likely to remain unachievable".
Sunday March 15, 2015
Property consultant JLL India will hire over 1,000 employees this calendar year to support growth of the company, a top official said.
Sunday January 4, 2015
Housing sales are estimated to rise this year to 1.92 lakh units in Indias top seven cities on expectations of a cut in interest rate and stable prices, according to property consultant JLL India.
Thursday December 4, 2014
According to property consultant CBRE, institutional investors pumped in $4.5 billion into India's realty sector during the first nine months of 2014, an indication of improved investor sentiment after the formation of a new government at the Centre.
Monday December 1, 2014
Ahmedabad witnessed the maximum surge in office space absorption as the city reported more than three-fold jump in leasing at 11,39,100 sq ft of area during January-September 2014 as against 3,56,590 sq ft in the same period last year, according to property consultant Cushman & Wakefield.
Monday November 10, 2014
The residential property market this year has largely been subdued across major cities due to high levels of unsold inventory, said a report from property consultant Cushman & Wakefield. But it is hopeful that an improvement in the Indian economy will also lift the fortunes of the real estate sector.
Sunday November 2, 2014
Private equity investment in the real estate sector jumped more than two-fold to Rs 8,900 crore till September this year as developers were forced to raise funds from PE firms to meet their capital requirements, property consultant Cushman & Wakefield said.
Sunday October 26, 2014
The consultant tracks real estate market of seven cities - Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Pune, Hyderabad and Bangalore.
Monday September 22, 2014
According to a report on the emerging delivery locations in India by IT-ITeS industry body Nasscom and global property consultant Cushman & Wakefield (C&W), these cities are offering better opportunities in terms of business environment, talent, infrastructure and cost differential.
Friday September 5, 2014
The Indian real estate market witnessed a significant change in the last decade mainly due to opening up of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the sector and a shift in preference to high-rises over traditional low-rise structures, according to a report by property consultant CBRE.
Tuesday August 19, 2014
Mall vacancy levels across top eight cities in the country have marginally declined to 14.47 per cent of total space available in the quarter ended June 2014, according to a report by global property consultant Cushman & Wakefield.
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Thursday July 17, 2014
Office space leasing activity in the city is not expected to move significantly before next year although the sentiment in the real estate sector is witnessing some improvement, says property consultant CBRE.