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Housing Loans Market in India – SCBs have a market share of 60%, while that of private banks up to 30%

The housing market is a significant part of the economy in India, especially given its large population. The demand for new housing comes with the increasing demand for affordable loans. Lending institutions like state-owned banks account for over 60% of the credit provided, while privately owned banks have been able to grow their share by […]

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Luxury Housing Sales Double to 14% in H1 2022 from 7% in 2019

Approx. 25,680 luxury homes (units priced >1.5 Cr) were sold across the top 7 Indian cities in H1 2022, against 17,740 units in 2019; in H1 2022 itself, sales exceed those in entire 2019 MMR saw the highest luxury home sales – over 13,670 units sold in H1 2022, followed by NCR with 4,160 units […]

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Buying a Home During Ganesh Chaturthi – Why It Matters

The Indian festive season is a time of a lot of investment activity, and Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the ‘prime times’ on the Indian calendar to buying a home. Is it driven purely by religious sentiment? To a large extent, the answer is in the affirmative. But non-Indians often wonder – what guides this […]

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Child Marriage In India. A Growing Issue

Child marriage is still a very common practice in India, with millions of girls being married off before they reach the age of 18. India has seen an increasing number of women reported being forced into marriage by their parents and other relatives. Child marriage is not just a regional or religious issue, but it’s […]

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How are Interest Rates affecting the MSME Sector?

We have in this study examined financial performance of 3180 companies (excluding financial companies) and noted the trend in interest coverage ratio defined as Operating profit to Interest. This indicator reflects the comfort level of companies in debt servicing. Some interesting results: In response to falling interest rate cycle, interest coverage ratio of companies has […]

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75th Independence Day – envisioning Indian real estate’s ‘Amrit Kaal’

In Finance Minister Nirmala Seetharaman’s words, India stands on the threshold of Amrit Kaal, or the ‘Era of Elixir’. Regarding the country’s real estate sector, we can be a little more restrained with such definitions. Still, there is little doubt that the industry has made remarkable progress since it attained independence 75 years ago. Real […]

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Retail Returns – New Mall Supply to Double to 10.15 Mn sq. ft. in 2022 Pan-India

Total number of 15 new malls to enter the market this year spread across 12 cities in the country; Chennai to see highest supply of 4 new malls this year spread over 2.55 mn sq. ft. Tier 1 cities with new mall supply include Ahmedabad, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Pune & Ghaziabad in NCR spanning 7.65 mn sq. ft. […]

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Real Estate Wary of Forthcoming Monetary Policy

The forthcoming monetary policy announcement will be a decisive event for the Indian housing sector. If another repo rate hike takes place, home loan interest rates will enter the red zone, and we can expect at least short-term repercussions on overall housing demand. Inflation is now one of the significant risks in real estate, and […]

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NCR Sees Highest Land Appreciation Since 2019, 38% Rise on Yamuna Expressway

Avg. prices of plots on Yamuna Expressway were INR 1,600/sft in 2019 – now up to INR 2,200/sft; plot prices also rose in Greater Noida West (36%) & Neharpar in Faridabad (29%) Among the major 7 cities, NCR’s top 3 localities saw maximum rise in average plot prices COVID-19 strengthened demand for land for long-term […]

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What Do Young Indians Want in Their Homes?

For real estate developers and their marketing teams today, things have changed a lot from 30 years ago. In India, first-time homebuyers are no longer people in their late 40s or early 50s who have saved up to fulfill their dream of buying a home. Today’s first-time homebuyers are essentially millennial. In a relatively young […]

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