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24 Jul21

Why real estate offers good returns ?

Real estate business has seen a significant shift in the last ten years since 2010, particularly in regions such as Pune,kolkata,Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Delhi-NCR. These cities, however, are nearing saturation due to lack of sufficient land banks and excessive costs. As a result, numerous rising towns are projected to become sought-after destinations in the next few years.Various upcoming smart cities will project the next phase of growth in real estate. Given that the government's "Smart

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14 May21

Housing revival to boost economic sentiment: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

This will also boost the portfolios of banks and non-banking financial companies (NBFCs), said the FM at a virtual event where she handed over possession of Rivali Park to home buyers.The Mumbai-based project, which had been stalled for some time, was completed under the Centre’s special liquidity window — Special Window for Affordable & Mid-Income Housing (SWAMIH-I). This is the first residential project completed by SWAMIH, which was created in 2019 to fund stuck affordable

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06 May21

SC says WB Housing Industry Regulation Act of 2017 ‘unconstitutional’, in conflict with Centre's RERA

The Supreme Court on May 4 struck down West Bengal's Housing Industry Regulation Act (WBHIRA) 2017, the law regulating the state’s real estate sector, saying it was ‘unconstitutional’ as it creates a parallel regime and is in direct conflict with the Centre’s Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act (RERA). The state law has encroached upon the domain of the Parliament and hence is unconstitutional, the verdict said. The West Bengal Housing Industry Regulation Act

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14 Apr21

Luxury housing sales went up by 21% in February :Report

Luxury housing sales in India’s seven primary markets went up 21% in February to 8219 units from 6,786 units a year ago following extra demand for open and bigger spaces because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR) emerged as the most important beneficiary of the trend as it recorded an increase of 54% in luxurious housing sales. Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) changed into next with a 37% growth, followed by using Bangalore (13%), Pune (12%), Chennai (8%) and

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12 Feb21

KYC and Source of Funds required from buyer/seller for any real estate transaction, by Real Estate Agent

The government has issued two notifications dated December 28, 2020, making it obligatory for real estate agents to keep records of transactions facilitated using them under the PMLA (Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 ) rules. Here is a have a look at what has been amended, its impact on home buyers and sellers, and what will manifest if one does now not observe the guidelines. If you're looking to buy a residence, then your real estate agent will ask you to undergo a KYC process and

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13 Jan21

GST applies to one-time maintenance deposit flat customers pay developers: AAR

The AAR bench, though, brought the quantity will be concern to GST on the time of actual supply of service—when renovation services or maintenance of common place areas and centers are achieved, in future, with the aid of utilising these deposits. MUMBAI: The Gujarat bench of Authority for Advance Rulings (AAR) these days held items and services tax (GST) would be relevant to a one-time upkeep deposit gathered by a builder from its consumers as it's miles

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29 Oct20

Kolkata overtakes Hyderabad to become the most affordable residential real estate market: Report

Kolkata is the most less costly residential real property marketplace as it overtakes Hyderabad. Home buy affordability improved across key Indian cities which had been a part of the Index. This changed into regardless of a bigger fall in annual household profits compared to residential property fees. A sharp decrease inside the price of investment (average home mortgage prices decreased from (8.9% in 2019 to 7.5% in 2020), greater than offset the detrimental impact of lower earning on

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02 Sep20

Property registration sinks in Mumbai

Mumbai real estate, the most developed and emerging market which supports the industry the most. But as compared to July, the property registration has immersed in August because most of the homebuyers put their foot backward while registering their property as they have waited for the announcement of the reduction in stamp duty charges by the government. The stamp duty collection in August is Rs.202crore which is comparatively lower than July which was Rs.240crore in July. The affordable

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17 Aug20

Process of acquisition from Joka-Esplanade Metro in Kolkata

The working procedure of Joka-Esplanade Metro has been started including the underground land acquisition. A joint survey has been done on land by the Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) and  Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC), the monitoring agency of Kolkata metro projects. Under the jurisdiction of the Metro Railway (Construction of Works) Act the notifications will be issued for acquisition of 1.5km stretching between Mominpore and Ekbalpore. There is the stretch of land about 400m

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11 Aug20

The daughters also have the right to HUF property as per the law

As per the notifications of the amendment, the daughters are also having the legacy right on the property if  both the father and daughter were alive from the announcement of the law as of September 9, 2005. The Supreme Court has stated the judgment in the favour of daughters that they also have equal rights on the HUF property (Hindu Undivided Property). To redress the complications a committee including three judges clarifies that as per the rules of the Hindu Succession Act, the

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