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RBI Surprises With a Repo Rate Cut

In another surprise move the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has announced a second rate cut of 25 basis point cut in its benchmark interest rates, outside the regular policy review. The reduction in repo rates will accelerate the downward movement of deposit rates which translates into lower rates for borrowers. The banks which did not revise their benchmark base rates during the last rate cut announcement are expected to do so n... Read more »

Posted   1 day ago

Real Estate Developers Present their views on Union Budget 2015

Every year, the Union Budget is awaited by all sectors of the economy, including real estate. On February 28, 2015, the Union Budget for 2015-2016 was presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. The real estate industry had high expectations from the budget and to evaluate whether any of the expectations were met, Makaan.com team spoke to some real estate developers to find out their view, lets see what they have to say about ... Read more »

Posted   3 days ago

Budget 2015-16: How does it benefit the real estate industry in India

Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday presented the first General Budget of Narendra Modi's government. The much anticipated budget is clearly is development focused. It has promised a huge outlay for Infrastructure development specifically road networks, power generation and housing. MakaanIQ highlights some announcements that will boost the India property market. ... Read more »

Posted   4 days ago

Things to keep in mind before you give out flat on Rent

Many people invest in real estate to earn a decent rental income. In India there are many people whose primary source of income comes through rentals. The shortage of space and sky-rocketing rates of properties are some of the main reasons why a huge chunk of population prefers to live in a rented accommodation. For the flat owners, rentals help people to earn extra money. But many a times, the flat owners find themselves in p... Read more »

Posted   on Feb 26, 2015

Renting preferred over buying as property prices soar: Makaan.com Buy vs. Rent Index (MBRI OND 2014)

Everyone has an opinion on whether it is better to rent or buy a home in the prevailing real estate conditions. Often these opinions are based on personal circumstances and often what is better for one person may not be the best solution for someone else.Comparison between the MBRI for Oct-Dec. 2013 and MBRI for Oct-Dec. 2014 shows that within the last one year, key real estate markets have become more attractive for renting. ... Read more »

Posted   on Feb 26, 2015

Pre-Budget Wish-List That Might Improve The Current Scenario Of The Real Estate Industry

Real estate is a highly capital intensive industry and therefore most of property development is funded by customer sales proceeds. As the sales have been slow in the last few years, developers have been forced to borrow and the interest rate costs either eat into the profitability of the developer or are passed on to the end users. We too have listed down a wish-list with a hope that the coming budget will be positive for the... Read more »

Posted   on Feb 20, 2015

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