Fixing the trust deficit in India’s rental arena

2018-12-04T10:51:58+00:00April 28th, 2016|2016, India Investment Journal April/May Edition, Wealth, Year|

Global Indians owning property in India are always on the lookout for credible counter-parties in the Indian real estate sector and here we explore some options. India is the world’s fastest growing and third largest economy, 60 per cent of which is consumed domestically. Driven by a large population, rich resources, and skilled manpower, this growing economy experienced a gradual shift towards services and industry sectors in the past decade. With the establishment of a stable government providing a strong [...]

Turning around India’s housing market: India Inc Interview

2018-12-04T10:52:59+00:00April 28th, 2016|2016, India Investment Journal April/May Edition, Wealth, Year|

Aditya Javdekar is the CEO of Vilas Javdekar Developers, a Pune-based firm focused on sustainable housing and real estate solutions. He gives his insights into what the recently passed Real Estate Bill means for the Indian property market. What would you classify as the highlights of the Real Estate Bill? The highlights are legal title and approval disclosures; committed possession time; five- year warrantee; no misleading advertisements; commitment by developers will be a legal document; brokers will be registered property [...]

Aiming for a higher realty standard in India

2018-12-04T11:02:05+00:00April 28th, 2016|2016, India Investment Journal April/May Edition, Wealth, Year|

Muninder Seeru is managing director of G:Corp Developers Pvt Ltd, which has a range oflarge projects and over 3 million square feet of residential, commercial and retail in India to its credit. As someone with over 23 years’ experience in the real estate Industry and expertise in complex deal structuring, he uses his unique vantage point to analyse India’s new Real Estate Bill for ‘India Investment Journal’. What would you classify as the highlights of the Real Estate Bill? The [...]

Easier for Global Indians to buy property in India

2018-12-04T10:45:45+00:00April 28th, 2016|2016, India Investment Journal April/May Edition, Wealth, Year|

The over 1.5 million Global Indians in the UK are among the most prolific investors in India’s real estate space. Srividya Rajan, General Manager, Corporate Sales & Brand Engagement, Sumansa Exhibitions, gives some key pointers on investing in India to coincide with the annual Indian Property Show in London in April 2016. Cities to invest in In terms of the most preferred city, according to a study conducted by Sumansa Exhibitions, Mumbai has topped the charts followed by Delhi, Bangalore, [...]

Real Estate Act 2016: A watershed moment for Indian property

2020-03-16T13:21:48+00:00April 26th, 2016|2016, India Investment Journal April/May Edition, Wealth, Year|

India Inc. property expert evaluates the recently passed Real Estate Bill in India, why it means greater security for the buyer and what it means for the Indian realty sector as a whole. The draft Real Estate bill was put up for consultation way back in late 2011 and was finally passed in March 2016 after a lot of debate and drama. The bill marks a watershed in the Indian Real Estate market, which despite being an essential requirement for [...]