Property prices fell after note ban, likely to go down further: Economic Survey 2017

By Accommodation Times News Bureau. Real estate prices have fallen following the demonetisation move and are likely to go down further as investing undeclared income in real estate will become difficult, says the Economic Survey. One of the aims of demonetisation was bringing down real estate prices, chief economic adviser Arvind Subramanian said after the economic

Annual house price growth slowed to 4.6% says Nationwide

The Annual house price growth slowed to 4.6% from 5.3% in September, according to Nationwide survey. Robert Gardner,Nationwide's Chief Economist, said:“After fifteen successive monthly increases UK house prices were unchanged in October. As a result, the annual rate of house price growth slowed to 4.6%, from 5.3% in September, though this is

Moody’s: Primary residential prices and volumes will stay strong through 2017

Moody's Investors Service says that the weighted average annual EBITDA growth for the nine property companies that Moody's rates in Hong Kong (Aa1 negative) will register 2%-4% in their respective 2016-2017 fiscal years. "The companies show good asset quality, well-staggered lease expiries and proactive lease management," says Stephanie Lau, a Moody's

Should You Invest In Property In Another City?

By Accommodation Times News Services - Kishor Pate, CMD – Amit Enterprises Housing Ltd.  The understandable tendency of most property investors in India is to focus on the cities that they actually live in. This is because they are already familiar with which locations see the highest demand and who the reliable and

The Best of Times for Commercial Property Investment

Accommodation Times News Services By Anuj Puri, Chairman & Country Head, JLL India In India, real estate has traditionally been considered a favourable investment option. However, over the last few years, the realty market's momentum has weakened significantly. In fact, it has even reversed in some parts of the country. Poor economic growth coupled

Recent Trends in Residential Property Prices in India: An exploration using housing loan data by RBI

By Accommodation Times News Services Central banks monitor developments in property prices in view of their prime objectives of price stability, financial stability and growth. The Reserve Bank of India initiated an information system on residential property prices, viz. ‘Residential Asset Price Monitoring System’, to track movements of residential property prices

Property rates decline maximum in MMR: Report

By Accommodation Times News Services Property rates in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) witnessed the maximum decline among leading metros during the quarter ended March 31, 2015, according to a report. Weighted average price per square foot saw a 2.10 per cent decline, according to the report by Liases Foras, a

Traffic congestion in posh localities killing property rates

By Dr Sanjay Chaturvedi, LLB (Gen) Between 1951 and 2000, while the total urban population in India increased just 4.6 times, the number of vehicles bounded up 158 times. According to Planning Commission, Transport demand in the country has grown at 1.2 times the gross domestic product growth rate. And metropolitan