Residential Real Estate’s Fading Blip on Private Equity Radars

Commercial, warehousing the flavours of 2018; affordable housing’s continuing allure By Accommodation Times Bureau Anuj Puri, Chairman – ANAROCK Property Consultants Sluggish demand along with bleak returns on investment has dented the previously glowing charisma of Indian residential real estate in the preceding 2-3 years. The cascading effect of demonetization, implementation of RERA

Emerging Affordable Housing Corridors in NCR

By Accommodation Times Bureau Santhosh Kumar, Vice Chairman - ANAROCK Property Consultants Exponential urbanization and tremendous employment opportunities have made NCR one of the fastest-growing regions in the country. It is the largest urban agglomeration in India, with more than 28 million urban residents (around 7.5% of overall country’s urban population). The

Bangalore’s Whitefield: From Anglo-Indian village to Vibrant IT-ITeS Hub

By Accommodation Times Bureau Prashant Thakur, Head – Research, ANAROCK Property Consultants Once a quaint settlement known for its scenic beauty with lush green trees and inhabited by Eurasians and Anglo-Indians during the late 1880s, Whitefield has witnessed a shift from being a settler’s haven to one of the sought-after real estate

Is the ‘Human Touch’ in the Real Estate Business now Obsolete?

By Accommodation Times Bureau Anuj Puri, Chairman – ANAROCK Property Consultants With the advancement of the Internet and e-commerce, the ‘human touch’ and ‘face-to-face’ interactions are on the decline. Hand-written letters and postcards have gone the way of the dinosaurs, and even e-mails are rapidly becoming passé as the world shrinks into

Chembur’s Fascinating Real Estate Transformation

Old chimneys give way to swanky high-rises in Mumbai’s Queen of the Suburbs By Accommodation Times Bureau Prashant Thakur, Head – Research, ANAROCK Property Consultants It was known primarily as an industrial destination with the presence of companies such as RCF and BARC. Today, Chembur is transforming rapidly into a premium real estate

A new breed of property brokers

Sukhdeep Aurora, Chief People Officer - ANAROCK Property Consultants By Accommodation Times Bureau As an industry in the midst of major churn, Indian real estate is now headed towards yet another crossroad. The previous crossroad – the industry shakeup initiated by the rollout of RERA – necessitated changes in business models and