How will GST Impact the Indian Real Estate Sector?

By Anuj Puri, Chairman - JLLR (JLL Residential) Accommodation Times Bureau The Goods and Services Tax (GST) is beyond doubt the most revolutionary tax-related reform to be seen in India in several decades, since it will eliminate the conflicting and cascading taxation structures which have confounded several industries over the past few

Is GST Bad News for Home buyers and Renters?

By Ramesh Nair, CEO & Country Head, JLL India By Accommodation Times Bureau The Lower House of India’s Parliament has cleared four bills in preparation of the upcoming rollout of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime:   Integrated GST Central GST Union Territory GST, and Compensation Bill.   This sets the stage for states to enact laws and implement

Impact of GST on Builders

By CA Pathik Shah Accommodation Times News Services Indian government is committed to implement Goods and Service Tax (GST) from April, 2017. However, dead line seems to be difficult to achieve. The real estate industry contributes about 7.8% to India’s GDP and is the second-largest employment generator industry. GST, as the biggest tax reform

Demonetisation will not have any impact on the Housing Prices: M Murali

M Murali, Managing Director, Shriram Properties Accommodation Times News Service With the present demonetization move by the Government, the much talked about industry today is real estate industry and the much talked topic is real estate prices. The advent of series of transformational reforms Viz. Demonetization, Real Estate Regulator Bill (RERA), GST, Benami Transactions