Thane – driving the real estate growth in MMR

By Rochelle Chatterjee- Vice President, Residential Sales, Oberoi Realty For long known as the distant cousin of Mumbai with a penchant for factories and industries, Thane has emerged as the most sought-after destination to reside in and build businesses in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR). With huge open spaces, the infrastructure supporting

RERA, REITs, GST, etc to spur the housing & construction activities: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau DELHI Minister of State of Housing & Urban Affairs, Hardeep Puri, stated at the exclusive intuitional event held here today, that the Government has granted infrastructure status to affordable housing which will enable these projects to avail the associated benefits such as lower borrowing rates, tax concessions and increased flow of

Budget 2018 misses imp amendments in Real Estate Sector: Realty Players

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Arun Jaitley, announced Rs.14.34 lakh crore to be spent in 2018-19 for the creation of livelihood and infrastructure in rural areas which is the highest amount to be invested in 2018-19. “As my proposals outlined indicate, the focus of the

Mobilization of funds for Infra Development

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Government is very much conscious that development of infrastructure is crucial to boosting growth and expanding services in the country. The Government recently announced a major infrastructure push with the launch of Bharatmala programme. The Government has taken a number of steps to mobilize funds from various

Tata AIA Life eyes to make into real estate investments

By Accommodation Times Bureau Tata AIA life a private life insurance company is seeking to enter into real estate investment as a category. The insurance company which was absent in realty market may enter this segment soon. The Harshad Patil, Chief Investment Officer, Tata AIA Life Insurance said, “In terms of the

Sebi launches online registration system for REITs, InvITs

By Accommodation Times Bureau To make it easier to do business, markets regulator Sebi today said it has introduced an online registration system for REITs and InvITs. The new system would help REITs (Real Estate Investment Trusts) and InvITs (Infrastructure Investment Trusts) to complete registration and other regulatory filings with Sebi much faster and