Mid-Market Housing touches 42% of total transactions in second half 2018-19: Report

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI: The share of mid-market houses costing Rs 20-50 lakh in the overall residential sales in the country has been progressively rising, touching an all-time high of 42 per cent of total transactions in the second half of the current financial year 2018-19, according to data released by Square Yards. The mid-market houses

Govt should look at bringing single licence fee for realty agents across country

By Accommodation Times Bureau In India, the secondary real estate purchase is preferred over purchase from the primary market because it is cost and time effective and, most importantly, there are no delays in Possession, reports said. According to FICCI-Grant Thornton-Escrowffrr Knowledge Report, “In 2018, it has started showing signs of recovery

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