- Tuesday, June 20, 2017

NRI buyers bullish on Bengaluru property

Some of the recent trends in the Indian property market, seem to suggest that non-resident Indians (NRIs) are shifting their investment from Bengaluru to Coimbatore and Kochi, owing to the lower ticket size in … READ FULL STORY The post NRI buyers bullish on Bengaluru property appeared first on Housing News.

- Thursday, March 23, 2017

Not enough supply to match NRI demand for affluent senior housing in India

While Indian real estate developers are going all out to woo rich Indians and expat professionals, they seem to have gone completely off target, when it comes to understanding the long-term housing needs of … READ FULL STORY The post Not enough supply to match NRI demand for affluent senior housing in India appeared first on Housing News.

- Friday, March 17, 2017

NRIs’ confidence in Indian realty remains low

Nearly two-thirds (as many as 64%) of non-resident Indians (NRIs) categorically say that they would wait for more clarity and transparency in the market, before making an investment decision in the Indian property market. … READ FULL STORY The post NRIs’ confidence in Indian realty remains low appeared first on Housing News.

- Saturday, March 11, 2017

Dos and don’ts for NRIs investing in Indian realty

The realty market in India, has always seen considerable interest from the Indian diaspora, as an investment avenue. With developers constantly striving to woo non-resident Indians (NRIs), they can choose from a variety of … READ FULL STORY The post Dos and don’ts for NRIs investing in Indian realty appeared first on Housing News.

- Tuesday, March 07, 2017

NRIs fuelling luxury housing in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad, which has traditionally been a cost-conscious property market, dominated by the mass and mid-segment housing, has suddenly witnessed a flurry of launches in the luxury segment. Moreover, this shift has happened at a … READ FULL STORY The post NRIs fuelling luxury housing in Ahmedabad appeared first on Housing News.

- Friday, February 10, 2017

Can NRIs rely solely on the internet for their property purchase?

Non-resident Indians (NRIs) may often find it impractical to physically come and see a property, while scouting for one, even if they have a keen interest in the Indian property market. Hence, developers are … READ FULL STORY The post Can NRIs rely solely on the internet for their property purchase? appeared first on Housing News.

- Wednesday, February 08, 2017

‘As developers, we need to take steps to instill trust among buyers’

With properties in India and the Middle-East and plans to expand operations into the UK market, PNC Menon, chairman-emeritus of Sobha Ltd, speaks to Housing News on how NRIs perceive India’s real estate market … READ FULL STORY The post ‘As developers, we need to take steps to instill trust among buyers’ appeared first on Housing News.

- Friday, February 03, 2017

NRI investment in Indian realty hit by lack of ‘trusted information’

Rekha Parihar, a non-resident Indian (NRI) from Dubai, had finalised the purchase of a luxury sea-facing apartment in Worli, Mumbai. However, when she surfed the internet to check the credentials of the developer and … READ FULL STORY The post NRI investment in Indian realty hit by lack of ‘trusted information’ appeared first on Housing News.

- Friday, January 13, 2017

NRI investment patterns become realistic

Alka Rajpurohit, a non-resident Indian (NRI) from Dubai, wanted to sell her luxury apartment in Gurgaon and instead, buy a premium apartment in Noida. Rajpurohit’s decision, reflects the changing dynamics of NRIs’ investments in … READ FULL STORY The post NRI investment patterns become realistic appeared first on Housing News.

- Saturday, January 07, 2017

Dubai and London properties to attract Indians in 2017

A survey by Track2Realty in 2014, among NRIs, HNIs and other wealthy and influential investors, found that Singapore, Malaysia, New York, Sydney, UK (London) and the Middle East (Dubai), were the preferred destinations for … READ FULL STORY The post Dubai and London properties to attract Indians in 2017 appeared first on Housing News.

- Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Policy changes to attract NRIs to Indian realty, in 2017

The Indian property market has always been quite attractive for non-resident Indians (NRIs). The only concern, has been with the opaque nature of the business, with its lack of information and scientific process of … READ FULL STORY The post Policy changes to attract NRIs to Indian realty, in 2017 appeared first on Housing News.

- Wednesday, December 28, 2016

NRI investments in India: The essential checklist

Presently, Indian real estate is a very popular investment option for most NRIs. However, since they live abroad, it becomes more important for them to do proper due diligence before risking their money.   … READ FULL STORY The post NRI investments in India: The essential checklist appeared first on Housing News.

- Monday, December 19, 2016

Can an NRI purchase or own a property in India?

Any non-resident Indian (NRI), who is interested in buying a property in India, should be aware of certain legal provisions pertaining to the purchase or owning of an immovable property in India under the … READ FULL STORY The post Can an NRI purchase or own a property in India? appeared first on Housing News.

- Wednesday, December 14, 2016

NRI investment in real estate: Flexible policies are the need of the hour

The Indian government unabashedly woos the Indian diaspora to invest in various sectors in India and is considering easing norms further. Yet, the government makes Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) jump through hoops when it comes … READ FULL STORY The post NRI investment in real estate: Flexible policies are the need of the hour appeared first on Housing News.

- Monday, December 12, 2016

Home financing options for NRI buyers

When a non-resident Indian (NRI) opts to purchase a property in India, there are several regulations that govern how such a purchase can be financed.   Sources, for financing a real estate investment in … READ FULL STORY The post Home financing options for NRI buyers appeared first on Housing News.