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How Does Job Creation Lead to Demand For Homes?

Among the key variables that generate interest from property investors in any given location or city is job creation. An area in which several businesses are generating career opportunities for

More Malls in Pune to capitalize on strong office demand

As occupiers in Pune face a severe shortage of quality office assets across most micro-markets, it has led to a scenario where there are hardly any options left for them

The Role of Architecture in Modern Luxury Housing

The history of mankind has been replete with instances of magnificent architecture, and this trend has – both in the past and today – segued almost naturally into home designing

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Is GST Bad News for Homebuyers and Renters?

So will land leasing and rented properties, including the currently-exempt residential housing. The Lower House of India’s Parliament has cleared four bills in preparation of the upcoming rollout of the

Student Housing – The Next Big Real Estate Asset Class?

Globally, student housing is acknowledged as an important and lucrative real estate segment, generally included under ‘alternative’ real estate asset classes. In its current form in India, student housing essentially

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MGNREGA – Lifeline to millions

 Shambhu Nath Chaudhary Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) has come a long way since its inception and has become a lifeline to millions. The Act was notified

Affordability, Low Inflation & Rising Buyer Confidence Signal Housing Demand Revival

The common industry perception that an increase in capital values fuels housing demand is a misconception. It is affordability that plays an important role in demand for housing. The synergies

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Urbanisation: Can we reconnect our cities with nature?

In pre-modern times, people in Indian cities still coexisted peacefully with nature. Sadly, in the current real estate development scenario, we have definitely witnessed an increasing separation between nature and

From water consumers to water conservers: How waste water reuse, recycling can reduce water drudgery for women

Pranita Bhushan Udas Somewhere in a mountain village in the Himalaya, a woman folds a taro leaf into a cone, fills it with soil, and sows a seed. She waters

Empowering Women Key to Achieving Sustainable Development in Hindu Kush Himalaya

Kamala Gurung and Golam Rasul  Empowering women and ensuring gender equality is more than just a development goal. It is vital to advancing human development and achieving sustainable development. Sustainable