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Will Budget 2017 help combat demonetisation woes?

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While the Finance Minister made several announcements during Union Budget 2017-18, it remains to be seen if these measures exert any assistance in combating the consequences of demonetisation and revive....February 17, 2017 / 372 Views
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What’s in store for real estate investors post Budget 2017?

The Budget 2017-18 has been a mixed bag for the real estate sector. While several policy reforms are touted to work in its favour, a few tax provisions might play....February 13, 2017 / 1493 Views

#UnionBudget2017: Is the tax slab revision beneficial for first-time homebuyers?

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The pro-poor Budget 2017 has received varied responses from the real estate fraternity as it did not announce any significant benefits for homebuyers. The revised tax slab and its efficacy....February 9, 2017 / 1371 Views

Budget 2017 disappoints second home buyers

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Budget 2017 has tightened the norms for second home investors by reducing the tax exemption on home loan repayment of a second home to Rs 2 lakh. Investors, who were....February 8, 2017 / 2299 Views
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Decoding the Capital Gains Tax: Before and After Budget 2017

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Several modifications have been made to the capital gains tax structure in the Union Budget 2017-18. Here is an understanding of the changed rules and their incidence on your tax....February 6, 2017 / 2729 Views
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#UnionBudget2017: Analysing pros and cons for homebuyers

Apart from according infrastructure status to affordable housing and announcing tax sops for lower-income groups, the Union Budget 2017-18 was not a game changer for the homebuyer community. 99acres delves deeper....February 3, 2017 / 1535 Views

#UnionBudget2017: 5 indirect benefits for real estate sector

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In addition to announcing several reforms that will directly benefit the real estate sector, the Union Budget 2017-18 also proposed certain policy changes that will have a ripple effect on....February 2, 2017 / 3187 Views

#UnionBudget2017: Rural housing gets a massive boost from government

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Rural development was a key focus area this Budget as the government announced several initiatives under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) and Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA).....February 1, 2017 / 2106 Views
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#UnionBudget2017: Real estate to benefit from reforms in capital gains tax

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With the Union Budget 2017-18 announcing changes associated with the capital gains tax on real estate, developers and investors are likely to benefit significantly. 99acres takes a closer look at....February 1, 2017 / 2376 Views

#UnionBudget2017: Infrastructure receives a major boost from Jaitley

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The Union Budget 2017-18 announced large-scale funding for the infrastructure sector, providing a major thrust to the connectivity quotient across the country. Apart from focusing on the rural economy, affordable housing,....February 1, 2017 / 1183 Views

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Budget 2017: Affordable housing gets shot in the arm; demand, supply to rise

Affordable housing emerged as the top beneficiary of Union Budget 2017 after being given infrastructure status. Further, tax sops offered to developers and homebuyers will attract more investments in this segment,....

February 10, 2017
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CEO, Raheja Homes Builders & Developers

What Budget 2017 means for real estate?

Budget 2017 has brought some transformative moves for the real estate sector. Provision for affordable housing and personal taxation are expected to instill positivity into the market. Post demonetisation, the....

February 7, 2017
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Brand Custodian & Chief Customer Delight Officer, Rustomjee Group

Affordable housing gets a thrust from Budget 2017

The Budget 2017 will spur growth for the real estate sector at a time when there is a visible dip in the market. The measures announced in the Budget for....

February 3, 2017
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Managing Director, Poddar Housing and Development Ltd.

Budget 2017: 7 ways in which it will boost real estate sector

The real estate sector is the second largest employer and contributor to the economy, right after agriculture. The Union Budget 2017-16 has given it a much needed thrust and....

February 2, 2017
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Director, Goel Ganga Developments

Real estate expectations from Union Budget 2017 to boost sales

Salving the wounds of demonetisation, this year’s budget is anticipated to be a people’s budget that would subsume various housing needs of the buyers. While demonetisation subdued realty sentiments across....

January 31, 2017
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Director, Ajmera Realty

#UnionBudget2017: Pre-budget expectations

Right from ushering the era of single tax regime under GST Bill to income tax rebate, there are multiple things on the homebuyers wish list. The count down to the....

January 31, 2017
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Vice Chairperson, Nahar Group

Key expectations from Budget 2017 for the realty sector

The upcoming Budget 2017-18 is awaited for clarity on several reforms such as RERA, GST Bill and affordable housing. The government needs to bring hard-hitting policies to revive the real....

January 31, 2017
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Expectations from Union-Budget 2017-18

  Right from the clarity on various key reforms such as GST Bill, RERA, single window clearance, tax rebates and a boost to affordable housing, there are quite a few....

January 30, 2017
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Managing Director, Poddar Housing and Development Ltd.

Expectations of the real estate sector from Union Budget 2017

With Budget 2017 just a few days away, the author shares the real estate sector’s expectations from the upcoming budget. The real estate sector is the second biggest employer in....

January 30, 2017
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Chairman & Managing Director, Amit Enterprises Housing Ltd.

Budget 2017: Govt. must rationalise taxes and provide Industry status to real estate

In the Union Budget 2017-18, the government needs to focus on providing Industry status and clarity on the tax slab for the realty sector, rationalisation of taxes for homebuyers, single....

January 23, 2017
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Managing Director, Unishire

Expectations from Union Budget 2017-18

The upcoming Union Budget 2017-18 can be an enabler for the growth of the realty sector if benefits in the form of taxation and favourable policies are extended. The housing....

January 20, 2017
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Union Budget 2017-18: Expectations for the realty market

The upcoming Union Budget 2017-18 is one of the most awaited events. We expect the government to announce tax rebates, measures to reduce home loan interest rates and Single Window....

January 18, 2017
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Executive Director, RE/MAX India

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