Housing and Urban Affairs Secretary Durga Shanker Mishra said that only plans with crucial factors like economic ability and sustainability can succeed.
Co-living spaces are community-based housing facilities that combine features of hotels with those of private homes, allowing flexibility and convenience to on-the-go professionals
Co-working operators are venturing into tier-2 cities such as Jaipur, Goa, Chandigarh and Lucknow, and smaller cities are likely to see further growth as they are witnessing a spurt of start-ups and incubation spaces
Improved connectivity and infrastructure, flexible talent pool and cheaper land availability have led to the growth of the home loan market in tier-II and tier-III cities, the report said.
Surat, a major diamond trading and processing centre, tops the list. Next on the list is Agra followed by Bengaluru and Hyderabad
Urban transport experts advocate digitalisation of metro operations for higher efficiency.
For the first time, the government has ranked cities on their ‘ease of living’ parameters. Find out if your city is in the top 10.
Gurgaon has been ranked 88 and Ghaziabad 46. Kolkata was not part of the report.
Scarcity of land resources, high land and construction-related costs, unaffordable property prices, high inventory levels and declining demand are forcing developers and investors to shift their focus towards Tier II and III cities
Real estate prices in Mumbai remain among the highest in the world for residential purposes.
As much as Rs 25 crore can be raised annually through advertising fees by municipal bodies of metropolitan cities of India
Bengaluru is second, Pune fourth, Kolkata fifth and Delhi eighth among top 10 cities out of the 30 top global short-term growth cities
Pune tops the list of cities that have progressed in terms of city systems reforms, followed by Kolkata and Thiruvananthapuram. Delhi is at number 6, says the study.
Mumbai ranks 47th on the ‘city wealth index’ among 314 global cities. Only 23 per cent wealthy Indians are interested to invest in property in India compared to 43 per cent globally.
Bengaluru has witnessed the highest volume of net absorption at 4.8 million sq ft this year. The IT/ ITES & BFSI processing businesses have driven 60 percent growth in absorption in Chennai, and Kolkata has recorded a surge in supply and vacancy due to low net absorption, it says.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the combined additional financial impact of the revised allowances will be around Rs 30,748 crore a year.
A survey conducted by app-based cab aggregator Uber showed that Bengaluru was the most and Kolkata the least forgetful cities among the five metros including Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad.
Uber CEO‘s argument with a cab driver in San Francisco echoes similar frustrations being felt by cabbies in a Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad or Bangalore. And there is no easy way out for lakhs of drivers attached with taxi apps.
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"Rivigo today announced a significant expansion of its part-truck load capability - Rivigo Zoom by adding more than 100 cities to its pan India coverage. With the expansion, Rivigo services can now be availed of in most state capitals, major cities and industrial centres," the company said in a statement.
Surat is likely to see highest incremental residential demand among 11 cities selected in a study at 2.3 lakh units, followed by Kochi at 1.18 lakh units and Visakhapatnam at 1 lakh units.
About 60% of the population of the country will live in cities by 2050, as India’s rate of urbanisation is â€˜dramatic‘, stated minister of state for urban development Rao Inderjit Singh. As per the R
A slowdown in demand, lack of funding, high inventories: these problems, which have plagued Indian real estate for over four years now are just not letting up.
21st century has seen the fastest growth in urbanisation owing to the immense opportunities available. In India the share of urban population has nearly tripled in the last century alone. This spurt has led to some concerns. To know evolving role of cities in urbanisation and its challenges watch accompanying videos.
Realty portal indiaproperty.com launches a massive sale. More than 200 projects by 125 builders across 8 cities are on offer. Ganesh Vasudevan, CEO of IndiaProperty.com spoke with Prime Property.