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Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) could become a reality now and the first listing is expected in the coming months after markets regulator Sebi recently eased norms to attract realtors and investors. Read ET articles to know more about REITs).
A mutual fund for investing in real estate
Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT’s) are similar to mutual funds, conceptually.
ICRA assigns provisional AAA rating to Embassy REIT
Embassy Office Parks REIT is the first SEBI registered REIT to file draft offer documents for a public listing in India.
How mutual funds investing in REITs and InvITs impacts you
Several fund houses are planning to invest into REITs, InvITs and investors have the choice to opt out of the scheme without having to pay any exit load.
Southern cities have more REIT-worthy properties
Modelled after mutual funds, REITs raise funds from a large number of investors and invest in commercial real estate assets.
India's real estate sector on growth trajectory: CREDAI-CBRE report
The report estimated that office space stock will touch one billion sq ft by 2030, with flexible workspace accounting for 8-10 per cent of the total stock.
India tops as Asia's most investment savvy economy: Standard Chartered
As per the study, the number one financial goal for India's emerging affluents is saving towards their children's education which is also the top savings priority across the markets in the study.
Realty sector tested by critical reforms this year; hopes for better 2018
Real estate developers and consultants expect housing sales to improve, although gradually, as prices have become stable after much-needed correction in last few years and interest rates on home loans have softened.
Institutional fund flow into commercial realty likely to surge four-fold this year
The investors are cognizant about the cyclical nature of real estate, and any change in growth cycle offers investment opportunities to capitalise.
Why you shouldn't rush to buy soaring real estate stocks
Implementation of RERA and move to a GST regime is fuelling buyer interest, but experts advise caution.
Investing in real estate? Residential property is your best bet
Residential projects across India, received investments worth Rs 9,000 crore, more than double the funds attracted by office and commercial projects.
REITS to come up in 12-14 months: Knight Frank
The govt has brought amendments in the IT Act to provide a tax efficient and stable regime for REITs in India, while Sebi had also eased up REITs norms.
Kolkata sees 54% jump in new home launches in January-March 2017: PropEquity
PropEquity said home launches dipped to 19.46 per cent across top eight cities in the first quarter of 2017 from 28,428 units to 22,897 units.
India's first REIT launching soon: Here is what an investor needs to know
Simply put, REITs resembles a mutual fund, wherein several investors pool in funds with real estate as the underlying asset class.
Blackstone-Embassy joint venture to file red herring prospectus for REIT by December
The trust, which has received registration approval from the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi), is aiming to raise about $1 billion through the listing.
Reit’s the right path, hope realtors
Developers with portfolios of income-producing assets are now keen to list their holdings through a Reit.
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