Ignoring tenant verification can land you in trouble
A police verification form is available online for tenant verification. Landlords should download this form and give it to the tenants for verification before handing over the house keys.
MIT develops office rent index for India’s top 6 cities
Maiden index, based on Propstack data in collaboration with Massachusetts Institute o...
Restaurant associations to approach Finance Ministry for input tax credit on rent
National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) said it is ...
Malls spar with Zara again, this time over tax on rent
Many malls are refusing to continue with a “special arrangement” where they used to pay half of the 15% service tax on rent paid by Zara.
Under-construction real estate now attractive. 9 things home buyers should check
Under-construction flats cost you much less than ready ones, but they are also riskier and more complicated.
Why you may be better off renting a house rather than owning it
It’s better to remain a happy renter than a disgruntled owner. After all, it is the tenant who makes the demands. The landlord is the one who has to comply.
The $18 billion rent bill: The numbers behind this co-working startup’s global empire
WeWork boasted 220,000 members as of March 1, up from 7,000 four years ago. Those members have access to 251,000 desks in 234 locations spanning almost two dozen countries.
Tax Optimiser: How salaried Raj can save tax by paying rent to his father
Vivek Raj has a fairly tax-friendly salary structure but still pays a high tax because he is unable to avail some of the exemptions.
How to report tax-exempt income in ITR1
In your income tax return (ITR) you will have to report all the incomes that are exempt from tax. A few examples of these incomes include lo...
Learn to rent out assets to derive full value
Our sense of ownership often prevents us from enjoying the potential returns an asset could earn. It’s time we changed the way we look at what we own.
Key cities witness rise in office rents
Despite the initial jitters of demonetisation, the key office markets in Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru saw healthy surge in office rentals on a Y-o-Y basis.
NaMo app controversy: US-based analytics firm says it doesn't 'sell, rent' data
CleverTap employees don't have access to any of the data stored with it by a publisher," Anand Jain, co-founder of California-based firm, told PTI in a short e-mail statement.
Will demonetisation reduce demand for rented properties?
With buying becoming an attractive option, those having a second house may find it difficult to find a tenant or may earn lower rentals.
Watch: 'From bed to TV, why buy when you can hire'
Houses are taken on rent widely. Consumers nowadays are even opting to rent cars, instead of purchasing these. An emerging trend has been to...
Paying Rs 50,000 rent per month? Better cut 5% TDS
Section 194-IB introduced by the Finance Act, 2017 has widened the scope of withholding tax by making individuals also responsible for TDS on rental payments.
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