The case against NRIs making real estate investments in India

This article was first published on livemint. Many of my Indian friends have invested in house property in India. Should I also do it?  Housing or real estate was a popular mode of investment for non-resident Indians (NRIs) till five years ago. High capital appreciation seen in the last decade along with monthly rental income had …

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Office market soars across India, But is it good for investment?

The residential real estate market is explained in our article titled “Real Estate vs Mutual Funds”. This article is mainly focussed on the office/commercial real estate market. Commercial/Office Market in India The India office market has seen a dearth of supply in the recent past. The demand has been consistent over the years with a …

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Real Estate vs Mutual Funds

In this article, we compare investment in Real Estate vs Mutual Funds. Real Estate price trends across various major cities such as Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Pune, Hyderabad and Kolkata are analyzed. Residential Market in India The Indian residential market has breached new lows in terms of supply and sales for every successive year of this …

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Investment Options for NRI’s in India

Looking for investing in India? Even though the traditional sources like PPF and NSC being closed, other opportunities are still available for investment. Few of many investment options for NRI’s in India are FD’s, Real Estate, Mutual Funds and Direct Investing in Stock Markets. Let’s discuss each of this to understand which one is the …

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