Navneeta Srivastava

Articles By Navneeta Srivastava

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Why monsoon is more important for markets than ‘Brexit’ or ‘Rexit’

Experts have said that more than Rexit- a term used for Raghuram Rajan's exit as RBI Governor- Brexit, GST passage and monsoon progress will affect the stock markets sentiments.

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Rexit impact: How strong will be the Indian rupee after Raghuram Rajan

It will be clear in coming days as who will replace Raghuram Rajan as RBI governor after September but any announcement on this will be weighed by the stock markets.

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Homebuyers alert! Hyderabad, Ahmedabad could be good realty bets in FY17

Hyderabad and Ahmedabad, which are suitably placed for better performance in FY17m, are among the major cities which largely remains affordable and have reasonable inventory overhang.

Muted growth in rentals in Delhi-NCR in first half of 2016

GST passage hopes rekindled; 5 sectors to be impacted

Hopes about passage of Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill were rekindled after the indirect tax reform proposal got an overwhelming support at the meeting of the empowered committee (EC) of state finance ministers in Kolkata.

GST passage hopes: Automobile sector benefits

Knee-jerk or insulated? How Brexit will impact Indian markets, rupee

The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty fell for the third straight session on Monday on renewed worries about the impact of Britain’s June 23 referendum ahead of US Fed meet.

Sensex, Nifty open strong

Luxury apartments in Delhi-NCR: Are they worth investing amid slowdown?

The luxury housing segment within the realty sector has remained under pressure over the last few years. Experts predict a rebound in coming times when business confidence improves along with a revival in the economy.

Homebuyers getting a good deal! From service tax ruling to penalty on builders, 5 steps that empower them

In the recent past, there have been many steps and rulings that have brought in some hope for homebuyers and the shift has moved from developer-centric to consumer-centric.

Is it the right time to invest in real estate market? 4 factors that can help homebuyers

No service tax on under-construction home purchase; builders may tweak pricing after Delhi HC ruling

The Delhi High Court’s June 3 ruling that flat buyers will not be subjected to service tax by a builder/promoter/developer for acquiring a flat in a complex, which is under construction or development may prompt homebuyers

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RBI monetary policy review: ‘Disappointed’ real estate sector seeks lower home loan rates

RBI monetary policy: The real estate sector has expressed disappointment over Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan’s decision not to cut the repo rate.

Mid-segment favourite among home buyers in first half of 2016 in Delhi-NCR, affordable housing declines

RBI monetary policy review: Housing sector expects 25 bps repo rate cut, lower EMIs

RBI monetary policy review: Housing sector is expecting a 25 basis rate cut will boost the sluggish realty sector and create renewed interest in home buying.

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New mutual fund redemption rule: 5 things investors should know

In an investor friendly move, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) this week directed set of rules on circumstances under which asset management companies can restrict redemption and such moves should be immediat

What you must know about eKYC in mutual funds

Lucknow real estate to get a boost with ‘Smart city’ tag; should you invest and where?

Like other cities, Lucknow also has its share of unsold inventories, but it is still in a relatively better position compared to other cities.

2 years of Modi govt: Is ‘Housing for All’, ‘Affordable Housing’ enough for the real estate sector?

2 years of Modi government: In the recent past, the passing of the long-pending Real Estate Regulatory Bill was seen as a great victory for the Indian real estate sector and has got a thumbs up from almost all the experts. 

Residential rentals to have minimal impact on govt’s rebuilding plan in Delhi

Smart cities gets 13 new names; Lucknow tops followed by Warangal, Dharamshala

Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu while releasing the list of 13 new cities said the initiative will involve an announcement of Rs 80,789 crore.

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5 things home buyers should keep in mind amid project delays

Prospective buyers can still opt to invest in delayed projects provided there is a renewed visibility in terms of achieving revised timelines because of a fresh source of funding, change in management, etc.

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Residential real estate in for a rebound this year, 5 factors that may help

India's realty sector, especially residential sector, which has been witnessing slowdown since last couple of years is set to rebound from October onwards on overall economic scenario.

Real estate - residential prices

Affordable housing: Developers bet big as prices come down

Affordable housing units witnessed declined 36 per cent in first quarter of 2016 in comparison to first quarter of 2014 as realty developers focused on attracting buyers with smaller sizes.

Affordable housing - prices

Jaypee Group penalised for home delivery delay; homebuyers can hope for better times

The NCDRC has directed Jaypee Group to give the possession of the homes to Kalypso Court buyers within three months (by July 21), or pay Rs 5,000 per flat per day if projects are not delivered in 90 days.

Mumbai real estate prices may rise 6% in 2016 against slow 3.3% in 2015

The Mumbai residential prices, including Thane and Navi Mumbai, saw a price rise of 2.8 per cent in 2015 in comparison to 5 per cent in 2014.

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Mumbai may see softening of housing prices on higher FSI, say experts

Experts say that hike in the floor space index, if implemented, may lead to a softening of prices for an unaffordable market like Mumbai by creation of more housing.

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Bengaluru real estate a good bet, here is why and where to invest

Bengaluru real estate: Due to good market drivers - IT/ITes sector- which ensures strong macro-economic dynamics, most home buyers find Bengaluru a perfect place to settle and retire.

Bengaluru real estate in 2016 - where to invest

Operating at ‘rock bottom’ prices, lowering possible in Mumbai, say realty players

Real estate players say that they are already operating at ‘rock-bottom prices’ with some claiming they are operating below their cost price.

Real estate showing revival, home buyers going for 1 BHK and Studio apartments

Quality malls may see a rise in 2016, says report

The year 2016 may bring in cheer for India's realty retail sector with PE investment into retail properties expected to be in the range of $75-80 mn as compared to $39 mn in 2015.

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OPEC warns on oil ‘oversupply’ ahead of crunch Doha meeting

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries said in its April monthly report that oil prices rose more than 20 per cent in March, continuing a slow recovery from the huge drop of 2014-15.

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Availing home loan! Should you wait for lower rates post RBI policy review?

Financial advisors and home loan providers feel it may be wise to go ahead and seal the deal instead of waiting, unless you are planning to go in for a fixed rate loan.

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Home, auto loan EMIs set to fall post 25 bps repo rate cut by RBI

Realty experts welcomed the RBI move to cut the repo rate by 25 bps and called it a positive step that will assist the sector.

Planning to buy home insurance? Things you should be aware of

Noida emerging as top realty destination in NCR, should you invest?

It is not just the home-buyers who are increasingly getting attracted towards Noida and Greater Noida. Big business houses, start-ups and even PSU's are building permanent base in Noida, adding value to the region.

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