Sanjeev Sinha

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5 smart ways to get FREE insurance cover up to Rs 50 lakh

There are many financial products which come with an add-on insurance benefit. Once you become aware of it, then it can help you in a big way.

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Demand for affordable housing to remain strong, but will luxury housing also see an upsurge?

Affordable housing will remain the dominant segment in the coming years with a total of 10 million PMAY (U) units to be delivered by 2020 itself. However, what about luxury housing?

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ITR Filing 2019: 5 common mistakes in filing income tax return which may cost you dearly

Income Tax Return 2019: Tax filing mistakes may not only make one's tax return invalid, but sometimes may also make one liable for penalty and prosecution, depending upon the nature of mistakes.

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RERA is beneficial for buyers, has changed the dynamics of real estate in India: Li Qiongjia

In an exclusive interview, Li Qiongjia, Director, Risland (North India), talks about the Indian real estate market and shares his business outlook.

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Real estate says rate cut welcome, but not good enough to boost housing

Real estate needed a deeper rate cut to make a significant difference to both the mid-income and affordable housing segments.

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Real Estate Investment: Will circle rate reduction give Noida an edge over Gurugram?

The UP government has recently slashed the circle rates of residential and commercial properties in Gautam Buddh Nagar, comprising of essentially four regions such as Noida, Greater Noida, Dadri and Jewar.

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Fixed deposits of Commercial Banks Vs Small Finance Banks: Which one should you go for?

Some of the banks are offering returns up to 9% on their regular FDs, which can go up to 9.5% in case of senior citizen FDs. However, which one is a better choice for you?

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ITR efiling 2019-20: Heard complaints of too many changes in ITR forms, talk of date extension? Here’s CBDT clarification

There are complaints on social media that numerous changes in some of the ITR forms have been made recently, owing to which taxpayers are facing difficulties in filing their income tax returns.

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Model Tenancy Act 2019: 10 things about Tenancy Act every landlord and tenant should know

It is believed that the Model Tenancy Act, 2019 will help overhaul the legal framework vis-à-vis rental housing across India and may also give a boost to private participation in this segment.

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Cheap homes era over? Here’s what buyers should do with data showing housing prices going up

After a long time, housing prices are said to have started rising again. However, is this really the case or there is more to it than meets the eye?

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Budget 2019: Six Budget incentives, new tax rules for common man you need to know

Union Budget 2019 India: The Budget proved to be a big disappointment for taxpayers. However, it has provided some incentives to the common man. Here's a look at 6 such incentives and new tax rules.

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Budget 2019: Taxpayers beware! FM Sitharaman wants you to mandatorily file ITR on high value transactions

Budget 2019 India: It may be noted that currently, a person other than a company or a firm is required to furnish ITR only if his total income exceeds the maximum amount not chargeable to tax, subject to certain exceptions.

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Budget 2019: From changes in tax slabs to increase in home loan deduction limit, here’s what common man wants FM to do

Budget 2019 India: The first change which many people are expecting may be in the income tax slab rates.

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Budget 2019: From easing of ECB norms to industry status, real estate seeks big sops from Budget

Budget 2019 India: With both banks and NBFCs unwilling to lend to the sector, easing of ECB (external commercial borrowing) norms would provide some relief to a cash-strapped industry and help tide over the liquidity crunch t

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Budget 2019: Should there be no income tax in India? Here’s what tax experts say

Union Budget 2019: During the time of demonetisation, there was some talk around abolishing income tax and bringing a consumption-based tax system. However, is it a good idea?

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Budget 2019: Will income tax slabs and rates for individual taxpayers be revised in FM Nirmala Sitharaman’s maiden budget?

The Union Budget 2019 is going to be presented soon and with this there are expectations galore that some tax relief must be given to the common man. However, will that happen?

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Budget 2019: Before FM Nirmala Sitharaman presents new budget, here are key changes in income tax rules made in Interim Budget this year

The Union Budget 2019 is scheduled to be presented soon on July 5, and with this all eyes are set on the newly-appointed Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

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Motor insurance to cost more as IRDAI hikes TP insurance premium for cars, two-wheelers

IRDAI has finally decided to revise the premium rates for Motor Third Party insurance for the current financial year, i.e. 2019-20.

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More power to you over builders; Now, get refund for delayed possession of house

The NCDRC has recently ruled that buyers can seek refund from the developer if the possession of the house or flat is delayed beyond one year.

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Is EPF alone good enough for your retirement? Find out before income falls short in your lean years

While the phenomenon of falling interest rates is very encouraging for investments and economy as a whole, it raises concerns over the sustainability of high fixed return instruments like EPF.

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Buying second home from the same developer is a big No-No for many buyers now; Here’s why

In some markets, buyers said they will not consider buying a property from the same developer, clearly giving an indication that they are not satisfied with their developer.

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Good news taxpayers! Date of allotment of house will be treated as date of acquisition, rules ITAT

When an under-construction property is acquired, it is always a subject matter of controversy between the taxpayer and the tax department while determining the holding period of the property to compute capital gain.

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Good News! Now, builder can’t force his clauses on home buyers, rules Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has held that terms of a contract will not be final and binding if it is shown that the flat purchasers had no option but to sign on the dotted line.

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Tax Saving FD: A better investment option for the risk averse to earn high return and save taxes

There are a plethora of tax-saving options in the market that can enable a customer increase savings and preserve wealth, and the tax-saving fixed deposit is one of the safest bets.

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Credit Card Alert! 7 types of people who should NEVER have a credit card

While credit cards may prove to be one's best friend in times of crisis, they can also turn into one's worst enemy if used recklessly.

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What is driving the growth of co-working space in India?

Flexible workplaces in India are growing at a rapid pace, with flexi operators leasing the highest ever in 2018.

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Top 10 office micromarkets that witnessed maximum YoY rental value growth in Q4 2018

Buoyant leasing activity coupled with a decline in supply infusion led to rental value appreciation of 7.1%-16.3% in select micromarkets across cities, as per Colliers Research.

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