Private equity firms sense big opportunity in last-mile real estate funding

Private equity firms sense big opportunity in last-mile real estate funding

Mumbai: Private equity (PE) firms are increasingly looking at capitalizing on the growing requirement of last-mile funding by real estate developers, considering that the prolonged slump in the residential segment has been aggravated by the ongoing liquidity crisis. Several private equity...
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Under-construction real estate now attractive. 9 things home buyers should check

Under-construction real estate now attractive. 9 things home buyers should check

The real estate sector was in a slowdown for the past 4-5 years, but its problems got aggravated in 2019 following the liquidity crisis triggered by the collapse of IL&FS. “Due to the liquidity crisis, NBFCs have reduced funding to...
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How to check the financial health of a real estate project

How to check the financial health of a real estate project

NEW DELHI: With Indian real estate sector reeling under the pressure of delayed and stalled housing projects, it has become imminent for home buyers to check their financial health to avoid any uncertainty regarding its completion. “It is very importan...
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Lenders seek priority tag for loans under real estate fund

Lenders seek priority tag for loans under real estate fund

MUMBAI : Lenders want a senior, secured charge on the assets they fund under the recently proposed ₹25,000-crore real estate fund that aims to revive stalled projects, said the head of a large public sector bank. Speaking on condition of anonymity, the ba...
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Stocks of real estate companies and NBFCs rise

Stocks of real estate companies and NBFCs rise

Mumbai: Shares of non-banking finance companies and real estate players gained on Thursday after finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced an alternate investment fund (AIF) to help the real estate sector finish pending housing projects. Analysts said ...
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Rs 25,000 crore fund should help ease realty distress, lift stocks

Rs 25,000 crore fund should help ease realty distress, lift stocks

In a long-awaited booster package for the realty sector, the government on Wednesday announced the setting up of a Rs 25,000 crore alternative investment fund (AIF), aimed at providing relief to developers with unfinished projects to ensure delivery of homes...
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