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Brief detail about real estate? what is the oppertunity in this sector?

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Asked by Himanshu Singh, 29 May '10 12:14 am
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The Indian real estate sector plays a significant role in the country's economy. The real estate sector is second only to agriculture in terms of employment generation and contributes heavily towards the gross domestic product (GDP). Almost five per cent of the country's GDP is contributed to by the housing sector. In the next five years, this contribution to the GDP is expected to rise to 6 per cent.
Almost 80 per cent of real estate developed in India is residential space, the rest comprises of offices, shopping malls, hotels and hospitals. According to the Tenth Five Year Plan, there is a shortage of 22.4 million dwelling units. Thus, over the next 10 to 15 years, 80 to 90 million housing dwelling units will have to be constructed with a majority of them catering to middle- and lower-income groups.

Moreover, India leads the pack of top real estate investment markets in Asia for 2010, according to a study by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and Urban Land Institute, a global non-prof ...more
Answered by Pardeep kapoor, 29 May '10 12:55 am

 
  
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Gold and Real estate are very traditional investment avenues. Gold has evolved from its traditional investing and found its place in the modern sophisticated investment world via Gold ETFs. Similarly Real estate is also emerging as an investor friendly avenue with less hassle via PMS route or private equity route. Have you ever thought of investing in real estate will one day be as simple as investing in mutual funds? If no please read on.

http://holisticinvestment.in/real-estate-investment

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Answered by RAMALINGAM, 15 Feb '13 11:30 am

 
  
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The real estate sector in India is on a growth path. The development in the real estate market encompasses growth in both commercial and residential spheres. Further, it has been estimated that there would be shortage of 26.53 million houses during the Eleventh Five Year Plan (2007-12), which provides a big investment opportunity, according to a report by the Technical Group on Estimation of Housing Shortage. The popularity of the Indian real estate sector is also highlighted by a report Emerging trends in Real Estate in Asia Pacific 2011 published by PriceWaterhouseCoopers and Urban Land Institute. The report focuses on various places where developers such as Ansal Properties and Omaxe are building commercial and residential developments. These places include Jodhpur, Agra, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, and Rajasthan among other
Answered by anil garg, 27 Jan '12 11:53 am

 
  
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Its a great business for present time........
and gives you as per your expectation...................
Source: www.home4sure.com
Answered by Pooja, 18 Dec '10 11:45 am

 
  
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Oppurtunity is great for the simple reason that demand for real estate (residential units) will always exceed supply for our ever increasing URBAN population. Highest working population in the world with disposable income means affordability of housing loans and thus demand of large population is fulfilled partially. It is an important part of a persons investment portfolio as it gives the necessary diversification in overall Asset Allocation of that individual.
Answered by Kuldeep Khatau, 29 May '10 05:03 am

 
  
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