Tag: Real

Donald Trump says buying Greenland ‘a large real estate deal’

President Donald Trump says the idea of buying Greenland from Denmark came up in conversations within his administration and that it’s essentially “a large real estate deal.” The semi-autonomous territory of Denmark has said it’s not for sale. In remarks to reporters on Sunday, Trump cast…

Fix real estate mess to house growth

On July 23, the Supreme Court of India directed government-owned National Building Construction Company to take over 42,000 unfinished projects of realtors Amrapali Group in the National Capital Region. A week after the SC ruling, the relevant questions popped up. Does NBCC have the money required to…

NoBroker.com offers real estate services free of cost in Hyderabad

NoBroker.com, a customer-to-customer real estate portal, is offering brokerage-free real estate services in Hyderabad. The platform lists residential as well as commercial properties for rent/buy/sell. “A large percentage of the new-age consumers do not appreciate the age-old ways of finding a home through property brokers and…

Real estate investments: Commercial segment emerges winner

Despite the turbulence in the residential real estate market in many Indian cities, the investment climate, particularly for institutional investments, has remained robust over the past three years, a report states. Reforms such as the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, the Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Amended…

Niranjan Hiranandani announces son Darshan as successor to his real estate empire

Property tycoon Niranjan Hiranandani has announced son Darshan Hiranandani as successor to his multi-billion dollar real estate business spanning residential, commercial, warehousing and other segments. Holding a masters degree with a major in entrepreneurship and finance from the Rochester Institute of Technology, 36-year-old Darshan already heads…

Foreign Investment In U.S. Real Estate Plunges

Most foreign purchases were in Florida. GETTY The U.S. housing market has hit another stumbling block, as purchases of homes by foreign buyers dropped a dramatic 36%, according to a report by the National Association of Realtors. The data comes from an annual survey of residential purchases…