Supreme Court orders demolition of Supertech twin towers in Noida

Ordering the demolition of the 40-storey residential towers of Supertech in Noida, the Supreme Court on August 31 condemned the “dubious dealings” entered into by builders and authorities in metros across the country in brazen violation of the laws while showing scant concern about either the safety of the environment or the welfare of residents. … Read more

DLF sells 90 independent floors for Rs 300 cr, plans more such projects

In Gurugram and plans to launch more such projects as demand for premium residential properties has revived in last few months. The company plans to launch independent floors in DLF Phase I-IV at Gurugram, New Gurugram and Panchkula among others. “Recently we launched 88 residences in form of premium independent floors (at a price point … Read more

Realty firms see jump in enquiries and purchases by Gulf-based NRIs

Job losses in gulf countries after the Covid-19 spread, falling oil prices, and the security of owning a house in one’s native country are driving the trend, say many developers Business Standard spoke to. From the UAE alone, some 150,000 Indians registered to repatriated, of which 25 per cent cited job losses as a reason … Read more

HDFC pitches for one-time loan recast for realty projects

Mumbai: Ahead of the presentation of the Union Budget 2020-21, largest pure play home financier HDFC on Tuesday pitched for a one-time loan recast for realty projects. Its Chairman Deepak Parekh said lenders are not able to write new loans for projects because a new borrowing by an entity which is already a non performing … Read more