Housing sector

MDC Stock: Struggling Housing Sector May Present Opportunity

D. Lentz/iStock via Getty Images “Don’t handicap your children by making their lives easier.” -Robert A. Heinlein The last time we looked in depth MDC Holdings (NYSE: MDC) this summer, the outlook for the housing market has been much more robust. However, this part of the economy is taking gas as the average 30-year mortgage […]

Housing sector

Housing sector backs super withdrawal program amid affordability challenges

Housing and real estate industry associations have hailed the Coalition’s commitment to allowing would-be homeowners to dip into their retirement accounts to enter the property market, even though market onlookers say the policy would worsen the accessibility crisis it is supposed to alleviate. During the official Liberal Party campaign launch on Sunday, Prime Minister Scott […]

Housing sector

Kenya: GIZ unveils new program to support start-ups in the housing sector

Nairobi – Entrepreneurs in the housing sector have the opportunity to grow their businesses and attract funding from investors through the GIZ-supported Affordable Housing Startup Acceleration Programme. The program, which is managed by Pangea Accelerator in partnership with Integration Consulting Group and Afroscope Consulting, aims to find, train and support 25 entrepreneurs operating within a […]

Housing sector

GIZ unveils new program to support start-ups in the housing sector

NAIROBI, Kenya, 12 May – Entrepreneurs in the housing sector have the opportunity to grow their businesses and attract funding from investors through the GIZ-supported Affordable Housing Startup Acceleration Programme. The program, which is managed by Pangea Accelerator in partnership with Integration Consulting Group and Afroscope Consulting, aims to find, train and support 25 entrepreneurs […]

Housing sector

How ETFs let you get into the housing business without a heavy investment

Cameron Dawson and Matthew Tuttle provide stock market advice on “Making Money”. If you want to track a specific index – like the housing sector – you might consider buying an ETF or “exchange-traded fund”, which is an investment product that is a collection of bonds, stocks or other assets, similar to a mutual. funds. […]

Housing sector

challenges in the housing sector | PNG Loop

According to findings gathered through research by Dr Lindsay Kutan of the PNG National Research Institute, these challenges reflect the absence of a comprehensive national housing policy. The report revealed that there is no clear direction from government and responsible housing agencies in providing adequate and affordable housing in urban areas. Dr Kutan said that […]

Housing sector

The housing industry is pushing for a small solution to a big problem

Facilitating the construction of tiny homes and grandma’s apartments is one of the quickest solutions sought to help hundreds of Sunshine Coast residents who have nowhere to stay. A Sunshine Coast Housing and Homelessness Network (SCHHN) workshop – the first since the pandemic – took place this week to develop an “action plan” for the […]

Housing sector

Ghana: Exploring huge opportunities in the housing sector… Yofi Grant urges the private sector

The Ghana Investment Promotion Center (GIPC) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) have urged the private sector to explore the immense opportunities in the housing and infrastructure sectors in Ghana, using insights from the investor map of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The call was made during the third edition of the SDG Investor […]

Housing sector

Facilitate the establishment of assembly plants for the housing sector

The government is asked to facilitate the creation of assembly factories for the production of materials Stakeholders in the building and construction sector have called on the government to facilitate the establishment of assembly plants for the production of materials needed for the housing sector. They said that such a move, as is done in […]

Housing sector

Ghanaian government urged to facilitate establishment of assembly plants for housing sector

Share this with more people! Stakeholders in the building and construction sector have called on the government to facilitate the establishment of assembly plants for the production of materials needed by the housing industry. They said that such a move, as is done in the automotive sector, would help reduce the cost of materials and, […]

Housing sector

Bahrain invests BD 3.3 billion in social housing sector | THE DAILY TRIBUNE

TDT | manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Government initiatives and investments in the social housing sector are valued at 3.3 billion Bahraini dinars, the housing minister said yesterday. This information came as Housing Minister Basem Al Hamer was speaking at the United Nations General Assembly high-level meeting held at the UN headquarters in New […]

Housing sector

The government wants to work with the private sector to improve the housing sector

play the videoMinister of Public Works and Housing, Francis Asenso-Boakye Government offers tax incentives to private developers Housing deficit reduced from 2 million to 1.8 million units The urban population of Ghana is 57% of the total population, Asenso-Boakye The Minister of Public Works and Housing, Francis Asenso-Boakye, noted that the government is working with […]

Housing sector

Scotland’s housing sector can build back better – Diana MacLean

The number of new homes being built in Scotland fell to the lowest level for over 70 years in 2020. Those of us in the Scottish housing industry would do well to wonder about the second half of this statement. Earlier this year, exclusive analysis by Riverside Scotland for The Scotsman showed the number of […]

Housing sector

Net Zero: Challenges for the social housing sector

The Scottish Parliament has set a target for Scotland to become a net zero carbon country, society and economy by 2045. Heat inside buildings accounts for around a fifth of all carbon emissions. Scotland’s greenhouse gases, making the housing sector a key element in the drive to reach net zero. The Scottish Government has published […]

Housing sector

Federal budget gives a lifeline to ailing co-op housing sector

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland tables the federal budget in the House of Commons in Ottawa on April 7.Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press The long-neglected co-op housing sector received a major boost in the federal government’s 2022 budget, but given the scale of the affordability challenge in Canada, some are hoping it’s just the start of something […]

Housing sector

PCIP can be a game-changer for housing sector procurement

Kingdom and Glasgow West Housing Association talk about their positive experiences with the PCIP Public procurement is a valuable function that is carried out across the public sector – and it is assessed, measured and improved by the Procurement and Trade Improvement Program (PCIP). Excel Scotland offers a PCIP assessment to each of Scotland’s 32 […]

Housing sector

Senior housing sector continues to recover: CBRE

The greatest investment opportunity. Graphic courtesy of CBRE A CBRE A survey has found that the senior housing sector is expected to experience an increase in rental rates and residences in 2022. The same survey established that senior housing residence could return to pre-COVID levels in the 18 months. The majority of investors (82%) believe […]

Housing sector

Housing sector: RBI policy is positive for the housing sector

Policy announcements from the Reserve Bank of India on Friday are likely to boost the housing sector in two ways. First, the regulator extended for a year the liberal standards for the housing sector introduced during the pandemic. This step can facilitate a higher flow of credit to purchase individual homes. Governor Das said the […]

Housing sector

LISA ROBERTS: The undersized affordable housing sector is further squeezed by the construction boom

LISA ROBERTS • Guest review Lisa Roberts is a former MP, former journalist, and present-day consultant who works to help build off-market housing. She served as NDP housing critic, following four different responsible ministers. About 20 years ago, Northwood opened Almon Place, a 66-unit building in Halifax with bachelor, one- and two-bedroom apartments for seniors. […]

Housing sector

Retirement home sector rebounds as investor interest grows

Supported by strong long-term demand and heightened investor interest, the senior housing sector is now fully in recovery mode, according to the fifth annual report from JLL’s Valuation Advisory Group. Senior Housing Investor Survey and Insights. The survey also found that investors are bullish on the housing and aged care sector due to the predicted […]

Housing sector

Nuveen and Preferred Homes enter the UK affordable housing sector

Nuveen Real Estate, one of the world’s largest investment managers, has announced plans to enter the UK affordable housing sector on behalf of the TIAA General Account in a joint venture with Preferred Homes Limited (“PHL”), a for-profit registered provider of affordable housing, backed by Ashbourne Capital Partners (“ACP”), the UK-based property asset management firm. […]

Housing sector

Government cites active role of women in housing sector

(Image courtesy of DHSUD) MANILA – The Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) on Thursday pledged to continue advocating for safe spaces for women in the housing sector. At the culmination of Women’s Month, DHSUD celebrated three “Deserving Women Leaders” of Homeowners Associations (HOAs) – in recognition “of their notable contributions and remarkable […]

Housing sector

Nuveen enters the affordable housing sector in the UK

Nuveen Real Estate has announced its intention to enter the UK affordable housing sector on behalf of the TIAA General Account in a joint venture with Preferred Homes Limited (“PHL”), a for-profit registered provider of affordable housing, backed by Ashbourne Capital Partners (“ACP”), the UK-based real estate asset management company. The joint venture has identified […]

Housing sector

Strata housing sector can help achieve net zero emissions

“It doesn’t mean they have to install the chargers, but they can facilitate the infrastructure capacity of the premises, so that the strata can set up these facilities,” he said. “Right now, there’s so much talk about the energy crisis and energy security, and the strata sector is big enough to put in place innovative […]

Housing sector

Mirvac targets co-housing sector as rental pipeline swells

Cohabitation typically includes shared amenities such as laundry rooms, kitchens, and living areas. It has had mixed success in Australia – operator Hmlet fled Australia last year leaving a trail of debt – but others like Asia-based Dash Living have entered the market. Mr Penklis said the appeal of co-living was that it would create […]

Housing sector

Michael Gove continues a frosty relationship with the housing sector

The enduring love affair between the Conservative Party and the homebuilding industry may be on the rocks, judging by comments from government minister Michael Gove. Speaking at the Conservative Environment Network forum, the Secretary of State for Leveling Up, Housing and Communities said he was “not particularly popular with developers at the moment”, attributing his […]

Housing sector

CSU could buy Edge as investment surges in student housing sector

The Edge on Euclid, the 11-story structure located at 1750 Euclid Ave. in Cleveland, looks set to change hands to become Cleveland State University. It is one of three deals in the area to revive the nascent apartment sector. A certificate that signals a buyer’s intended purchase of residential or commercial property, filed Feb. 18 […]

Housing sector

The housing sector towards stagflation?

Now the Russian-Ukrainian war has made steel rods, cement and tiles even more expensive March 16, 2022, 11:50 p.m. Last modification: March 17, 2022, 1:36 p.m. What happens when the housing market heads into stagflation? Prices soar as inventories stagnate. This is the situation prevailing in the housing market in Bangladesh, causing headaches for builders […]

Housing sector

The true cost of Gove’s new coating policy on the housing sector | On point

By Joey Gardin2022-03-16T07:00:00 Michael Gove’s January announcement that homebuilders will pay the £4billion siding repair bill triggered a two-month share price slump. But is it the overreaction of the City or a real fall in fortunes? Joey Gardiner Reporting It’s been a rollercoaster ride for a few years for UK residential developers, with the […]

Housing sector

Obstacles to housing renovation in the social housing sector

Gail Scholes, Local Authority Leader, Zenerguiexamines the ‘social anxiety’ of home renovations, how it will affect the most vulnerable and how we can overcome these issues With 28.1 million households in the UK, the challenge of achieving Net Zero is significant. We need a retrofit solution that decarbonizes at scale and is affordable. The cost […]

Housing sector

No “dropout” in the housing sector

Dear Editor, News in the housing sector improves almost daily. This latest house lot blast for Guyanese took place at the Guyana National Stadium in Providence, East Bank Demerara, and this phase was part of the Grove/Diamond Block-1 housing estate and was allocated to middle, middle and high income citizens . I was reading that […]

Housing sector

How does the housing sector react to rising interest rates and falling supply?

Pierre Debbas, managing partner of Romer Debbas LLP, discusses how real estate investors should position themselves with the Fed predicting a rate hike in March, and how the real estate sector will change once the world fully reopens. What were the main real estate trends that emerged from 2021? Ironically, being in the […]

Housing sector

10 tips from leaders in the housing industry

As housing associations adapt to the post-Covid-19 era, the sector’s operating models are changing. Alistair Sharpe-Neal of Campbell Tickell and Ian Wright of the Disruptive Innovators Network present ten important operational transformation lessons that housing leaders should reflect on in the wake of the pandemic-induced crisis. 1) Covid-19 can be a catalyst for lasting changeThe […]

Housing sector

Making housing an engine of growth

Published: March 12, 2022 9:44:33 p.m. No one would disagree with declaring housing a “push” sector so that it eventually becomes an engine of growth. The suggestion, however, is not centered on traditional housing which caters primarily to the wealthy and middle class. It places particular emphasis on meeting the housing needs of low-income people. […]

Housing sector

Inside Housing – Insight – Habitat Week: the sector takes stock after a new fire in a skyscraper

A weekly roundup of the most important headlines for housing professionals A firefighter tackles the Relay Building blaze in Aldgate East (Picture: Alamy) dividing lines A weekly roundup of the most important headlines for #UKhousing housing professionals Good afternoon. When footage of a fire broke out on one of the highest floors of the Relay […]

Housing sector

Housing sector warns that no progress has been made on abandoning the use of EWS1 forms | News

Housing and property bosses have warned the government that no progress has been made in moving to a more proportionate approach to flat assessments, two months after the government announced measures to tackle to the problem. The Homebuilders Federation, the British Property Federation and the Housing Forum warned this week in a joint letter to […]

Housing sector

India’s aging population presents the housing sector with a tremendous opportunity for growth

The demand for senior living units is currently estimated at just 5.6 lakh, but it is expected to reach 1.2 million households by 2025, too large a number to ignore from a business perspective. India may be a nation driven by its youth, but the proverbial wheels of change are already in motion, and soon […]

Housing sector

Inside Housing – Insight – Housing Week: Sector shows solidarity with Ukraine

A weekly roundup of the most important headlines for housing professionals Image: Getty dividing lines A weekly roundup of the most important headlines for #UKhousing housing professionals Good afternoon, Events in Ukraine over the past week have been difficult to follow. The images of the country’s major cities like Kyiv and Kharkiv being bombarded, while […]

Housing sector

Rising material prices cripple construction in the housing sector

Santiago, DR. Rising prices for cement and other building materials increased construction costs with its consequences of paralysis of small cities. In this regard, Landy Colón, president of the Cibao Home Builders and Developers Association (Aprocovici), said that the situation significantly affects the sector. According to Colón, at the start of the pandemic in 2020 […]

Housing sector

Housing sector on track to rebound amid pandemic—SHDA

LA Subdivision and Housing Developers Association, Inc. (SHDA) reported that the performance of the housing sector has improved over the past two years and the positive outlook will continue amid the ensuing Covid-19 pandemic. . According to SHDA National Chairman May P. Rodriguez, growth in the residential segment of the real estate industry declined during […]

Housing sector

Calls grow for urgent housing reform from housing industry

More than 40 housing charities, frontline organizations and leading local authorities have united to call on the government to clean up exempt housing, an under-regulated form of supported housing that has been plagued by exploitation, corruption and profit. The social justice charity Commonweal Housing and the Local Government Association […]

Housing sector

Government urged to expedite laws to streamline housing sector in Uganda

Kampala: The Ugandan government has been urged to fast-track a policy that will regulate the housing sector to incentivize the private sector to invest in quality, low-cost homes that the majority of Ugandans can afford. According to Uganda’s Financial Sector Development Strategy (FSDS), the country has a housing deficit of Shs 1.6 million, with an […]

Housing sector

Sheffield council leader joins call for reform of ‘unregulated’ housing sector affecting 1,500 people in the city

There were 1,550 people living in Sheffield in such accommodation in 2018, with numbers rising dramatically, and Councilor Terry Fox, Leader of Sheffield City Council, has put his name to the call for urgent reform. Social justice charity Commonweal Housing and the Local Government Association (LGA) have written a joint open letter urging the government […]

Housing sector

No serious disruption in housing sector — Villar Group – Manila Bulletin

BRIA Homes, a property development subsidiary of the country’s top property developer, Villar Group, said the housing sector has not suffered severe disruption despite the prolonged pandemic. In a statement, BRIA Homes said that throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, Philippine real estate has not suffered severe disruptions as some might have expected. “Homebuilders continue to report […]

Housing sector

The housing sector facing the crisis: REHAB

Bangladesh Real Estate and Housing Association Chairman Alamgir Shamsul Alamin speaks during a press conference held at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in the city on Saturday. REHAB Vice Presidents Kamal Mahmud and Shohel Rana were also present. — New Age Photo Property agents across the country on Saturday expressed deep concern over a government […]

Housing sector

The housing sector escapes the pandemic blues

While the pandemic has had a negative impact on most business sectors, contrary to common perception, the housing sector in bangalore did not suffer, reveals the Economic Survey 2021-22 The survey indicates that house prices rose during the first and second waves of covid-19, contrary to expectations that they would fall. It indicates that there […]

Housing sector

Ventas’ fourth quarter results improve as senior housing sector recovers from pandemic (NYSE:VTR)

Ridofranz/iStock via Getty Images Sales (NYSE: VCR) Fourth quarter results reflected the recovery in the retirement home industry as rates and revenues increased for the first time since the start of the pandemic. Same-store revenue increased 3.3% year-over-year on higher occupancy and stronger pricing. Its forecast for the first quarter of normalized FFO per share […]

Housing sector

NSS will have a big impact in the low cost housing sector – Dr. Adutwum

Education Minister Dr Adutwum tours the NSS facility Education Minister Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum has said that the National Service Scheme (NSS) venturing into the building sector will be a game changer in securing low cost housing for the nation. He explained that with the abundance of expertise at his disposal, the move stands a […]

Housing sector

Russians have warned of a new type of fraud in the housing sector

In Russia, a new type of fraud in housing and communal services has appeared: muggers disguised as locksmiths come on call and offer to fix door locks. The Izvestia warned of the risks of being deceived by fake employees of housing and communal services. We are talking about cases where citizens search the Internet for […]

Housing sector

The housing sector under the PRRD reaches its highest level in four decades

DHSUD SPIN 3. Secretary Eduardo del Rosario leads the third anniversary launch event for the founding of the Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development in his central office auditorium in Quezon City, Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. The three-day celebration will focus on the theme “Providing decent housing for Filipino families”. (Photo courtesy of DHSUD) […]

Housing sector

Government keen on passage of Condominium Bill to regulate housing sector – Minister

Economic news for Monday, February 14, 2022 Source: www.ghanaweb.com 2022-02-14 Minister of Public Works and Housing, Francis Asenso-Boakye Condominium bill to regulate shared and common spaces The condominium bill has yet to receive Cabinet approval Real estate agency bill in sight Public Works and Housing Minister Francis Asenso-Boakye has given assurances that the government is […]

Housing sector

The housing sector under the PRRD reaches its highest level in four decades

DHSUD SPIN 3. Secretary Eduardo del Rosario leads the third anniversary launch event for the founding of the Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development in his central office auditorium in Quezon City, Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. The three-day celebration will focus on the theme “Providing decent housing for Filipino families”. (Photo courtesy of DHSUD) […]

Housing sector

Ecological Survey: Housing Sector in Bangalore Has Performed Well Despite the Pandemic | Bangalore News

BENGALURU: While the pandemic has had a negative impact on most business sectors, contrary to common perception, the housing sector in Bangalore has not suffered, the Economic Survey 2021-22 reveals. The survey indicates that house prices rose during the first and second waves of Covid-19, contrary to expectations that they would fall. It indicates that […]

Housing sector

Leveling up… implications for the housing sector

Yesterday the government’s long-awaited white paper on ‘race up’ was released, discussing some of the geographical disparities and, importantly, the government’s proposed reform of systems and the policy agenda for the coming years to remediate. The definition of its medium-term political objectives, at the heart of this document (alongside priority areas such as health and […]

Housing sector

‘Tough’ ESG targets set for landmark UK housing bond

The real estate sector is an infamous carbon emitter, accounting for around 40% of the UK’s total carbon footprint, according to the UK Green Building Council. Britain also faces a severe shortage of affordable housing, which has been exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic. The country’s property developers are looking to address these issues, increasingly by […]

Housing sector

Housing sector to get off to a slow start in 2022 in northern Saskatchewan

The city of North Battleford also saw a significant year-over-year decline. Last month there were only six sales compared to 19 in January 2021. The entire North Battleford region saw better overall numbers, with 32 sales. This was also down from the previous year, as there were 52 sales. The average price in 2022 was […]

Housing sector

Lagos to crack down on fraudulent activity in housing sector

The Lagos State government has said it will crack down on fraudulent activity in the housing sector to ensure the sanity of the industry. This was announced by the Lagos State Governor’s Special Adviser for Housing, Mrs. Toke Benson-Awoyinka, on Wednesday during an event organized by the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) Construction and Property […]

Housing sector

In Sitharaman’s 2022 budget, Covid-hit housing sector gets a boost

Union Budget 2022: Nirmala Sitharaman announced that Rs 48,000 crore has been allocated for housing projects under the Prime Minister’s Housing Scheme (Representative Image: Shutterstock) Budget 2022: The Center is also looking forward to developing remote areas, with Sitharaman announcing that border villages will be covered by the Vibrant Villages program. As part of this […]

Housing sector

Budget 2022: Rs 48,000 cr disbursed for PMAY to boost the housing sector

The government’s renewed push for greater infrastructure development and massive allocations for the subsidized housing program have applauded the country’s property and construction companies. A budget allocation of Rs 48,000 crore for the Pradhan Mantri Away Yojana (PMAY) has been announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman for the financial year 2022-23 in today’s Union Budget. […]

Housing sector

Economic Survey: COVID restriction affected demand, supply of housing sector

Image Source: PIXABAY.COM Economic Survey: COVID restriction affected demand, supply of housing sector. highlights Demand and supply of residential housing sector was affected by Covid-induced restrictions It revealed that no of unsold residential units have witnessed significant drops during 2nd wave Decline in housing transactions have also been much less during 2nd wave of Covid […]

Housing sector

Expectations of homebuyers and the housing sector from Budget 2022

This year, the budget is expected to provide more incentives for people to buy their own homes. By Atul Monga With record high mortgage interest rates and a sudden surge of remote working, the real estate industry has seen strong growth lately. After a lackluster 2020, 2021 was a real bargain for the housing sector […]

Housing sector

Maxwell Drever Takes Leading Role in Workforce Housing | APN News

Previous story: Top 5 Influential Wildlife Professionals in India Maxwell Drever plays a leading role in the workforce housing sector Posted on January 27, 2022 Amid various misconceptions regarding affordable housing, one of the most prominent is the myth that affordable housing is not a good business option for the community. In reality, the point […]

Housing sector

Sale price up 25% – the housing sector with huge …

According to a buying agent, there has been huge inflation in selling prices in the scarce high-end real estate market. Jess Simpson, who runs Oxfordshire-based Jess Simpson Property Search, defines the high-end property market as comprising properties worth £10million with over 100 acres. This niche saw a 20% year-over-year increase in transactions in 2021, with […]

Housing sector

Development financing agreements concluded for the housing sector amount to $169M for the implementation of 6 projects

Housing of Rawdat al-Sayeda – File CAIRO – January 26, 2022: The Ministry of International Cooperation’s 2021 annual report details development finance agreements concluded for the housing, utilities and local development sector, amounting to $169 million to put implemented 6 projects as part of the Egyptian government’s commitment to expand the implementation of water and […]

Housing sector

Shattered homes: Trouble sets in in booming housing sector

All is well in the homebuilding market. Where is it? The statistics certainly look encouraging. In December, work began on 1.7 million homes, rounding off the best year for housing starts since 2006, by the United States Census Bureau. And this year promises to be no less robust, with permits issued in December to build […]

Housing sector

Could digital twins transform the social housing sector?

Helen Rogers, Director of Housing Products at Global Software Providers Civicexamines the potential of digital twins to deliver a better, safer and greener social housing sector across the UK Every industry knows the importance of digital transformation. From aerospace to construction, automated processes and digital collaboration have quickly gone from a “nice to have” to […]

Housing sector

Urbandoor launches a platform for the multi-family housing sector

United States: Urbandoor has launched what it calls the first platform for booking and managing corporate rentals and extended stays for the multifamily industry. The company says multi-family owners can “sustainably increase the NOI by listing their unoccupied inventory directly to higher-demand bookings such as traveling executives, relocating employees, as well as corporate housing providers […]

Housing sector

Ficci proposes support measures for the housing sector in the budget

Industry chamber Ficci on Wednesday suggested the government grant a 3-4% interest subsidy on home loans and extend the preferential tax rate of 15% to companies investing in technology green, in the next budget. The housing and construction sectors have backward and forward linkages and impact almost 200 sectors and should be given comprehensive support […]

Housing sector

real estate budget: Ficci proposes support measures for the housing sector in Budget

Industry chamber Ficci on Wednesday suggested the government grant a 3-4% interest subsidy on home loans and extend the 15% concessional tax rate to companies investing in technology. green, in the next budget. The housing and construction sectors have backward and forward linkages and impact almost 200 sectors and should be given comprehensive support in […]

Housing sector

Union Budget 2022: Real Estate Sector Expects Dynamic Favorable Policy for Housing Sector, Tax Easing | Real estate news

New Delhi: Pankaj Bansal, Director of M3M India, India’s leading property developer and the largest developer of commercial space in North India, is confident of the rapid recovery of the property sector from the Covid downturn, and is aggressive on FDI inflows into the sector, IANS news agency reported. “The retail segment has been on […]

Housing sector

Banking NPAs, housing sector dynamics, crypto risks: key takeaways from the RBI report

The Reserve Bank of India, in its December 2021 Financial Stability Report, released on Wednesday, maintained that the Indian economy has recovered from the second destructive wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in April-May 2021, and as consumer confidence and business optimism grew. But he also noted that banks’ gross non-performing assets, already large at 6.9% […]

Housing sector

The housing sector will build on this year’s growth in 2022

Falling mortgage rates, awareness of the need for housing due to the pandemic and stable house prices should contribute to a sustained recovery in the residential real estate market next year. The housing market across the country has seen green shoots of recovery and is expected to gain momentum here. With strong end-user demand and […]

Housing sector

Inside Housing – Sponsored – COP26 Climate Summit: What the housing sector has learned

The priorities identified at COP26 are not new, but the conference has served to increase the pressure to make progress. For social housing, this includes the issue of sustainability, according to Inenco Dan Pardesi How has COP26 changed what is expected of social housing organizations when it comes to environmental sustainability, and specifically when it […]

Housing sector

The social housing sector is “financially resilient” in 2020-21 despite the pandemic

The Social Housing Regulator has published its 2021 Global Accounts today (December 14, 2021), a financial statement of the social housing sector for the year ending March 31, 2021. The report shows that the sector has demonstrated resilient financial performance in the face of difficult economic and operational conditions. The first part of the year […]

Housing sector

Housing sector needs investment and political support: experts

“The development of the housing sector will in turn contribute to the country’s GDP” TBS report December 13, 2021, 9:50 p.m. Last modification: December 13, 2021, 9:51 PM A top shot of the city of Dhaka. The photo was taken in the Gulshan area in the capital. Photo: TBS “> A top shot of the […]

Housing sector

Housing sector vital for economic growth – Experts

Published December 13, 2021 Experts said the housing sector is very vital for economic growth, noting that government at all levels must come up with plans to boost the sector. They spoke at the inaugural annual memorial lecture in honor of Otunba Fatai Osikoya hosted by the Nigeria Institution of Building in Lagos on Friday. […]

Housing sector

Column by Lisa Sturtevant: Supporting Virginia’s housing sector is good for the state’s economy | Columnists

While many industries suffered severe downturns due to the pandemic, Virginia’s housing sector has proven remarkably resilient and adaptable, with a range of real estate professionals – from real estate agents to builders, mortgage lenders to property managers – adopting new responsible business practices to adapt to varying needs and changing operating restrictions throughout the […]

Housing sector

The social housing sector – better together? – Real Estate and Construction

The last 18 months have seen the world change dramatically. For the social housing sector in the UK, this has presented various challenges and caused organizations to operate in unplanned ways. Overall, the sector has risen to the challenge and organizations have shared their learning more openly and transparently with a common purpose. The common […]

Housing sector

Bank of Punjab: housing sector in Pakistan

Housing industry in Pakistan Pakistan, the 5th most populous country in the world, thrives with a young population at a population growth of 2.4%. According to various statistics available on the web, the housing and construction industry in Pakistan accounts for 2.5% of the GDP and employs around 8% of the country’s approximately 60 million […]

Housing sector

Overcoming barriers/problems in providing MMC in the social housing sector

Mary Bennell, director of SWPA, explores the challenges of implementing modern construction methods (MCM) in the social housing sector and tells us how we can overcome these blockages There has been great progress in delivering homes using MMC in the South West over the past two years and many organizations now have clear plans to […]