Archive for the 'Real Estate' Category

buy a house or rent a house?

well most people who talk about great Real Estate returns do not know how to calculate the returns. Seriously. Read on https://www.thestreet.com/story/14385039/1/home-sweet-home-reexamining-homeownership-s-wealth-creating-potential.html Post Footer automatically generated by Add Post Footer Plugin for wordpress.

Real estate prices SHOULD KEEP FALLING

Ok, I know I am going to get the brickbats, but in the best run economies of the world, RE prices go up at a rate much LESS THAN inflation. In fact in Germany the prices of houses have fallen in REAL TERMS over a 30 year period. Why is it so? It is because […]

Answering home finance questions..on MagicbricksNow.com

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Should you buy a house?

Frankly Indians over build and then we all over buy. If there are more assets than users (forget buyers, that we have enough) it is obvious that rental properties will be available… Currently in the building that we live there are 84 flats available for usage and in the past 6 months about 4 flats […]

Real Estate is booming!

booming real estate in Mumbai. Prices can NEVER EVER crash in RE. Sadly some of the commentators talk about a falling market   http://www.dailyo.in/business/real-estate-rbi-ambit-capital-saurabh-mukherjea-sumit-shekhar-assocham-property-prices-nsso-capex/story/1/5047.html Post Footer automatically generated by Add Post Footer Plugin for wordpress.

A different take on Real Estate

Many writers including Vivek Kaul have a strong view that the existence of black money is what is pushing up the real estate prices. I have a different take. If the EXCESS SUPPLY of black money is what is holding the RE prices high, is it not the excess of BANKING money that is holding […]

Is your housing cost hurting your retirement?

Have you ever realized that in India when you pay an EMI there is very little towards principal and much more towards interest? When you are say 30 and you go and get a big, big housing loan, let us look at what really happens. You are young, confident, and your wife (and everybody else!!) […]