Pakistan is a basket case in terms of infrastructure like most of South Asia. Its citizens and industries to not get power, roads are in pathetic shape and the less said about ports and railways the better. Infrastructure construction is also rife with conflict of interests and corruption. Power is quiet expensive and governments have […]

Indian Real Estate Bubble – Causes Indian Real Estate price have been in a bubble over the last 5-6 years and I have repeatedly written about the massive bubble in the real estate area, which was distorting the economy and creating issues. The main causes of the Indian real estate bubble were: Massive amounts of […]

Declining Price Trend in Real Estate The price of both Chinese and Indian real estate have started to decline over the last year. While Indian real estate prices are showing as stagnant, prices in the ultra-luxury space in Delhi and Mumbai have fallen by 20-30%. Note real estate transactions in India are opaque and the […]

India Real Estate India’s real estate market has seen price stagnation over the last one to one and half years as buyers have disappeared from the markets, given the stratospherically high prices of apartments and villas. The real estate bubble which is sustained based on constantly rising prices, has seen one of its most fundamental […]

The real picture of Real Estate market in India Indian real estate prices remain far detached from reality, even as inventory is going up to as high as 80 months in some of the major markets. Sales in main cities have declined by almost 50%, as prices remain extremely high for home owners whose incomes […]

The Indian Real Estate There is no argument that India’s real estate prices are totally out of sync with the income levels. Even as India’s other major asset classes such as equity and bonds have languished, real estate has continued to make newer highs almost every year. This has made real estate sector a bubble, […]