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BS READS: As economy recovers, this may be perfect time to invest in realty

Investors expect a V-shape recovery in India's real estate market as the economy shows signs of revival and demand returns. Namrata Kohli brings some insights on how to play the real estate market

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Experts said real estate is ideal for investors who have a capital of at least Rs 2 crore to Rs 4 crore and can wait for five years.

Namrata Kohli
The Indian real estate market suffered in the coronavirus pandemic but the third quarter of 2020 marks a turning point. The time has come after many years to invest as both macro and micro economic indicators favour the market, said analysts.

“Investors have remained bullish on the long-term prospects and voted with their deployments in the third quarter,” said Dr Samantak Das, chief economist and head of research and REIS (India), JLL.

“The interest rate is at a historic low. We are expecting a huge currency depreciation along with price inflation of 5-7%. The economy is ready to bounce back with (a)

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First Published: Nov 25 2020 | 12:51 PM IST

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