India- A preferred Real Estate market for Global Investor

According to a survey conducted by the Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate (AFIRE) India is one of the most preferred property market among foreign investors globally.

This report is from January/February 2008 (AFIRE) news letter. India is preferred by 16.7 per cent of the respondents favoring the country as the most fancied place for real estate investments. In the survey, although the US was named the top ranking country, China and India placed a strong second and third.

Compared to 2006, China had the biggest improvement in investor’s perceptions, moving seven percentage points, while India slipped by almost two points. To be read along the lines is JP Morgan (One of the largest investment banks in US) plans to invest 1500 Crores in real estate projects in india.


  1. riathareja
    Posted April 1, 2008 at 6:56 am | Permalink

    India is being acknowledged as the one of the fastest growing economies in the world and in this current economic scenario, real estate has emerged as one of the most appealing investment areas for domestic as well as foreign investors. And this high growth curve in the real estate sector owes some credit to a booming economy and liberalised Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) regime in the real estate sector.Tremendous growth has been taking place in both residential as well as commercial segments that is attracting huge investments phenomenal price escalation (more than 100% in several places) in last couple of years.Real estate boom in India is supported by its own flourishing economy on a sustainable basis. Here, growth of the property market is not a result of renovation and overhauling; but rapid development that witness for India riding the high growth wave. Indian real estate has huge potential demand in almost every sector, but especially commercial, residential, retail, industrial, hospitality, healthcare etc. But maximum growth is attributed to its growth from the booming IT sector, since an estimated 70 per cent of the new construction is for the IT sector.The phenomenal increase in the Real Estate demand and access to funds were the key drivers for propelling the Indian real estate market into an overdrive.India has attracted $3 billion worth of real estate stated by government official report of March 2007. This booming India real estate market is currently more expected to contribute for concerning $30 billion in the upcoming years. When evaluated to last year, real estate 2007 has gone doubled.Moreover,in the league of the most preferred property market among foreign investors globally India was ranked third .So this shows how Indian realty sector is on roll be it in the country or outside.

  2. Posted April 4, 2008 at 4:59 am | Permalink

    India is providing all the facility to the global investors so it is favoured by the global investor for investment. This is the proof that JP Morgan (One of the largest investment banks in US) plans to invest 1500 Crores in real estate projects in india.

  3. Posted April 15, 2008 at 12:58 am | Permalink

    Comparing china and india real estate is not exactly right. china is in real estate market for more than 50 years where as real estate is new in india.

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