Connect with us


The best of times for commercial property investment, says JLL report

In India, real estate has traditionally been considered a favourable investment option. However, over the last few years, the realty market‘s momentum has even reversed in some parts of the country. Poor economic growth coupled with high property prices have made people more skeptical. And while, piling inventory and escalating prices led to decrease in demand, there looms several factors that currently make commercial real estate investment a safer bet: Weakening Residential Rationale Escalating residential property prices, low appreciation levels and increasing risk attached to investing in residential properties have all contributed towards a weakened confidence in this asset class, which was otherwise, the most preferred one for investors and end-users. Office Spaces Firm Up Given the oversupply in commercial real estate, prices are currently relatively low as compared to prices of residential real estate. Also, this segment holds scope for both capital appreciation and regular income through monthly rentals. REITs – A Game-Changer REITs are expected to be opened up shortly by the government. Not surprisingly, this model has found favour across the board and several owners of income-generating properties are now considering setting up REITs. There are other factors including: • The Impact of ‘Achhe Din’ • The Start-Up Boom • The Price is Right • Better Returns In Short: Today, investing in commercial properties has emerged as the more prudent route, especially for those who have enough equity for the down payment. The positive monthly returns promise a regular cash flow, so the investor is not dependent solely on appreciation to generate a profit. Anuj Puri, Chairman & Country Head, JLL India 123 1111


123   1111 123     1111   123 1111 1111 1111 123 1111 123 1111 123 1111 123

Latest News

News11 hours ago

Central Park’s Bignonia Towers in Sohna Achieves Rs 500cr Sales Bookings 

New Delhi, 14th June 2024: Bignonia Towers by Central Park in in Sohna has recorded sales bookings of Rs 500...

News11 hours ago

Author Ashwinder R. Singh Launches His Third Book, “Master Commercial Real Estate”

June 14, 2024: Ashwinder R. Singh, acclaimed for his insightful contributions to real estate, launched his third book, “Master Commercial...

News11 hours ago

Grade A Office Spaces Demand Growing at a Brisk pace, 164.3 Mn Sq Ft Added Since 2021

June 14, 2024: India’s office market is undergoing a profound transformation, reflecting the country’s robust economic growth, demographic advantages, and...

News12 hours ago

Real Estate Sector Needs to Gear Up for New Housing Challenges Until 2029, With Rain Harvesting as a Core Element for Housing Projects: HUA Additional Secretary

New Delhi, June 14, 2024: Additional Secretary of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, D Thara, on Friday asked...

News2 days ago

Tier-2 Cities Closing the Gap with Top-8 as Property Prices Surge by 10-15% in Prime Areas: Report

New Delhi, June 13, 2024: has released its inaugural “The Bharat in India” report on Thursday. The report unveils...

News2 days ago

Housing Prices Soar 13% CAGR as Inflation Moderates to 5.4%: ANAROCK Report 

Mumbai, June 13, 2024: Inflation, the gradual increase in the general prices of goods and services, erodes the purchasing power of money...