Arvind Jain Archive

How The Union Budget Impacts Home Buying Sentiment

– Arvind Jain, Managing Director – Pride Group The Finance Ministry’s annual Union Budget is will be announced on February 29, and every Indian will be following the announcements closely to understand how individuals and industries alike will be affected. The real estate industry in particular is extremely sensitive to many announcements made in the

How Employment Influences Real Estate Demand

Arvind Jain, Managing Director – Pride Group One of the main factors that drive demand for housing in a particular locality is employment growth. An area where a number of companies are opening up job opportunities for the population becomes a magnet for residential property demand. This makes such locations of high interest to residential property

Indian Real Estate Awaits Policy-Level Remedies- Arvind Jain, Managing Director – Pride Group

Real estate is a major driver of the Indian economy, but when we consider the larger business environment in the country, it is still only part of the greater whole. When economic crisis hits, real estate is affected along with all other industries. In such troubled times, the policy-makers with whom the power to create

Zeroing In On Home Automation

– Arvind Jain, Managing Director – Pride Group Luxury facilities like home automation, sports facilities and infinity pools have been showing up in the priority lists of more and more discerning home buyers in India. Today’s customers are very specific about their requirements; these go quite a bit beyond just the location, which used to

Pune Still The Best Real Estate Investment Market

Arvind Jain, Managing Director – Pride Group As little as ten years ago, nobody took Pune’s real estate market seriously. Today, it figures prominently in almost every real estate report as one of the markets which deliver the best returns on investment. While mid-income housing doubtlessly drives the highest demand in the city, Pune’s luxury

Should You Invest In A Property At The Pre-Launch Stage?

Arvind Jain, Managing Director – Pride Group   Buying a home is a costly process at the best of times. Making the down payment alone can consume a normal middle class family’s entire savings. A home loan sets the stage for anything between 10-20 years of debt, and paying the EMIs on a home loan can

Why Are There So Many Unoccupied Flats In Our Cities?

– Arvind Jain, Managing Director – Pride Group Vacant homes across our cities are causing a big stir now – and for good reason. In a country which has not been able to meet the housing needs of the largest part of its population,  a massive number of flats standing empty comes across an aberration.

Green Districts – Building The Suburbs Of The Future

Arvind Jain, Managing Director – Pride Group By 2025, the world would have added another 65 million inhabitants, each fighting for their share of livable space. Global governments are already working on building infrastructures that would support the growing populations every year. In fact, by 2025 India will need to add the equivalent of a city

5 Reasons Why A Developer’s Reputation Matters While Buying A Home

– Arvind Jain, Managing Director – Pride Group India’s economy is once again on a sure footing, and people across the country are now confident about buying homes. Purchasing a home is of course a huge investment, and therefore not something where there can be any margin for error – and yet, things can and often do go

Understanding The Effect Inflation Has On Real Estate Prices

Arvind Jain, Managing Director – Pride Group There are several different ways of understanding the concept of inflation. One way to explain it that most of us can relate to is the behavior of spectators of a cricket match in a stadium. On seeing some interesting action on the field, the people in the front