Will one of Mumbai’s key slums at Worli get redeveloped? image
Will one of Mumbai’s key slums at Worli get redeveloped?

Almost half of Mumbai’s population stays in slums. This population resides in 24% of the habitable land of Mumbai. Hence any meaningful sized real estate project often comes about only


Findings from my visit to Mumbai’s property registration offices image
Findings from my visit to Mumbai’s property registration offices

Property registrations in December 2020 will be setting new records. From an average monthly figure of around ~6,000 units over the last 3 years, this December it will exceed 15,000


The State of Mumbai’s best-connected suburb: Chembur image
The State of Mumbai’s best-connected suburb: Chembur

There is no location in Mumbai that has gained as much prominence as the eastern suburb of Chembur in the last 8 years. After excruciating delay, Prithviraj Chavan in 2013


Bandra’s rental market comes under stress, rents down 15-20% image
Bandra’s rental market comes under stress, rents down 15-20%

As a force of habit, I keep a check on most micro-markets of Mumbai by talking to various stakeholders at regular intervals. Due to that there is limited scope to


Does Mumbai have enough people to buy its expensive apartments? image
Does Mumbai have enough people to buy its expensive apartments?

Why Mumbai real estate is in a crisis?  Average cost of a new apartment: INR 1.5 crore to INR 2 crore Downpayment of 30% by the home buyer Home loan


The silent revolution in Mumbai’s rental market since 2014: eRegistration image
The silent revolution in Mumbai’s rental market since 2014: eRegistration

Mumbai’s rental registration mechanism has seen a silent revolution in the last five years. From an only manual mechanism in registration of rental agreements in 2014, today almost 90% of