Will The Banking Mess Impact The Real Estate Sector?

Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO –  ANAROCK Capital From bad loans to loan defaulters to financial frauds and embezzlement, the Indian banking system seems to be in a crisis mode. And, needless to say, it will have a cascading effect on most sectors – including real estate. To build a project, developers largely rely on […]

ANB Capital Merges With Anuj Puri’s ANAROCK Property Consultants

ANB Capital Merges With Anuj Puri’s ANAROCK Property Consultants Shobhit Agarwal to head new entity as MD & CEO – ANAROCK Capital Mumbai, 8 May 2018:  Anuj Puri, Chairman – ANAROCK Property Consultants and Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANB Capital Advisors today announced the formal merger of ANB Capital with the ANAROCK Group to create ANAROCK Capital, which Shobhit […]

Will Foreign Investors Be Attracted To Indian REITs?

Internationally, all mature real estate markets have successfully implemented a REIT regime. REITs as an investment vehicle have enabled public and institutional participation in the real estate asset class through exchange-traded units while also enabling greater liquidity and funding by accessing public markets. Internationally many institutional investors, sovereign and pension funds, financial institutions and multifamily […]

Exploring Co-Living And Is It Investable?

Data technology interfaces, proptech and future of work are the latest buzzwords in the real estate sector. However, they are merely enablers in an environment that are being influenced by millennials at a frenetic pace. Millennials are the true disruptor and bigger than any other trend! Already millennials are junking the age-old conventions of usual […]

Is Equity Returning To Residential Real Estate?

The storied tale of the Indian residential sector is likely to be a subject of fables. How an unregulated sector which went from being a villain despite is social moorings to being held in the throes of a sector-shaking regulation that is likely to change the face of this asset class and how business is […]

Budget 2018 Highlights: Real Estate Gets Wide Berth, Government Plays Balancing Act

The Union Budget 2018-19 was low on specifics but stressed on the roadmap laid down by the previous budgets of the government. With no tangible benefits accruing for real estate on the broader points of industry status, GST reduction on under-construction houses or relaxation in personal income tax, there were, however, announcements from where some […]

Exploring Funding Options For Real Estate Developers

Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANB Capital Advisors The Indian real estate sector, within its evolutionary flux, has now been exposed to an array of complex financial instruments – and has come a long way from the basic debt or simple equity structures. Not only that, the maturing of the sector has also opened […]

Ex-JLL India Capital Markets MD Launches ANB Capital Advisors

PRESS RELEASE Ex-JLL India Capital Markets MD Launches ANB Capital Advisors Real estate-dedicated firm to focus on Capital Markets, Corporate Finance, Hotels & Hospitality, Land and Warehousing & Logistics Mumbai, 24 January 2018: Shobhit Agarwal, ex-Managing Director – Capital Markets & International Director of JLL Property Consultants (India) Pvt. Ltd., today launched ANB Capital Advisors Pvt. Ltd. The […]

Future Of REIT In India: Market To Be Approximately USD 46 Bn

REITs have been one of the highest discussed subjects over past few quarters and not without reason. It can provide the much needed monetizing opportunity for the asset owners while providing investment options to pension funds, long-term investors and every individual who couldn’t take part in the real estate investment class due to the high […]

Attention Spreading Across Alternative Asset Classes

For decades, Indian real estate has focused on frontline asset classes i.e. office, residential, retail and hospitality. However, now the attention is spreading across alternative asset classes as well. These are specialized real estate developments like senior living, student housing, education, warehousing and health care. Various developers have started focusing on these specific segments in […]