Foreign PE Investment in Real Estate: In Retrospect and Outlook 2020

Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANAROCK Capital Since 2005, when restrictions on FDI in real estate were lifted, India has received more than USD 25 bn worth of equity investments from foreign investors. While the pre-Modi era witnessed sizable foreign investments, a major portion of these came post-2014. The period between 2005 and 2014 […]

FLUX – ANAROCK Capital’s Year-End Market Monitor for Capital Flows in Real Estate

According to FLUX – ANAROCK Capital’s Year-end Market Monitor for Capital Flows in real estate, big-ticket investments were largely concluded by foreign PE investors. PE investments in the country continued to stay healthy; a marginal 2% decline over the previous year. Commercial assets have remained the key attraction for PE investors over the past few […]

USD 8.7 bn of MMR’s Realty Loans Severely Stressed, Double of NCR

Bangalore pips MMR & NCR in servicing realty loans, only US$ 160 mn under stress Of total ‘severely stressed’ loans of approx. USD 14 bn in Indian real estate, MMR & NCR together hold a 91% share Overall loan advances given to builders in MMR is USD 35 bn; in NCR it is over USD 23 bn […]

Total Real Estate Loan Equals $93 Bn, Over 62% Completely Stress-Free: ANAROCK

Another 22% under pressure but with high scope for resolution and certainty on principal recovery Merely USD 14 bn worth loans under ‘severe’ stress NBFCs & HFCs together account for 66% total loans while banks consist 34% Of the total, Grade A builders received over $65 bn worth loans, followed by $27 bn to Grade […]

$14 Bn Foreign PE Flows To Indian Real Estate In 5 Years, 63% In Commercial RE

Domestic PE funds invested just USD 2.4 bn in this period – 71% in residential, 25% in commercial RE Another USD 1.6 bn pumped in jointly by foreign funds and domestic developers/investors Foreign PE inflows into residential space comprised an 11% share – approx. USD 1.5 bn The retail sector attracted USD 1.7 Bn of […]

Real Estate Attracts $3.8 Bn Private Equity from Jan-Sept 2019; Nearly 19% Yearly Rise

Private equity investments were over USD 3.2 bn in the corresponding period of 2018 Commercial sector comprised 79% overall share; attracts close to USD 3 bn funds Residential attracts USD 295 mn during Jan. – Sept. 2019 against USD 210 mn a year ago Retail and logistics & warehousing see total inflows of approx. USD 260 mn & USD 200 mn in 2019 […]

Over USD 25 Bn Worth Of REIT Launches In Next 3 Years – ANAROCK

Over 150 mn sq. ft. rent-yielding office properties could get listed in the top 7 cities in 3 yrs; this is 25-30% of the total Grade A office space in India Top 7 cities have close to 550 mn sq. ft. Grade A office supply; of this 310-320 mn sq. ft. is REITable currently Prestige, RMZ Corp, K Raheja Corp, Godrej Properties & Panchshil Realty gearing […]

Indian REITs: Where They Are Now (And Where They Need to Go)

Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANAROCK Capital With the Indian real estate sector in the throes of a severe liquidity crunch, Real Estate Investment Trusts or REITs offer a funding lifeline to foreign and domestic investors to pump badly-needed money into the market. The overwhelming response to the launch of India’s first REIT by […]

PE Funds Inject $1.1 Bn Into Logistics And Warehousing In 2 Yrs

Q1 2019 saw nearly USD 200 mn invested into Logistics & Warehousing in cities like Bengaluru, Chennai and Pune Over USD 1.1 bn invested in logistics and warehousing sectors from Q1 2017 – Q1 2019; zero investments in 2015 & 2016 Southern cities of Bangalore, Chennai & Hyderabad see maximum inflows, followed by Mumbai & […]

PE Inflows In Indian Retail Double To $1.2 bn In 2 Years

Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANAROCK Capital From USD 600 mn from 2015-2016, private equity inflows in retail jumped to over USD 1.2 bn between 2017 and 2018 Of total USD 1.84 bn inflows in retail in last 4 yrs (2015-2018), Tier 2 & 3 cities attracted nearly 48% funds (of USD 880 mn) against USD 960 mn in Tier 1 cities Top favoured Tier […]