05.09.2012 - Indian real estate market is driven by the location
From a retail investorís perspective, if you look at the options in India, because of infrastructure and job opportunities that metro cities provide, thatís where population migrates to. As a fund we donít see fundamental demand in most small cities and if as a fund we find it hard then for an individual it gets harder and riskier. So the only option for an individual investor if they have to go to tier III cities is to go to their home towns. And then if you want to invest in real estate, stick to land. Land appreciates in time and a flat may or may not. Growth pointers on land are much higher. But there are issues such as you canít leave the land unattended...........................................Full Article: Source
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