Property is the core of any financial holding, if bought at the right price and location. The real estate market is moving towards a positive direction, so investors are out trying to get the best deals and making profits at a later stage. The trend is to invest in commercial property, as it is an asset which will give you good returns in the long run. The positive monthly return in commercial properties promises a regular cash flow, so the investor is not solely dependent on appreciation to make profits.
In India, real estate has always been considered a good investment option. But because of poor economy and sky high prices this sector faced a lot of flak. But now it is seeing a boom again. The old formula of investing in residential real estate is not working anymore, the escalating prices of residential market and the low appreciation has changed the scenario.
For people looking to invest in real estate today investing in commercial properties is a better option than investing in residential real estate. Investing in residential is slightly risky as to the long time taken for appreciation. Commercial properties have been in surplus and hence the rates are lower as compared to residential. Also this segment holds for appreciation and regular income through rentals. Investing in commercial space requires much larger investment than residential, and traditionally this is why commercial real estate was the playground for HNIs and big time investors. Recently even the retailers and small time investors are also into it. [Read more…]