Opinion divided over impact of demonetization on real estate prices
Many advisers predict realty prices could fall as much as 30% in the next 3-6 months, developers say there is no room for price cuts
http://www.livemint.com/Companies/o2fVwCBoD8rrJv12XaENmL/Opinion-divided-over-impact-of-demonetisation-on-real-estate.html

Government imposes safeguard duties on some steel imports
The government will gradually lower the steel import duty from 10% this year to 6% by 2019
http://www.livemint.com/Industry/C9WlCZlKBizLeha5z4DB2L/Govt-imposes-safeguard-duties-on-some-steel-imports.html

Demonetization to impact small firms, rural demand: Tata Steel
Tata Steel said that demonetizing will also temporarily impact steel demand in rural India as the business there is mostly cash-based
http://www.livemint.com/Industry/ij8XjAlrG7m3Y3zfWdjeLJ/Demonetization-to-impact-small-firms-rural-demand-Tata-Ste.html

House prices reach pre-crisis levels globally
While the overall Global House Price Index is back to where it was before the crisis, the underlying picture is quite varied, says IMF report
http://www.livemint.com/Money/ixSENea7Lr7m5YuXK3reaN/Market-roundup–House-prices-reach-precrisis-levels-global.html

Piramal Fund to lend Rs. 360 crore for Ozone’s Urbana township project
Structured debt transaction will help Ozone give a full exit to Urban Infrastructure Venture Capital
http://www.livemint.com/Companies/AIGsV24S7iSs4AoU4Ygy3I/Piramal-Fund-to-lend-Rs360-crore-for-Ozones-Urbana-township.html

Rs. 7.4 lakh crore corporate debt face cash flow recovery risk: IndRa
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/todays-paper/tp-news/rs-74-lakh-cr-corporate-debt-face-cash-flow-recovery-risk-indra/article9399442.ece

Brigade Group envisages ₹2,500 crore investment by 2020
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/real-estate/brigade-group-envisages-2500-cr-investment-by-2020/article9386680.ece

Reliance Infra bags ₹3,675-cr EPC order from NLC India
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/companies/rinfra-bags-3675cr-epc-order-from-nlc-india/article9370832.ece

What to look for in an ultra-luxury home?
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/todays-paper/tp-investmentworld/what-to-look-for-in-an-ultra-luxury-home/article9341686.ece

Steel demand in rural areas hit
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/steel-demand-in-rural-areas-hit/article9345818.ece

Slash stamp duty to clean up real estate sector: Assocham
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/real-estate/slash-stamp-duty-to-clean-up-real-estate-sector-assocham/article9340871.ece

A direct sales model works only if you are innovative: Hilti’s Pius Baschera
Pius Baschera speaks about how corporate governance works in the $4.4 billion, Liechtenstein-based family owned-business
http://www.livemint.com/Companies/3iiOjpfF2U4Q7MPjyyoKPL/A-direct-sales-model-works-only-if-you-are-innovative-Hilti.html

PE investments in real estate set to touch $7.2 billion in 2016
In the first nine months of 2016, private equity funds committed $4.2 billion to real estate, an increase of 20% from the same period last year
http://www.livemint.com/Companies/cXQlCRxeyGse1nVSiEcQpI/PE-investments-in-real-estate-set-to-touch-72-billion-in-2.html

The next level of transportation
The total Hyperloop concept is a safe, effective manner of transport. The core technologies needed for the system are in existence and robustly tested
http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/CcvMWCRl0lkNgj2B0YjEvN/The-next-level-of-transportation.html

Will demonetization end India’s housing market resilience?
Capex numbers for December quarter could signal whether demonetization has hit investor sentiment in India’s housing market
http://www.livemint.com/Politics/BTs4rZND2HgJrMBATygnhK/Will-demonetisation-end-Indias-housing-market-resilience.html

Why Meghalaya is building new root bridges
Global attention, a growing tourist crowd and, at times, plain functionality trigger a new growth spurt in the living root bridges
http://www.livemint.com/Leisure/XG0VvYWuoy7fLoKL6WoHfP/Why-Meghalaya-is-building-new-root-bridges.html

Realty price correction may be less than 10%: Piramal Fund MD
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/todays-paper/tp-news/realty-price-correction-may-be-less-than-10-piramal-fund-md/article9402842.ece

A big blow for troubled realty sector
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/todays-paper/tp-news/a-big-blow-for-troubled-realty-sector/article9375233.ece

India needs indigenous building construction solutions
http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/economy/india-needs-indigenous-building-construction-solutions-goyal_8030681.html?utm_source=ref_article

Can prefab construction make homes more affordable?
http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/real-estate/can-prefab-construction-make-homes-more-affordable_8044801.html?utm_source=ref_article

Made to Batch
RMC mixers and batching plants are taking on customized roles to suit varied and ever-changing industry needs.
http://www.constructionweekonline.in/made-to-batch/