A post-Budget look at real estate: What changed? by Dr Samantak Das, Chief Economist and Executive Director━Research & REIS at JLL India

Real Estate

What changed for Indian real estate sector after the Union Budget announcements? Can they provide the demand push that was expected of the Budget? Samantak Das explains.


The Covid-19 pandemic disrupted economies and businesses across the world. In the first half of 2020, noted analysts and thinkers began predicting a paradigm shift in the way different stakeholders will perceive real estate in times to come. At the same time, it was important to realise that the sector has experienced several disruptions led by technology, regulation and changing end-user preferences. And these disruptions have only expanded the gamut