Crisis Calls for Capital

Real Estate

With funding from banks and NBFCs to India’s real-estate sector continuing to be a struggle, the sector recorded an investment of $5.397 billion in 2019.

The year 2019 saw India’s real-estate sector record an investment of a total of $5.397 billion. The majority of investment happened in commercial real estate and REIT. Notably, foreign funds accounted for about 78 per cent of total investments in 2019 – the highest share ever. (see box on Foreign Share.)
Besides private equity (PE) inflows, total real-estate loans by banks and NBFCs or HFCs together equal nearly $93 billion, according to Anarock research. Of this, more than 62 per cent or about $58 billion is completely stress-free while another 22 per cent (about $21 billion) is under some pr