Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs). A Viable Investment Option?
Traditionally, investing in real estate in India meant buying a plot of land or a residential property for personal use. Till the arrival of REITs, investment opportunities in commercial real estate were rendered inaccessible for retail investors owing to constraints posed by large ticket sizes (Rs. 1 Crore or more), illiquidity in long term investments, hassles in getting timely clearances and difficulties in managing sizable assets.Continue reading »