Private equity in Indian real estate

25 Apr 2018 | Source:  99Acres.com

Highlights : On the real estate sector in India witnessed private equity and debt investments to tune of $4.18 billion across 79 deals in 2017, according to News Corp’s VCCEdge. This was an increase of 12 percent over 2016. Another interesting trend was growth in the number of equity deals to 31 in 2017 with the remaining 48 as debt transaction, as compared to 2016 that saw 25 equity deals. The number are encouraging as the real sector in India transforms into an increasingly transparent and accountable industry.