India Report - The Advent of Rental Housing in India

December 9, 2021

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The Indian rental housing segment seems to be emerging out of the shadows with the passage of the Model Tenancy Act, 2021 (MTA) and the launch of the Affordable Rental Housing Complex Scheme. Further, a shift in demographics, socio-economic trends and consumer needs are fueling the demand for rental housing. This report by CBRE Research looks into its key drivers in the Indian context, the shortcomings of the previous regulatory regimes and global best practices. It also highlights how the MTA can overhaul the legal and social skeleton of the segment.

At the same time, the report also enlists the gaps that need to be plugged in order to bring the segment near formalization as well as the steps that can be taken to this end. Read on to find more.