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Budget 2018: Reduce stamp duty cost, cut GST rate for benefit of homebuyers

Extending industry status to the entire sector can help developers raise funds at lower rates and, in turn, reduce their project costs which will help in pushing demand.


This Budget has relied on strengthening strategies for agricultural progress articulated in the previous year, rather than new initiatives

FM Jaitley has been prudent financially and focused on some good proposals, but he has not unveiled any breakthrough idea

There were high expectations from the budget 2017, as it was presented about three months after the biggest economic experiment in Indian history.
The Budget has the potential to reverse the declining investment cycle and spur demand growth, eventually building up to 7 per cent-plus GDP growth in 2017/18

Still, the 'narrow' corridor managed to include measures to boost consumption, to provide growth stimulus, and to ensure fiscal discipline.