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They will also point out areas that need improvement to raise the value of your property.

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Mid-segment had the highest share at 39 per cent while the premium housing segment had a 25 per cent share.

The second wave of Covid-19 has impacted the share of affordable housing in the overall residential supply, according to Anarock Property Consultants.

Data from Anarock showed that Covid-19 has reduced affordable housing share reduced to 20 per cent to around 7,230 units as of Q2 2021

In the pre-Covid-19 period, the affordable housing supply share dominated the overall supplies. Post-pandemic, its share has dropped dramatically from 40 per cent in 2019 to 30 per cent in 2020 and 20 per cent in Q2 2021.

In the first half of 2021, affordable housing's share of new launches dropped further to around 26 per cent of 98,380 units, launched between January and June. The mid-segment had the highest share at 39 per cent while the premium housing segment had a 25 per cent share.

As per the report by Anarock, abundant new affordable supply was launched in the top seven cities after the government began incentivising this segment post-2014 to back the 'Housing for all by 2022' scheme. Demand for affordable housing remains high, but there is now a pileup of unsold stock across cities.

Covid Home loan eligibility for many affordable housing buyers has been impacted by the pandemic Photo by Unsplash

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