Welcome to APREA's India Chapter


The India chapter works closely with Indian government officials and regulators on a range of critical issues. The top advocacy priorities for 2018 are:
  • fine-tune REIT rules (7-point program) and ensure FDI rules are ‘fit for purpose’
  • develop investor awareness campaign, based on the successful program adopted for the UK REIT framework launch in 2007
  • FPI/FII investment rights in relation to real estate corporate bonds
  • remove barriers to insurance companies investing in real estate
  • innovative affordable housing solutions
  • capital allowance rules relevant to REITs/InvITs
  • digititisation of land records

Member Value Services

  • Conduct APREA/NAREDCO Property Summit
  • Conduct Chairman’s Trust meetings with policy-makers and regulators
  • Champion bottom-line focused research on market dynamics
  • Host inbound study tours of international investors
  • Deliver introductory courses on REIT investment
  • Run high-powered seminars on hot industry topics and market dynamics
  • Property performance indices
  • Investor interface and outreach

APREA India Leadership Council

 APREA’s India Chapter is chaired by, Neel Raheja, Group President, K Raheja Corp.
Neel Raheja K.Raheja Corp (Chairman)
Anshuman Magazine CBRE South Asia Pvt. Ltd
Saurabh Chawla DLF Limited
Ajit Krishnan Ernst & Young LLP
Kishore Gotety GIC – Singapore InvestCorp (India) Pvt Ltd
K G Krishnamurthy HDFC Property Ventures Ltd
Gautam Mehra PricewaterhouseCoopers Pvt Ltd (Mumbai)
Ramesh Nair Jones Lang LaSalle Property Consultants India Pvt Ltd
S. Sriniwasan Kotak Investment Advisors Limited
Nitin Gupta Macquarie Capital Advisers (India) Private Limited


Neetu Singh
Country Principal, India