Deals, low rates helped housing sector battle the covid shocker
The real estate sector fought hard to overcome the pandemic challenge in 2020, with a little govt help
The pandemic forced both buyers and developers to take the digital route to home buying
The real estate sector started the year 2020 with the hope that the worst was behind it, but the covid-19 pandemic and the ensuing lockdown made it wince with a never-experienced-before pain. Sales plummeted by around 80% in the April to June quarter compared to the previous year, according to data from SquareYards, an online real estate transaction platform.