Career in Infrastructure and Real Estate

Infrastructure and Real Estate sector is a sector that has the potential to change the face of the country and also shape the career of an individual. Though there are full of challenges, the industry is highly rewarding. A job in infrastructure and the real estate industry requires all the skills that are needed to float an independent business. In the year of 2009, the real estate industry touched low. The situation is now stable, and construction work has full-swing again.

What is the eligibility required to get a career in Infrastructure and Real Estate?

To work on the technical side and then get a job in the real estate and infrastructure industry, you may have to complete a degree in civil engineering or construction engineering from any engineering college across the country. You would require knowledge in the following areas overall:
1) Technical aspects of building and construction
2) Latest news on market prices per square feet of home
3) Stocks and shares the status of various companies
4) Different marketing, selling, and pricing strategies to attract customers
5) A vast network of shareholders or buyers

What would it cost me to do a Real Estate course?

A civil engineering degree would cost you anywhere between Rs 60,000 to Rs 1,00,000 per year, depending on the private college you choose. If you get a chance in any top college like IIT or Delhi college of engineering, the fees may differ.

How much scholarship can you get under this course?

If you wish to borrow a loan from a bank, the suggested bank is State Bank of India, which offers a credit of up to Rs 7.5 lakhs.

What are the Job prospects in the real estate field?

The Real Estate and Infrastructure industry offers jobs for positions such as real estate sales executives, property managers, estate managers, IT manager-Real estate, and Professors. On the other hand, duties in infrastructure would include civil engineers, infrastructure managers, store or warehouse managers, and inventory executives

What is the Salary package of the real estate field?

The pay package for real estate sales executives may start from a minimum of Rs 15,000 and go up to Rs 50,000 based on the business. As a civil engineer, you can expect a starting salary of Rs 20,000 to Rs 25,000

What are the top companies involved in the real estate sector?

1)  Ambuja Realty Group
2)  DLF Building
3)  Sun City Projects
4)  Merlin Groups
5)  Magic bricks
6)  Ghar4u
7)  NK Realtors
8)  99acres
9)  Mittal Builders
10) K Raheja Constructions