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The future of co-living in India

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Organized Co-living is concentrated largely in metro and tier I cities of India with expansion being witnessed across tier II cities as well

Leading diversified professional services and investment management company Colliers (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI) in its latest whitepaper by the Advisory Services team, “Future of Co-living in India”, said that the shared economy or popularly known as the Co-living segment in the country is expected to see a recovery in 2022 driven by reopening of offices, record vaccination and reopening of colleges in a phased manner. 

 


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