Demand fuels rising Indian property prices

HDFC chairman Deepak Parekh says India's housing market will continue to do well while prices are driven by real demand and banks follow conservative lending policies.

Deepak Parekh was part of a team that grew the Housing Development Finance Corporation HDFC into IndiaƆs largest housing finance provider. We talk to Parekh about HDFC and why housing finance in India is not vulnerable to the woes faced in the US.

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