Can a NRI acquire a commercial property in India?

Can a NRI acquire a commercial property in India?

Can a NRI acquire a commercial property in India?

Yes, under the General Permission granted by the Reserve Bank of India:

Properties other than Agricultural Land/ Farm House/ Plantation Property can be acquired by NRIs provided

The purchase consideration is met either Out of Inward remittances in Foreign Exchange through normal banking channels or
Out of funds from the purchaser’s NRE/FCNR accounts maintained with banks in India and a declaration is submitted to the central office of Reserve Bank in Form IPI 7 within a period of 90 days from the Date of Purchase of the Property/Final Payment of Purchase Consideration.