Real Estate Housing sector revival is fact or fiction? Updated : November 15, 2019 01:45 PM IST Sales improved 13% in the first three quarters of 2019 combined as against the corresponding period in 2018, and by 23% in that period two years ago. In fact, housing sales have almost reached the levels we saw in the first three quarters of 2016, before DeMo hit in Q4 2016. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.