Jay Somaney's three-part series on the growth of the Indian real estate market and how to invest in it was originally published on RealMoney in November 2007. It's being republished as a bonus for TheStreet.com readers.

From Residential to Retail

In "

How to Play India's Housing Boom," Somaney explains that the bull case for India's residential real estate market rests on a growing population and he presents his favorite residential company in India.

In "

How to Play India's Commercial Real Estate Boom," Somaney shows how growing Indian businesses are driving up demand for commercial real estate and offers his take on how to profit from it.

In "

How to Play India's Retail Real Estate Boom," Somaney outlines how to profit from the coming growth in the subcontinent's mall space.