Municipal Corporation directs officials to speed up construction work

By Accommodation Times Bureau VISAKHAPATNAM In a move to speed up the construction work, M Hari Narayanan, Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation Commissioner on Friday during his field visit in Pydimamba Colony, Gowri Nagar, Rajeev Colony, RP Peta in Zone-IV and Chilakapeta where housing units were under construction he directed the officials to

Puri launches m-Awas Mobile App for allotment of GPRA through ASA

By Accommodation Times Bureau DELHI Hardeep Puri, Minister Housing and Urban Affairs has launched a Mobile App (m-Awas) for allotment of Government accommodations in General Pool Residential Accommodation (GPRA) in Delhi under the control of the Directorate of Estates, here today. The application has been developed by NIC. The dedicated application of online

Hike in sales in the first quarter

By Accommodation Times Bureau Housing sales rose by 12 percent in seven major cities to 49,200 units during January-March period over the previous quarter on better demand from end-customers post-enactment of new realty law RERA. Sales stood at 43,800 units in the October-December quarter of 2017 across seven cities -- Delhi-NCR,

SBI to raise Rs 5k crore through bonds for affordable housing

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI On Tuesday, State Bank of India (SBI) said it proposes to raise Rs 5,000 crore to fund affordable housing through long-term bonds. SBI said in a filing to stock exchanges, that the proposed bond raising programme aims at funding infrastructure and affordable housing. For financing of infrastructure and