Self-redevelopment: A new beginning for old societies

By Pranay Goyal, Founder of Wedevelopment There are thousands of old societies across India that have been facing a host of challenges such as water leakage, cracks in beams and walls and fragile floors among others. A number of these, which were built over three to four decades ago are especially

MoHUA approves more 4.78 lac houses, Maharashtra gets 17,817

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI: The Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has approved the construction of another 4,78,670 more affordable houses for the benefit of urban poor under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban). The approval was given in the 42 meeting of the Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee held

Piramal – Omkar Realtors inaugurates World Class Experience Centre at PiramalMahalaxmi

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI: Piramal Realty, the real estate arm of the Piramal Group, India’s leading diversified global conglomerate, in a joint venture with Omkar Realtors inaugurated its World Class Experience Centre at PiramalMahalaxmi its flagship project in south Mumbai with lifetime views of Mahalaxmi Racecourse and the Arabian Sea. PiramalMahalaxmi is

CIDCO receives 60,000 applications for 1100 houses, approx 42,000 applicants make payment

By Accommodation Times Bureau NAVI MUMBAI: CIDCO’s launch of 1,100 houses under the Affordable Housing Scheme in January 2019 has received a thunderous response as it has received around 60,000 applications of which 42,000 (approx) applicants have made the payments. CIDCO on Wednesday informed that the last date for applying for the

Arvind announce JV with Polser for construction industry materials

By Rohit Sharma Arvind Ltd on Wednesday has entered into a joint venture (JV) with Polser AS (Turkey) – a global leader in laminated composite panels – for manufacturing corrugated and plain fibreglass sheets to serve the construction industry in India and abroad. The joint venture combines Polser’s world-class technological prowess with the

PM Modi credits note ban for bringing down house prices

By Accommodation Times Bureau SURAT: Prime Minister Narendra Modi during addressing a gathering after laying the foundation stone for extension of the new terminal at Surat airport in Gujarat on Wednesday, he credited governments demonestisation decision bringing house price down and making them affordable for youth. PM said his Government's drive against black money

Punjab Cabinet okays around Rs 300 Cr for Infrastructure Development

By Accommodation Times Bureau The Punjab Cabinet, on Tuesday, okayed a proposal of the Local Government Department for a release of funds to the tune of Rs 298.75 crore to Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) for Infrastructure Development under an Urban Environment Improvement Programme (UEIP). The funds would be provided by PIDB in

Jaipur approves 2212 waste management projects in 23 districts worth Rs 940 Cr

By Accommodation Times Bureau JAIPUR: Under the chairmanship of Additional Chief Secretary, Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Rajeshwar Singh, in the meeting of State Level Planning Approval Committee organised on Tuesday, 2212 Solid and liquid waste management projects of 940 crores were sanctioned in 23 districts of the state. The committee approved the

State Cabinet approves industrial land can be used for other purposes

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI: The state cabinet on Tuesday said the use of government land approved for industrial use (excluding offshore lands) can be used for other purposes by paying some additional charges. This decision will help in incorporating such land into the development process. Proposals in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development