Affordable Housing Policy 2018 for area falling under Municipal Limits approved

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH: Haryana Cabinet on Thursday approved the ‘Affordable Housing Policy (PMAY)  2018’ for area falling within Municipal Limits (outside core limits) to achieve the motive of Housing for all and to maximise the benefit to the intended beneficiaries identified in the PMAY. The policy will encourage the planning and

Maharashtra Housing Development Corporation to construct 5 lakh affordable houses

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI: The Maharashtra Housing Development Corporation (Maha Housing) will construct 5 lakh affordable houses for the economically weaker sections, lower income groups and middle-income group by 2022, and every project will have at least 5,000 homes. A Cabinet meeting was held on Tuesday in which it approved Maha Housing to develop large colonies

New Land Policy For Development & Infra

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs vide Notification S.O. 5220(E) dated October 11, 2018, has notified the modified land policy.  The policy would be applicable in the urbanisable areas of urban extensions in 95 villages of Delhi. The policy replaces the earlier policy notified in

Constructive Move to Accomplish Goal of ‘Housing for All by 2022’: Dr Niranjan Hiranandani

By  Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, CMD, Hiranandani Communities MUMBAI Recently, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced a policy decision, revising housing loan limits for Priority Sector lending (PSL) eligibility, from the existing Rs. 28 lakh to Rs. 35 lakh in metros, and from Rs. 20 lakh to Rs. 25 lakh in other

Town Planning Department invites app for setting up Affordable Group Housing Colony

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH Haryana Town and Country Planning Department have invited applications for grant of licence for setting up of Affordable Group Housing Colony under Affordable Group Housing Policy, 2013 for newly carved out sectors in the Final Development Plan Faridabad-2031-AD. While giving this information, a spokesman of the Department said

Assam Govt to build 83k houses under new policy

By Accommodation Times Bureau GUWAHATI The Government of Assam said for the financially weaker section of the society it would build 83,000 houses in urban areas under a new Affordable Housing Policy. The Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has ordered the Urban Development Department to prepare the policy at the earliest. An official release said,