SRA sanctions deferment in payment of premium for fungible FSI

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) has decided to sanction deferment in payment of premium for fungible Floor Space Index (FSI) under Regulation No. 35(4). Confederation Real Estate Developers’ Association of India (CREDAI) had urged SRA Chief Executive Officer Deepak Kapoor to extend the similar facility for SRA scheme,

Housing Minister seeks review of FSI norms in mega cities

By Accommodation Times Bureau PIB Release: Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs today directed review of FSI and FAR norms in mega cities to ensure better utilization of scarce urban land resources in the context of rapid urbanization in the country. He addressed senior officials from different states and chief executives of

FSI of 2.0 for NAINA land : CIDCO

By Accommodation Times News Services Press Release : Traditional planning tools of draftingpapers plans with zones and reservations, with none or minimal efforts towards the implementation, are being challenged for a long time now, owing to the one-sided approach which leaves the land owners at a disadvantageous position. The role of Govt. is now

MMRDA’s Regional Plan gives more FSI for cities, towns

By Accommodation Times News Service Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority has release it Draft Regional Plan 2016-2036 which has been made public for necessary objections and suggestion.  MMRDA was established for the planning, development and coordination of development of Mumbai Metro Region. It is the apex body for the major infrastructure

FSI under Section 33 of Revised Draft DCR 2034 for Mumbai : Its raining FSI

By Accommodation Times News Services Various FSI permissible under different provisions of new Revised Draft DCR 2034 of Mumbai as : 33 (1) Additional FSI to Religious building : Basic FSI plus .5 33 (2) Buildings of Medical and Educational Institutions and Other Institutional Buildings covered under Regulation (2) (iv)(17)(g): Total FSI 4

History of Mumbai Regional Plan and FSI thereof

By Dr Sanjay Chaturvedi, LLB, PhD The B.M.C. Act was enacted in 1888 giving rise to Local Self Government. This was the first attempt to regulate the functioning of the City in a planned manner. After ‘the plague of 1896’, quarter of the population deserted Mumbai. The city faced commercial extinction. In