Municipal Council President suspended for bungling funds related to Housing for All

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH: The Local Government Department in a big action against corrupt practices placed the services of the President of Municipal Council Nabha Rajnish Kumar, E.O. Sukhdeep Singh Kamboj and Clerk Harjinderpal under suspension with immediate effect in the matter of the bungling of funds pertaining to ‘Housing for

MoHUA established ‘Housing for All – Knowledge Lab’ for information

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI In pursuance of the vision of Government of India to facilitate "Housing for All by 2022", the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs have taken several steps to implement the housing projects under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban).  In this regard, knowledge in various thematic areas

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

Housing for All: 1 Cr houses to be build in rural areas till Dec 2018

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI One crore houses will be constructed in the rural areas under Prime Minister’s housing scheme till December 2018, Housing Minister Hardeep Puri said in concluding session of two-day India Economic Council organized by the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), in Mumbai. The two-day Indian Economic Council organized by the

Haryana selects 2.25 lac people under Housing for all, sends proposal to centre

By Accommodation Times Bureau Haryana government have been selected 2.25 lakh beneficiaries for providing housing under the ambitious mission of Prime Minister, Narendra Modi ‘Housing for All by 2022’ and a proposal has been sent to Central Government in this regard. “A survey was conducted in 80 cities of the state. Out

Govt to complete its Housing For All target much before 2022

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Minister of State (I/C) for Housing & Urban Affairs, Hardeep Singh Puri said today that under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (PMAY) the government would complete its target of constructing 11 million homes before 2022. Puri was addressing to a national workshop organized by his ministry

Clear roadmap necessary for success of “HOUSING FOR ALL BY 2022”: Surendra Hiranandani

Surendra Hiranandani, CMD, House of Hiranandani By Accommodation Times Bureau The recent move by the government of introducing eight PPP (Public Private Partnership) models to promote private investments in affordable housing will act as a perfect catalyst to its vision of “Housing for All by 2022”. However the success of this policy will

Entry of ‘Private Units’ to boost Housing for All

By Accommodation Times Bureau New Delhi: Gearing up to meet it's deadline of 2022 and fulfilling it's promise of 'Housing for All' the current government is determined and is now seeking professional help in order to micromanage the flagship initiative by setting up a dedicated programme management unit. So far, operating with

Gujarat’s “housing for all” vision by 2022 seems improbable as per survey.

By Accommodation Times Bureau   Gujarat, March 4th, 2017: Considering the current targets, it seems very unlikely of the affordable housing vision to be accomplished by 2022. The recent housing survey conducted by the state government, estimated 9.78 lakh houses needed in the state. The survey was under the governance of India’s