GMDA can provide excellent start for development of Tri-city: CM

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The Haryana Chief Minister, Mr Manohar Lal, has impressed upon the Central Government the need and urgency to create a statutorily empowered and dedicated board or authority for homogeneous development of Chandigarh, the joint capital of Haryana and Punjab, and its adjoining towns of Panchkula and Mohali,

Punjab approves new building rules to boost construction industry

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The Punjab Cabinet, led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, on Saturday paved the way for easing of building rules to give a further boost to the construction industry while facilitating better urban planning and development in the state. The cabinet stamped its approval on the Punjab Urban

Green Affordable Homes: Future of Sustainable Real Estate Development

  By Accommodation Times News Service Green Homes in layman’s language or today understood is a healthier, more comfortable more durable and more energy efficient and have a much smaller environment footprint than conventional homes.  Green homes have become more prevalent we have also seen the emergence of green affordable housing.  The

Acquisition of land for Re-development and Rehabilitation is prerogative of State govt: HC

By Accommodation Times News Service IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT BOMBAY ORDINARY ORIGINAL CIVIL JURISDICTION WRIT PETITION NO. 2582 OF 2003 WITH CHAMBER SUMMONS NO. 267 OF 2008 Sara Harry D'Mello .. Petitioner. Vs. State of Maharashtra & Ors. And Palatial Constructions .. Respondents. WITH WRIT PETITION NO. 91 OF 2002 WITH CHAMBER SUMMONS NO. 129 OF 2002 The Reserve Bank

Another Urban Land Ceiling Act in Making

By Dr Sanjay Chaturvedi Any land reform cannot take place without government’s intervention. And this is also true that Land reforms in India got centre of political engineering even in the British rule. Unfortunately, we had Urban Land Ceiling Act (ULCA). The ULCRA was introduced during Prime Minister Indira Gandhi’s regime

1,00,000 flats to be allotted by various Housing Boards

By A T Bureau Housing Boards in India are all set to bring more than 1 lakh homes of various sizes in various cities and towns of India within three months. Many schemes are in offing and many are in the process of allotment. Housing Board of the various States of

PUDA 360- An E-Property Module for online property transactions

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on August 30 launched PUDA 360, an e-property module to facilitate online property transactions, thus bringing greater efficiency and transparency in the functioning of Punjab Urban Planning & Development Authority (PUDA). CM said that “The application would go a long way in