Industry Status badly needed to Housing Construction Industry

By Accommodation Times News Services Government’s leaden footed approach to grant the industry status to the housing construction industry is the root cause of invasion of speculators in this core industry. In the absence of institutional finance to the construction industry, since it is not accorded industry status, the developers are

Housing Construction and Commercial Complex

BY Anju D. Aggarwal. Posted on 20 March 2001 The need for a house is a primary need of the people . Many people stay in rented houses and book a flat either with ht builder or with a housing board in the hope that they will get to occupy the

Chandigarh Housing Board approves construction of 492 flats

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The Chandigarh Housing Board (CHB) held in its 410th meeting on Tuesday for need-based changes in CHB Dwelling Units and several major decisions were taken. The following is a list of the major decisions taken by the Board: 1. Need-Based Changes in Chandigarh Housing Board Dwelling Units The Board has

RERA, REITs, GST, etc to spur the housing & construction activities: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau DELHI Minister of State of Housing & Urban Affairs, Hardeep Puri, stated at the exclusive intuitional event held here today, that the Government has granted infrastructure status to affordable housing which will enable these projects to avail the associated benefits such as lower borrowing rates, tax concessions and increased flow of

IIT-Gn to provide housing for over 1,000 construction workers

By Accommodation Times Bureau AHMEDABAD Sudhir Jain, IIT-Gn director and CPWD chief engineer, Ajay Agarwal has inaugurated the housing facility on Tuesday, for providing homes to 1,264 construction workers on Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (IIT-Gn) campus at Palaj village in Gandhinagar. Clean, hygienic and well-ventilated housing for labourers was constructed at the IIT-Gn, Palaj campus in the

TN: New proposed housing policy to include reduced construction cost

The Tamil Nadu government today proposed a new housing policy that will include a series of changes like reducing the cost of construction. Making a suo motu statement in the state assembly, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said the government will formulate a housing and residential policy and its features would include

Madhya Pradesh Police housing authority to opt for green ratings for all upcoming large construction under MoU with GRIHA

By Accommodation Times News Services New Delhi, 16 November 2016: Madhya Pradesh Police Housing & Infrastructure Development Corporation (MPPH&IDC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment (GRIHA) Council with the objective of obtaining GRIHA Rating for all their upcoming large constructions. This MoU was signed on

Ministry of Housing approves construction of 84,460 more affordable houses for urban poor

Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation has approved construction of 84,460 more affordable houses for urban poor under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana(Urban) in five States with a total investment of Rs.3,073 cr for which Central Assistance of Rs.1,256 cr has been approved.   To be built under the ‘Beneficiary Led Construction’