Modi seeks assistance from Singapore’s expertise in building low-cost housing

By Accommodation Times News Services During a meeting with Singapore ministers Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi expressed his wish to gain assistance from Singapore’s expertise to fulfill his government’s agenda of providing low-cost housing for all. The Minister for Foreign Affairs, and Minister for Law of the Republic of Singapore, Mr.

SBI buying property in Singapore for housing staff

By Accommodation Times News Service The State Bank of India is investing in accommodation based property in Singapore ensuring higher grade housing requirements of its expatriate staff. The apartment purchases should help reduce rental costs by 20 to 25 % within the next 3 years. According to the report SBI would

UP Govt recommends 9 solutions for completion of stalled housing projects in Noida, Yamuna Expressway

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI A High-Level Committee of the Uttar Pradesh government has come out with recommendations aimed at providing a solution to the completion of homes in the stalled projects of Noida, Greater Noida and Yamuna Expressway. The Committee was constituted by the State government vide order dated 18th

UP govt builds over 7 lac housing units under PMAY-G, Tops the list

By Accommodation Times Bureau LUCKNOW A minister said today that, under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G), Uttar Pradesh has constructed over 7,70,000 housing units till March 31. Rural Development Minister Mahendra Singh told that the housing units are been completed in a record span of nine months and it was meant for the

Goa Govt seeks help from centre for housing

By Accommodation Times Bureau PANAJI To meet the needs for housing in Goa, Jayesh Salgaonkar, minister for rural development and housing, requested the Union Ministry of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj to consider a special scheme in Goa. Salgaonkar, pointed out that shortage of government land and high standard of living were affecting

National Urban Housing Fund created

By Accommodation Times Bureau The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given approval for creation of National Urban Housing Fund (NUHF) for Rs.60,000 crores.  This fund will be situated in Building Materials and Technology Promotion Council (BMTPC), an autonomous body registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860

Indiabulls Finance raises Rs 315 crore for affordable housing sector

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI A home-loan provider firm, Indiabulls Housing Finance Limited (IBHFL) has raised about Rs 315 crore via masala bond, IBHFL said in a statement on Wednesday. The company stated in a statement that, the Indian currency denominated bond proceeds will be used for financing the affordable housing sector. “This