Rajiv Awas Yojana will help Tackle the Urban Land and Housing Shortages : Selja

Kumari Selja Hopes Rajiv Awas Yojana Would Provide an Opportunity to Obtain Positive Response From States on Urgently Needed Reforms Directly Connected With Providing Long Term Policies to Tackle the Urban Land and Housing Shortages The Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Minister Kumari Selja has said that Rajiv Awas Yojana(RAY), would

Development of Housing and Basic Facilities in Slums of Cities

By A T Bureau The Minister for Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Kumari Selja has said that in pursuance of the Government’s vision of creating a Slum-free India, a new scheme ‘Rajiv Awas Yojana’ (RAY) has been launched on 02.06.2011. The Scheme is expected to cover about 250 cities, across the

Housing Shortage in the Country

The Technical Group constituted by the Ministry in 2006 to assess the urban housing shortage in the country estimated that at the end of the 10th Five Year Plan (2007-08), the total housing shortage in the country was 24.71 million

PPP and Affordable Housing

The Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation and Tourism Minister Kumari Selja has said, in order to improve the quality of life in urban areas, it is of critical significance that the housing stock is improved through urban renewal, in situ slum improvement and development of new housing stock in existing

Housing Finance Glore

The constitution of India includes the right to live and have a livelihood as a fundamental right. IT also includes the right to housing policy. The directive principles of the state policy make it an obligation on the state to facilitate housing. Housing demand is an universal problem. Housing is

Houses for Economic Weaker Sections of Society Under RAY

Accommodation Times News Service The Government has launched the Scheme of Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) with the vision of creating a “Slum Free India”. This was stated by Shri Ajay Maken, Union Minister of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA), in the Rajya Sabha today, in a written reply to a

Tax benefits and silent Features of proposed tax Free Bond issue, HUDCO

By Accommodation Times (www.accommodationtimes.com) The establishment of Housing and Urban Development Corporation Limited (HUDCO) in 1970 as a sectoral institution for comprehensively dealing with the problems of growing housing shortages and owned Government company with the objective to provide long term finance. Recently organization has approved loan of Rs. 37,464 cr

Rajiv Awas Yojana to begin in 250 Cities

By A T Bureau. States Want Liberal Financial Norms given the Fund Constraints of States / Urban Local Bodies A one day conference on Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) with the State Ministers of Housing, Urban Development, Municipal Administration and Local Self Government was organised by the Union Ministry of Housing and