States show the way forward on building smart cities

By Accommodation Times News Services Impart clarity on selection criteria, financing and reforms to live up to the task States suggest two stage selection of cities, fixed tenures for Mayors and municipal cadres e-governance, online service delivery, hike in FAR, user fee based concessions suggested Two day stakeholders consultations held on the directive of

MMRDA to complete construction of Kherwadi flyover by April 2015

By Accommodation Times News Services The construction of the northbound arm of the Kherwadi Junction flyover has begun and will be completed by April 2015. The the southbound arm of the Kherwadi flyover was opened for traffic in June this year. “The 580-meter Northbound stretch will be completed by April 2015. While

Stalled highway projects worth 1.8 lakh crore will be taken forward: Nitin Gadkari

By Accommodation Times News Services Road construction projects worth over 1,80,000 crore rupees that are being stalled will be taken forward and completed by removing various hurdles, said Nitin Gadkari, the Minister for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping. Addressing the National Road and Highways Summit organized by the PHD Chamber of

MMRDA announces internal deadline for completion of Kherwadi flyover

By Accommodation Times News Services Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has announced their internal deadline as 31st May for the completion of under construction Kherwadi flyover. As per the authorities the flyover will be ready for public use from June, it will avail commuters to use the Western Express Highway

BMC and CRISIL together work forward for enhanced civic services

        By Accommodation Times News Service The BMC's solid waste management (SWM) department has tied up with global analytical company CRISIL to create mechanisms with which the corporation can enhance civic services in accordance with the standards set by the Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India. In 2008, the ministry had introduced

DDA looks forward for ‘’studio flats’’

By Accommodation Times News Bureau The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has proposed a new provision in the Master Plan 2021 for introduction of studio apartments and service apartments. According to the proposal studio apartments will be allowed to come up in residential zones while service apartments will be restricted to commercial

Provisions are very encouraging : Sushil Karwa, Krishidhan Group

By Accommodation Times News Services Mr. Sushil Karwa, Managing Director, Krishidhan Group of Companies commented on Union Budget 2013 – 2014, “In Union Budget 2013 – 2014, the Finance Minister has announced allocation of Rs. 500/- crores to start a program in crop diversification and promote technological innovation along with Rs.

Jet Airways’ BKC land to be developed by Godrej

MUMBAI:Godrej Properties Limited has signed an agreement with Jet Airways to develop its one of the two plots in Bandra-Kurla Complex land (BKC) central business district here. According to this agreement Godrej Properties Limited (GPL), the real estate development arm of the diversified Godrej Group, making