Land Pooling Scheme: Farmers offer 33,000 acre land for Amravati

By Accommodation Times Bureau As part of the Land Pooling Scheme (LPS) farmer's in Andhra Pradesh have voluntarily given up 32,637.58 (89%) hectares of land approximately for building the new capital Amravati. The LPS scheme evolved by the state which comprises assembling small land pockets into a large tract of land

Realty take a hit post demonetization; residential sales plummet by 23%

Ashvita Singh Accommodation Times News Service Owing to government’s demonetisation move on November 8, 2016, realty sector was brought to complete standstill with 23% fall in the residential sale across top eight in July-December, a report by Knight Frank said.   “The fourth quarter numbers are a testament to the effect that the

SPPL receives proposal from ten developers to construct affordable homes under Slum Rehabilitation Schemes

By Accommodation Times News Services Shivshahi Punarvasan Prakalp Ltd. (SSPL) has invited RFI Cum RFP for construction of Affordable Housing Tenements under Slum Rehabilitation Schemes in Greater Mumbai, the agency has received ten applications from private developers to construct affordable homes.  SPPL, a fully owned government company incorporated to provide Institutional Support

Housing scheme for BPL widows in Jharkhand

By Accommodation Times News Service Chief minister Raghubar Das has announced a new widow housing scheme on the lines of Indira Awaas Yojana 'Widows belonging to the BPL category will now are covered under the widow pension scheme as well from the current financial year, he said, adding that the funds have

IDBI and NHB signs MoU for implementing Credit Linked Interest Subsidy scheme

By Accommodation Times News Services IDBI Bank, a public sector lender has entered into a MoU with National Housing Bank (NHB), as a part of the implementation process of the Credit Linked Interest Subsidy scheme under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, an Affordable Housing initiative. Kishor Kharat, MD & CEO, IDBI