Smart City Mission is setting a new benchmark: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau BHOPAL Housing Minister Hardeep Puri in a two days Smart City CEOs conference said Smart City Mission (SCM) is setting a new benchmark in terms of project implementation. “The value of projects under implementation in August 2017 was about Rs. 8,000 crore which after eight months has increased to

India has undertaken most comprehensive urban development plan: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Monday said that India has undertaken the most comprehensive and planned urbanization planned anywhere in the world. Minister was speaking at the session on “Building a better India through Urban Development” at CII Annual Session 2018. He stated that between now

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

Investment of Rs.1,91,155 Cr Proposed by 90 cities under smart city mission: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI During addressing the Parliamentary consultative committee meeting attached to the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs here last Thursday, Hardeep Puri, Minister of State (I/C) for Housing and Urban Affairs has informed that a total investment of Rs.1,91,155 crore has been proposed by the 90 cities

Flyover-cum-ROB at Narela: Hardeep Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Hardeep Puri, Minister of State (I/C) for Housing and Urban Affairs has informed that the proposed Flyover-cum-ROB on Urban Extension Road-1(UER1) will provide the vital missing link and create connectivity on either side in UER-1, thereby providing relief to lakhs of people by easing traffic congestion

Property transactions will be linked to Aadhaar soon, says Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau On Tuesday union housing minister Hardeep Puri said to crackdown benami properties and to curb black money from real estate, soon property transactions will be linked to Aadhar. Several times Prime Minister Narendra Modi has indicated that the government would clamp down on benami property. Puri is the

New section of Delhi Metro’s Pink Line from DDSC to Lajpat Nagar launched

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Dugabai Deshmukh South campus-Lajpat Nagar section of Delhi Metro was inaugurated by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Union Minister for Urban and Housing Development Hardeep Singh Puri jointly. The new section has six stations out of which four are major shopping destinations. Sir Vishveshwaraiah Moti

Neutral Stance on policy but hiked rates, RBI seems to be playing both sides of equation: Hiranandani

By Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, President (Nation), NAREDCO A monetary policy that encourages economic growth, or one that controls inflation, this has been an eternal debate. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), during its bi-monthly policy meeting this Wednesday, seemed to be playing both sides of the equation – it confirmed its ‘neutral’ stance