BMC is committed to push housing industry: Ajoy Mehta

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI Municipal Commissioner of Mumbai, MCGM, Ajoy Mehta on Friday said, we would appreciate if all the suggestions and objections to come from various associations because it's much more structure. Recently the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) informed that suggestions and objections are opened for new Development Control and Promotional Regulations,

Over 1.65 lac benefits under CLSS vertical of PMAY (U)

By Accommodation Times Bureau DELHI The Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS) Vertical has shown progressive performance with over 1,65,000 beneficiaries benefitting from this Scheme during 2015-18.  This is a huge jump in the number of beneficiaries from the earlier comparable interest subsidy scheme between 2008-2013 which was only 18,166, said Ministry of

Housing for All: 1 Cr houses to be build in rural areas till Dec 2018

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI One crore houses will be constructed in the rural areas under Prime Minister’s housing scheme till December 2018, Housing Minister Hardeep Puri said in concluding session of two-day India Economic Council organized by the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), in Mumbai. The two-day Indian Economic Council organized by the

Branded players introducing lower ticket size products; no compromise in amenities

By Accommodation Bureau Sundeep Jagasia, Managing Director, Shree Krishna Group (Guest Article) With the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) and the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 (RERA), demand in the residential markets across cities remains subdued, but the affordable segment is seen as a bright spot driving growth

GRIHA Summit will be co-hosted by University of New South Wales & GRIHA Council

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The 10th edition of GRIHA Council’s annual flagship event “The GRIHA Summit” will be co-hosted by University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia & GRIHA Council in December 2018. In the past, the GRIHA Summit has played host to various technical sessions on sustainable building policies, tools & techniques

Good time to invest in Micro – markets

By Accommodation Times Bureau Amit Wadhwani, Director Sai Estate Consultants (Guest Article) Up until now, buyers were taking a wait and watch approach. A lot of new policies and rules were being implemented. However, we can now expect buyers to come back to the market. The overall market sentiment has also improved, which

Recommendations made by the GST Council for the Housing Sector to promote Affordable Housing

By Accommodation Times Bureau In its 25th Meeting held on 18th January, 2018, the GST Council had made several important recommendations for the Housing Sector which have come into force with effect from 25th January, 2018. The recommendations are expected to promote affordable housing for the masses in the country.   One of the important recommendations made