94 cities assigned Credit Ratings as Smart Cites

By Accommodation Times Bureau With the exercise of Credit Rating of cities and towns gaining momentum, 94 of the 500 cities included in Smart City Mission and Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) have obtained such ratings which are necessary for issuing Municipal Bonds for mobilization of resources. During the

Maharashtra Rent Control Rules 2017 will be effective after 31st March

By Accommodation Times Bureau On 3rd March 2017, Housing Department under its notification No.YACHIKA.2015/C.R.17/(Part-2)/GND-1.- Under Rent Control Act 1999, issued draft Rules for objections and suggestion to be finalise on or after 31st March 2017. All objections and suggestion may be sent to gnd1.housing@maharashtra.gov.in. The Notification : HOUSING DEPARTMENT Madam Cama Marg, Hutatma Rajguru Chowk,

More affordable houses for urban poor sanctioned for Puducherry, Telangana and Himachal Pradesh

By Accommodation Times Bureau Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation has sanctioned 3,128 more affordable houses for the benefit of urban poor in Puducherry, 924 for Telangana and 2,655 for Himachal Pradesh under the Prime Minister’s Awas Yojana (Urban). The Ministry approved 1,24,521 affordable houses for urban poor yesterday taking the

Investments for basic urban infrastructure under Atal Mission (AMRUT)

By Accommodation Times Bureau Rs.11,421cr investments for basic urban infrastructure in Uttar Pradesh under Atal Mission (AMRUT) Tamil Nadu-Rs.11,237cr, Maharashtra-Rs.6,759 cr, Haryana-Rs.2,544 cr, Chattisgarh-Rs.2,192 cr Manipur-Rs.180 cr, Sikkim-Rs.39 cr Under the Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT), a total expenditure  of Rs.11,421 cr will be incurred in Uttar

UD Minister says investment meets of States of no use without city infrastructure and sanitation

By Accommodation Times Bureau States and Union Territories today endorsed five transformational urban reforms proposed by the Ministry of Urban Development aimed at improving  service delivery to citizens besides promoting resource mobilization required for meeting the urban infrastructure demand. They also supported new policies and schemes proposed by the Ministry viz., Transit