HEFA approves projects of Rs. 2,066 Crore to six IITs

By Accommodation Times Bureau For providing additional funds for research and related infrastructure, Higher Education Funding Agency (HEFA), has started its operations. The HEFA Board had held its 2nd meeting today and approved projects for Rs. 2,066.73 Cr for six institutions – IITs Bombay, Delhi, Madras, Kharagpur, Kanpur and NIT Suratkal.

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

It is imperative to motivate banks to lend to realty sector: Rajesh Krishnan, Founder, Brick Eagle

Ashvita Singh Affordable housing is a difficult dream. While government continues to provide consumer centric sops, developers are still seen hesitant to hold the baton for PM’s ‘Housing for All’ vision. In an industry where profit is the ultimate goal, Rajesh Krishnan, Founder and CEO, Brick Eagle Group talks about how,

Japan to assist in making Chennai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi Smart Cities

PIB Japan has decided to be associated with the development of Chennai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi as smart cities. This was today conveyed by Japan’s Ambassador to India Mr.Kenji Hiramatsu during his meeting with Minister of Urban Development Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu. Mr.Hiramatsu further said that Japan is quite interested in urban development initiatives

Development is the only way to ensure future of young generations: PM

Accommodation Times News Service “Development is the only way we can ensure future of young generations”, emphasized Prime Minister Narendra Modi while performing digital Bhoomipujan for the two Metro corridors, 22-km Mumbai Trans Harbour Link, MUTP-3, 2-km flyovers at Kalanagar and 5-km long Kurla-Vakola elevated road. The State Government has been implementing

PM inagurates two more metro corridors in Mumbai

Accommodation Times News Service The Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi, on Saturday, December 24, 2016, inaugurated two Metro projects, Mumbai Trans Harbour Link, flyovers at Kalanagar Junction and Kurla-Vakola elevated road at 3 pm at MMRDA Ground, Bandra-Kurla Complex, Bandra (East). The State Government has been implementing Metro Rail projects across the city of Mumbai

What Affordable Housing Really Means In India?

Kishor Pate, CMD - Amit Enterprises Housing Ltd. Accommodation Times News Service Affordability, especially in the Indian real estate sector, can mean a wide range of things. Specifically, the term holds different meaning for different categories of demographics. Further, there are also several socio-economic variables governing a city or location to consider.