Jaipur govt to benefit over 1.70 lakh homeless families under PMAY Rural

By Accommodation Times Bureau JAIPUR The Minister of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Rajendra Rathod said that 4.71 lakh houses were sanctioned under the Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana- Rural, out of which more than 3 lakh households have been benefited to the homeless families. Minister said that special village councils will be organized

21.97 Lakhs houses completed under PMAY

By Accommodation Times Bureau PIB Release: A press report published in The Times of India on 22nd Mar 2018 under the heading “PM Awas Yojana: Only 8% target met under Urban housing scheme”is misleading. The figure of “8% target met “was derived by using only the ‘houses completed data’ which is an incorrect application of statistics. The

MMR to get more low-cost houses

MUMBAI To boost ‘housing for all mission’ of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in private sector, the Maharashtra government has decided to adopt a policy of offering incentives by permitting 2.5 Floor Space Index (FSI)  to all the low-cost housing projects under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY). The government has also allowed 1 FSI on

Govt plans to sanction 12 lakh houses in 115 backward districts

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI As per the official document, the centre identified 115 backward districts for development and targets to sanction over 12 lakh houses within 18 months under a housing scheme. At present, under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) 6.32 lakh houses have been sanctioned for these districts. According to Housing

Cabinet approves the increase in carpet area for homes under PMAY

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana – Urban programme lakhs of middle-class homebuyers will be benefited with better interest subsidy and upgrading the quality and size of their housing units. For medium income group (MIG) flats eligible for subsidy under the Credit-Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS) is been