MoHUA approves 1.12 lac more houses under PMAY-U, Maha gets 12,238

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs has approved the construction of 1,12,213 more affordable houses for the benefit of urban poor under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban). The approval was given in the 37th meeting of the Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee in its meeting held here August

Govt pulled up by parliamentary panel over loose implementations of flagship programmes

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The government of India has been recently pulled up by a parliamentary panel over loose implementations of flagship programmes, which includes ambitious schemes such as PMAY- Urban and the Swachh Bharat Mission. The panel has asked the government to act fast and address the issues. A clear-cut

Wadhwa Wise City to deliver 10,000 affordable homes

Around 300 acres of land are owned by Valuable Properties. By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI The Wadhwa Wise City a project by The Wadhwa Group is going to deliver around 10,000 affordable homes and it will also hand over 1,000 units to the government, an official said. “The project will offer a unique proposition of

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

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

Hardeep Singh Puri & CM Parrikar launches Star-Rating system for Garbage Free Cities in Goa

By Accommodation Times Bureau PANAJI The minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs, Hardeep Singh Puri along with Manohar Parrikar, Chief Minister of Goa, on Saturday, launched the ‘Protocol for Star Rating of Garbage-Free Cities’ in Goa. The star-rating initiative, developed by the Swachh Bharat Mission – Urban will be rating cities

MoHUA amends housing scheme guidelines under PMAY

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI To enhance its coverage under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY), the Housing ministry has amended the guidelines of the housing scheme. According to the amended guidelines, areas falling within notified planning or development area under the jurisdiction of an industrial development authority or urban development authority or

MoHUA approves construction of 5, 45,090 new houses under PMAY (U)

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA)  has approved the construction of 5,45,090 more affordable houses for the benefit of urban poor under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) with an investment of Rs. 31,003 cr with central assistance of Rs. 8,107 cr. The approval was given

Change in carpet area rule may increase housing demand in Karnataka

By Accommodation Times Bureau BENGALURU Under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (urban), the centre aims to provide affordable houses to all by 2022. According to a recent move by the centre to increase the carpet area for residences eligible for interest subsidy under the Credit-Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS) has come as a benefit

MoHUA sanctions 1.12 lakh units for urban poor under PMAY (Urban)

Rs 8,105 Cr Investment approved with central assistance of Rs.1,681 Cr and Madhya Pradesh gets 34,680 houses, Haryana-24,221, Maharashtra-11,523 By Accommodation Times Bureau Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA)  has approved the construction of 1,12,083 more affordable houses for the benefit of urban poor under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) with