HIDCO to engage consultants to develop affordable housing in Kolkata’s New Town – ET RealEstate

KOLKATA: The Housing Infrastructure Development Corporation (Hidco) plans to engage a consultant to prepare architectural design along with detailed estimate and bid documents to set up affordable housing of LIG and EWS category on about 7.6 acres in New Town. Officials said that the authorities have been taking up work of various types of construction […]

Mumbai: 30 flat buyers face eviction in Mhada and builder’s dues row – ET RealEstate

MUMBAI: Thirty flat buyers face eviction from their new homes while another 50 await possession of their flats as Mhada and developer Rajan Shirodkar slug it out over dues to be paid to the housing authority. Shirodkar, also a member of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena, has blamed Mhada’s delay in granting permissions as the reason for […]

Delhi: Over 9,700 applications for 1,350 DDA flats on sale – ET RealEstate

Representative Image NEW DELHI: The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has received as many as 9,714 applications and payments from 2,955 applicants until Friday for Housing Scheme – 2021 offering 1,350 flats, a senior official told IANS. The official said that a total of 49,416 applicants have registered under the scheme. “The response to the scheme […]

Tamil Nadu housing board to build 570 flats at Nerkundram for government officers – ET RealEstate

Representative Image CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu Housing Board is set to construct 570 apartments for All India Service officers, state government officers and judicial officers at Nerkundram, a decision that has left social activists wondering about the priorities of a government reeling under the economic impact of Covid-19. The TNHB has invited applications from AIS […]

Haryana CM directs officials to prepare scheme for rehabilitation of slums – ET RealEstate

CHANDIGARH: Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar directed officials on Thursday to prepare a comprehensive scheme for the rehabilitation of urban slums in Haryana to take forward the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ensure ‘housing for all’ by 2022, according to a statement. Under the scheme, residential flats would be provided to the slum […]

After a 10-year delay, work on second tower under RAY to begin in Kochi – ET RealEstate

KOCHI: After much delay, work on the second tower of the apartment complex to house slum dwellers in Fort Kochi will soon be started. Cochin Smart Mission Ltd (CSML) has awarded the work to construct an apartment complex with 195 individual units to a private firm. Officials with CSML said that the work on the […]

What can a property buyer do to fix maintenance issues? – ET RealEstate

NEW DELHI: A high-rise society offers a bundle of amenities within its premises to residents. Be it security, lifts, uninterrupted water and electricity supply or other facilities such as a park or a gym to give a sense of comfort to residents. For residents to continue enjoying these services, maintenance plays a vital role. Without […]

Expeditiously allot flats to people living in identified JJ clusters: Delhi CM – ET RealEstate

NEW DELHI: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday directed officials to “expeditiously” allot flats to people living in the city’s identified JJ (jhuggi jhopri) clusters. The chief minister chaired a meeting to review the status of the ongoing JJ cluster rehabilitation plan under Mukhyamantri Awas Yojana. Urban Development Minister Satyendar Jain also attended the meeting. […]

Reply by Feb 9 on non-appointment of authority for registration of AAOs: Odisha HC – ET RealEstate

CUTTACK: The Orissa high court has set February 9 as deadline for the state government to give a reply on non-appointment of a competent authority for registration of Association of Apartment Owners required under the Odisha Apartment Ownership Act, 1982. Initially, under the Odisha Apartment Ownership Act, 1982, the director of town planning, was appointed […]

Construction of 1.68 lakh new houses approved under PMAY-Urban – ET RealEstate

NEW DELHI: Construction of 1,68,606 new houses have been approved under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) taking the total to 1.1 crore so far. The decision was taken in the 52nd Meeting of the Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee (CSMC) 14 States/UTs participated in this meeting. These houses are proposed to be constructed across the […]