Mumbai witnesses large scale appointments of independent administrators in housing societies – ET RealEstate

MUMBAI: For over a year the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) is suddenly witnessing on large scale the appointments of independent administrators in place of housing society managements. This has raised eyebrows among the members of hundreds of societies that are due for redevelopment as many builders and contractors have allegedly taken undue advantage of the […]

Mumbai: BMC allows housing societies to hold vaccination drives within their premises – ET RealEstate

MUMBAI: Soon, Covid-19 vaccination drives will come to your doorstep. The BMC is permitting housing societies to tie up with private hospitals to hold these drives within their premises, subject to availability of stocks. Hospitals will have to ensure all protocols are followed during the drive. These vaccines will come at a cost fixed by […]

Group housing societies in NCR set up isolation facilities with oxygen beds – ET RealEstate

Representative Image NEW DELHI: Spike in coronavirus cases has forced many group housing societies across Delhi NCR to take the driver’s seat and handle the crisis. Many self-motivated residents have become social workers and formed groups for catering to multiple daily needs related to medical supply, food, vaccination registration and other emergency helpline numbers. Residents […]

Housing societies in Noida asked to appoint corona vigilance officer, report violations – ET RealEstate

Representative Image Housing societies in Noida have been asked to appoint a corona vigilance officer for each building/tower in a latest guideline issued by the district administration. In a fresh SOP on containment zones to stop the spread of COVID-19, the Noida administration has said that at all residential areas including societies and RWA share […]

Housing societies can decide on use of sinking fund – ET RealEstate

MUMBAI: Housing society members need not approach cooperatives department for permission to use the sinking fund for other purposes, like repairs and painting. Cooperatives sector experts said as per a model bylaw of 2014, even if the general body decides on using it by defining its purpose, there is no need for the society to […]

Guidelines for Covid centres in gated housing societies issued – ET RealEstate

File photo NEW DELHI: The Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry has issued guidelines, including on eligibility, handling of different categories of cases, and so on, for gated residential complexes desirous of setting up small Covid Care facilities run by the Resident Welfare Associations, housing societies and NGOs using their own resources. The ministry believes […]