Thane: Mhada now plans to make Kalwa affordable housing hub – ET RealEstate

THANE: The Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (Mhada) is planning to turn Kalwa into a hub of affordable housing in the state by constructing one of the biggest economically priced complexes here, cabinet minister Jitendra Awhad informed. Speaking to he media in Thane last week, he said the department was working out a plan […]

MHADA inks pact with Chadha Developers for affordable housing township near Mumbai – ET RealEstate

The Maharashtra Housing & Area Development Authority (MHADA) has entered into a memorandum of understanding with realty developer Chadha Developers & Promoters to develop an integrated residential project spread over 80 acres near Mumbai under public private partnership. Chadha Developers & Promoters will be investing around Rs 1,100 crore to develop the project in Vangni […]

Mumbai: 100-year-old chawl will make way for 36-storey tower – ET RealEstate

MUMBAI: After almost 20 years, a century-old chawl enclave in south Mumbai is the first to get the nod for cluster redevelopment in the city. The state’s housing authority, Mhada, gave the go-ahead on October 27 to redevelop Old Chikhalwadi at Tardeo. The 1.54-acre plot comprising a labyrinth of 12 chawls, in which over 200 […]

Mumbai: BDD chawls residents to pay just Rs 1,000 as stamp duty – ET RealEstate

File photo MUMBAI: The Maharashtra cabinet on Wednesday decided to charge Rs 1,000 as stamp duty and agreement cost per house from residents of pre-independence era BDD ‘chawls’ in Mumbai which are being redeveloped by state-run housing agency MHADA. The cabinet, at a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, cleared a proposal in this […]

Mumbai: MHADA to house displaced residents in island city itself – ET RealEstate

MUMBAI: The Mumbai Housing Area Development Authority (MHADA) on Monday announced that it will grant transit accommodation to displaced residents of 21 dangerous cessed buildings in the island city itself rather than compel them to shift to the suburbs. It will convert 177 tenements located in redeveloped buildings into homes for these tenants. Addressing a […]

Worli police playground to house rehab buildings for BDD chawl tenants in Mumbai – ET RealEstate

File photo MUMBAI: NGO Citispace has paved the way for construction of permanent rehab buildings on the police playground which is part of Worli BDD chawls. A plot of the same size, accessible by a public road, has been approved by the NGO for relocation of the police playground in the same vicinity. The Maharashtra […]

Mahad flood-hit to get prefabricated homes by Mhada – ET RealEstate

MUMBAI: Mhada will build ready to move in, prefabricated homes for residents of Taliye village near Mahad whose homes were swept away in floods and landslides last week. Housing minister Jitendra Awhad said Mhada will order the pre-fab homes and then send them to Taliye village in the next few weeks. Awhad said the homes […]

MHADA’s housing lottery unlikely this year as well – ET RealEstate

BY: Ateeq Shaikh MUMBAI: For families looking forward to participating in the government’s housing lottery for a home within Greater Mumbai limits, there is a dampener. The ongoing pandemic has affected the construction pace of the buildings, resulting in further delay in readying the homes to bring them out in the market through Maharashtra Housing […]

Mumbai: BMC to finally provide basic amenities to MHADA colonies – ET RealEstate

MUMBAI: Bringing significant relief to residents of Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) colonies, the BMC has finally taken over the task of providing garbage clearance, water connections, road repair and basic amenities to these societies. These colonies were long deprived of the civic body’s facilities as Mhada has been designated an independent planning […]

Mumbai: Mhada to redevelop Patra chawl, tenants to get rent arrears too – ET RealEstate

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra Housing Area Development Authority (Mhada) is slated to formally take over redevelopment of Siddharth Nagar (Patra) chawl in Goregaon West. The state housing department issued a government resolution (GR) directing Mhada to complete the stalled redevelopment and hand over tenements to the 672 tenants and the 306 citizens who had won allotments […]