PMAY flats to be available on rent in Indore – ET RealEstate

Representative Image INDORE: After failing to attract buyers, the Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC) is now going to make residential units constructed under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) available on rent. The civic body, in view of managing maintenance cost of these units, is going to make as many as 168 flats constructed at Budhaniya […]

New housing projects after progress on old ones, centre tell states – ET RealEstate

No new affordable housing projects will be sanctioned till old ones are completed, the Centre has told the states as barely 22% of the houses sanctioned under the flagship programme have been completed. The ministry of housing and urban affairs has told the states that no new projects would be sanctioned under affordable housing in […]

PMAY-Gramin’s 92% target achieved in first phase: Central government – ET RealEstate

NEW DELHI: The Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana – Gramin (PMAY-G), a flagship programme of the Central government, has achieved 92 per cent target of its 1st phase i.e. from 2016-17 to 2018-19, said an official statement on Tuesday. The government is confident that all the houses in the Permanent Wait List (PWL) would be completed […]

All Marathwada districts fail to meet PMAY targets for FY21 – ET RealEstate

AURANGABAD: None of the eight districts of Marathwada has been able to complete the annual target they had received under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (PMAY) for the financial year 2020-21. The people’s representatives and authorities are blaming the soaring sand prices that is being controlled by the sand mafia. Also, the listed beneficiaries who […]

Over 10.75 lakh homes constructed under PMAY-U during pandemic: Housing Minister – ET RealEstate

NEW DELHI: Over 10.75 lakh houses have been constructed under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) during the COVID-19 pandemic so far, and Uttar Pradesh tops the chart with more than 2.55 lakh such units, Parliament was informed on Wednesday. In a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha, Union Housing and Urban Affairs […]

Jammu & Kashmir approves Rs 2 lakh interest-free loan for PMAY-U beneficiaries – ET RealEstate

JAMMU: The J&K Administrative Council, which met here under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, approved the proposal of the Housing and Urban Development Department to provide interest-free loan up to Rs 2 lakh to the urban houseless economically weaker section beneficiaries under Beneficiary Led Construction (BLC) component of the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna-Urban […]

Rajasthan ranks second in the progress made under PMAY-Gramin – ET RealEstate

JAIPUR: A performance index report 2019-20, which was released on Friday, showed that Rajasthan ranked second among all states in the country, after Uttar Pradesh, in the progress made under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Grameen (PMAY-G). The state scored 85 points compared to Uttar Pradesh’s total score of 91.11. Additional chief secretary (ACS), rural development and […]

Goa’s rural development department aims to fund 400 homes under PMAY – ET RealEstate

PANAJI: The department of rural development has set short-term and mid-term goals, which include funding 400 homes under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (rural) by 2023 and providing social assistance to 22,000 beneficiaries or pensioners. The short-term goals, which have to be achieved by 2021, are sanctioning funds for 200 homes under the PMAY scheme […]

Over 18 lakh beneficiaries got aid under PMAY-Gramin: Bihar rural minister – ET RealEstate

PATNA: State rural development minister Shravan Kumar told the legislative council on Monday that the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana scheme is being implemented properly in the state, and its progress monitored. The minister said staffers have been roped in on a contract basis to encourage beneficiaries to avail of the facility, and panchayats observe Awas […]

Madhya Pradesh: In Shajapur, PMAY houses named after daughters – ET RealEstate

INDORE: Taking ‘Beti Bachao – Beti Padhao’ campaign forward, Shajapur administration has started naming houses constructed under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY, Rural). As many as 1000 such houses of various villages of Shajapur district have been painted, beautified and named after girl child of the family in the last ten days. “Thousand houses have […]