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State must not depend on private parties to build affordable houses: architect PK Das

PK Das said the book makes three demands — any DP of a city must allocate land exclusively for affordable housing; taking cost of land out of the equation of affordable housing and regulate pricing for houses.

Niti panel’s recommendations to UP: ‘Identify homeless, build houses and provide skill training’

Providing loans to 25,410 persons by March 2020 under the self-employment programme, ensuring 110 shelters under NULM are also among the suggestions made by the Aayog to the state govt


Home is where the community is

A research on architectural forms in Mumbai questions the approach to affordable housing

Mumbai paper clip: Why affordable housing needs to be around mass transit

Here are some of the suggestions of experts outlined in the briefing paper.

Affordable housing: Plotting the PPP way

Gujarat has taken the lead in affordable housing projects through the PPP route under the Rajiv Awas Yojana. It has bagged 10 out of 21 approved projects under the Affordable Housing Partnership scheme.

‘Housing for all’ an elusive target, as demand remains weak

The decline in new launches were almost entirely in affordable and mid segment housing.


HC seeks response of govt agencies on affordable housing in land-strapped city

A PIL wants salt pan land and coast line mangroves be used to provide housing to LIG, EWS citizens.

Affordable segment moves into focus as others

Reigning high realty prices take the sheen off premium segment.

Affordable housing committee soon: CM

The state will soon form a committee for affordable housing on the lines of one appointed by the Union government,CM Prithviraj Chavan told the Legislative Council Wednesday.

Pune slips in livability index,reveals survey

Index answers questions whether people will opt to live in the city and have a better frame of life.