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Chandigarh: Need-based changes for dwelling units, pending schemes to be election issues

According to the CHB Residents’ federation, the conditions imposed on the owners of these dwelling units while regularizing these changes are so stringent that it will not benefit most of the dwelling owners.

Chandigarh engineer gets compulsory retirement hours before his actual retirement

A show cause notice was served to sub-divisional engineer Kailash Garg last week as to why he be not dismissed following conviction but he did not receive the notice.


Construction conundrum

As Chandigarh Housing Board comes up with another scheme — this time, to build 492 flats in Sector 53 —  there is a need to go back to the drawing board as there are too many schemes but too little housing relief on the ground.

Chandigarh Housing Board proposes discretionary quota allotment in Sec 53 housing scheme

In the scheme, which will be launched in the first week of December, cost of a three-bedroom flat is likely to be around Rs 85-90 lakh, two- bedroom nearly Rs 68-70 lakh and one-bedroom around Rs 30 lakh.

Chandigarh Housing Board clears need-based changes in units for compound fee of Rs 200 per sq ft

The owners will also be allowed to construct lifts as per the design approved by the Plan Approval Committee.

Chandigarh Housing Board decides to slash transfer fee by over 50 per cent

Till now, the board was charging about 15 per cent of the total cost of allotment price along with an amount of Rs 1 lakh for converting any property from leasehold to freehold. The total amount went up to several lakhs.


Chandigarh Housing Board to appoint consultant to assess structural stability of need-based changes made by occupants

The committee which has been constituted under the chairmanship of CHB secretary would further review the consultant’s report and recommend where all need-based changes needs to be permitted

No new houses, Chandigarh Housing Board to allot houses under existing project

Chairman of the Chandigarh Housing Board Maninder Singh confirmed the development.

Chandigarh Housing Board extends date for making e-bids

The auction which was to close early this month will now close on October 31, 2017. Also, as there wasn’t any response, the board has decided that the money can be deposited in six instalments in a period of two and a half years.

Chandigarh Housing board to conduct e-auction of 147 commercial properties

The detailed terms and conditions relating to e-auction of these commercial properties on lease hold basis is available on the CHB official website.