Sunday, Jan 29, 2023

Housing For All


Mumbai: Panel to study proposal to construct affordable housing on salt pan land

June 12, 2019 1:40 am

The proposal, aimed at taking the central government’s housing-for-all scheme forward, had entailed construction of one lakh affordable homes after salt pan lands were opened for construction in the Development Plan (DP) 2034.

15% houses completed in urban areas under Centre's flagship PMAY scheme in 3 years: Ministry

September 16, 2018 1:25 pm

The opposition Congress hit out the central government, saying the scheme was turning out to be yet another "jumla" (gimmick).

UN Special Rapporteur on right to adequate housing: ‘No law or policy in place to ensure homeless have access to housing’

April 23, 2016 3:34 am

Both the Central and state governments fail to collate any kinds of data on the number of households evicted each year.

‘Housing for all’ Shelter scheme to exclude rental plan

June 25, 2015 6:05 am

As per the earlier proposal, the Centre was to provide for 75 per cent of the construction cost of rental units.

‘Housing for all’ target could be scaled down

June 24, 2015 2:29 am

Current goal of 19 lakh homes by 2022 too steep to achieve, say officials.

'Housing for All' initiative set for June 25 launch

June 21, 2015 12:05 pm

The urban housing component of the mission aims to create 2 crore houses by 2022 with a Central grant of Rs 1 lakh to Rs 2.30 lakh per house.

Explained - Housing for All: To Build A Home

June 19, 2015 5:35 am

The previous limit, which was fixed three years ago under the previous UPA government, was Rs 1 lakh under EWS and Rs 1-2 lakh for LIG.

After being ignored in the Budget, realty sector to see delayed recovery

March 28, 2015 12:16 am

The government’s target of ‘housing for all‘ by 2022 can’t be achieved unless the Centre and the states take steps to facilitate development of new projects, say Experts.

Cash-starved state wants WB to fund Modi’s pet initiatives

February 06, 2015 2:39 am

A breakthrough is expected on Friday, with the CM scheduled to hold talks with the country head of the World Bank.