Last Updated: Saturday, September 14, 2013, 13:02
Noting that rapid urbanisation has led to the problem of growing slums in cities, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said the Centre plans to construct over 15 lakh houses for the urban poor.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 17:47
Thee World Bank will extend a USD 100-million loan for sustainable housing in India that can be used to purchase, build or upgrade low-cost dwellings, the finance ministry said Thursday.
Last Updated: Monday, April 29, 2013, 21:18
Finance Ministry and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) officials are likely to meet this week to consider relaxing norms for raising funds through the external commercial borrowing (ECB) window for low-cost housing sector.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 24, 2013, 20:35
CREDAI, the apex realtors' body, has sought tax incentives in Budget for low-cost housing and cheaper funds to developers in order to boost supply and check rising property prices.
Last Updated: Monday, December 17, 2012, 22:31
The Reserve Bank Monday allowed real estate developers and housing finance companies to raise up to USD 1 billion through external commercial borrowings (ECBs) in the current fiscal to promote low cost housing projects.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 14:43
Mukherjee announced extension of the scheme of interest subvention of 1 percent on housing loan up to Rs. 15 lakh.
Last Updated: Friday, March 16, 2012, 15:06
Presenting the Union Budget 2012-13 in Lok Sabha on Friday, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee announced various majors for mitigating shortage of housing for low income groups.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 16:11
Low-rise apartments having carpet area from 293 sq ft to 457 sq ft will be built with a price tag between Rs 7.92 lakh and Rs 12.33 lakh.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 03, 2010, 20:00
Realty firm Omaxe on Thursday said it
would develop an affordable housing project in Allahabad with
an expected sales realisation of over Rs 150 crore.
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