All PMAY houses to be sanctioned by March 2020

Of the initial target of 1 crore houses in urban India, 84 lakh had been sanctioned, he said on the sidelines of the event.

Aug 21, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

Housing Ministry institutes PMAY(U) awards for beneficiaries

This award is in addition to CLSS Award for recognising the contribution of PMAY (U) Banks and Housing Finance Companies, the Housing ministry said.

Aug 07, 2019, 12:43 PM IST

Modi govt to give big bonanza to home buyers before elections: Sources

Currently, home buyers under CLSS have to wait for nearly 3 to 4 months for disbursal of subsidy.

Feb 11, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

NHB disburses Rs 3,270 cr to 1.43 lakh beneficiaries under PMAY till Nov 28

NHB is the central nodal agency for the implementation of the CLSS.

Nov 29, 2018, 14:50 PM IST

PM Modi brings Dussehra gifts for Shirdi, hands over house keys to over 2 lakh PMAY beneficiaries

The Prime Minister also used the opportunity to hit out at the Congress and the previous UPA government.

Oct 19, 2018, 12:48 PM IST

Remove photos of PM Narendra Modi from PMAY houses: HC to MP government

The order was passed by the Gwalior bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court.

Sep 20, 2018, 07:44 AM IST

Govt aims to construct 12 lakh houses in FY18 under PMAY scheme

The government has set an ambitious target to construct as many as 12 lakh houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) in 2017-18, although only 1.49 lakh houses were built under the scheme in 2016-17.

May 22, 2017, 18:12 PM IST

Affordable housing to be growth driver for housing finance market

Domestic rating agency Icra on Wednesday said affordable housing segment is likely to grow over 30 percent over the medium term and will be the key growth driver for the mortgage finance market.

Mar 22, 2017, 18:08 PM IST

Smart cities, housing for all flavour of 2015 in urban sector

A slew of mega projects worth over Rs 4 lakh crore for developing smart cities and towns and providing housing for all in the next seven years besides proposed amendments in real estate rules marked 2015 for the urban development sector.

Dec 13, 2015, 12:56 PM IST

Smart cities to be decided by citizens: PM Modi

Smart cities will be selected through a bottom-up rather than top-down approach, where the decision would be made by the citizens and municipalities concerned, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday.

Jun 25, 2015, 14:16 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi launches three ambitious schemes for transforming urban India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched three ambitious schemes aimed at developing cities and towns as new engines for growth.

Jun 25, 2015, 08:48 AM IST