Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana

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

Govt approves construction of 1.40 lakh more houses under PMAY

Under the approved houses, Uttar Pradesh has got 54,277 houses, West Bengal 26,585, Gujarat 26,183, Maharashtra 8,499, Assam 9,328, Chhattisgarh 6,507, Rajasthan 4,947 and Haryana got 3,808 houses

Jul 26, 2019, 12:34 PM IST

Union Budget 2019: Government promises housing for all by 2022

According to Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, as many as 1.95 crore houses would be constructed by the government as part of the scheme.

Jul 05, 2019, 15:26 PM IST

Govt approves over 5.6 lakh houses under PMAY for urban poors

The cumulative number of houses sanctioned under PMAY(U) now is 79 lakh.

Feb 26, 2019, 12:44 PM IST

PM lays foundation of irrigation projects in Jharkhand, slams Congress for treating farmers as vote bank

PM Modi, who is in Jharkhand, inaugurated a slew of development projects.

Jan 05, 2019, 12:46 PM IST

Awas Yojna not about bricks and mortar, it's about dreams: PM Modi

"We are working towards ensuring that every Indian owns a home by 2022, when India marks 75 years of Independence."

Jun 05, 2018, 11:04 AM IST

Target of 10 lakh houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana scheme achieved: Government

The government is aiming to construct more than 50 lakh homes for the poor in rural areas across the country by March 31 next year.

Nov 29, 2017, 19:05 PM IST

Over 30 lakh houses sanctioned, 4 lakh constructed for urban poor: Govt

The Union Housing Minister added that more than 15 lakh houses of those sanctioned are in various stages of construction.

Nov 24, 2017, 17:00 PM IST

Centre increases carpet area of houses under PM Awas Yojana; Realtors hail move

An official said many people were not opting to buy houses under the scheme as the previous carpet area did not seem very attractive to them.

Nov 17, 2017, 11:04 AM IST

Hike in carpet area to help middle income buyers: Realtors

Under the MIG-I category, the carpet area has been enhanced from 90 sq meter to 120 sq meter. Under the MIG-II segment, it has been raised to 150 sq meter from 110 sq meter.

Nov 16, 2017, 21:56 PM IST

Odisha man turns Swachh toilet into home

A man in Jalada village of Odisha`s Rourkela district has been living in a toilet allotted to him by the government since the last three months.

Nov 06, 2017, 00:22 AM IST

Interest subsidy on housing loans for MIG extended to March 2019

Under CLSS, MIG beneficiaries with annual income of above Rs 6 lakh and up to Rs 12 lakh would get an interest subsidy of four per cent on a 20-year loan component of Rs 9 lakh.

Sep 22, 2017, 18:41 PM IST

UP has got 41,173 more houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana(Urban)

The Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has sanctioned 2,17,900 more houses for six states, including Uttar Pradesh, taking the total houses sanctioned so far to 26,13,568 with a total investment of 1,39,621 crore.

Aug 28, 2017, 16:18 PM IST

Yogi Adityanath's new bonanza: UP govt aims to provide 12 lakh houses under PM Awas Yojana

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday said his government is aiming to provide 10 lakh houses in rural and two lakh houses in urban areas under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana.

Aug 10, 2017, 12:43 PM IST

PNB Housing Finance Q1 net jumps 93% on robust interest income

 PNB Housing Finance on Thursday reported a 93 percent jump in net profit to Rs 184.80 crore for the first quarter of the current fiscal, mainly driven by robust earnings in core business.

Aug 03, 2017, 19:56 PM IST

RBI urges states to facilitate affordable housing projects

The RBI on Wednesday cut its repo, or short-term lending rate for commercial banks, to 6 percent from 6.25 percent. 

Aug 02, 2017, 23:05 PM IST

DDA's new scheme launch most likely on June 30, brochure ready

Out of the total number of flats, most of them in Rohini, Dwarka, Narela, Vasant Kunj and Jasola, 10,000 unoccupied flats were from a 2014 housing scheme, while 2,000 flats had been lying vacant.

Jun 27, 2017, 21:02 PM IST

Centre approves 1.27 lakh more houses for urban poor

The Centre has approved the construction of 1.27 lakh more houses for urban poor under its affordable housing scheme with an investment of over Rs 6,500 crore.

Jun 22, 2017, 17:03 PM 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