File photo BY: Piyush Sarna CHANDIGARH: For need-based changes to the Modern Housing Complex (MHC) flats, officials of the Manimajra resident welfare association (RWA) met Chandigarh Housing Board (CHB) chairman A K Sinha recently. The team claimed that even though the CHB’s mission was to provide people with affordable accommodation and keep minimum profit, still…

File photo NEW DELHI: State-run NBCC (India) has started construction of over 16,000 flats of Amrapali on Monday, after the Bhumi Poojan. The projects where construction was started include Smart City-Golf Homes, Kingswood, Leisure Park (Ph-1, Ph-2 and River view), Centurion Park- Terrace Homes and Tropical Garden, Leisure Valley- Adarsh Awas Yojna and Dream Valley-…

File photo JAIPUR: Hundreds of flats constructed under Rajiv Awas Yojana in 2015 for lower income groups in the city’s Sanjay Nagar Bhatta Basti are still lying vacant with water seeping into the structures which may lead to their collapse during heavy rains. More than 1,500 flats, constructed by Jaipur Municipal Corporation (JMC), haven’t been…

File photo CHANDIGARH: The Centre has now asked the UT administration to recalculate the rates of flats to be made for different categories under the UT employees housing scheme 2008. On the directions of the Punjab and Haryana high court, a meeting through videoconferencing was held on Wednesday under the chairmanship of Union home secretary…

NOIDA: With the Supreme Court reinstating Anuj Jain as the interim resolution professional (IRP) of Jaypee Wish Town project last week, the registration cell has asked buyers to deposit money and get their properties registered. The next date of hearing is on August 31. “We have started the registration work. We will get to know…

HYDERABAD: The state government is expecting to raise over Rs 800 crore through the auction of Rajiv Swagruha flats. Knight Frank, real estate consultants of international repute, has been selected through bidding to evaluate the market price of the vacant 3,716 flats in Bandlaguda and Pocharam Rajiv Swagruha townships. The consultancy has also been asked…

File photo MUMBAI: From finding their newly-constructed Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) flats in Mulund turned into shelters for stranded migrant labourers and then into a quarantine centre for high-risk contacts of Covid-19 patients, 450 families have been left to fend for themselves for the past four months. The families have accused the builder of skipping…