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Aadhar Housing Finance files for Rs 7,300 cr IPO

Mumbai, Jan 27 | Blackstone-backed Aadhar Housing Finance Ltd has filed for an initial public offering worth up to Rs 7,300 crore.The offering would...

Budget FY22: Realtors expect subvention scheme, wider definition of affordable housing

New Delhi, Jan 26 | As the housing market revives from the lows hit last year, developers expect more measures in the upcoming budget...

Unsold housing in Noida, Greater Noida down 12% in 2020: Anarock

New Delhi, Jan 14 | Amid restricted new supply in 2020, unsold housing inventory in Noida and Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh reduced by...

5.02 lakh under-construction housing units stuck by 2020-end: Report

New Delhi, Jan 12 | There were around 5.02 lakh housing units stuck at various stages of construction across the top seven cities by...

Houses built under Global Housing Technology Challenge will be allotted to...

Chennai, Jan 1 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Friday said urban poor/slum families living on the banks of waterways will be...

Housing sales in 2020 fall 47% to 1.38 lakh units: Report

Mumbai, Dec 21 | Home sales across the top seven cities declined 47 per cent to 1.38 lakh units in 2020, according to a...

Endangered Indian bison dies after rescue from Pune housing colony

Pune, Dec 9 | An Indian bison, known as Gaur, which strayed into a residential complex in Kothrud in Pune, was rescued but died...

Godrej Group enters financial services with Godrej Housing Finance

New Delhi, Nov 10 | Godrej Group on Tuesday announced its entry into the financial services industry with the launch of Godrej Housing...

US Secy of Housing & Urban Development tests Covid-19 positive

Washington, Nov 10 | US Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, an aide confirmed."Secretary Carson...

Indiabulls Housing sells more stake in OakNorth Holdings for Rs 64...

New Delhi, Nov 5 | Indiabulls Housing Finance Ltd has further sold a portion of its stake in OakNorth Holdings Ltd, the parent company...

KTR inaugurates houses built under 2BHK Dignity Housing scheme

Hyderabad, Oct 26 | Telangana's Minister for Municipal Administration and Urban Development K. T. Rama Rao on Monday inaugurated 1,152 houses built...

MMR, Pune may outperform other cities in festive housing sales

Mumbai, Oct 25 | Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) and Pune may witness improved housing sales in this festive season, compared with the other cities,...

Indian housing market expected to show resilience: Report

New Delhi, Oct 23 | While the coronavirus pandemic has severely hit the real estate sector, the Indian housing market is likely to show...

Indiabulls Housing sells more stake in OakNorth Holdings for Rs 220...

Mumbai, Oct 16 | Indiabulls Housing Finance on Friday said that it has sold further stake in OakNorth Holdings to Rs 220 crore.OakNorth Holdings...

Housing sales may jump 35% in Oct-Dec on festive demand

New Delhi, Oct 14 | The coming festive season is likely to witness a surge in demand for residential properties and the housing sales...

Chennai leads in housing project completion among major cities

New Delhi, Oct 8 | At a time when stalled projects and construction delays mar the Indian real estate scenario, Chennai leads the race...

Housing sales up 34% in July-September: JLL report

New Delhi, Sep 28 | India's residential market got back to action as the lockdown restrictions eased in the third quarter of 2020. Housing...

Congress leader disputes T’gana minister’s housing scheme claims

Hyderabad, Sep 22 | The war of words between Congress leader Bhatti Vikramarka and Telangana minister T. Srinivas Yadav over construction of houses for...

Cong slams BJP over scrapping of housing scheme for bureaucrats

Panaji, Sep 21 | Goa Congress on Monday accused the Chief Minister Pramod Sawant-led ruling dispensation of being worse than the colonial Portuguese, while...

Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry appoints 3 new DDCA Directors

New Delhi, Sep 5 | BJP leaders Sunil Yadav and Rajni Abbi were on Friday nominated as the new Directors on the managing committee...

‘Covid-19 pandemic increases need to get rental housing organised’

New Delhi, Aug 29 | The pandemic has increased the need for turning the rental housing segment into an organised sector, according to...

Covid-19 to impact housing credit growth, dent HFCs: ICRA

New Delhi, Aug 20 | The Covid-19-induced slowdown is likely to pull down the growth of housing credit, thereby impacting housing finance companies (HFC).As...

PNB Housing board approves raising Rs 1,800 cr equity capital

Mumbai, Aug 19 | The Board of PNB Housing Finance on Wednesday approved raising Rs 1,800 crore of equity capital through preferential issue or...

Goa housing societies stigmatising Covid patients, warned

Panaji, Aug 14 | Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane on Friday warned of a crackdown on housing societies and colonies discriminating against asymptomatic Covid-19...

Gehlaut quits as Executive Chairman of Indiabulls Housing

Mumbai, Aug 12 | Sameer Gehlaut has stepped down as the Executive Chairman of Indiabulls Housing Finance and taken up the role of Non-Executive,...

Govt to soon allow 100% FDI in rental housing, says Puri

New Delhi, July 31 | Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs, Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday said that the government will soon allow...

PNB to infuse Rs 600 cr in PNB Housing Finance

Mumbai, July 31 | Punjab National Bank (PNB) will invest Rs 600 crore in PNB Housing Finance through preferential issue or rights issue among...

January-June housing sales fall 52% amid pandemic: PropTiger

New Delhi, July 28 | The pandemic has hit the real estate sector hard, as a PropTiger report shows that housing sales in the...

SWAMIH fund approves Rs 8,767 cr for 81 stalled housing projects

New Delhi, July 23 | The Special Window for Affordable and Mid Income Housing (SWAMIH) fund announced by the government last year has so...

Housing Ministry suggests four-fold hike in allocation to municipal bodies

New Delhi, July 18 | The Ministry of Housing Affairs has suggested the Finance Commission to increase the total allocation to urban municipal bodies...

Guidelines for Covid centres in gated housing societies issued

New Delhi, July 18 | The Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry has issued guidelines, including on eligibility, handling of different categories of cases,...

New J&K housing policy, 2L houses to be built under 7...

Srinagar, July 17 | Under the new housing policy for 2020, the J&K government on Friday approved in principle construction of 2 lakh houses...

Cabinet okays affordable rental housing projects for urban poor

New Delhi, July 8 | The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the development of affordable rental housing complexes (AHRC) for the urban poor or...

Andhra govt speeds up mega housing scheme for 30L BPL families

Amaravati, July 7 | Despite the financial pressures brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy is speeding...

Tackling COVID-19: Housing society preparedness in emergencies

New Delhi, July 7 (IANSlife) India has witnessed a significant rise in the number of COVID-19 cases within the last few weeks; and while...

Yogi sanctions housing facilities for policemen

Lucknow, July 6 | There is finally some good news for police constables who have been living in dangerously dilapidated barracks in police Lines.The...

World Bank signs $250mn agreements for Tamil Nadu housing

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, June 30 | The World Bank has signed agreements worth $250 million to promote private sector role in developing affordable...

Housing sales drop 49% during January-June amid Covid

New Delhi, June 29 | Impacted by the pandemic and the nationwide lockdown, housing sales across the seven major cities nearly halved during the...

Delhi housing society sets up own Covid Centre for residents

New Delhi, June 23 | In view of the rising Covid-19 cases in Delhi, now a city housing society has established...

PNB Housing Finance Q4 consolidated net loss at Rs 242.1 cr

Mumbai, June 13 | PNB Housing Finance on Saturday reported a consolidated net loss of Rs 242.1 crore for the fourth quarter of 2020-21,...

Housing loans for Goa babus get expensive, Opposition slams move

Panaji, June 12 | The Opposition in Goa on Friday, slammed the state government's decision to tamper with housing building allowance norms, which enables...

Work from home impacts real estate and housing choices

By IANSlifeNew Delhi, June 9 (IANSlife) The COVID-19 era presents a radically transformed real estate market, with preferences changing to accommodate new market...

India’s housing sector facing its worst-ever crisis: CREDAI Chairman

By Rituraj BaruahNew Delhi, May 29 | Already reeling under liquidity concerns, low demand and high inventory levels, India's housing sector is facing its...

Affordable housing, clean environment in Delhi Master Plan

New Delhi, May 18 | Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal on Monday said Master Plan for Delhi (MPD) 2041 will provide a transformative approach...

Stimulus push: Agri, housing, rural sectors get big Central fiscal booster...

New Delhi, May 14 | Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman tried to assuage the economic concerns of farmers, workers and street vendors on Thursday with...

Subsidy for affordable housing to be extended till March 2021: FM

New Delhi, May 14 | Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharman on Thursday announced that the Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS) for middle income groups to...

COVID-19: Vicky Kaushal, Rajkummar Rao’s housing complex partially sealed

Mumbai, April 21 | Bollywood actors Vicky Kaushal and Rajkummar Raos housing complex here has been partially sealed after an 11-year-old tested positive for...

COVID-19 set to derail India’s affordable housing segment: Anarock

New Delhi, April 8 | The coronavirus crisis and the ongoing lockdown in India will severely affect the country's affordable housing sector, according to...

PNB Housing Fin to raise $75mn from JICA to finance mortgage...

New Delhi, April 6 | PNB Housing Finance Ltd will raise $75 million from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), with co-financing of $25...

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Aadhar Housing Finance files for Rs 7,300 cr IPO

Mumbai, Jan 27 | Blackstone-backed Aadhar Housing Finance Ltd has filed for an initial public offering worth up to Rs 7,300 crore.The offering would...