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Aug 02, 2016
MUMBAI: The Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) has received over 1.35 lakh applications for its 972 houses being sold through a lottery. The overwhelming response only reiterates the pent-up demand for affordable housing in India's commercial capital.
Nov 16, 2015
MUMBAI: The Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (Mhada) has identified land parcels spread over 1,100 acres across Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) for developing affordable housing projects.
Sep 19, 2015
MUMBAI: The state government will soon come up with a new policy that will make it mandatory for private builders to transfer a certain housing stock to Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA).
May 07, 2015
KOLHAPUR: The Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) has demanded 44 hectares of land in Kolhapur for construction of affordable housing
May 05, 2015
Mumbai: In a bid to make homes more affordable for people in Maharashtra, the state government is planning to start a 'housing fund'
Mar 31, 2015
MUMBAI: Maharashtra government will construct 11 lakh houses in Mumbai and about seven lakh in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR)
Mar 10, 2015
MUMBAI: For unauthorised constructions such as the one of Campa Cola in Worli comes a ray of hope
Feb 18, 2015
MUMBAI: The city's vertical development means problems in infrastructure and basic amenities, this is what experts feels
Feb 02, 2015
Mumbai: It has been five years since the Maharashtra Chamber of Housing Industry (MCHI-CREDAI) entered into a pact with the state government for an ambitious project of building five lakh low-cost houses in Mumbai, but the project has been a non-starter
Bombay HC clears redevelopment of Andheri housing society
Dec 19, 2014
MUMBAI: Nearly 500 families languishing in alternative accommodation for eight years due to disputes over their society's redevelopment will finally see a ray of hope
Unrealistic government rules halt realty sales in SoBo
Dec 15, 2014
Navi Mumbai: Some strange norms in the state government's leasehold land policy have virtually halted the sale of flats in many part of south Mumbai
For its casual attitude, Mhada directed to pay Rs 25,000 as adjournment costs by green tribunal
Dec 02, 2014
MUMBAI: The National Green Tribunal slammed the state Housing Board for mechanically adopting a stand taken by a private developer in its affidavit in an environmental clearance dispute
DB Realty inks pact with ABIL for Bandra East MIG project
Nov 15, 2014
Mumbai: Real estate player DB Realty Limited signed a joint development agreement with Pune based-Avinash Bhosale Group (ABIL) for Bandra East MIG project
Maharashtra govt to simplify deemed conveyance for housing societies
Nov 14, 2014
Mumbai: Maharashtra government will simplify the 'Deemed Conveyance' procedures for convenience of the co-operative housing societies in the state
Landlord, tenants, Mhada can share cessed buildings' repair cost: Bombay HC
Nov 08, 2014
MUMBAI: Landlord, tenants, Mhada can share cessed buildings' repair cost: Bombay HC
Bombay high court appoints Adarsh panel judge to probe CM quota flats scam
Oct 10, 2014
Bombay high court appointed one man inquiry commission to probe into the allotments of flats under the chief minister's discretionary quota
Mhada directed to pay buyer Rs 50,000 for substandard flat
Oct 01, 2014
Bringing the Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (Mhada) under the ambit of the Consumer Protection Act, a consumer forum recently reprimanded the authority for providing substandard homes after a buyer complained about leakages
Ambiguity in Pune’s affordable housing notification
Mar 20, 2014
PUNE: The rationale behind the Maharashtra government’s notification on affordable housing, is the question that everyone, within the built environment of real estate, is asking today. There is a general feeling among the developers that the Maharashtra government’s notification for the builders, developing a housing project on a 4,000 sq m (acre) plot, to reserve 20 per cent of the area for affordable housing, is not in sync with the market’s reality. The developers call it an unnecessary burde
Widows of soldiers duped of MHADA houses, Mumbai police to investigate
Mar 10, 2014
MUMBAI: Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) has asked Mumbai Police to investigate a case of thirteen widows of Indian Army soldiers allegedly duped of low-cost houses in Mumbai they are supposed to have won in a lottery.
Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority acquires 60 acres for low-cost homes
Mar 09, 2014
MUMBAI: The Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (Mhada) is on a spree to acquire land around Pune, Nashik, Aurangabad and Nagpur to build low-cost housing. A total of 60 acres has been acquired and it would house 6,000 tenements, said Mhada vice-president Satish Gavai at a press meet on Monday.
Maharashtra builders seek clarity on reserving flats for EWS
Nov 16, 2013
PUNE: The Maharashtra chapter of the Confederation of Real Estate Developers Association of India (Credai) on November 14 welcomed the state government’s notification stipulating reservation of 20% flats for economically weaker sections, in schemes on one acre land, but said the government resolution needed more clarity.
BMC, Mhada must act responsibly, says Court
Nov 16, 2013
MUMBAI: Voicing concern over increasing number of building collapse incidents in the city during the last one year, the Bombay High Court observed that authorities like the municipal corporation and Mhada must act in a more responsible manner rather than shifting blame on each other.
Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority to provide 1,055 housing blocks in Marthwada
Oct 16, 2013
AURANGABAD: The Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) has expressed its readiness to offer 1,055 housing blocks to needy persons in Aurangabad Hingoli, Usmanabad and other cities in the region by the end of the current financial year.
Only 903 housing societies in Mumbai apply for land transfer
Jul 11, 2013
MUMBAI: The deemed conveyance campaign, from last December to June 30, has received a very poor response.
Many notch up multiple wins in Mhada flat lottery
Jun 07, 2013
MUMBAI: Yet again, the annual Mhada housing lottery has thrown up at least 20 individuals and families who have won multiple flats. This is the fifth year in a row that TOI has spotted this trend.

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