Noose tightens around Hiranandani Powai

A special judge has observed that there is a case against Hiranandani constructions for blatant violations in its Powai project.The court also directed the Anti Corruption bureau to investigate the matter and file a report.Along with Hiranandani there are also a few bureaucrats who face the axe.Among them Mr.Thomas Benjamin,a secretary in the Urban Development […]

130 Mhada flats in CM quota lying vacant

Over 80 flats from last year and 50 flats from this year are lying vacant in Mhada buildings.This,when there is an acute affordable housing shortage in the city.The situation has arisen as Mr.Chauhan (the current CM) has relinquished his authority to allot 2% flats in affordable housing schemes of Mhada.Mr.Chauhan has avoided housing schemes like […]

Govt falters on 5 lakh affordable houses scheme.

Courtesy:TIMES OF INDIA Tomorrow, it will be exactly two years since Maharashtra Chamber of Housing Industry (MCHI) and the state government inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The intent was to develop five lakh affordable homes in Mumbai and the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR). However, in a recent statement, MCHI has claimed that nothing has […]