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Nov 10, 2017
Central govt staff can now get Rs 25 lakh advance for new homes at 8.5% simple interest rateA Rs 25 lakh home loan from a bank for 20 years will mean a customer pays up Rs 26.50 lakh as interest; if it is house building advance, the interest amount will be just Rs 15.84 lakh
May 16, 2017
ICICI Bank, HDFC too cut home loan rate to match SBI in boost for Housing for All schemeTo stay in competition, other lenders in private and public sector space will also have to cut home loan rate
May 08, 2017
Fillip to affordable housing: SBI cuts home loan rates by 25 bps to 8.35% for loans under Rs 30 lakhWith a home loan book of Rs 2.23 trillion, SBI leads the segment with 25-26 percent market share
Apr 30, 2017
Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari: Time to work for Delhi's slum dwellersNew Delhi: Now is the time to work for slum dwellers in the city, which is possible only if Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Housing for All by 2022' scheme is implemented, Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari Sunday said. Tiwari also said that he is committed towards upliftment of the lives of the Delhi's 'jhuggi' dwellers.
Apr 25, 2017
Provident fund rules tweaked: Subscribers can buy house, pay home loan EMIs from retirement savingsOther measures such as Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) was also recently introduced by the government giving a boost to the housing sector aimed at middle-income groups
Mar 31, 2017
Home loan interest rates too high, reluctance to borrow affects buying, study findsThe report says that almost half of millennials (46 percent) in India live with parents than in rented (31 percent) and self-owned homes, reflecting their financial dependence.
Mar 23, 2017
Interest subsidy scheme for housing gives preference to women: 10 points to knowThe scheme has a preference for women with "overriding preference to widows, single working women, persons belonging to scheduled castes and scheduled tribes, backward classes, differently abled and transgender people"
Mar 07, 2017
Modi's housing for all scheme fails to get private players; why govt needs to streamline approval processEven though the government has laid the road by providing a new eco-system of opportunities for developers at the bottom and middle level of the pyramid, private developers still remain reluctant to the scheme
Mar 07, 2017
Will stamp duty on affordable housing be revoked? Centre asks states to abolish itVenkaiah Naidu said the ministry has also recommended that the real estate sector should be taxed at a rate "which is revenue neutral and not at a higher tax rate"
Feb 01, 2017
Budget 2017: With home litigation cases piling up, govt needs to strengthen judicial frameworkHome buyers from this upcoming budget 2017 are expecting reduction in high finance cost and stamp duty charges