The Economic Times Housing Finance Summit 2017
The 1st edition of the summit experienced the entire ecosystem of regulators, developers & banks coming together to push the government's objective of "Housing for All” and discussed upon varied features of providing affordable housing to the masses. This year as the housing finance market relies on the crucial moves of infrastructure status to the affordable housing segment and Real Estate Regulation and Development Act, 2016 (RERA), The Economic Times endeavours to uncover the pangs of growth during this transitory phase of Housing Finance & how does the fraternity gear up to manage the dip demand during this interesting phase of our Economic development which will eventually phase out & be in a better situation in the coming year...... read more
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Key highlights
  • Affordable housing finance is set to be a 6 trillion industry by 2022
  • The Government’s intention of constructing 1 crore rural houses by 2019
  • Allocation to Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana increased from Rs. 15,000 crore to Rs. 23,000 crore
  • A new FDI policy under consideration helping the sector get access to a considerably larger pool of funds then ever
  • The National Housing Bank (NHB) will refinance Rs. 20,000 crore loans
  • Fund allocation for development under AMRUT and Smart Cities to be increased to Rs. 9,000 crore