A code of conduct for developers and a grievance redressal mechanism are high on the agenda for the newly elected managing committee of MCHI (Maharashtra Chamber of Housing Industry).The new committee would ensure that an aggrieved customer comes to MCHI before knocking the doors of courts.For this, a grievance redressal system would be put into practice.
The Maharashtra Government has received an approval from the Airports Authority of India to rehabilitate 90,000 slum dwellers on the airport land in Mumbai. Moreover, considering the potential to increase construction on unoccupied land, the state government plans to enhance the permissible FSI for hotels and convention centres.
In the first of CW’s series of features dedicated to showcasing experiences with building materials, Cyrus K Pithawala, Director, Hiranandani Group of Companies, tells us about his own pioneering use of fly ash.
With little or no unused land available for construction, developers in Mumbai are increasingly treading the redevelopment path. In any case, this is where the future of realty lies, according to most experts.
Redevelopment, rehabilitation and upgradation projects are those that involve any new construction or reconstruction on a site with a pre-existing structure such as an industrial site, residential building, commercial complex or mixed-use structure.