Page-3 of National Housing Bank Current Affairs, GK & News
The National Housing Bank (NHB) is targeting disbursal of Rs 4,000 crore for rural housing during the fiscal 2013, a growth of 33 % over fiscal 2012. The enhancement in the amount will encourage the provision of housing finance to target groups in rural areas, a move towards extenuating the housing shortage in rural areas ..
The RBI has doubled the limit for home loans from Rs 5,00,000 to Rs 10,00,000 for consideration under Priority Sector Lending. This move was taken by RBI in a bid to encourage housing for low income groups in key cities. The RBI has been decided to increase thiss limit for the bank loans extended to ..