Tag: suburbs

Peri Urban Reality in India

The rapid expansion of city limits often described as the urban sprawl or peri urbanization – a quintessential feature of contemporary urbanization. Peri-urban reality is depicted in upcoming commercial and residential townships, smart cities, new towns, city extensions, infrastructure projects, transportation corridors and special economic zones-all of which open up new challenges to the questions […]

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Maharashtra govt extends cluster redevelopment scheme to suburbs

The state government of Maharashtra has extended the redevelopment policy bonanza for old and dilapidated buildings to the suburbs. Under the newly-unveiled housing policy, more than 10,000 old and tenanted building in the suburbs would get an FSI of 3 under modified DCR 33 (7) (a) scheme for redevelopment. Additionally, Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis announced […]

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