Housing Finance Stocks Rise After Cabinet Approves "Housing For All" Scheme

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Shares of the housing finance companies rose today after the cabinet approved the launch of "Housing for All by 2022" scheme. With interest subvention of 6.5 percent on housing loans.

Also read: What is interest subvention?

Housing Finance Stocks Rise After Cabinet Approves
LIC Housing Finance: Quotes, News
BSE 570.85BSE Quote2.65 (0.46%)
NSE 571.00NSE Quote2.7 (0.47%)
Dewan Housing Finance Corporation: Quotes, News
BSE 296.40BSE Quote5.45 (1.84%)
NSE 296.25NSE Quote5.4 (1.82%)

"Under the Credit Linked Interest Subsidy component, interest subsidy of 6.5 percent on housing loans availed upto a tenure of 15 years will be provided to EWS/LIG categories, wherein the subsidy pay-out on NPV basis would be about Rs.2.3 lakh per house for both the categories, said in the official statement.

The Mission also prescribes certain mandatory reforms for easing up the urban land market for housing, to make adequate urban land available for affordable housing.

LIC Housing Finance was seen trading higher by 3.51% at Rs 429, GIC Housing Finance up 3.14% at Rs 217, Dewan Housing Finance up by 3.44% at Rs 427), Indiabulls Housing Finance 2.32% at Rs 595 and Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) was up 0.68% at Rs 1,207 on BSE at 12.20 PM IST.

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Story first published: Thursday, June 18, 2015, 12:36 [IST]
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