MHADA Lottery Scheme For Housing - Online Application, Eligibility, Fees And Other Information

Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) from 2008 started a lottery system to sell flats in low costs under a housing scheme to counter over expensive flats sold by private builders. Here you can get the details for online application, eligibility criteria, application fees, cost of houses under this scheme and other information.

Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) was established in 1977 as an apex body and for last 4 years it came out with a very successful scheme of selling flats in very low cost through lottery system of Mumbai and Konkan board.

To combat the high price of real estate especially in Mumbai, this system was very much successful in its first year that is 2008 and about 65000 applications were submitted and around 850 flats were sold. In just four years the application increased by three fold and even the flats were sold three times more that what it was in 2008. The application usually starts in the month of May every year.

Categories of flats/houses under MHADA lottery housing scheme

Four categories of houses are sold and this category is based on the income of the applicants. T(hese four categories are HIG (high income group), MIG (Middle income group), LIG (low income group) and last is economically weaker section.

How to apply online for MHADA lottery system housing scheme

Online application can be made at site where you can to fill complete details as mentioned and mode of payment which can be through DD or online. Cost of application form is Rs 100.

The online application for MHADA housing through lottery starts from 1st May in 2013 and last date to apply is 27th May 2013.

Cost of flats under MHADA housing scheme Mumbai board in 2013 is approximately 48-50 lakhs for 2 BHK of about 560 sq feet super built area and about 75-80 lakhs for 3 BHK of 766 sq feet super built area.

The actual market price for these flats is about 16000 Rs per sq ft which will be given at the rate of about 8700 Rs per sq feet for 2 BHK and 9800 Rs per sq feet for 3 BHK which is almost 45% less.

So if you dream for a house in Mumbai but have budget constraints, try your luck and apply for MHADA lottery 2013 for housing scheme.


Author: Arvind Kuril04 May 2013 Member Level: Gold   Points : 2

Hi Namita,
Thanks for posting this valuable resource to MHS. Now everyone is searching for MHADA lottery system flats in 2013. To add some more information people can visit some more through this forum.

Author: Namita05 May 2013 Member Level: Gold   Points : 0

Thanks Arvind
I am sure being a core Maharashtrian, you will add many such articles adding information about the state to the visitors.

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