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Planning of Sustainable and Affordable Housing for the Urban Poor in Tier-1 Cities of India


Nadeem A. Sanadi , Jain College of Engineering Belagavi


Affordable Housing, Green Buildings, Urban Land Use, Sustainable Housing, Urban Poor, LEED & GRIHA


Rapid urbanization has raised the problem of shortage of land in the urban areas along with increasing the impact of the Construction Sector on the environment. This study focus on construction of Affordable Houses to the urban poor of Tier-1 cities of India with an emphasis on proper urban land use and sustainability of the buildings. The study considers studies on various aspects of affordable and sustainable housing such as features, provisions, economy, land-use, planning, and schemes of the Govt. etc. The methodology adopted for the work include Literature survey and overview, Questionnaire survey, forming the problem statement and fixing the objectives and planning of the Project.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV7I30940
Published in: Volume : 7, Issue : 3
Publication Date: 01/06/2019
Page(s): 1367-1372

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