Welcome to Housing Corporation
The A.P. Housing Board has come into existence with effect from 01.07.1960 under the A.P. Housing Board Act, 1956 by merging the erstwhile City Improvement Board and erstwhile Town Improvement Trust of Twin Cities.
The Ex-City Improvement Board was formed in 1911 as a result a large scale devastations which the City of Hyderabad suffered due to the Moosi Floods in 1908. Its main function was to attend to general improvement of city, opening out congested areas and forming of roads, construction of houses by removing slums and improvement of general sanitary conditions to safeguard public health.
To meet the existing and growing needs, government of Andhra Pradesh have
accordingly formulated “Rajiv Gruhakalpa” Scheme to construct a large number of
houses in Urban areas and to increase the availability of Housing stock for poor and
lower income groups.
Jawahar Lal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission
New allotments to In situ / Re-Habilitation