The Tamil Nadu Housing Board or TNHB constructs houses under the initiative of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) to provide citizens with affordable homes. Houses are allotted according to the income and eligibility of a particular applicant. The authority also offers reserved plots for categories like Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribes, defense personnel, and government servants.
Several sub-schemes have been introduced as per the different locations for the better functioning of the Tamil Nadu Housing Board Scheme. These include Trichy Housing Division, Besant Nagar Division, etc. An applicant can also avail of home loans from financial institutions that comply with the PMAY scheme to gather the necessary finances for the purchase.
What are the eligibility criteria under the Tamil Nadu Housing Board scheme?
You need to meet the following eligibility criteria to avail the benefits of rural housing scheme in Tamil Nadu, like the TNHB scheme-
You must be more than 21 years of age
You must be a resident of Tamil Nadu
You must not own a plot or house under any other Tamil Nadu government housing scheme
You must be a salaried individual to qualify in an income slot
Houses are offered to the following income groups under this scheme-
Economically Weaker Section
Units and plots of various prices are available in the Tamil Nadu Housing Board Scheme. The properties are priced according to the locality of the plot and income group of the applicant.