With an average of 119 applicants for every apartment, the Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (Mhada) lottery of houses, which will be held on Sunday, received a good response this year. For 1,384 houses on its block, the Mhada housing lottery attracted 1.60 lakh applications this year. We have put forth our stand before the court and there is no stay on the housing lottery,” said Vaishali Gadpale, public relations officer, Mhada. We even got a good response for these high-end homes,” Gadpale said. This resulted in great demand for Mhada houses as in the last ten years, 14.13 lakh applicants applied for the 23,742 houses put up for sale.
Source: Hindustan Times December 15, 2018 18:56 UTC