News credits The Tribune, Chandigarh
In a decision that will go a long way in taking care of the housing needs of residents, the Haryana Government has finally allowed registration of fourth floor as independent dwelling unit in residential areas across the state. However, the registration of the fourth floor will come at a price as building owners will have to shell out external development charges (EDC) and registration charges on the land cost.
- Fourth floor owners to pay one-third of EDC rounded off to next higher Rs 10
- Apportionment of land cost in equal proportions for all independent floors — 25% each for 4 floors
- Maximum height allowed is 16.5m
- Stilt parking must for new constructions