25th GST Council headed by the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has recommended many relief measures regarding GST rates on goods and services covering many sectors and there is great news for RWA/Housing Societies/Apartment Owners Associations. GST Council has released a circular stating the below. A notice about the same is expected by 25th of this month.
In a shocking event, three labourers have died due to asphyxiation inside a sewage treatment plant (STP) in an Apartment Complex in Bangalore. The police suspect that the three laborers – Mahadevappa, Ramesh, and Srinivas were asked to clean the clogged in-house STP by the Apartment Management. On 7th Jan 2018, by about 10:30 am,
Year 2017 has been a very eventful year for Apartment Dwellers. Apartment living was impacted by several government initiatives. Introduction of GST, implementation of RERA in many states in India, even the cascading effect of demonetisation drive are few factors which had a major impact this year. Our research show few trends which are driving
Wouldn’t it be great if you had a Genie helping you out with your Christmas or New Year Celebration at home? Snap your fingers and Ahoy, there are your decorations put up on the walls! There you have your Christmas tree ready! Well, we can’t get you a Genie (his whereabouts are unknown these days).
We are a product that is used by over 18,500+ apartment complexes with 700,000 active users. Hence, it may be safe to say that the ADDA app needs no detailed introduction. That said, we are a product that is evolving at a rapid pace. Our team works round the clock to improve, enhance and make the app
ApartmentADDA in collaboration with CitizenMatters recently organized an essay competition on the topic “If I were the Bengaluru Mayor”. The contest requested participants aged 15+, from across the city to submit an essay on what changes they would implement if they got to be the Mayor of this beautiful city. To say that the event was
Managing a housing society is no easy task. It takes time, effort and a lot of skills to ace the job of a management committee. Even then, without external help, this is a difficult task to achieve. So if you are a member of a housing society in Mumbai, you will be aware of the
Earlier this month, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) announced the decision that they would be putting an end to rebates on property tax for housing societies that decided to go green.. This decision comes after much thought because in the end, BMC officials felt that someone shouldn’t get a tax refund simply because they stopped
Everyone has a unique way to celebrate the goddess and her power during Navratri. We, at ADDA, are no exception. On the 9 days that lead up to Navratri, the entire ADDA family gathers in the office 15 minutes before lunch to dance around the cubicles. It’s fun. We typically try to pull off some
An average household is said to consume about 800 units of power annually. Now, let’s take an apartment in a gated community. In addition to what is being consumed in single units, the complex as a whole needs lights, sprinklers and many such amenities that require electricity to function. This would mean that the amount