GDA announced open gymnasium in park which opened to public free of cost in this time. But now a days, open gym might be chargeable 10 rupees per hours for mans but females allows free of cost for timing period (4 pm to 5 pm) on March 2017. Open gymnasium concept will gradually be implemented in all six parks owned by the GDA. The equipment will include air walkers, sit-up benches, air swings, stair steppers, leg presses, pull-up chairs, parallel bars, chest presses, bench presses, poles with dumb bells, treadmills and cross-walkers. All machines are tamper and weather-proof and are clamped onto concrete slabs across rubberized tiles, making it impossible to move them manually. All these have been purchased from a private company in Ghaziabad.
Many parks where the facility will come up are Raj Nagar Central Park, Swarna Jayanti Park in Indirapuram, Ram Manohar Lohia located at Rajendra Nagar and Ambedhkar Park by GDA. It spends over rupees one crore annually on their maintenance.
These gyms are suited not only for reaching the required fitness levels, but can also be used for medical and health treatments. The equipment for these parks is suitable for all age groups.
After demonetization, Year 2017 will bring lot of transparency and home buyers confidence due to government rules on RERA Development Act, Benami transaction holders, and banks reduce interest rates that will effect into improvement in real estate market. Due to demonetization, Real estate sales have slowed down. In the long term property prices will not drop down to 20% to 30% rather it will increase. Surely, 2017 will see a boon with a major turn up.
Home buyers will have a big help as housing loan interest rate likely to come down to 7%. Just Sate Bank of India and many other national banks declared cut in lending rates. SBI announced reduction in benchmark lending rate by up to 0.9 per cent. Home loan interest rates have dropped to their lowest level in six years cutting the effective rate to 8.6% from 9.10%. Such reduction will attract more home buyers in 2017.
Every people desires for owning a property for family. Owning a home is the basic motto of every human behind his earning in India. This time population is on growing. The need for land is in great demand with this increasing population. Housing units are being unavailable and increasing gradually quarter by quarter that it speaks about the strength or progressive moment of real estate market of 2016 which clears the image of 2017 that occupancy of houses will increase in this year.
These changes have helped people to gain more trust and transparency and 2017 will be good year for real estate sector and home buyers.