chairman Eduardo del Rosario lamented the low allocation for housing despite the creation of the DSHUD under the Republic Act 11201 signed by President Duterte last February.
also warned Itbayat residents that damaged houses declared condemned due to the earthquake would be demolished.
Aside from the P30,000 from HUDCC
, those who have totally damaged houses can get P30,000 from the DSWD for a total of P60,000.
Last year, the national convention, spearheaded by SHDA in partnership with HUDCC
, was conducted in Makati City, where the subdivision and housing developers vowed to be partners of the national government to attain inclusive growth.
In a Senate committee on urban planning, housing, and resettlement hearing, HUDCC
Director Zacharias Abanes revealed that the housing sector was only allocated P3 billion for 2019.
The IRR consolidates the functions of the HUDCC
with the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board (HLURB) under the Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD), which was created by RA 11201 to manage housing, human settlements, as well as urban developments in the country.
The IRR was signed by HUDCC
chairperson Secretary Eduardo Del Rosario, HLURB Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Christopher Lao, Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Dela Rosa-Bala and Department of Budget and Management Officer-in-Charge Undersecretary Janet Abuel.
The committee meeting included concerned people's organizations, local government officials of Caloocan, the HUDCC
, and the DENR.
'The current adjustments in design standards will jack up production cost for socialized housing by P12,000 per sqm or some P72,000 to P168,000 (per unit), based on the government's recommended floor areas under HUDCC
The funds form part of the P500 million allotted by the Office of the President as operational budget of Task Force Bangon Marawi, headed by the HUDCC
"I don't know exactly the situation here, but if there's no realignment (from the President), I think the HUDCC
has a problem," Drilon said.
Through EO 131 series 2002, then President Arroyo mandated the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC
) to conduct an inventory of all idle government lands and recommend to her which of these lands are suitable for housing purposes.