Saturday, November 27, 2010

Housing societies managing their affairs through online portals

With internet technology reaching out to all spheres of life, several housing societies in the city are giving a thumbs-up to managing their affairs through online portals or blogs. The Housing societies uses online portal for communication and knowing when next housing maintenance cheque is due or when the next party is to take place.

According to Nitin Pandya, vice-chairman of Cloud Nine, a residential complex on NIBM Road said, "Our society is using a portal called CommonFloor. With the help of this portal, the society facilitates easy online communication. Residents can register their complaints about a variety of issues, avail information and issue notices, too."

According to Pandya, the society of around 200 households has been using this site for about a year. "The experience has been wonderful," he said.

Source-Times of India: Read complete article here