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Housing is a key input in economic, social, and civic development. Housing is the first requirement of vulnerable populations after food and medical care. Factors like rapid urbanization, rising disposable incomes, and enormous population base increases the need for housing. According to the 12th Five Year plan of Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (MHUPA), the shortage of Housing was estimated to be 18.78 million units. According to Task force on affordable housing set up by the MHUPA in 2008, affordable housing for various segments is defined by size of dwelling and housing affordability derived by the household income of the population. According to 12th Five Year plan, 95% of shortage of housing falls under EWS and LIG segments. Hence, there is potential scope for affordable housing.