|Both these bodies undertook construction of residential buildings under various housing schemes for different sections of the society. The allotment and maintenance of these buildings was being looked after by it. On the re-organization of the State in the year 1960, the Vidharbha Housing Board was merged in the Bombay Housing Board and after the merger, this board was called as Maharashtra Housing Board.
The Bombay Building Repairs and Reconstruction Board was constituted under the BBRB Act 1969. Maharashtra Slum Improvement Board was constituted under MSIB Act 1973.
|MHADA was established in the year Act 1977 by merging Maharashtra Housing Board, MBRRB and MSIB. Under MHAD Act, MBRRB and MHB were merged together to form Bombay Housing and Area Development Board. Again in the year 1992 BBRRB was separated as independent board from BHADB. Later Bombay Housing and Area Development Board was renamed as Mumbai Housing and Area Development Board (MHADA).