The Housing Development Corporation indicates there is a vast improvement in the quality of work done by contractors who build homes for the entity.Housing Minister, revealed this during a News Power Now interview this afternoon.
Officials say there are over 200,000 applicants on the waiting list for HDC homes.Recently Housing Minister, Dr Roodal Moonilal, said every week the HDC will distribute 100 homes across the country.
The statement resulted in a heavy turnout of persons visiting the HDC South Quay Port of Spain Office to apply for a home or get an update on their application status.
Ms John said the HDC has properly handled the high volume of persons who visited its head office this week.
She added that there has also been a strengthening of the requirements for contractors building HDC homes.
HDC Managing Director, Jearleen John