History of the company

Karnataka Housing Board (KHB) established under Karnataka Housing Board Act 1962 as a successor to Mysore Housing Board constituted in 1956. The primary objective of KHB is 'to make such schemes and to carry out such works as are necessary for the purpose of dealing with and satisfying the need of housing accommodation'. With this directive KHB endeavors to provide housing to the people of Karnataka at affordable cost and therefore recognized as the most important agency for housing throughout Karnataka.

Vision and Mission of KHB


To improve quality of life by establishing self-contained communities with state - of - the art amenities that are in harmony with the environment


To provide sustainable, equitable, eco-friendly and affordable housing.

To constantly improve delivery and quality.
To constantly strive to work for customer satisfaction.
To provide efficient urban infrastructure services.
To function in a manner that is transparent, customer friendly, consultative and participative.