Housing & Urban Development Corp. Ltd. is a wholly-owned government company which provides loans for housing and urban infrastructure projects in India. Its services include social housing, residential real estate, and retail finance through the HUDCO Niwas scheme. The social housing services offered to the borrowers belonging to the economically weaker sections of the society. It also offers housing and commercial real estate projects including land acquisition to the middle-income group and high-income group of society. Other services include water supply, roads, and transport, power, sewerage, drainage, and solid waste management. The company was founded on April 25, 1970 and is headquartered in New Delhi, India.