FAQs on Project Update

By Accommodation Times Bureau Q. Do I need to update my project regularly? Promoters are advised to ensure that their project information is always up-to-date as per Section 11 of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016. Failure to make quarterly project update will violate Section 11 of the Real Estate

Man misuses Stamp Duty Rebate in name of women

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The Revenue Department of Punjab has amended a rule to curb the misuse of stamp duty rebate extended to women on property registration. As per the amended rule, now if the property acquired by a woman is transferred in the name of a male relative within a year,

Section 88: The complainant wants to withdraw from the project and claims his amount with interest and compensation

By Dr. Sanjay Chaturvedi, LLB, Ph.D. Mr.Kutbuddinllussscinbhai Lokhanclwala V/s Reliance Enterprises (CC006000000001634) Order dated: 4th April 2018 The complainant has filed this complaint u/s. 18 of Real Estate Regulation and Development, Act 2016 (RERA). He contends that he and his wife booked Apartment. This apartment is in the sale component of the

Municipal Corporation directs officials to speed up construction work

By Accommodation Times Bureau VISAKHAPATNAM In a move to speed up the construction work, M Hari Narayanan, Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation Commissioner on Friday during his field visit in Pydimamba Colony, Gowri Nagar, Rajeev Colony, RP Peta in Zone-IV and Chilakapeta where housing units were under construction he directed the officials to

Builder jailed for 2 yrs

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The court sentenced builder for two years imprisonment last week for cheating the government by not giving 12 flats as was agreed under the Urban Land Ceiling and Regulation Act (ULCRA). Under ULCRA the government gave permission to carry out construction in Dahisar land. But, the builder (Harishankar

CIDCO sets up Emergency Operation Center for Building Collapse, Landslides, Debris

The EOC will be functional from June, 1 to September 30, 2018, at CIDCO Bhavan for 24hours By Rohit Sharma BELAPUR City and Industrial Development Corporation (CIDCO) has set up an Emergency Operation Center (EOC) for citizens in CIDCO jurisdiction of Navi Mumbai for tackling the upcoming monsoon. The Authority has updated the website

Reason beyond the control of Promoter, due to which the completion of the project has got delayed, not maintainable

Are Commercial units covered under RERA? By Dr. Sanjay Chaturvedi, LLB, Ph.D. Hitesh Parthviraj Mehta V/s Point Developers Pvt. Ltd (CC006000000001226) Order dated: 8th January 2018 The Complainant has purchased a commercial unit bearing no. 5 in the respondent s project 'Business point' located at Chembur, Mumbai through an agreement for sale dated

Revenue dept to prepare action plan for 11,000 pending revenue cases

By Accommodation Times Bureau JAIPUR The President of the Revenue Board, V. Srinivas on Friday said, the state is preparing an action plan to settled eleven thousand pending revenue cases in Jhunjhunun district within a stipulated time. Srinivas said, “The government is going to create an action plan to remove approximately one thousand

Agreement for Sale was executed in MOFA hence no jurisdiction of RERA?

By Dr. Sanjay Chaturvedi LLB, Ph.D. Avinash Saraf, Neha Duggar Saraf V/s. Runwal Homes Pvt. Ltd (CC006000000000032) Order dated 13th Oct 2017 The Complainants contend that they have paid 97% of total consideration of the said flat. The respondent has specified in the agreement of sale that the possession of the flat

Punjab issues suspension order to 8 civic officers for irregularities in bldg construction

By Accommodation Times Bureau JALANDHAR In a move to quash irregularities in construction of buildings, on Thursday Navjot Singh Sidhu, Local Bodies Minister suspended 8 officers alleged of Municipal Corporation. The authority and other officials examined the already constructed illegal building and under construction on Thursday. The minister ordered the issuance of charge sheet