MahaRERA appoints 2 Adjudicating Officers on its Panel

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The Government on Tuesday in its vide Notification No. REA.2017IC.R.79IDNP-2 dated 1't March 2017 has constituted Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (MahaRERA). Whereas in accordance with the provisions of Section 71 of RERA Act, 2016 for the purpose of adjudicating compensation under Section 72, 74, 78 & 19,

Cabinet okays appointment of  Adjudicating Authority, Tribunal for speedy disposal of  Benami cases

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Union Cabinet on October 24 approved the appointment of Adjudicating Authority and establishment of Appellate Tribunal under Prohibition of Benami Property Transactions Act (PBPT), 1988. Salient Features: - Appointment of an Adjudicating Authority, along with the three additional Benches and to establish the Appellate Tribunal under the

On Time Possession of Apartments

By Kaizad Hateria, Brand Custodian & Chief Delight Officer, Rustomjee Group Getting ready, on time possession of an apartment is the dream for any home buyer. However, that depends entirely on the kind of project and more importantly the developer one has chosen to go with when it comes to making

Standard Operating Procedure (S O P) for handling complaints

By Dr. Sanjay Caturvedi, LLB, Ph.D. Whereas. the Chairperson. Maha RERA is vested with the powers of general superintendence and directions in the conduct of affairs of the Authority under section 25 of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act. 2016 (RERA). Whereas. Rule 6 of the Maharashtra Real Estate (Regulation and

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

Is RERA Retrospective?

By Sanjay Chaturvedi LLB, Ph.D. WRIT PETITION NO. 2737 OF 2017, Bombay High Court. Judgement pronounced on 6th December 2017 The Writ transferred from Supreme Court to Bombay High Court has answered many important questions. The Judgement had specifically said that the provisions of Section 18 is not having penal provisions but