Maha RERA penalises Disha Direct Rs 5 lakh for causing mental torture to homebuyer

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI: Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (Maha RERA) ordered Disha Direct to refund money to two home buyers, one with Rs 5 lakh and another with Rs 50,000 compensation. In a recent judgement where B.D.Kapadnis, Member & Adjudicating Officer, MahaRERA was hearing the case of aged home buyer in

Maha RERA adds online payment facility for hearing complaints against unregistered projects

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI Providing ease to the complainant now, a consumer can file a hearing complaint against the unregistered project with Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (Maha RERA) by making payment of Rs 5,000 with the regulatory. The regulator has set up a online payment mode for hearing complaints against unregistered. The regulator

Maha RERA soon to entertain complaints of unregistered projects

As of now, over 17,500 projects have been registered in the state and over 3,730 complaints have been filed By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI In a move to protect homebuyers Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (Maha RERA) will now entertain complaints related to unregistered projects. It said necessary modifications / up-gradation of the online

Whether the Arbitration Agreement will oust the jurisdiction of Maha RERA and whether the complaint filed by a co-purchaser is maintainable?

By Dr. Sanjay Chaturvedi, LLB, Ph.D. Ganesh Lonkar V/s D.S. Kulkarni Developers Ltd. (CC005000000000317) Order Dated: 26th December 2017. The Complainant contends that he and his wife booked a flat no. 4-602 in DSK Mayurban, situated at Pune and the respondents promised to give its possession on or before 30th June 2017.

Even no date of possession mentioned in agreement for sale attract penal interest: MahaRERA

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI: The recent judgment of Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (MahaRERA) clearly says that if there is no possession date written in the agreement then it’s a violation of Maharashtra Ownership Flats (Regulation of the Promotion of Construction, Sale, Management and Transfer) Act, 1963 (MOFA). As many as 32 homebuyers

MahaRERA starts hearing complaints through video conferencing

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI: Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (MahaRERA) has started a video conferencing facility to hear the complaints and resolve them. The facility right now is for Pune. This new option will provide huge relief to homebuyers and as well lawyers. An earlier homebuyer needs to travel all the way