Rajasthan RERA fines developer for delay in possession

By Accommodation Times Bureau JAIPUR Rajasthan Real Estate Regulatory Authority (Raj RERA) on Thursday convicted developer of Terra Group and imposed the penalty of Rs 50,000 – 50,000. The President of Raj RERA Pawan Jumar Goyal gave a decision on the case of Terra Group. The six complaints were filed against the developer. Pradeep

Society’s failure to fix leakage, 2 flat owners gets Rs 60,000 payout

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI After the complaint filed before the additional Mumbai Suburban District Members Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum, it directed Mohatta Nagar cooperative housing society’s secretary to complete the repair work of buildings and flats in 3 months. The two complainant's had filed the separate complaint about failing to fix the

Redevelopment of Societies not subject matter of RERA

By Dr. Sanjay Chaturvedi LLB, PhD Muralidhar Mahadeo Prabhu V/s G A Builders Pvt Ltd.( CC00600000000-12265) Order dated 15th January 2018 The Complainant in his complaint has stated that he is the member of a Co-Operative Housing Society which is taken up for redevelopment by the Respondent. He alleged that the Respondent

Cheated by developer cannot be termed as civil dispute: Bombay HC

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The Justice, S.J. Kathawalla of Bombay High Court on Friday said that the complaints filed by the members of the public alleging that they have been cheated by the developer cannot be termed as disputes of a civil nature. The Petition was filed by a co-operative Society whose building

Victim can register complaint against Home Building Co-operative Societies through e-mail, telephone

By Accommodation Times Bureau JAIPUR Grievance Redressal Cell has been constituted in the Mini Secretariat, Jaipur Office of Deputy Registrar, Co-operative Societies, Jaipur (City) for quick and solid disposal of complaints received in connection with housing construction co-operative societies. Now, any victim can enter the said cell personally, by registering his complaint through

Maha state to have separate office for cooperative housing societies

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The State Cooperation Minister, Subhash Deshmukh on Monday said that the Maharashtra government will set up a different office for issues related to cooperatives housing societies to safeguard the interest of residents. Deshmukh informed that “The new chapter will be ready in 3-4 months. Some new rules will

West Bengal Proposes several new rules for registration of properties

By Accommodation Times Bureau According to Eminent Kolkata Lawyer Vivek Murarka, The West Bengal State Government has proposed several new rules w.e.f. 1st April, 2017, for registration of properties in West Bengal.The new rule of fragmented duty payment states that the parties can go for registration of Sale Agreement upon payment of

Registration of a Resale Agreement in a Society: Dos & Don’t

By Advocate S R Agarwal Accommodation Times Bureau Usually, there is a misconception that a resale agreement for the purchase of a flat in a registered society does not require registration and such understanding seems to be based on the provisions of Section 41 of the Maharashtra Co-operative Societies Act 1960, which

This Navratri, housing societies to enjoy Garba without police hassles

By Accommodation Times News Service The only permission the society organisers will now need to take from the police is the for the use of loud speakers as it is obligatory under the Noise Pollution (Regulation and Control) Rules, 2000  Navratri promises to be a stress-free affair for housing societies across the

Mumbai housing societies have not audited from 3yrs says, state co-operatives department

By Accommodation Times News Service Office-bearers in a majority of societies in the Mumbai metropolitan region (MMR) have not appointed auditors for the last three financial years, revealed the Maharashtra cooperatives department officials. Only 7,000 societies in the MMR have qualified auditors examining their account books, which mean that large sums of