Housing societies below 100 member may hold election on own

By Accommodation Times Bureau After several efforts from consumer activists, the state cabinet immune those cooperative housing societies who have less than 100 members may soon be allowed to hold elections itself rather than going to long process. “The decision of cabinet will have to enacted through amendment or ordinance of  Maharashtra

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

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

FAQs on Fees Charges to be charged by the Society

By Accommodation Times News Service Q1 Can Service charges are charged per area of gala? Ans. As per provisions under bye-laws no. 69 (6) there is a provision to charge the service charges to all flat in equal proportion.   Q2 What is the composition of the charges of the Society? Ans. The contribution which can be

Deemed conveyance for housing societies gets simplified:Govt

By Accommodation Times News Service Government has decided to simplifies the procedure to get deemed conveyance for housing societies, reducing the number of documents required to get the certificate has been reduced from 12 to 6 Housing Societies in Maharashtra can take a sigh of relief to get the deemed conveyance