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

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

Soon an ACT against illegal mobile towers within this month

  By Accommodation Times News Service The public accounts committee (PAC) of the state legislature has roped in the officer’s form the Urban Development Department and BMC for their failure in removing the illegal mobile towers in the city and directed the government to initiate action against them in month. Officials said