Development agreement vis-a-vis construction contract

By Accommodation Times News Services By K.K. Ramani, Advocate (from his book...) Development agreements, broadly speaking, are agreements between the owners of land/building and the developers to construct/reconstruct large building complexes. The agreements are of the nature of joint venture between the two in which the owner contributes his share by way

Redevelopment by Tenants and Residents of the Property under Regulation 33(7) of DCR

By V. S. Khemka, Advocate Accommodation Times News Services Grant of extra F. S. I. Under regulation 33(7) of Development Control Regulations would not solve the problems of dilapidated buildings unless fast track procedures are implemented at the offices of Collector, Municipal Corporation and MHADA. The office of Collector takes months even to

Residential Building Redevelopment: Guidelines for Housing Societies

              By Accommodation Times New Service By Anuj Puri, Chairman & Country Head, JLL India In most metros such as Mumbai, redevelopment of old residential buildings is a normal and desirable occurrence. Without redevelopment, there would be no new supply in the fully developed city centres. Also, redevelopment is necessary because every building

High Court decrees for Housing Society Re-development.

By Accommodation Times News Service By N.P.G Nair Justice Sharukh Kathawalla, of Mumbai High Court decrees without any reservations that Disha Constructions, the assigned builder of Datta Ramanand Housing Society, Vile Parle (East) can go ahead with the redevelopment work. This is considered as a landmark judgment in Housing Society circles, since minority residents in any