Will Arbitration Agreement come under RERA? Co-purchaser also Allotee?

By Sanjay Chaturvedi LLB, PhD Mr. Ganesh Lonkar V/s D.S. Kulkarni Developers Ltd. (CC005000000000317) Order 26th December 2017 Whether the Arbitration Agreement will oust the jurisdiction of Maha RERA and whether the complaint filed by a co-purchaser is maintainable?, are the important legal issues involved in this complaint filed under section 18

Is Allotee under allotment letter mentioned as “Investor” is real investor to be treated as Co-promoters?

By Dr Sanjay Chaturvedi, LLB, PhD  Mr. Ketan Gagra V/s JVPD Properties Pvt. Ltd (CC006000000001312) Order Dated: 11th April 2018 The complainants have filed these complaints under SecfLon7,72 & 14 of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2015 (RERA) to claim refund of ttteir amount from the respondents with interest. The

Case not maintainable as issue is pending in Consumer Court

By Dr. Sanjay Chaturvedi, LLB, PhD Achal Tiwari V/s. Bellissimo Hi Rise Builders Pvt Ltd (Lodha Developers Pvt' Ltd. (CC006000000000745) order dated 27th Oct 2017 by Maha RERA The Complainant had booked an apartment in the respondent's project' Palava Viento' located at Palava, Dombivali, under a registered agreement for sale dated June

Now Rural Areas Will Be Able To Transfer Land Leases At A Nominal Fee

Population in rural areas will be levied on minor levy of land leases JAIPUR Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Minister Rajendra Rathod said on Wednesday that the land leased by the village panchayat in the rural area will now be transferred or transferred by paying a nominal fee. Rathod said that there was

SC protects Amrapali home buyers

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI In a move to provide major relief to homebuyers by protecting their money and interest, on Thursday the Supreme Court assured more than 40,000 homebuyers who have invested their money in Amrapali's various housing projects, it said their money is safe. The court would protect the interest

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

Maharashtra Govt issues notification on DP 2034

By Accommodation Times Bureau The Urban Development Department of Maharashtra on Tuesday has issued a vide circular on Development Plan 2034, which provides history and complete information on latesMumbai's Development plan. Whereas, the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (BMC) is the Planning Authority for the jurisdiction of Greater Mumbai (hereinafter referred to

Smart City Mission is setting a new benchmark: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau BHOPAL Housing Minister Hardeep Puri in a two days Smart City CEOs conference said Smart City Mission (SCM) is setting a new benchmark in terms of project implementation. “The value of projects under implementation in August 2017 was about Rs. 8,000 crore which after eight months has increased to

Haryana Waqf Board Chairman to get Minister of State Status

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH Haryana Government has decided to provide the status equal to the Minister of State to the Chairman of Haryana State Waqf Board, Raheesh Khan, MLA. While stating this here today, an official spokesman said that Raheesh Khan would be entitled to all the facilities being provided to a

Bihar RERA to take help of Housing Authority for survey of projects

By Accommodation Times Bureau PATNA Hunting for exact data of ongoing building construction projects, the Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) of Bihar will approach Housing Department, State Urban Development and DMs for assistance in carrying out a survey for the data. RERA-Bihar chairman Afzal Amanullah said in a press conference that, “The purpose