What you should look before renting a flat as a tenant

By Accommodation Times Bureau Renting an apartment is necessity when you cannot or don't want to buy a property. Sometimes a short stay for employment purpose or some time it is not economically viable. Precautions you should take before renting an apartment. Presuming you have negotiated for rent and deposits, let

Purchase a property prudently- Buyer Beaware

By Accommodation Times Bureau To safe guard yourself, be an enlightened consumer Precautionary measures, while purchasing a property- 1. Whether the concerned realtor has obtained C.L.U. [commercial land use certificate] or permission letter from the competent authority wherein he is setting up Project for sale . 2. Do extensive survey about the market

Flat owners now can conjointly raise voice against the builders to NCDRC, stated by SC

 By Mitali Joshi  Accommodation Times Bureau Supreme Court recently appended the right of the flat owners who can stand together and raise voice against the misleading builders to the national consumer forum. According to the Consumer Protection Act, the plea could be registered directly to the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC)

Real Estate major asked to refund Rs 40.9 L for delay

By Accommodation Times Bureau Real Estate major Supertech Ltd has been asked to pay Rs 40.98 lakh to a homebuyer for delay in delivering possession of a flat in Greater Noida Extension with Delhi State Consumer Redressal Commission saying the firm has to suffer for its action and no one else. The Consumer Commission,

Draft Consumer Complaint notice against Builder

By Advocate Vinod Sampat, Accommodation Times News Services BY COURIER / REGISTERED A.D. / SPEED POST / HAND DELIVERY 1. Chief Secretary, 2. Minister of State for Home, 3. Additional Chief Secretary (Home), 4. Additional Chief Secretary (General Administration, Services), 5. Minister of State for Housing, 6. Principal Secretary (Housing), 7. Minister of State for Law and Judiciary, 8. Principal

How to complain against Erring Builders

By  Muddassar Bagadia Accommodation Times News Services In adjunct to the previous article on “How to file a consumer complaint against the delay in possession of projects”. Some insights relating to complaints against the builders, individuals within the definition and purview of consumers, Additional grounds on which a consumer can effectively maintain