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10 Easy Steps to receive online property valuation in West Bengal and Kolkata

Introduction: We will discuss the online property valuation in West Bengal in this article. You must have witnessed or learnt that there was no online property valuation system prior to 2018-19 in West Bengal. Earlier, when people wanted to know the value of their property, they approached the competent authority or an expert to find […]

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Top 10 Tips for Online Property Registration in West Bengal and Kolkata

Introduction: We will discuss the online property registration in West Bengal. If we go back to earlier days, it is seen that people faced different problems relating to registration of property. There were also disputes in the registration of properties in West Bengal. But today, our government has launched a platform for us where we […]

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5 Steps to File Property Taxes Online in West Bengal and Kolkata

Introduction: For all of you, it is important to learn about the steps to file property taxes online in West Bengal and Kolkata. However, you must also learn about “what is property tax?” A property tax is an amount which is paid to the Municipal Corporation or Municipality or Panchayat or to any Local Government […]

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Top 10 Tips to Learn about Housing Society Management Software in West Bengal and Kolkata

Introduction: The population of the Housing Society is increasing day by day and the burden of functioning and maintenance of the Society is also increasing at a greater rate. Today, we witness many types of disputes in the Housing Society relating to accounting, maintenance, taxes, expenses of the Society, budgets of the society and so […]

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Memorandum of Association and Ultra Vires clauses under Companies Act 2013

Introduction: The above-mentioned topic which is discussed below has great importance for the individuals who are willing to form a company under the Companies Act, 2013. This article discusses the Memorandum of Association and Ultra Vires clauses under the Companies Act, 2013. Memorandum of Association means a legal document of the company which contains specific […]

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Laws Regulating Pets in Housing Societies and Apartment Associations in West Bengal and Kolkata

Introduction: It has been seen in many ancient cultures that animals are domesticated for their need and this concept has given mankind to keeping pets at their home. Nowadays, having pets has different meanings attached to it and they even avoid loneliness. Human beings develop an intense emotional bond with the pets and such pets […]

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Compensation to Buyer for Delay in Handing over Possession by Promoter or Builder in West Bengal and Kolkata

Introduction: A very interesting topic has been discussed here about compensation to the buyer for delay in handing over possession by promoter or builder in West Bengal and Kolkata. An effort has been made to put the related provisions at one place and explain the topic in a simple language as possible. Due to increasing […]

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How to Recover Transfer Fees Obtained Illegally by Cooperative Housing Societies in West Bengal

Introduction: This is a vast topic to be discussed here. Nowadays we find that there are many cases related to the recovery of the transfer fees which is obtained illegally by the Co-operative Housing Societies in West Bengal. If any Co-operative Housing Societies in West Bengal gains any transfer fees illegally from an individual who […]

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Legal Remedies if Builder Fails to Complete Project and hand over Possession in West Bengal

Introduction: Undoubtedly, one of the most stressful things is to buy a property which is under construction, and the possession procedure is totally uncertain. Although builders often make high claims about the initial grant of occupancy, and often sample houses are ready to tempt you to a certain amount of promise, the wait is often […]

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How to retrieve property lost due to default in payment of loans

Introduction: People take home loans, education loans and many other types of loans. The creditor lends the money and the debtor borrows the money from the creditor.  There are many people who take out their property mortgages and get loans from banks.But many a time, due to financial crisis, they are not able to pay […]

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Real estate obligations and liabilities for promoters and developers under RERA

Introduction: It is mandatory for a promoterto register under the RERA Act, and each project must be registered with the RERA. To protect the interests of consumers, the law imposes various obligations and liabilities on the promoters and developers to ensure fairness and transparency in case of dealings with genuine buyers.“Promoter is the person who […]

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Do Revenue Record Entries confer Title to a Property in India

Introduction: Revenue record entries do not confer title to a property in India. These entries enable an individual in whose favour mutation is recorded to give the land revenue. These types of issues have been seen in many cases and some of the cases are discussed below. Case Analysis: “The Supreme Court on October 16, […]

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Procedure for Expulsion of a member and Their Rights of the Co-operative Housing Society

Introduction: There are different procedures to expel a member from the Co-operative Housing Society and the members also have some rights to defend themselves when they are expelled by the authority. There are few Rules and Provisions given below which provides for expulsion of a member and their rights under West Bengal Co-operative Societies Rules, […]

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Recourse for Apartment Owners in case Maintenance has not been done in West Bengal

Introduction: There is less number of lands as compared to the population of our country so many builders and developers have come forward to solve this problem by providing flats or apartments to the people. When the builders hand over the flats or apartments to the residents they are in charge of maintenance of apartment […]

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Requirements and Liabilities of Surrogate Mother and Intending Couple in Surrogacy

Introduction: The Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill was passed in the year 2019 in the Lok Sabha and this bill was introduced by the Minister of Health and Family Welfare. This bill says that when a woman gives birth to child for an intending couple, she must hand over the child to the intending couple. Regulation of […]

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How to file online police complaint in West Bengal

Introduction: Generally speaking, FIR means the First Information Report. It is made when police receive information about a criminal offence. Usually, it is a complaint made by the victim of a cognizable crime or by relatives, friends or known person on behalf of the victim person, but anyone can make such report orally or in […]

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When does a Person Have Possessory Title over Property in India

Introduction: Any individual who has no deeds to show his ownership of a land but holds the land or property of another person for long period legally then he or she can inherit the property or can get ownership of the property according to the law and which is referred as possessory title. The Supreme […]

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New Changes Inserted to the West Bengal Thika Tenancy (Acquisition and Regulation) (Amendment) Act, 2019

Introduction: Meaning of Thika Tenancy: Thika tenancy is the tenancy where an individual occupies the land of a landlord by a written lease or by purchase or gift for residential, manufacturing or for business purpose. Different sections defined along with new provisions as follows: “In section 2 of the West Bengal Thika Tenancy (Acquisition and […]

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Title Insurance and the Real Estate Market in India

Introduction: Title Insurance: Title insurance is an insurance which provides indemnity to the developers or builders and the homeowners of the property which are related to the disputes in the title of the property. Types of title insurance: There are mainly two types of title insurance: Lender’s title insurance Owner’s title insurance Advantages of Title Insurance for Home […]

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Confiscation and Forfeiture of Properties in India

Introduction: Meaning of Confiscation of Property: Confiscation has been derived from the Latin word confiscare which means “to consign to the fiscus” in simple words which mean “transfer to the treasury.” It is a legal form of seizure by any public authority or government. Meaning of Forfeiture of Property: In simple words, forfeiture means the […]

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Is there any Legal Remedy if My Builder has taken Money from Me Without Completing the Building on Time in West Bengal

Introduction: Some Important Points about the Delay in Possession: Any person such as home buyer can bring action against the builders or developers if they fail to complete the building on time. There are different provisions under Indian laws such civil, criminal and consumer laws which can be used by the home buyers or any […]

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Can Property Title Be Claimed Through Adverse Possession In India

Introduction: Adverse Possession: Any person who gains title to a property of another person or individual through legal aid by actual, open, hostile and so on for a period prescribed by state law. Here, the person who is gaining the title in another person’s property excludes him from his property wholly or partly where he […]

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Can Senior Citizens Evict Children From their Property in India

Introduction: Meaning of Senior Citizen:  Any persons or individuals who are more than sixty or sixty-five years of age are considered senior citizens. In other words, any persons or individuals when crossing the age of sixty or sixty-five mostly retire from their workforce due to their ageing and they are considered as senior citizens. Senior […]

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Ten reasons why you should get your Will registered in India

Introduction: Will is a legal document so that in the absence of a particular person, the person mentioned in the Will owns all of his or her property. The person who executes the Will can withdraw or modify the document in his or her lifetime. Will is important because the document always acts as a […]

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Various Property Rights of Women in India

Introduction: According to the Indian constitution, there is no difference between men and women. In every sphere of life, women have the same and equal rights as men. In the early days, Indian women did not have any rights over the property. In contemporary society, married Indian women had limited rights to their parental property, […]

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Ten steps to sell your property in India

Introduction: How to sell a property is a prime concern for most of the sellers in India. Selling a property is not a very complicated issue, although it requires four to six months on an average to complete the whole procedure. It may take more than a year to sell a property in a low […]

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NRIs Guide for Property Registration in India

Introduction: If you are an NRI and thinking about buying a property in India, then it is very much needed for you to get the right information about the NRI property registration process in India. The better you know about property registration, the better you will be able to make decisions on it. For an […]

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Concept of Will under Muslim Law in India

Introduction: Like Hindu law, Islamic law also has different ways of transferring property. In Islamic law, a Muslim person can give his property as a gift or by means of a Will to his preferred person. After the death of a Muslim person, his or her whole property has to be divided equally to his […]

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Attachment of Property under Execution Proceeding in India

Introduction: Each and every civil suit has three stages such as:- Institution of the suit, Adjudication of suit, Implementation of the litigation. The implementation of the legal action or litigation is to put the consequences of the adjudication into action and so, this stage is known as execution. This process gives effect to the judgement […]

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What are the Conditions of Sale by Auction of Movable Property in India

Introduction: Meaning of Sale by Auction:- A sale by auction is a sale where different individual offer bids for the property and try to outbid each other. The auctioneer marks the completion of auction sale by the fall of the hammer and then the property or goods are given to the purchaser or the highest […]