Legal questions on Property Law

Land acquisition by PWD

Dear sir.. I brought a 28 decimal of land in jan 2015 after verifying/ searching the details and status of land with nearest govt land office on 10 rs court fee paper duly signed and stamp by land Reform officer. The land was mutated in july 2015 in my name. I paid taxes time to time. In 2016 we were notified by PWD that 18 decimal of land will be acquired by NHAI for national highway extension...

Gifted proporty to my granmum transferred to my dad

Hello all Before I ask a question I would like to highlight that we are a uk based family. When my grandad died 20 years ago all of my grandads proporty was divided over his children(4 daughters 1 son) and wife according to islamic law. During this same time my aunty (all 4 of them) dicided to gift there fathers proporty what they had inherited in india to there mother. They gifted...

Cancellation of booking amount

My sister had booked a flat with 2 different builders here by giving a fully refundable security deposit of 21000 each. Now due to some unforeseen circumstances we had to cancel the booking after 2 months. At the time of booking they made a lot of promises. They had promised a hassle free and swift refund in case of cancellation, however even after completing all the formalities 3+ months a...

Deposite in Dispute

The owner of the flat negotiated the price as RS 14000+ RS 2500 before I occupied the flat. Owner stated that the maintenance amount of RS 2500 has to be deposited to the society in a separate society’s account and Rent 14000 in his personal account . After 1.5 years of my occupancy the society informed me in a formal meeting that maintenance amount is RS 3000 and not RS 2500 which I paid ever...

Unnotified eviction and removal of personal property of a 15/yr tenant at will senior citizen woman

What legal action can be taken by a victim of unnotified eviction along with removal of personal property in the case of a tenant at will who was absent for travel and paying advance rent until learning from third parties that the lock had been broken and personal property removed. There are complex circumstances including a disputed change of management who changed email address and alleged t...

Help required to replace lawyer with on going cases

Hi Kanoon, I am writing on behalf of my mother, who has been the plaintiff for a family partition case since 2006. We had appointed a local lawyer and he had given vakalat first the two cases. First case is a family partition case between my mother (plaintiff) and her brother (defendent). This case have been disposed with the Sr principle civil judge delivered the judgement and the def...

Registration of FIR by police on a 29 years old mutation/sale deed

Respected Sir I am in a very peculiar and baffling situation. My grandfather bought a piece of land from Mr P in 1989 by following due course of sale deed and property registration. The mutation was successfully sanctioned on my grandfathers name. In 2015, Mr P registered an FIR (collusion) with the Economics offence wing of Delhi Police stating that sale deed is forged and he has not sig...

Compensation for delay in possession of flat

I booked a flat with a token amount of Rs 2 Lakh in Oct 2016 and subsequently agreement of sale was made on 30th Nov2016. As per sale agreement the possession of flat would be given within 04 months from the date of agreement with a grace period of 06 months. As of now (Dec 2018) only the construction of flat is ready but the amenities are not ready. Even individual energy meter, municipality w...

Looking for advice on legal validity of landlord's actions

I and around 12 other people have independently taken rooms on rent from a company ... The business of the company is to provide rental accommodations. In just over 3 months various issues have come up on the property, maintenance of which was to be taken care of them. But they haven't taken care of these issues. Moreover, there is a lot of dissonance in all the communications by the company. D...

Action against caution notice for property

Hello, I bought a property in 2001 under my name and my mother's. I paid all the money for the house through my savings and a loan from HDFC. In 2010, I got a gift deed done to transfer 50% ownership from my mother to me; so I now own 100% of the house. I have one brother. My father owned a property that we sold right before we bought this house. In 2009, I settled my brother's share from th...