Legal questions on Property Law

Formal procedure for the surrender of tenancy rights in Chembur (Mumbai)

I am landlord of a property in Chembur area in Mumbai city, which is occupied by tenants. Below is the scenario for which I am looking for an advice: Tenant left the property in 1984. At the time of leaving, he provided in writing on a simple lined white paper stating that he wishes to surrender the tenancy to landlord for a consideration. He signed the paper affixing a revenue stamp. It was n...

Family dispute between son,wife and his mother and brother.

Hello everyone, Im married for three years and currently living with my husband. My husband is the eldest and take all financial responsibility for his mother and brother. There was a time when he used to send almost 80% of his salary abd he thought may be his mother will save some money from this. But she didnt saved a single rs. After marriage he sends only the amount they need for food med...

Khata number wrong

Hi sir/madam, X and Y were two brothers. Elder brother X solely purchased multiple plots of land bearing different khata numbers from Z through a sale deed dated 1940 and the sale deed is backed by legal necessity and due consideration. After death of X and Y, 4 sons of Y transferred a set of 3 plots of land from 2 different khata numbers purchased by X from Z to 2 sons of X through sale deed ...

Paghadi based room issue

Hi, My dad had taken Paghadi system based 1BHK room in Dombivli (West) in Jun 1993 after paying heavy deposit of 1.5lakh. At the time of payment landlord had not done registered agreement of Paghadi system and deposit of payment. But we do have rent receipt from first month till 2012. On 2012, Landlord suddenly hiked rent 3 times, so we along with other tenants of Building went to court fo...

Dispute with the builder

Hello All, My father, selected a builder in our locality for reconstruction of our home. Builder did not get into any signed agreement stating to settle things later. His main aim was to duck his tax and safety responsibilities arising because of the construction of our home. Builder did very very shoddy work and we are still facing numerous seepage and other problems. We even got the ter...

Stay order against notice 354 by BMC

Hi Sir, We need your advise and would be very helpful if you respond swiftly : We are tenants of a building in Andheri Mumbai and undergoing a very difficult situation, if you can suggest something please? Our landowner is suddenly interested in the land and building now as the rates have shot up in this area and he is asking all tenants to leave the premises with minuscule amounts of...

Fake Stay Orders.

My neighbor who has well built house was demanding to make some construction(as per his need) into my piece of land when I was constructing a shop on that land. After denying my neighbor tor that he said to stop the construction. After contacting nearest police station they take the all the matter in written and said to wait for 4 days for the orders to come and then police said tha after 4 day...

Possession or issue title on the property suite

Hello everyone, Around 3 years back, my uncle gifted a house settlement non conditional deed to my mother(his own sister). And my mother and myself jointly taken an a loan on the property using my salary documents and mortgage the gifted property to support my uncle business needs. Now my uncle is not settling the loan and claiming for the title owner of the property saying he is in possessi...

Annoying Disturbance

Dear sir, we are staying in a property where our upper neighbor is making disturbing noise which are hard to record in a phone but are from time to time ,say right from early morning . we have requested him several time to ensure it does not happen, but no avail.this is happening for past 5 month . finally we complained about it to local police yesterday, where they called him to station an...

Recovery of Dues

We have recently vacated a tenant from our house in Bangalore. This tenant was occupying the house over 3 years and was asked to leave as we were handing over the property to a property management company as we were not based in Bangalore. The tenant while leaving requested for payment of Rs1.5 lakhs as return amount from their deposit before vacating to pay the advance amount to their new ...