Legal questions on Property Law

Advance Payment Refund - Rented Apartment

Hi, The agreement with my landlord ended on 23rd April, 2014. On 10th April 2014, I gave him a notice that I will vacate the flat on 30th April to which he agreed. The agreement has 3 clauses which are as below: 1. That if the Licensee fails and/or referees to give peaceful vacant possession of the portion mentioned in the schedule herein below on or before the licensee shall be liable to...

Second car parking charges

I live in an apartment in chennai. Builder has provided single car parking. Recently i bought a second car. We were parking it in an open space in the apartment. There are many two wheelers in our apartment that are being parked in common space causing hindrance. The association has now said that they will charge Rs 1500 each month for the second car. This was not done through a general body ...

Possessing property without registration

A close friend of mine is in possession of a residential property. His father purchased the said property more than thirty years back paying then agreed amount (total and full) and getting Agreement-cum-Attorney registered. Later his father got the house assessed, and started paying House/ Sewer/ Water Tax, Electricity Bill etc and also got the extension/ modification map approved by the concer...

Succession through will

• Mr. A, a Hindu male, bequeathed his self acquired house property in Chennai, South India through a registered WILL in favour of his only child/only daughter Mrs. B conferring absolute rights on her. • Subsequent to the death of A the WILL was probated. • B is having 4 daughters and only son S. All the 5 children of B are married. B’s husband died. • B is still alive as on date (April 20...

Property matter

My father and Uncle (father's elder brother) had jointly purchased a flat and the agreement is having both names in the year 1966. The share certificate is showing only my Uncle's name. Both the brothers have expired. The conveyance deed of the society is showing both names. Now the society is denying the right of half ownership to my mother. The society says that they will consider the name me...

Agreement for sale

sir, we have two agreement for sale for 2 flats in an incomplete building, one agreement is registered whereis one agreement is non registered simply made on a single 100/- stamp paper, both the flats full payment has been made and receipt issued by the builder and possession was handed over in 1998 itself, the builder did not complete the building and passed away without and legal heirs to ...

Property matter

There was 1521 Sq mts agriculture land of Bhatkar and my father was in possession since 1977 and his name was entered in Other right coloumn. In the year 2008 I approached to Bhatkar and I told I want to construct the house and I want to purchase some part of that property. He orally give permission to constrcut the house. Now in the year 2013 he filed a case before Dy collector Mapusa Goa that...

removal of deceased person's name from property papers

sir, I have a query about a property my uncle has left behind. Considering my uncle to be ‘A’ , I have presented the case. Kindly read through and guide me. • ‘A’ buys property such that primary holder is wife , secondary holder is younger brother and third is self. • When the property is bought , ‘A’ has no issues and his younger brother too not married. • ‘A’s brother not contributed any ...

Cancelation of un conditional gift settlement

Dear Sir, my husband is gave the house that we are residing now as gift settlement (unconditional) and cancelled it after 6 six months. the gift was registered and the EC showed by name too. i gave the relevant forms for change of name in the tax office and was waiting for the name transfer order to pay the tax. the house was given as settlement in june and the name transfer order was sanction...

Rent while vacating house

I have given 45 days notice to my landlord for vacating the house and the 45 days are getting over on 18th of this month, when I'm planning to vacate. I'm ready to pay him broken period rent till 18th APril however he is insiting to pay the rent for the entire month citingthe rent agreement. on reading the rent agreement, I could not find any clause as such. He is not asking to go to lawyer/cou...