Legal questions on Property Law

Can running a dental clinic and pathology collection center be called as commercial activities?

I have a residential property, a bungalow with a outhouse. I was running my dental clinic in the outhouse since 2001 with proper permission from the society. My parents occupied the bungalow that time. After my parents passed away in December 2020, my brother and me are the legal heir. I shifted my clinic inside the house to bigger space in January 2022, leaving one room for residential use wit...

Land classification

I approached DTCP in Tamil Nadu to get approval for my existing building, they rejected my application with reply of Land classification in revenue record is Wetland, so must get NOC from District Collector. I argued with officer that there's no agriculture in my village and its coastal salt area, and Tamil Nadu registration department details showing land classification is RESIDENTIAL CLASS 2 ...

What action I can take if nieghbour is over occupying the common corridoor area

Couple of months back, we have bad argument happened with our neighbour. Argument was over a small incident that neighbour is always keen to over occupy(block) the common corridor (only path to our flat). When I objected, the lady kept her iron door opened covering half corridor. Then on one weekend it got more huge and we ended up putting a police complaint since the neighbour lady got violent...

Property Tax

In March 2021 I purchased a resale flat. I came to know that builder as not submitted the completion certificate later on he submitted that the completion of building is done in the year 2018. So I have received a propert tax with my name for 4 years i.e from 2018 to 2022 but I am eligible for one year i.e 2022 and from whom I purchased the tax he needs to be paid tax for the year 2018 to 2021....

Pathway to Access Panchayat Road

Dear Sir, My Grandmother had a 10 cents of land, which was partitioned into 7 cent and 3 cent for my Mother and Aunt respectively back in 2015. The entire property was given to my ancestors as "Kudikidappu" by a landlord years ago. Our 10 cent is sorrounded by the landlord's property. We are using their land to access the Panchayat Public Road Since many years. Now the late landlord's Successo...

We are living from more than 50 year

Dear sir/ma'am, We are living from more than 50 years & above in Mumbai Suburban city .Due to 1975 law we paid rent to Government and the government stop the rent as it was pagdi system .Our room is not in condition to stay as we want to renovate the room and we had approached to our landlord for this he claim.that you are renter had you have to pay rent in this year in pandemic he had send us...

मृत्युपत्र

हॅलो सर/मॅडम माझ्या वडिलांनी माझ्या भावाच्या नावावर शेत जमिनीचे मृत्युपत्र केले आहे.पण ती जमीन माझ्या वडिलांना कूळ कायदा 43 नुसार भेटली आहे.तर कुळाच्या जमिनीचे मृत्युपत्र करता येते का? २) मी रेव्हेन्यू कोर्ट मधे केस दाखल केली आहे तर तहसीलदार आणि उपविभागीय अधिकारी उस्मानाबाद यांनी माझ्या भावाला probate दाखल करून सिद्ध करून घ्या असा निकाल दिला.पण त्याचा वकील यांनी असे म्हंटले की probate फक्त मु...

Sale post Registered Will

We purchased a property via Sale Deed in 2014 at Delhi. The Property structure is G+2. The owner wrote a registered will in favour of his 3 sons where Son 1 gets Gr Floor, Son 2 gets 1st flr and Son 3 gets 2nd Flr. It was also mentioned in the will that before any son sells his property, 1st he will offer the property as per market rates to his brothers and if they are not interested to purc...

For landlord : Giving free rent / discounts

As a landlord, I am considering the option of giving temporary rental discounts for a new tenant (instead of a lower monthly rent) and wish to know if there is any legal risk, and how to draft the clause (same agreement or separate addendum) Context =========== Since Covid many big cities saw exodus of tenants, and I've seen this to be a common way for owners (in other countries, eg USA) t...

Parking blocked by residents of society

I had not been allowed to park my car in the society inspite of my repeated requests. Also the society is biased towards flat owner not all are treated equally. I had also informed the secretary of the apartment that if I'm not allowed to park my car then I will not be paying maintenance. My flat was empty then. I did not pay maintenance for further 3 months. Later when I started parking I'm pa...

Landlord not issuing Rent Bill since 10 years

We have been staying in a rented flat since 20 years, the building was purchased by a new owner who decided to demolish the existing one (only one floor) and build a new one (five floors). Since, we moved into the building (post getting rebuilt), the landlord increased our rent to five times the existing rent, matching the rent with the new tenants. We disagreed which led to the landlord not...

Landlord has deducted arbitrary amount from security deposit

I was living in a fully furnished rented 1bhk flat in Dahisar Mumbai with Rs 17.5k rent and Rs 80k security deposit. I have vacated the flat but my landlady has deducted arbitrary amounts in name of appliances repair and deep cleaning etc as I didn't agree to renew rental agreement with 10 percent rent hike and chose to move out. 1. She has charged Rs 3500 for deep cleaning even though she ha...

Layout approved road legal rights

Dear Sir/Madam, Good day I am having 15000 square feet of housing site classified as a housing site. The site is surrounded by buildings on three sides (North, South, and West). The 24 feet road (entranceway) to the site is from the east. The road to the site is now layout approved. The layout plan approval is given by the panchayat union commissioner in 1993. The owner of the layout pl...

Exuberant interest on property

I've booked an apartment in affordable housing in august 2019, and the possession of the apartment was promised by December 2019. Due to Covid19 breakdown, the possession got delayed and even I was not able to pay the installment amount on time. Due to non payment my apartment allotment got cancelled. Upon request from the Management of the builder team, the unit was reallocated to me after I p...

Mental Torturing & not allowing to finish work for property boundaries to my Father (Senior Citizen)

Sir, My father having 69 years of age, required to complete the works of boundaries of his property (which is two meter height than the second party property level), there are two parties are sharing our boundaries, First party don't have any issues and second party claiming a 3 foot pathway is existing there. If they required a pathway, the other side of the property having another pathway. M...

Gift deed appeared after 10 years of purchase a plot but was not mutated after the purchase

A plot of 1400spft bought by my father in 1996 but he did not mutated it then and we have the possession of the plot science than. The plot was bought from person X. But by 2017 when my father visited the circle office to mutate the plot, he surprised to know that the plot is already mutated with a gift deed registered in 2007. Which we were unaware until 2017. The gift deed is in the name of p...

Society Maintenance Payment dues

We are living in a apartment which is 2 years old in Bangalore. First year, Developer/Builder collected the maintenance and maintained the society by collecting the maintenance fund from all owners including the Ex. Land lords allotted flats. The second year, Association was formed with consent from majority flat owners. On 2nd year, some of the Ex. Land Lords not paid the maintenance fund even...

Transfer of property from son to father

My father has done everything for my brother and his wife's who lives in Bhopal Madhya Pradesh to make them settle financially. After their marriage my father gave many of their house installment from his pension. After my brother job's gone,my father invested all his savings and pension to bought him a commercial shop. And many more such thing spend on brother and his wife. His biggest mist...

मेरे द्वारा बनाई जा रही वसीयत बनाने में लीगल एडवाइस

मेरे पास एक भवन एवं एक दुकान वसीयत के माध्यम से मुझे अपने पिताजी के स्वर्गवास पश्चात मिली हैं, जिस वसीयत को मेने प्रोबेट करा लिए था I मेरे परिवार में मेरी पत्नी का स्वर्गवास हो चूका है, और में भी वृद्धावस्था की ओर हुI मेरी एक शादीसुदा पुत्री एवं एक शादीसुदा पुत्र हैं, यही मेरा परिवार हैI अब में एक वसीयत बनाना चाहता हुI उसमे आप मेरी मदद करे - 1.चूँकि यह सम्पत्ति मेरे पिताजी को उनके पिताजी स...

Rent not paid for long now

Hello, Our project of SRA started 7 years ago and till now the building is not complete and he said he will handover the possession this year anyhow. My issue is not with possession but he to pay outstanding rent of around 4 to 5 lakhs to me. In total around 3 crore to the everyone in the society.. He gave us part payment of rupees 4 lakh last year, and now still owes me 4 to 5 lakh. Whe...