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7
Jun

How to partition the property passed on through a will?

It isn’t very difficult to secure a patta for the property that is passed through a will. In the absence of any will, the property of the deceased person is divided among the family members. In order to secure their patta, the family members would ...Read more

29
May

How to draft a will?

A will is valid only if it is drafted using the following rules. The registered will is always preferred over an unregistered one since the former can be contested in a court of law in case there is any discrepancy in the property details or the tran...Read more

22
May

Read this before you mortgage your property

For the purpose of mortgaging the property, you can either go for a written and signed document or a registered document. But in both the cases, the document must clearly state the details such as the payback period, interest rate, penalty for intere...Read more

18
Jan

Here is how to ensure the safety of your land

The actual buying and registration of the property must be preceded by a visit to the registration office and revenue office. The buyer must verify all the related documents such as the sale deed, encumbrance certificate, patta, chitta, adangal and F...Read more

10
Jan

Things to know before buying a land?

Unless the purpose to investment is clear in the mind of the buyer, the deal won’t turn out to be profitable. When the land is being bought to construct the home or to save for the child’s future, would play a major role in identifying the approp...Read more

4
Jan

How to identify if the property is approved or unapproved

Before the final purchase is made, the buyer must find out –

  1. Is it an approved property?
  2. If yes, which authority approved it?
DTCP and CMDA are the two authorities that can approve a property. An authority ask...Read more

23
Dec

Don’t forget to take these documents from the seller

You must procure the ‘parent documents’ from the seller at the time of the registration. These documents carry all the details related to the property’s ownership over the past 30 years. If the seller holds a patta for the particular property, ...Read more

13
Dec

Power of Attorney

The term ‘Power Of Attorney’ is an authority given by an instrument by one person, called as the donor  authorizing another person, called agent to act on his behalf. ‘Power of Attorney’ is a document using which the donor can authorize a...Read more

8
Dec

Some advice to non-resident Indians

Any NRI can legally buy a home, commercial building or land approved by the Government in India, but they can’t purchase any agricultural land or farm house. If the NRI or PIO person isn’t able to come to India personally, he can use the power of...Read more

2
Dec

Some advice to non-resident Indians

Any NRI can legally buy a home, commercial building or land approved by the Government in India, but they can’t purchase any agricultural land or farm house. If the NRI or PIO person isn’t able to come to India personally, he can use the power of...Read more