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Occupancy Certificate and Partial Occupancy Certificate – All you need to know

When one purchases property to move into, or for investment purposes, its pros and cons come along with it. Formalities need to be completed and documents, such as an occupancy certificate or a partial occupancy certificate, need

5 Things you Should ask your Real Estate Agent Before Zeroing your Apartment

Be smart, question your real estate agent before buying a apartment and stay worry free  Owning a home is like a dream come true as the property squeeze has forced many prospective buyers to look at a

Land Patta And Its Importance As A Legal Document

Land patta is a legal document that states that the person in whose name it is registered is the owner of the land. The revenue record is maintained at the office of the concerned Tahsildar, and is

How To Draft A Simple Rental Agreement

A rental agreement is a legal document drawn out between an owner and the tenants. It lays down the terms and conditions which determine the relationship between the landlord and the tenants. Here are some important points

All You Need To Know About Service Tax On Apartments

The Union Budget for the fiscal year 2012-13 has raised the service tax on apartments to 12.36 % from the proposed 10.3% in the 2010 Union Budget. The new service tax is applicable to building constructions including

Guide to Buying a Property in Bangalore from a Legal Perspective

This a guest post from Mr. Satish of dbs Legal Solutions in Bangalore. “BE DELIGENT BEFORE BECOMING A LITIGANT” Once you decide to buy your dream house or any commercial property, there are many documents you need

Indian Flag Code – Hoisting The Tricolour In Your Apartment Complex

Come Republic Day or Independence Day, the members of every apartment complex will organize an Indian flag hoisting ceremony – Here’s a brief synopsis of the Indian flag hoisting rules so that you celebrate the day the

Know Your Home Insurance Clauses When Buying An Apartment

During the process of buying an apartment, you’ll encounter many new aspects like applying for home insurance. If you have absolutely no idea on what home insurance is and what it covers, you need not worry –

Andhra Pradesh Apartment Ownership Act – Know Your Legal Terms

When you purchase an apartment in Andhra Pradesh, regardless of whether you’re buying an apartment in Hyderabad or in Visakhapatnam, you’ll need to know all the terms and legalities involved in the Andhra Pradesh Apartment Ownership Act

What Apartment Owners Association Rules State About Running Small Businesses From Home

If you have a potential business idea or service that you want to try out in mind, it is always wise to consult the managing committee in your apartment association well in advance. Having a small chat