Court brings cheer for home buyers; says no service tax for under construction flats

Court brings cheer for home buyers; says no service tax for under construction flats

If the developer has already collected service tax, then buyers will get it refunded with 6% rate of interest by the revenue department.

Real Estate Act comes into force; how it will protect interests of home buyers

Real Estate Act comes into force; how it will protect interests of home buyers

Know how the Real Estate Act will protect interests of home buyers.

 

Real estate woes: Home buyers take legal route against builder frauds, delays

Real estate woes: Home buyers take legal route against builder frauds, delays

Home buyers are becoming emboldened to take on the might of real estate developers as they see courts, state governments, as well as the centre with its proposed real estate regulatory Bill taking a strict view on cases of cheating, fraud and delays in delivery against builders.

Real Estate Bill is a ray of hope

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Parliament nod to Real Estate Bill: How it will benefit home buyers

Parliament nod to Real Estate Bill: How it will benefit home buyers

The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill is designed to protect consumer interest, ensure efficiency in all property-related transactions, improve accountability of developers, boost transparency and attract more investments to the sector.

Big relief for home buyers! Parliament passes Real Estate Bill

Big relief for home buyers! Parliament passes Real Estate Bill

The Real Estate Bill would prohibit unaccounted money from being pumped into the sector and as now 70 percent of the money has to be deposited in bank accounts through cheques.

Real Estate Bill to be tabled in Lok Sabha today

Real Estate Bill to be tabled in Lok Sabha today

The Real Estate Bill is likely to be tabled in Lok Sabha on Tuesday for consideration and passing as only three working days are left in the first half of the Budget Session.

Real Estate Bill to be discussed in Lok Sabha today

Real Estate Bill to be discussed in Lok Sabha today

The Real Estate Bill was passed by the Rajya Sabha last week.

Know! How the Real Estate Bill will protect interests of home buyers

Know! How the Real Estate Bill will protect interests of home buyers

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Real Estate Bill: 10 key facts you should know

Real Estate Bill: 10 key facts you should know

Know the 10 Key Facts of Real Estate Bill, passed by Parliament on Tuesday.

First home buyers get Rs 50,000 more deduction on interest

First home buyers get Rs 50,000 more deduction on interest

Aiming to boost demand in realty sector, the government on Monday proposed an additional Rs 50,000 deduction on interest on loans for first home buyers and tax incentives on development of affordable housing, besides exempting REITs from dividend distribution tax.

Tax proposals for middle class: Deduction for rent payers increased to Rs 60,000; first time loan takers get Rs 50,000 rebate

Tax proposals for middle class: Deduction for rent payers increased to Rs 60,000; first time loan takers get Rs 50,000 rebate

The Finance Minister also announced deduction for additional interests of Rs.50,000 per annum for loans up to Rs.35 lakh sanctioned in 2016-17 for first time home buyers, where house costs does not exceed Rs.50 lakh.

 

Case against Unitech jolts other builders

The case against Unitech has jolted the other builders to speed up the construction of residential property and has given hopes to the home buyers.

Alleged land encroachment in Greater Noida: HC asks DM to decide representation in 3 months

Alleged land encroachment in Greater Noida: HC asks DM to decide representation in 3 months

The Allahabad High Court on Monday directed the District Magistrate of Gautam Buddh Nagar to look into allegations of encroachment of thousands of square metres of public land, spread across three villages of the district, and take an appropriate decision within three months.

Relief to Noida home buyers: Govt issues final notification demarcating ESZ around Okhla bird sanctuary

Government Wednesday issued the final notification demarcating the Eco Sensitive Zone (ESZ) around Okhla bird sanctuary giving a big relief to thousands of home buyers in Noida and its vicinity as their apartments will now fall out of the new notified area.

Parl panel recommends pro-buyer measures in Real Estate Bill

A Parliamentary Committee on Thursday recommended a slew of measures favouring property buyers, which include a three-year jail term or a fine for a defaulting builder under a new law which will now cover projects of 500 sqm or eight flats.

Maharashtra govt to appoint housing regulatory body for home buyers

The Maharashtra government will soon appoint a regulatory body to safeguard interests of home buyers after the Centre gave a go ahead to the state to frame rules to implement the Housing Regulatory Bill passed by the legislature and approved by the President.

Maharashtra to appoint housing regulatory body for home buyers

Maharashtra government will soon appoint a regulatory body to safeguard interests of home buyers after the Centre gave a go ahead to the state to frame rules to implement the Housing Regulatory Bill passed by the legislature and approved by the President.

Rahul Gandhi to fight for home buyers now, may join protest against real estate bill today

Rahul Gandhi to fight for home buyers now, may join protest against real estate bill today

After waging a war against the Narendra Modi government over farmers' plight, a 'combative' Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is now gearing up to address concerns of thousands of home buyers in the National Capital Region.

Rahul meets Delhi-NCR home buyers', slams Modi govt's Real Estate Bill

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday vowed to support the aggrieved middle class home buyers who have been facing serious issues relating to trust deficit from builders including untimely delivery of housing projects.