Ahemdabad, known for its cultural heritage and education institutions is developing at a fast pace and thus attracting many corporates and youth of India. With progress come new challenges, one of which could be legal issues related to property (commercial or residential). With one of the largest database of wide range of real estate and property lawyers, Helpline Law is committed in helping you find the right solution at right level with right price. Our database comprises of lawyers with decades of experience in all aspects of property law including real estate acquisition for the purposes of residential / commercial development, SEZs, townships, hospitality, affordable housing, healthcare, education, information technology / industrial parks, etc., investments / financing in the real estate sector, and dispute resolution services. Their in-depth knowledge and understanding of local legal and regulatory framework enables them to provide cost-effective, practical and commercial advice, while ensuring legal compliance.
Some of the specialized services offered by the real estate lawyer are:
In addition to the above, lawyers also provides dispute resolution services, which includes regional and multi-jurisdictional litigation and arbitration, as well as other forms of alternative dispute resolution and associated legal services.
Various laws that govern the Real Estate sector:
We have the Transfer of Property Act, which deals with both movable and immovable property, and the Indian Easements Act, both effective from 1882; the Registration Act, again which is old from 1908; the Slum Areas (Improvement and Clearance) Act which was passed in 1956, and the not so old Environment (Protection) Act 1986 and the Forest (Conservation) Act of 1980; and then the very recent Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act of 2013, and Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act 2016 and the Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Amendment Act, which came into effect on 1st November 2016; and the Indian Stamp Act 1899 which is also old but has been amended several times by various States; and the Special Economic Zones Act of 2005. And of course there are other municipal and local laws.
What is the Real Estate Regulatory Act?
Due to constant increase in number of complaints by the real estate stake holders and lack of proper regulatory system, the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 was passed in March, 2016 and made effective from 1st May, 2016. The objective was to promote real estate sector and to ensure that the sale of plot, apartment or building, or real estate project happens in an efficient and transparent manner protecting the interest of consumers. RERA aims to address issues like delay in transfer of possession, dispute over prices, quality of construction and the construction material etc.
Hierarchy of Tribunals and Courts under RERA:
Hierarchy of Courts in India handling property dispute related matters:
Address of Tribunals & Courts in Ahemdabad for processing real estate/property appeals:
|Gujarat RERA||Address: Gujarat Real Estate Regulatory Authority 5th floor, Gujarat Housing Board|
Pragati Nagar, Naranpura, Ahmedabad - 380013, India
|City Civil Court Ahmedabad||Address: Old High Ct Rd, Shreyas Colony, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad, Gujarat-380014, India|
|High Court of Gujarat||Address: Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway, Sola, Ahmedabad, Gujarat-380060, India|
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