Don’t buy a property through...
Transfer of lease deed: Transfer of lease deed is valid only when the landowning agency allows the lessee to further execute such a deed. Without permission of the owner, the lessee can’t transfer the lease to another party
GPA/ATS/will: After the Supreme Court judgment on October 11, 2011, people should not buy any leasehold DDA apartment through general power of attorney, agreement to sell and will because DDA will not honour such documents. Then, conversion from leasehold to freehold will not be done
Manipulating khasra number: Realty experts say that a number of homebuyers are manipulating khasra (identification) number to avoid penalty and get their property registered. Buying such properties is risky
Notarised GPA: Any transfer of property through notarised general power of attorney is illegal in Delhi. It doesn’t confer any rights on a homebuyer. This mode of sale is quite prevalent in unauthorised colonies in Delhi
Unregistered documents: If a property transaction takes place without the said transaction being registered at a sub-registrar’s office, its validity can be questioned. Always remember that the land/apartment registration is a deed of transaction and not registration of title