What is a Survey Number and Hissa Number in Karnataka?

Who does Land Surveys in Karnataka? The Karnataka Survey Department is responsible for performing surveys of all land in Karnataka. Why is Land Survey done? A Land Survey is undertaken so that the government can have a record of the location, the shape and ownership information of each piece of land in Karnataka. This record […]

What is a BDA Lease-Cum-Sale Agreement?

What does the BDA do? The BDA was established in 1976 and since then is the organization that is responsible for the planned growth of Bangalore City proper. It ensures that the development of Bangalore City is happening in an orderly manner. What types of developments does the BDA undertake? The BDA undertakes many types […]

What is Sakala in Bangalore?

What is Sakala in Bangalore? Sakala which is pronounced “Sa-Kaala” is the name given by the Karnataka Government to its new effort to provide government services in an fast and efficient manner to its citizens. Which real-estate services are covered under this drive? While the Sakala drive covers services that span many government departments, following […]

Akrama Sakrama in Bangalore – Impact on Real Estate

What is the impact of Akrama-Sakrama on Bangalore’s Real Estate market? The impact of Akrama-Sakrama on Bangalore’s Real Estate market can be analysed by looking at two time-frames: a. Short-term Impact b. Long-term Impact What is the Short-term impact of Akrama-Sakrama on Buyers and Sellers in Bangalore’s Real Estate Market? Akrama Sakrama seeks to regularise […]

Top 15 Real Estate Problems in Bangalore Buyers Should be Aware of

Here are the top 15 Real Estate problems you should be aware of when purchasing a property in Bangalore: Seller does not own the property. Fake Title Deeds produced You pay the advance for a property based on Title Deeds that the Seller shows. The documents are fake and the seller does not own the […]