J&K govt tells officers to register all real estate projects with RERA


Mubashir Alam

Srinagar, Feb 24 : In a significant move, the Jammu & Kashmir government has told officers to register all real estate projects with the Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA).

As per news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), the Jammu & Kashmir Housing & Urban Development Department has directed all the administrative secretaries/heads of departments/managing directors of public sector undertakings/corporations to register all real estate projects, new and ongoing, with Jammu & Kashmir Real Estate Authority (RERA) before any work is started as per the Jammu & Kashmir Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Rules, 2020.

The directive has been issued in the wake of RERA commencing its functioning in J&K. The RERA started its functioning from January 18, 2024 after Satish Chandra, former IAS officer, was appointed as its head.

The Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) has been set-up in J&K for regulation of the real estate sector and adjudication of disputes primarily between home buyers and developers.

The RERA has been set-up under the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act- a law enacted by the Parliament in 2016 to address the concerns and grievances of real estate developers, home buyers and other stakeholders.

Other states and UTs have also set-up RERAs—(KNO)


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