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Compare builder agreement with your state's model deal: Analysts

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Sanjay Kumar Singh
The Supreme Court recently asked the Centre to draft a model builder-buyer agreement that states can adopt. The agreements that developers currently get buyers to sign are lopsided at times. Before a model agreement is put in place and, more importantly, can be enforced rigorously, it is up to buyers themselves to avoid signing on the dotted line of a lopsided agreement.

The builder-buyer agreement is a document where the terms and conditions of the transaction, and the rights and obligations of both the developer and the buyer, are spelt out.

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First Published: Jan 20 2022 | 3:11 AM IST

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