We have a dedicated team of Associates for NRI customers as they have unique set of queries/questions when buying property. The team is trained on RBI laws as well as other legal aspects of NRIs buying property in India. They bring along substantial experience of consulting NRI customers on property purchase in India. We help you with a reliable, transparent and hassle free transaction and ensure that your money is safe and is in right hands.
» Am I an NRI?
Under the Foreign Exchange Regulation Act of 1973, Non-Resident Indians are:
» Who is a foreign citizen of Indian Origin?
- Indian citizens who stay abroad for employment or carrying on
business or vocation outside India or for any other purpose in
circumstances indicating an indefinite period of stay abroad; OR
- Government servants who are posted abroad on duty with the Indian
missions and similar other agencies set up abroad by the Government of
India where the officials draw their salaries out of Government
- Government servants deputed abroad on assignments with foreign
Governments or regional/international agencies like the World Bank,
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Health Organisation (WHO),
Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) OR
- Officials of the State Government and Public Sector Undertakings
deputed abroad on temporary assignments or posted to their branches or
A foreign citizen is deemed to be of Indian Origin if : i) he held an
Indian Passport at any time or ii) he or his father or paternal grand
father was a citizen of India by virtue of the Constitution of India or
the Citizenship Act, 1955. However this does not apply to citizens of
Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Bhutan, Sri Lanka or Nepal
» What is the difference between carpet area, built-up and super built-up area?
The area of an apartment or building, not inclusive of the area of the
walls is known as carpet area. This is the area that is actually used
and in which a carpet can be laid. When the area of the walls including
the balcony is calculated along with the carpet area, it is known as
built-up area. The built-up area along with the area under common
spaces like lobby, lifts, stairs, garden and swimming pool is called
super built-up area.