What is the process to sell Real Estate in Pakistan Law?

Sale of real estate in Pakistan normally takes place through a title document known as a Sale Deed, except in certain cases e.g. purchase of real estate in Defence Housing Authority (DHA) or in a […]

What is tax treatment of Real Estate Gains in Pakistan?

Taxation of Gains from Real Estate in Pakistan The Constitution excludes legislation on taxation of capital gains from the purview of the federal government. The income tax law has also been harmonized with these constitutional […]

What is Real Estate Investment Trust in Pakistan?

 The concept of Real Estate Investment Trust has recently been introduced in Pakistan as an incentive for real estate investment in Pakistan. Any income of such trust is exempted from tax, subject to the condition […]

What is the Law for Leases (LandLord & Tenant Law) In Pakistan?

Law for the Landlord Landlord must ensure that lease of an immovable property is executed in writing. Lease of immovable property for a period of less than a year does not require compulsory registration. However, […]

How can a company / person purchase /acquire a Real Estate in Pakistan Law?

Purchasing  a real estate in Pakistan can be atricky process due to lack of a standardised system,therefore,  a complete and thorough search in respect of title of the seller to the real estate must be […]

What is Capital Value Tax in Pakistan?

Capital Value Tax on Real Estate Related Transactions in Pakistan  A Capital value tax at the rate of 2 percent of recorded value has been levied vide Finance Act, 2006. This is applicable in urban […]