Rent Matters

  • Ejectment of tenant

  • Fixation of fair rent

  • Recovery of rent amount

  • Registration of rent deeds

  • Rent Appeals

What is the law for lease (land lord & Tenant Law) in pakistan

Law for the owner of property

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The lease of an immovable property like house, commercial building etc must be executed in writing form.
If the tenant refuses to pay rent, the landlord has a right to terminate the lease. If the tenant refuses to vacate the premises the landlord may file an ejectment petition before rent controller.

Law for the Tenant

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Tenant must ensure that he makes payment of the rent either through a crossed cheque, or where payment is made through some other mode, then a receipt must be obtained from the landlord. In case the landlord unlawfully attempts to evict the tenant, the tenant may file a petition before rent controller in addition to availing other legal remedies as advised by his counsel.