Property Legal Matter

The ownership of property is governed by Indian Property Act, Indian Contract Act and Indian Succession Act. The wealth & estate of individual is governed by Indian Succession Act, Hindu Succession Act, Mohammad law. The inherited property will devolve upon husband or wife and their children according to the rules provided under the act whereas the individual person make a Will to pass on the property as per his desire. The devolution of the property is guided by the personal law but if there is a will it has to be probated from the court to get the letter of administration or succession certificate. The property of the deceased person can also be transferred in favor of legal heirs by filing heirship application before the court.