Case Update: Court of Appeal Confirms Delivery of Vacant Possession Calculated from Date of Agreement

The Court of Appeal issued its grounds of judgment dated 20 August 2019 forĀ GJH Avenue Sdn Bhd v Tribunal Tuntutan Pembeli Rumah & 2 Others. The case has essentially decided that the Tribunal of Homebuyer Claims should have applied the plain language of the Schedule G format of sale and purchase agreements under the Housing Development laws. Delivery of vacant possession is to be calculated from the date of the agreement and not from the date of the payment of the booking fee.

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