Section 47 - Transfer by co-owners of share in common property : Transfer of Property Act, 1882
What is Transfer by co-owners of share in common property?
Section 47 of Transfer of Property Act, 1882
Section 47 of Transfer of Property Act 1882 : "Transfer by
co-owners of share in common property"
47. Where several co-owners of immovable property
transfer a share therein without specifying that the
transfer is to take effect on any particular share
or shares of the transferors, the transfer, as among
such transferors, takes effect on such shares
equally where the shares were equal, and, where they
were unequal, proportionately to the extent of such
A, the owner of an eight-anna share, and B and C, each the owner
of a four-anna share, in mauza Sultanpur, transfer a two-anna
share in the mauza to D, without specifying from which of their
several shares the transfer is made. To give effect to the
transfer one-anna share is taken from the share of A, and half
an anna share from each of the shares of B and C.