4 benefits of adding spouse as co-owner when buying a house
Buying a house jointly with your spouse can save stamp duty as well as provide tax deduction
When Rahul Agarwal and Yukti Garg bought a house in Indirapuram, Ghaziabad, earlier this month, they preferred to go for joint ownership. Apart from the emotional reasons that go hand-in-hand with such decisions, the chartered accountant couple also knew the benefits of becoming the co-owners of a property. “Both of us are joint owners of the house because of several benefits that joint ownership offers," said Agarwal.