by Lochan Yadav
What is a Carpet Area?
An area that can be covered by carpet or net usable area is called a carpet area. The carpet area is the distance between the inner walls. Common areas such as lift, lobby, etc. are not included under the carpet area.
According to Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA), Carpet area means the net usable floor area of an apartment, excluding the area covered by the external walls, areas under services shafts, exclusive balcony or verandah area and exclusive open terrace area, but includes the area covered by the internal partition walls of the apartment.
What is covered under the carpet area?
Balconies within the house
The staircase within the house, etc.
What is not covered under the carpet area?
External and internal walls