In a scenario where property prices have skyrocketed and fallen and there is danger in real estate investment, its natural to feel concerned about the process of transfer of property deed. To begin with, your inability to travel for varied reasons, patchy information, illegal steps and other unforeseen constraints may hamper things for you. If you are a non resident Indian, then you may be justified in having reservation about the whole process and what it entails. There is also the added concern that your property may be transferred to a third party via illegal means. In some cases people have been duped by close relatives in property matters. How would you prevent that?