The case successfully reviewed the complaints of the applicants, who were bona fide purchasers, that the decisions to evict them from the apartment, which they acquired from persons who do not have rights to them, however, the applicants were not aware of when concluding the sale agreement the rights. The case has violated the requirements of Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (protection of property).
In 2016, complainants were assisted in preparing applications. Subsequently, the applications were merged and communicated to the Russian Federation.
In their complaints, the claimants (three people), who were bona fide purchasers, complained that the decision to evict them from the apartment, which they had acquired from persons without rights to them, however, the claimants were not aware of this when concluding the purchase agreement , violate their rights.
On May 15, 2018, the European Court unanimously ruled that in this case the authorities violated the requirements of Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 to the Convention (protection of property), and ordered the respondent state to pay each applicant 1,000 euros in compensation.
ECHR judgment of May 15, 2018 in the case of Titova and Others v. Russia (applications N 4919/16, 16430/16 and 39274/16).