The applicants successfully complained about the fact that they were evicted from the apartment. The case violated the requirements of Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights.
In 2015, the applicants were assisted in preparing the аpplication. Subsequently, the аpplication was communicated to the Russian Federation.
In their complaint, two applicants (husband and wife) who were bona fide purchasers complained that they had been evicted from the apartment that they had bought in the name of the wife from a person who did not have rights to it, but this was not known to the applicants when conclusion of the contract of sale.
On 26 September 2017, on a complaint lodged by the applicants, the Court unanimously held that in the present case the Government violated the requirements of Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 to the Convention (the right to protection of property) against the applicant and ordered the respondent State to pay the applicant 5,000 euro in respect of non-pecuniary damage.
The ECHR judgment of 26 September 2017 on the case "Dzhantayev and Yakubova v. Russia" (аpplication No. 25675/15).